Chapter 11. How Do I Get There from Here?

What You Will Learn

After reading this chapter, you should be able to answer the following questions:

Image What is a router?

Image What are a router’s six primary functions?

Image What are two approaches to calculating best paths?

Image Which portion of an IP address does a router use to route?

What is a routing protocol?

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