Which of these situations would be the best choice to network with STP?
A) A typical “cube farm”
B) A manufacturing floor
C) A home office
D) A coffee shop
E) Your new car engine
The answer: B) A manufacturing floor
Shielded Twisted Pair (STP) is best used in environments where interference may cause problems with the network signal.
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If your network isn’t wireless, then you’re using some kind of copper cable or optical fiber. In this video module, you’ll learn about twisted pair cabling, coaxial cable, plenum cable, and optical fiber.