That’s not really a word

Which of these would be a common characteristic of a mesh network?

A) There are multiple links between locations

B) If the network link is broken at any location, the entire network is unavailable

C) The overall network bandwidth becomes more constrained as sites are added

D) The fastest site automatically becomes the root node

E) My network is the meshest

The answer: A) There are multiple links between locations

A mesh network connects multiple sites with each other, sometimes creating redundant or fault-tolerant connections between sites.

Want to know more? Watch “Network Topologies.”

If you’re designing a network, you’ll probably use a number of different topology types. In this video, you’ll learn the advantages and disadvantages of some common network topologies.