• सुखार्थी त्यजते विद्यं विध्यार्थी त्यजते सुखम्सु sखर्थीन: कुतॊ विद्या कुतॊ विध्यार्थीन: सुखम् ||
  • “Luxury people leave knowledge, but a student leaves Luxury No knowledge for one who seeks Luxury, No luxury for student”
  • न चोर हार्यं न च राज हार्यं न भात्रू भाज्यं न च भारकारि |व्ययं कृते वर्धत एव नित्यं विद्याधनं सर्वधनप्रधानम ||
  • Cannot be snatched away by thief, cannot be snatched away by king, Cannot be divided among brothers, Not heavy either If spent daily, it always keeps growing. The wealth of knowledge is the precious of wealth of all”

Line Configuration




Line configuration

Line configuration defines the way in which two or more devices are connected to a communication line:




Point to point configuration

A point-to-point connection provides a dedicated link between two devices as in figure.

The entire capacity of the link is reserved for transmission between two devices.

Transmission medium may be cable, microwave or satellite links.


Example:

When we change TV channels by remote control, we are establishing a point-to-point connection between the remote control and the television's control system.



Multipoint configuration

A multipoint configuration two specific devices share a single link as in figure


The capacity of the channel is shared either spatially or in time shared mode.

Related Question:

Question: Write a short note on point to point and Multipoint configuration.     [5 marks]