In this section, the following topics pertaining to VLANs will be described:
- Switch Port Types and VLAN Membership
- VLAN Numbers and Ranges
- Extended and Internal VLANs
- VLAN Trunks
- VLANs and Network Addressing
- Implementing VLANs
The integration of bridges and switches into the LAN allows administrators to segment the LAN and create multiple collision domains. Unlike bridges, switches provide the additional advantage of allowing individual hosts to be connected to their own dedicated ports. This concept is referred to as microsegmentation.
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