loop topology

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Noun1.loop topology - the topology of a network whose components are serially connected in such a way that the last component is connected to the first component
network topology, topology - the configuration of a communication network
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Loop topology (as opposed to addressing) is performance challenged since the available bandwidth is shared among the nodes on a loop.
The loop topology allows a product family to be established in that a range of operating frequencies can be offered while maintaining a great deal of commonality (boards, MMICs, varactors and non-frequency dependent elements).
The MP7722 features a unique closed loop topology that provides excellent linearity with a very low THD+N of 0.
Historically, the scaling of serial device connections was accomplished by using a shared loop topology.