bus topology


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bus′ topol`ogy


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Computers. an arrangement of computers on a local-area network in which each computer is connected to a central cable through which data is channeled.
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Noun1.bus topology - the topology of a network whose components are connected by a busbar
network topology, topology - the configuration of a communication network
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Thus, the bus topology has been deployed in various simple networking applications, although the total network bandwidth cannot be extended flexibly.
It also provides platform-level information on the bus topology and lets the system integrator customize the SoundWire subsystem without changing the operating system and drivers.
Bus topology is the most current topology which is used in local networks.
Vodrazka, "Application of Passive Optical Network with Optimized Bus Topology for Local Backbone Data Network", Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, vol.
These Profibus-DP encoders utilize a “daisy-chain” bus topology, with a single Profibus cable wired from the master (such as a PLC) to the first slave (device) and through each additional device on the network.