The characteristics of different transmission media include:
Transmission media include:
- metal conductor (typically copper - about 300 Megabits per second (Mbps))
- fibre optic (industrial glass - 940 Megabits per second (Mbps))
- wireless (wireless - 150 Megabits per second (Mbps))
An image to learn about pro's and cons about different network media
A good video, which touches more on transmission media and wireless
Some of the videos I show you don't exactly apply to our learning. This video is EXCELLENT and you should watch it many times.
These standards are used from the IB Computer Science Subject Guide
- Outline the characteristics of different transmission media.