This is the fourth question in a series of OEQs. The answer to the third question has been added to the post.

Fourth question:

What is the 802.3ad standard, and what is its purpose?

Please post answers in the comments (without Googling)!

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802.3ad is better known as LACP. It is an IEEE link aggregation (aka etherchannel) protocol.



Colby Glass has been in IT since 2002. He is currently a Systems Engineer (presales) with a Cisco Gold partner and holds the CCNP R/S, CCNP DC, CCDP, CCIP, JNCIA-ER.

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