Posted 22 March 2006 - 07:31 AM
Switches are a good way to go, and are cheap. A switch sends data to specific locations, where as a hub sends it everywhere.
Just remember that on many switches, when you uplink it to a router, you loose the first port (the one next to the uplink). Though one of my 8 port switches uplinks using the first port; it doesn't have a seperate uplink port.
Routers within routers are more hastle than they are worth.
Good luck with your lan!
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