Ring Topology

What is Ring Topology?

Ring Topology is a networking topology in which network stations are connected along a single path whose ends are joined to form a circle. The circle might be logical only; the physical arrangement of the cabling might be starlike, with a hub or concentrator at the center. A ring network is based on a ring topology.

Ring Topology
Ring Topology

The ring topology is commonly used in the following kinds of networks:

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