Mikrotik roles on VLAN

Mikrotik roles on VLAN

layer 2, Routerboard, VLAN
So we already know what the VLAN is from this article, and also aware VLAN is just a layer-2 technology that enables flexibility of partitioning your network. With VLAN, you can partition your switch logically using a web or command-line interface. The next question arises, so what Mikrotik Routerboard does to support VLAN?¬†Mikrotik roles on VLAN? (more…)
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What is VLAN?

What is VLAN?

layer 2, VLAN
Ok before we talk about "what is VLAN", we already know the cool layer 2 devices, which really help us reducing collision domain. Network performance is improved and users are happy :-). most of the picture in this articles are taken from this GLC webinar. [caption id="attachment_566" align="alignnone" width="300"] Physical LAN[/caption] Up to this point (using a dumb switches), we are segmenting network based on the physical switches aka. Physical LAN - PLAN. The more segments you need, the more switches you buy, the router is used to forward traffic between LAN. Just like the picture above. (more…)
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