Connection - oriented networking advantages - Networking

Q.  Which of the following is / are the advantages of connection - oriented networking?
- Published on 27 Aug 15

a. Quality of service
b. No Priority service
c. Bandwidth utilization
d. All of the above

ANSWER: All of the above


  • Prajakta Pandit   -Posted on 21 Oct 15

    - The connection oriented services establish a dedicated connection.

    - The establishment of connection may take place on the physical level or logical level.

    - This type of connection establishment needs some kind of signaling and some form of resources reservation such as, bandwidth.

    - After the connection establishment, the actual data transfer will take place and after the exchange of data the connection is cleared or broken.

    - A connection oriented service is also called as 'reliable' network service.

    - The connection oriented services are reliable because there is a minimization of data loss and retransmission of lost bits is possible.

    - It is guaranteed that data will arrive in the same order.

    - Connection oriented services set up virtual links between end systems through a network.

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