Sunday, September 2, 2012

Let's talk about Multiprotocol Label Switching or MPLS

You have no idea what that is about right? Well, if you do have an idea then welcome to the league of new age networking gurus! Yeah, frankly, normal technology folks don't care about stuffs like these. Only a real geek will take time to learn this!

Let's get some history brought up. When the networking concept was introduced, computers were basically connected to one central hub and it thus formed point to point network. Experts then worked hard on an effective solution to address the problem of non-balance of nodes of the network. If one's down then there is a problem. Thus, MPLS Networks were formed (that's the title of this article) to accomodate all the nodes in an always-connected network. Too much technical terms will confuse one's mind here. In all, every large sized network can have MPLS switching done so as to ensure continuous availability for internodal realtime communications. So, if you are a business owner or you know some business who will need to ensure MPLS - get some MPLS Providers quotes online and let them flow!

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