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Router Vs Layer 3 Switch Document Version 1.0.
Deepak Kumar (deepuverma@outlook.com), Call: - +91 - 8875332931 / 921401233...
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Router vs layer 3 switch

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What is Technical difference between Router and Layer 3 (L3) Switch ? What is Packet Switching difference between Router and Layer 3 Switch ?

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Router vs layer 3 switch

  1. 1. Router Vs Layer 3 Switch Document Version 1.0. Deepak Kumar (deepuverma@outlook.com), Call: - +91 - 8875332931 / 9214012330 Updated material may be found at http://www.deepuinfo.blogspot.com LinkedIn: - https://in.linkedin.com/in/engdeepak Twitter: - https://twitter.com/Deepakkhw Router Vs Layer 3 Switch:- Today this is a very common question in interview, “What is difference between Router and Layer 3 Switch?” Here, I am writing an answer – Three major and technical differences are – 1. Packet Switching :- Router, Packet switching take place using Software that runs on a Microprocessor. L3 Switch, Packet Switching performs with dedicated ASIC (Application Specific Integrated Circuits) hardware. 2. WAN Ports / Modules :- Router will offer some extra WAN port type as T1, T3, Serial etc. L3 Switch will not offer WAN ports. 3. Services :- Router will offer NAT, NetFlow and QoS Services. Switch will not offer such as services. -----------------------------End Router Vs L3 Switch Document Version 1 by Deepak Kumar ------------------------- Note: -Drop an email to get document in your inbox.

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