What dictates 10Baset, Fast Ethernet etc.. Tags: Routers Ethernet Card NICs Networking Last response: February 16, 2010 1:09 AM in Networking Share dmurray9133 February 15, 2010 7:21:20 PM I understand the differences between 10baset, Fast Ethernet etc.. but what determines if your network (work) is at one or the other? Is it the routers, NICs and cabling?? thanks More about : dictates 10baset fast ethernet | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove GhislainG February 15, 2010 11:46:07 PM It's the hub, switch or router to which the NIC is connected (assuming that the NIC is 10/100/1000 capable). | Report abuse dmurray9133 February 16, 2010 12:05:45 AM Gotcha.. In a coproate enviornment whats the best way to tell if our equipment (hubs) are broadcasting 10/100/1Gps?? | Report abuse GhislainG February 16, 2010 1:09:31 AM You can check the connection speed on servers and workstations or check the color of the lights on the Ethernet port. I haven't seen 10 Mbps in a long time. Hubs are 10 or 100 only. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Networking>What dictates 10Baset, Fast Ethernet etc..> Related ressources: Forum10BaseT Half Duplex Switch? Forum50 What is the difference between Ethernet & Fast Ethernet ForumLong run of ethernet cable vs wireless ForumSpeed Matters: How Ethernet Went From 3 Mbps to 100 Gbps … and Beyond ForumEthernet breaker Forumwhy is Token ring expensive than ethernet ForumNeed Ethernet Hub - NOT Switch ForumLAN cable: how long is "too long"? ForumGigabit network for new house ForumNetwork over powerline ForumStrange problem with Ethernet switch ForumEthernet becomes slow under WinXP? ForumRouters/Switches/ Ethernet Cards ForumXP Pro Can't Find Ethernet Printers ForumIsn\'t the overall Internet connection speeds limited to WAN speed of the router ForumWD MyBook World Edition II Speed problems ForumRouter Setup ForumI have an ip address 192 168 0 0 i want devide 10 subnetworks then what are the Forum[Solved] Picky ethernet cable ForumI shared adsl and i want to know what r they doing More resources Read discussions in other Networking categories Routers Gateways VPN LAN WAN Firewalls Cisco Netgear !