What is a computer chipset?

A computer chipset is a chip which is built right into the motherboard. This chipset manages data flows between the microprocessor, memory and peripherals. Each microprocessor works with a specific chipset...

Comparison of router and bridges

Although routers and bridges are devices with are used in computer networking, there are major differences between them. Both of these networking devices operate on different layers of OSI model and both of...

Daisy chain interface

A Daisy chain is an interconnection of multiple devices which are connected in a particular sequence. It can be used to connect hard drives, CD-ROM, printers and even displays, on a single cable. It is also...

What is Thunderbolt?

Thunderbolt is a bi-directional cable which has a transfer rate of up to 10 Gbps. It can be up to three meters long and can connect up to seven devices simultaneously, if daisy chained. Intel engineers...