VendorLanProtocolFamily

Some vendors have created their own proprietary layer 2 protocols to exchange information that only other devices from that vendor can use.

History

The first protocol known to me was Cisco's CDP. Other vendors followed.

Protocols by vendor

Allied Telesis

Cisco

Enterasys

Extreme Networks

Foundry

Huawei

Nortel

Raptor

Discussion

VendorLanProtocolFamily (last edited 2009-01-20 12:50:10 by PelleSecurity)