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What are the advantages of packet switching compared to circuit switching?

How packet switching is more useful than circuit switching?

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mcboon

"(1) Line efficiency is greater, because a single node-to-node link can be dynamically shared by many packets over time. (2) A packet-switching network can perform data-rate conversion. Two stations of different data rates can exchange packets because each connects to its node at its proper data rate. (3) When traffic becomes heavy on a circuit-switching network, some calls are blocked; that is, the network refuses to accept additional connection requests until the load on the network decreases. On a packet-switching network, packets are still accepted, but delivery delay increases. (4) Priorities can be used. Thus, if a node has a number of packets queued for transmission, it can transmit the higher-priority packets first. These packets will therefore experience less delay than lower-priority packets."

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snehaaaa

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