What is router
A router is a physical or virtual device that receives analysis and moves incoming packets to another network. It is also used to convert the packets to a different network interface and drop them. It finds the fastest way to reach the destination and then proceed accordingly. A router is also work as a gateway where two or more networks interact at every point of an internet presence.
Types of router
1. Wireless router or wifi
Wifi router is used to give internet access into laptops, mobiles and other devices. The signals that are coming from your ISP can be converted by a wifi router that works as a modem and router both some time.
2. Virtual router
A virtual router is a conceptual object, which is used in a computer sharing a network as a default router.
3. Core router
Core router is a type of router which delivers packets of Internet data in a network, but it doesn't distribute the data packets between multiple different networks.
4. Edge router
The edge router is the exact opposite of the core router. Edge router distributes the Internet data packets between the multiple different networks but does not distribute the internet data packet within a network.
What is IP address
Just as your home address indicates where you live, your IP address tells your device's address. Through IP address you can connect your computer to other devices on your network and all over the world. The IP address can be in number or character. Every device that is connected to the internet contains a unique IP address.
There are two types of IP virions first one is IPv4 and the second one is IPv6
Types of IP address
- Public IP address
- Private IP address
- Static IP address
- Dynamic IP address
When you buy a new router the technician comes and set up your devices but if you are using a device you should know the basics of the devices like how to reset them, how to reboot them etc. Here we will tell you all the information about the router and IP address. Here is the list of information which we provide.
- Gives you information about how to login to the router.
- You will get all the routers brand information like what IP addresses they use into their router.
- We will help you to troubleshoot your router.
- We will tell you how you can set up your router.
- You will get to know how you can change the username and password of your router.
- By reading our articles you will know how you can reset your router.