FAQ-What Are the Differences Between STP, RSTP, and MSTP

Publication Date:  2015-04-30 Views:  521 Downloads:  0
Issue Description
What Are the Differences Between STP, RSTP, and MSTP?
Solution
The differences between Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP), and Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP) are as follows:

STP: only supports a single instance.

RSTP: supports fast convergence and a single instance.

MSTP: includes the advantages of RSTP, and supports multiple instances.

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