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

Publication Date:  2015-04-30 Views:  4104 Downloads:  0
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What Are the Differences Between STP, RSTP, and MSTP?
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.