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AST – Automatic Spanning Tree
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AST – Automatic Spanning Tree

Function that supports the automatic resolution of spanning trees in source-route bridging networks. It provides a single path for spanning explorer frames to traverse from a given node in the network to another. AST is based on the IEEE 802.1 standard.

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