Programming
What is the function of a router?

Question Description

I’m studying for my Computer Science class and need an explanation.

What is the function of a router?

Student has agreed that all tutoring, explanations, and answers provided by the tutor will be used to help in the learning process and in accordance with Studypool's honor code & terms of service.

Final Answer

The main function of a router is to enable the movement of data by a device from one network to another. A router is actually a specialised computer connected to one or more networks.


Helper (266)
University of Maryland

Anonymous
I was on a very tight deadline but thanks to Studypool I was able to deliver my assignment on time.

Anonymous
The tutor was pretty knowledgeable, efficient and polite. Great service!

Anonymous
Heard about Studypool for a while and finally tried it. Glad I did caus this was really helpful.

Studypool
4.7
Trustpilot
4.5
Sitejabber
4.4