Applying Network Models
The minimal-spanning-tree technique
The minimal spanning tree technique can be applied in designing a phone network of an
organization. If one is running a business with several offices and intends to lease phone lines
that will connect to the offices at different cities then the technique would be ideal. If the
network provider charges differently connecting the cities, then it will be ideal to consider the
minimum cost in connecting all the offices. The spanning tree, in this case, wi...