Cisco Packet Tracer (CPT) is a network simulator program developed by Networking Academy that can be downloaded for free. You can download and use this program via the Netacad website.
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When configuring the Spanning Tree protocol on Cisco Switches, you can achieve performance improvements by excluding client computers or servers from the STP convergence process.
The Spanning Tree protocol handles BID values to automatically determine port states on Cisco Switches.