Ethernet ( is a family of wired computer networking technologies commonly used in local area networks, metropolitan area networks and wide area networks . It was commercially introduced in 1980 and first standardized in 1983 as IEEE 802.3. Ethernet has since been refined to support higher bit rates, a greater number of nodes, and longer link distances, but retains much backward compatibility. Over time, Ethernet has largely replaced competing wired LAN technologies such as Token Ring, FDDI and ARCNET.
These are the most popular photos on Unsplash for ethernet.
Photographer: Jordan Harrison
Photographer: Lars Kienle
Photographer: Stephen Phillips - Hostreviews.co.uk
Find even more on unsplash.com/s/photos/ethernet