You work in an international IT company which is named ABC. As a network administrator you need to chop the whole network into a number of subnets. Given the network address and the number of subnets needed:
Number of subnets needed: 37
Network address: 188.8.131.52 / 24
(a) Number of bits borrowed: _______________
(b) Total number of subnets available: _______________
(c) Total number of hosts/subnet: __________________
(d) Total number of usable hosts/ subnet: ________________
(e) Write down the first three subnet address with slash notation.
|Subnet||Network Address||First Host IP||Last Host IP||Broadcast address|
(f) A user in Subnet 1 was trying to ping a user in Subnet 2 and the ping reply comes with the message “Destination Host Unreachable”. Explain what action you should take in order to solve the problem.