More Information for Cisco 8 Ports Switch
The WS-C2950ST-8-LRE Cisco 8-Ports 2950-based Long Reach Ethernet Switch is a networking device that is designed to provide high-speed connectivity and advanced features for small to medium-sized businesses. The switch is based on the Cisco 2950 platform, which is known for its reliability and performance.
The product switch has 8 ports, which provide connectivity for devices such as computers, servers, and other network-enabled devices. The switch supports 10/100Mbps Ethernet speeds, which provide fast and reliable connectivity for devices that are connected to the switch.
One of the key features of the product switch is its long reach Ethernet capability. This feature allows the switch to extend the distance of Ethernet connections up to 40 km, which is much farther than the standard Ethernet distance of 100 meters. This feature is particularly useful for businesses that require long-distance connectivity between remote locations, such as branch offices or remote data centers.
The switch also includes advanced features such as Quality of Service (QoS), which allows businesses to prioritize traffic and ensure that mission-critical applications receive the bandwidth they need. Additionally, the switch includes security features such as access control lists (ACLs) and IEEE 802.1X port-based authentication, which provide a high level of security against cyber threats.
High Performance of Catalyst 2950 LRE Series Switch
The Cisco 8-Ports 2950-based Long Reach Ethernet Switch (WS-C2950ST-8-LRE) is designed to provide reliable and high-performance switching capabilities for small to medium-sized businesses and branch offices. The switch is built with high-quality components and is backed by Cisco's reputation for producing reliable and dependable networking equipment.
The product switch is designed to provide high-performance switching for Ethernet networks, with support for 10/100Mbps data rates and full-duplex operation. It also supports advanced features such as Quality of Service (QoS), access control lists (ACLs), and Cisco IOS Firewall, which provide a high level of security against cyber threats.
The switch also includes a range of management and monitoring tools, such as SNMP and RMON, which allow administrators to easily configure and manage the device. Additionally, it has an intuitive and easy-to-use graphical user interface (GUI) that allows for simple and easy setup and management.
In terms of performance, the product switch is designed to handle high-traffic loads and can forward packets at full wire-speed without any data loss. This means that businesses can expect high-performance and stable network connections for all their devices connected to the switch.
The Cisco 8-Ports 2950-based Long Reach Ethernet Switch (WS-C2950ST-8-LRE) is a reliable and robust device that is designed to provide advanced switching capabilities for small to medium-sized businesses and branch offices. The switch is built with high-quality components and is backed by Cisco's reputation for producing reliable and dependable networking equipment.
The product switch offers a wide range of features and capabilities that make it an ideal choice for businesses that require a high level of connectivity and security. It includes advanced security features, such as access control lists (ACLs) and IEEE 802.1X port-based authentication, which provide a high level of security against cyber threats. Additionally, the switch is equipped with advanced Quality of Service (QoS) features, which allow businesses to prioritize traffic and ensure that mission-critical applications receive the bandwidth they need.
The switch also features a user-friendly web interface that allows administrators to easily configure and manage the device. Additionally, it has an intuitive and easy-to-use graphical user interface (GUI) that allows for simple and easy setup and management.
The product switch provides Long Reach Ethernet (LRE) capabilities which allows businesses to extend Ethernet services over existing telephone copper wiring for a distance of up to 2 miles, which is ideal for businesses that need to connect remote locations.
General Information about Cisco WS-C2950ST-8-LRE
- Manufacturer: Cisco
- Model Number or SKU# WS-C2950ST-8-LRE
- Product Line Catalyst
- Product Series 2950
- Product Model WS-C2950ST-8-LRE
- Product Name Catalyst 2950 LRE Series
- Product Type Ethernet Switch
Interfaces/Ports for 8 Ports Ethernet Switch
- Total Number of Network Ports 8
- Uplink Port Yes
- Port/Expansion Slot Details 2 x Gigabit Ethernet Uplink
- 2 x Gigabit Ethernet Expansion Slot
Performance of Catalyst 2950 LRE Series
- Media Type Supported Twisted Pair
- Network Technology 10/100/1000Base-T
- Number of Total Expansion Slots 2
- Expansion Slot Type SFP
- Number of SFP Slots 2
Management & Protocols
- Manageable Yes
- Power Source Power Supply
- Redundant Power Supply Supported Yes
Dimensions and Weight
- Height: 1.7 Inch
- Width: 17.5 Inch
- Depth: 10 Inch
- Weight: 8 LBS
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Different Types of Switches
Networking switches vary widely depending on the number of devices they can support, network bandwidth/speed, and form factor. Switches for small offices will have anything between 4 and 8 ports and can fit on a desk. For larger office network implementation, switches may have 24 ports, 48 ports, 96 ports, and 128 ports and are rack-mountable between 1U and 4U. Switches come in different types depending on the network speed and tasks they support. These include 40/100 Gbps, 10 Gigabit (up to 10000 Mbps), Gigabit Ethernet (up to 1000 Mbps), Power over Ethernet, and Fast Ethernet (10/100 Mbps).
The unmanaged switches offer fixed configurations on a plug-and-play basis. It is the most basic switch and there are a few choices in the market. These switches are affordable, but the basic features make them inappropriate for enterprise applications.
The number of features and level of functionality improves with managed switches, making them ideal for enterprise and business applications. These switches are built with the command-line interface for ease of configuration. Equally, they support SNMP agents that come in handy when troubleshooting network issues.
The security on managed switches is better and will protect different types of traffic. Other features include support for virtual LANs, IP routing, and quality of service settings. Managed switches are more expensive compared to all other types of switches.
Smart switches refer to switches that possess more features than those unmanaged switches but do not have the full features of managed switches. Smart switches are more cost-effective than managed switches.
Some of the limitations of the smart switches are a lack of telnet access support, Web GUIs, and a lack of many features for VLANs. They are affordable compared to a fully managed switch and are suitable for a smaller computer network.
Modular switches allow the addition of expansion modules as the network expands. The expansion modules allow for more networked devices but are application-specific. They may include wireless access points, firewalls, or network analysis tools. The flexibility of a modular networking switch comes at a higher cost.
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