Cisco WS-C2960S-24PS-L Ethernet Switch
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WS-C2960S-24PS-L Catalyst 24 Ports RJ-45 Power Over Ethernet (PoE) Manageable Layer 2 Rack-mountable 1U Ethernet Switch with 4x Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) Ports | Made by Cisco | New Factory Sealed
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Product Overview of the Cisco WS-C2960S-24PS-L Catalyst Switch

In the realm of networking solutions, the Cisco WS-C2960S-24PS-L Catalyst Ethernet Switch stands out as a powerful and efficient option. This guide aims to provide an in-depth understanding of its features, focusing on its 24 Ports RJ-45 with Power Over Ethernet (PoE), Layer 2 management, rack-mountable design, and the inclusion of 4x Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) Ports. Join us on a journey to explore how this switch is reshaping connectivity and enhancing network capabilities.

The Cisco WS-C2960S-24PS-L Catalyst Switch is a cornerstone in Cisco's Catalyst series, renowned for reliability and performance. With 24 RJ-45 ports, Power Over Ethernet capabilities, and Layer 2 management, this switch is designed to meet the connectivity needs of modern networks.

24 Ports RJ-45 with Power Over Ethernet (PoE)Powering Devices Seamlessly

The WS-C2960S-24PS-L comes equipped with 24 RJ-45 ports, each capable of providing Power Over Ethernet (PoE). This feature eliminates the need for separate power sources for connected devices, simplifying cable management and reducing installation complexities.

Applications of PoE

Explore how PoE enhances the versatility of the switch by supporting devices such as IP cameras, VoIP phones, and wireless access points. This streamlined power delivery ensures a reliable and efficient network infrastructure, particularly in environments where flexibility is paramount.

Layer 2 Management: Efficient Network ControlUnderstanding Layer 2 Management

The switch boasts Layer 2 management capabilities, offering administrators enhanced control over network traffic. Dive into the significance of Layer 2 management, which facilitates efficient data handling and network optimization.

Simplifying Network Operations

Explore how Layer 2 management simplifies network operations by providing features such as VLAN support, auto-negotiation, and load balancing. These elements contribute to a well-organized and responsive network infrastructure.

Rack-Mountable Design: Optimizing Space UsageSpace-Efficient Rack Mounting

The WS-C2960S-24PS-L comes in a 1U rack-mountable design, making it an ideal solution for environments where space optimization is crucial. Understand how this form factor enables seamless integration into data centers or server rooms with limited space.

Scalability with Rack-Mounting

Delve into the scalability aspect of rack-mounting, where multiple switches can be easily integrated, allowing for the expansion of network ports without clutter. The rack-mountable design ensures an organized and scalable network infrastructure.

Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) Ports: Broadening Connectivity Horizons

Embracing SFP Technology

The WS-C2960S-24PS-L is equipped with 4x Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) ports. Understand the significance of SFP technology, which enables the connection of various fiber and copper interfaces, expanding the connectivity options for the network.

Diverse Applications of SFP Ports

Explore how the inclusion of SFP ports enhances network flexibility, allowing for the creation of redundant links, extending network reach, and facilitating the integration of different networking technologies. The WS-C2960S-24PS-L adapts to diverse networking needs through these versatile SFP ports.

Performance and Technology SpecificationsHigh-Speed Gigabit Ethernet

The WS-C2960S-24PS-L supports Gigabit Ethernet technology, ensuring high-speed data transfer within the network. Explore the implications of Gigabit Ethernet in facilitating quick file transfers, supporting bandwidth-intensive applications, and enhancing overall network performance.

Network Technology: 10/100/1000Base-T

Understand the network technology supported by the switch, which includes 10/100/1000Base-T. This versatile support ensures compatibility with various network devices, accommodating both legacy and modern equipment seamlessly.

Advanced Features

The WS-C2960S-24PS-L Cisco Catalyst 2960 Ethernet 24 Ports Managed Switch includes advanced features such as:

  • Quality of Service (QoS): Allows for prioritization of network traffic to ensure important data is transmitted with minimal delay and interruption.
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE): Provides power to devices connected to the switch, eliminating the need for separate power sources for devices such as phones and cameras.
  • Advanced Security: Includes features such as Access Control Lists (ACLs) and Cisco TrustSec for advanced network security.
  • Layer 3 switching: Allows for routing between VLANs and other advanced network management capabilities.
  • Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE): reduces power consumption during periods of low network utilization.
  • Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) support: Allows for the creation of EtherChannel links, which can increase bandwidth and provide redundancy.
  • Advanced Quality of Service (QoS) : allows for the prioritization of important traffic, such as voice and video.
  • Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) support: Allows for remote management and monitoring of the switch.
  • IPv6 support: Provides support for the latest version of the Internet Protocol.
  • FlexStack-Plus stacking: Allows for the physical stacking of up to 8 switches for increased scalability and ease of management.
Power Options and Redundancy

The WS-C2960S-24PS-L Cisco Catalyst 2960 Ethernet 24 Ports Managed Switch has several power options and redundancy features to ensure reliable and consistent operation.

Power Options:

  • The switch can be powered by an internal power supply, or an external power supply can be used for increased flexibility.
  • It also supports Power over Ethernet (PoE) which allows it to supply power to connected devices such as IP phones, wireless access points, and cameras.


  • The switch supports redundant power supply options, meaning that if the primary power supply fails, a secondary power supply can take over to ensure that the switch remains operational.
  • FlexStack-Plus stacking feature also allows for physical stacking of up to 8 switches to provide redundancy and increase scalability.
  • Hot-swappable power supply and fans also ensure no downtime during replacement.
General Information about this Cisco WS-C2960S-24PS-L
  • Manufacturer: Cisco
  • Part Number or SKU# WS-C2960S-24PS-L
  • Product Line: Catalyst
  • Product Series: 2960
  • Product Type: Ethernet Switch
Interfaces/Ports for Ethernet Switch
  • Total Number of Network Ports: 24
  • Number of PoE (RJ-45) Ports: 24
  • Form Factor: Rack-mountable
  • Stack Port: Yes
  • Port/Expansion Slot Details: 24 x Gigabit Ethernet Network
  • Port/Expansion Slot Details: 4 x Gigabit Ethernet Expansion Slot
Performance of Catalyst 2960 Managed Switch
  • Ethernet Technology: Gigabit Ethernet
  • Network Technology: 10/100/1000Base-T
I/O Expansions of SFP Managed Switch
  • Number of Total Expansion Slots: 5
  • Expansion Slot Type: SFP
  • Expansion Slot Type: Stacking Module
  • Number of SFP Slots: 4
Network & Communication
  • Layer Supported: 2
  • Standard Memory: 128 MB
  • Memory Technology: DRAM
  • Flash Memory: 64 MB
  • Layer 2 switching, auto-sensing per device, dynamic IP address assignment, power over Ethernet (PoE), auto-negotiation, BOOTP support, ARP support, load balancing, VLAN support, auto-uplink (auto MDI/MDI-X), IGMP snooping, Syslog support, DiffServ support, Broadcast Storm Control, IPv6 support, Multicast Storm Control, Unicast Storm Control, Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP) support, Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP) support, DHCP snooping, Dynamic Trunking Protocol (DTP) support, Port Aggregation Protocol (PAgP) support, Access Control List (ACL) support, Quality of Service (QoS), PoE+, Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP), Port Security, MAC Address Notification, Remote Switch Port Analyzer (RSPAN)

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature -5 °C
  • Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
  • Humidity Range Operating 10 - 95% (non-condensing)
  • Min Storage Temperature -25 °C
  • Max Storage Temperature 70 °C
  • Humidity Range Storage 10 - 95% (non-condensing)

Power Description

  • PoE (RJ-45) Port: Yes
  • Input Voltage: 110 V AC
  • Input Voltage: 220 V AC
  • Power Source: Power Supply
  • Redundant Power Supply: Yes

Compliant Standards

  • IEEE 802.3, IEEE 802.3u, IEEE 802.3z, IEEE 802.1D, IEEE 802.1Q, IEEE 802.3ab, IEEE 802.1p, IEEE 802.3af, IEEE 802.3x, IEEE 802.3ad (LACP), IEEE 802.1w, IEEE 802.1x, IEEE 802.1s, IEEE 802.3ah, IEEE 802.1ab (LLDP), IEEE 802.3a

In summary, the Cisco WS-C2960S-24PS-L Catalyst Ethernet Switch emerges as a versatile and powerful solution for modern networking needs. From its Power Over Ethernet capabilities to Layer 2 management, rack-mountable design, and the inclusion of SFP ports, this switch is tailored to enhance connectivity, streamline operations, and adapt to the evolving demands of network infrastructures.

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