The Dell 5548P PowerConnect 469-3420 is a 48-port gigabit rack-mountable switch that offers high-performance switching for businesses and data centers. This switch features 48 Power over Ethernet (PoE) ports, allowing you to power and connect PoE devices such as access points, cameras, and phones without the need for separate power supplies.
The 5548P switch uses advanced switching technologies to provide high-speed data transmission and low latency, making it an ideal solution for bandwidth-intensive applications such as video conferencing and file transfers. The switch also supports Quality of Service (QoS) capabilities, allowing you to prioritize network traffic to ensure mission-critical applications receive the bandwidth they need.
Additionally, the 5548P switch is easy to manage and maintain, with a user-friendly web interface and a variety of advanced security features, such as access control lists (ACLs) and 802.1x authentication. This switch also supports Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) and Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), providing network redundancy and protection against network loops.
Future Upgrades and Enhancements
The Dell 5548P PowerConnect 469-3420 48-Ports POE Gigabit Rack-Mountable Switch can be upgraded and enhanced in several ways in the future to meet the growing demands of a network. Some of the possible upgrades and enhancements include:
- Firmware Upgrade - A firmware upgrade can provide bug fixes, performance enhancements, and new features.
- Memory Upgrade - The switch supports memory upgrades which can improve the performance and reliability of the device.
- Port Expansion - The switch can be expanded by adding additional modules, which can increase the number of ports available on the device.
- Stackable Switches - The switch can be configured as a stack, allowing multiple switches to be managed as a single entity. This can provide a high level of availability and scalability.
- Enhanced Power over Ethernet (PoE) - The switch supports PoE, but an upgrade to PoE+ (802.3at) or even PoE++ (802.3bt) can provide more power to devices connected to the switch.
- Advanced Network Management - The switch can be managed through the use of network management software, providing advanced features such as security, quality of service, and monitoring.
- Virtualization - The switch can be virtualized, allowing multiple virtual switches to be managed as a single entity. This can improve the efficiency of the network and reduce costs.
The Dell 5548P PowerConnect is a 48-port gigabit Ethernet switch designed for use in rack-mountable data centers and network environments. It features Power over Ethernet (PoE) capabilities, allowing for the power supply of connected devices through the Ethernet cable, making it ideal for powering IP phones, wireless access points, and other PoE-enabled devices.
The switch has a compact form factor, with a 1U height, and is equipped with 48 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet ports, four shared SFP ports for fiber optic connections, and an intuitive user interface for easy management. Additionally, it features advanced security features, including 802.1X network access control, and support for VLANs, QoS, and LACP link aggregation.
The Dell 5548P PowerConnect also provides high performance and reliability, with low latency and a high forwarding rate, and is designed to handle heavy network traffic. It is compatible with a wide range of networking equipment and can be easily integrated into existing network infrastructure.
General Information about this Dell 5548P
- Manufacturer: Dell
- Part Number or SKU# 5548P
- Device Type: Switch 48 Ports Managed Stackable
Product Information for Dell 48 Port Switch
- Enclosure Type: Desktop, Rack-Mountable 1U
- Ports: 48 X 10/100/1000 + 2 X 10 Gigabit SFP+
- Power Over Ethernet (POE): POE
- Performance: Switching Capacity: 176 GBPS Forwarding Performance : 100.2 MBPS
- Capacity: Mac Addresses: 16000 Virtual Interfaces (vlans) : 4000 Qos Hardware Queues : 8 Igmp Snooping Entries : 256 Acl : 3000 Acl Entries : 3000
- Mac Address Table Size: 16k Entries
- Remote Management Protocol: Snmp 1, Rmon, Telnet, Snmp 2c, Http, Https, Tftp, Ssh, Ssh-2, Cli
- Encryption Algorithm: Ssl 3.0
- Authentication Method : Radius, Tacacs+
- Features include Layer 3 switching, Layer 2 switching, Dhcp support, Power Over Ethernet (POE), Auto-negotiation, Bootp support, Vlan support, Auto-uplink (auto Mdi/mdi-x), Igmp Snooping, Syslog support, Port mirroring, Weighted Round Robin (wrr) Queuing, Broadcast Storm Control, Ipv6 support, Ip Address Filtering, Sntp support, Weighted Support for the Spanning Tree Protocol (STP), Support for the Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP), Technology for Virtual Cable Testing (VCT), Support for Access Control List (ACL), Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (mstp), and Quality of Service (qos), Support for JuMBo Frames, IPv4, Lacp, and Management Information Base (mib)
- Compliant Standards : Ieee 802.2, Ieee 802.3, Ieee 802.3u, Ieee 802.3i, Ieee 802.3z, Ieee 802.1d, Ieee 802.1q, Ieee 802.1p, Ieee 802.3x, Ieee 802.3ad (lacp), Ieee 802.1w, Ieee 802.1x, Ieee 802.3ac, Ieee 802.1ad, Ieee 802.1v
- Ram: 1 GB - Sdram
- Flash Memory : 16 MB
Expansion / Connectivity of Dell Rack-Mountable Switch
- 48 X 10base-t/100base-tx/1000base-t Rj-45b POE
- 2 X 10GB Ethernet SFP+
- Usb : 1 X
- Power Device : Power Supply - Internal
- Voltage Required : Ac 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
About Refurbished Products
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.
ALLHDD guarantees that the products will not have defects in material that will affect the product's functionality during the Standard Warranty Period. The warranty period starts when the merchandise/items from our warehouse.
What does ALLHDD.Com warranty cover?
30-days to 3 years warranty:
Replacement or refund. In the case of material defects, we will try to replace the product first. The product will be replaced before the expiration of the original warranty. For any failure of hardware, if we cannot process the replacement of the product(s)/model(s), we will refund the original selling/invoiced price. The shipping costs and sales tax, if any, are non-refundable. ALLHDD retains the right to decide whether the item(s) will process for replacement or refund.
What is not covered by our warranty?
The reason why our warranty does not cover any problem caused by the following conditions:
(a) misuse of hardware; accidental damage; carelessness product(s) damage; shock; temperature beyond the specification of any product; faulty installation; operation; modification of goods;
(b) any misuse outside the instructions in the user manual for any specific product;
(c) damaged caused by other hardware or equipment. The warranty will void if the item is returned with physical damage, damage to the retail box, removed from the box, counterfeit labels/labelled by them, or any modifications of internal and external covers. Data loss or damages to any other equipment we do not cover by our offered warranty.
What is the Manufacturer/Brand Warranty?
In general, a manufacturer's warranty service/support is a written guarantee to the buyer of a product. Its terms assure the replacement or repair of the product, if necessary, within a specified period after the purchase (2-5 years depending on the brand/manufacturer). It is typically included in the price of the product. Products are brand new and sealed and the original manufacturer box is complete with the Manufacturer's genuine warranty. For most of the brand new/retail products that come with the manual and box, exceptions may apply (i.e., Cisco, Juniper Networks).
For the server parts (i.e., Dell, HPE) to get Full coverage of the warranty server must have a full 3- 5 years warranty. However, ALLHDD.COM will cover the warranty duration if any Manufacturer doesn't support the advertised warranty and there is no refund for those.
Final Sale items are non-returnable/refundable in any situation. Any question? please ask our team before the shipment.
We can provide additional warranty service/support for any product you purchase from us if you need additional warranty coverage before finalizing the order from ALLHDD.Com. You need to ask in live chat/help or call us for more information.
Individual product warranty mentioned on each item product description page/detail page.
Free Technical support on purchased items, our expert consultancy over the phone, by email, by live chat, or by remote login.
Shipping Options and Estimated Delivery Time
UPS Shipping Options:
FREE UPS® Ground (Free shipping to all orders for 48 states!)
Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days
UPS 3 Day Select®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days
UPS 2nd Day Air®
Estimated delivery time: 1-2 business days, Delivery by 10:30 AM or 2:00 PM
UPS Next Day Air® Standard Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 2-5 PM, Standard Overnight Delivery.
UPS Next Day Air® - Priority Overnight
Estimated delivery time: Overnight Delivery (Next Business Day) Delivery by 10:30 AM or 12:00 PM
UPS Next Day Air® First Overnight - Early A.M
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:00 AM, Early morning, overnight delivery for your time-critical shipments.
UPS® First Overnight - Saturday
Estimated delivery time: Overnight 8:30 AM – Saturday
FedEx Shipping Options:
Estimated delivery time: (4–7 business days in the contiguous 48 states)
*For residential delivery via FedEx Ground use FedEx Home Delivery®
Estimated delivery time: 4−7 business days, based on the distance to the destination.
FedEx Express Saver®
Estimated delivery time: 3 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (except Hawaii and Alaska)
Estimated delivery time: 2 business days (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses; by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states
FedEx Standard Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 4:30 PM to U.S. businesses and by 8:00 PM to residences)
Available throughout all 50 states (Hawaii is outbound only)
FedEx Priority Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 10:30 PM to U.S. businesses, noon to most residences)
Available throughout all 50 states
FedEx First Overnight®
Estimated delivery time: Next-business-day (by 8:30 or 9 AM to most areas)
Available throughout all 50 states
Worldwide Shipping Options:
UPS®/FedEx® International Economy
Estimated delivery time: 4-7 business days
UPS®/FedEx® International Priority
Estimated delivery time: 2-4 business days
UPS®/FedEx® Ground Shipping Canada
Estimated delivery time: 5-8 business days
- The processing of orders with Ground Shipping can take up to 24-48 hours. But we try to process all orders the same day.
- We are not responsible for weather problems that may affect the delivery of goods by carriers. We cannot guarantee the exact delivery time, regardless of the carriers' claims.
- If you have any specific delivery time requirements, please contact our customer support and someone from our customer service team will be able to help you.
- You can estimate the shipping cost from the products detail page, also available on the checkout page
- The shipping cost depends on box dimensions, weight, and zip/postal code
- To get a FedEx® delivery service you need to mention it on the checkout page notebox.
- For urgent shipments, please contact our customer service.
- Shipping cut off 4:00 PM (Monday-Friday) and available blind drop shipment.