The WS-C3560E-24TD-S Cisco Catalyst 3560E 24 Ports Gigabit Switch is a high-performance, enterprise-class switch that offers a range of features and capabilities to help you optimize and secure your network.
24 Gigabit Ethernet ports with support for auto-negotiation, auto-mdix, and PoE+
Switching capacity of up to 160 Gbps
Support for Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching
Support for Quality of Service (QoS) and security features
Support for advanced network management and monitoring
Support for advanced security and network segmentation
Support for EnergyWise and Cisco EEM
Layer 2 and Layer 3 Switching: The switch supports a range of Layer 2 and Layer 3 protocols, including Spanning Tree, VLANs, and routing protocols like OSPF and EIGRP.
Quality of Service (QoS) and Security Features: The switch supports a range of QoS features such as Class-Based Weighted Fair Queuing (CBWFQ) and Low Latency Queuing (LLQ), as well as security features such as Access Control Lists (ACLs) and IEEE 802.1X port-based authentication.
Management and Scalability Options: The switch supports a range of management and scalability options, such as Cisco Network Assistant (CNA) and Cisco Prime Infrastructure, as well as FlexStack and FlexStack-Plus for stacking up to 8 switches.
Power over Ethernet (PoE) Support: The switch supports PoE+ for powering network devices such as wireless access points, IP phones, and cameras, with a total PoE power budget of 370W.
Compatibility and Interoperability: The switch is compatible with a range of other Cisco products and technologies, such as Cisco EnergyWise and Cisco EEM, and is also interoperable with other vendors' equipment.
Technical Specifications and Performance: The switch offers high performance with a switching capacity of up to 160 Gbps, and a forwarding rate of 104.16 Mpps.
Deployment and Configuration Considerations: The switch can be deployed in a wide range of environments, and its configuration can be managed using a variety of tools such as the Cisco IOS command-line interface (CLI) and Cisco Network Assistant (CNA).
Warranty and Support Services: The switch comes with a limited lifetime warranty and a range of support services including software updates, technical documentation, and online forums.
Energy Efficiency and Power Saving Features: The switch supports EnergyWise technology for monitoring and managing energy consumption on the network, and it also supports Cisco EEM for automating power management tasks.
Virtualization and Cloud Integration: The switch supports virtualization and cloud integration through technologies such as Cisco's Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) and Cisco SD-Access.
Advanced Network Management and Monitoring: The switch supports advanced network management and monitoring features such as Cisco Smart Operations and Cisco Prime Infrastructure.
Advanced Security and Network Segmentation: The switch supports advanced security and network segmentation features such as Cisco TrustSec and Dynamic ARP Inspection (DAI).
Quality of Service (QoS) and Security Features
The WS-C3560E-24TD-S Cisco Catalyst 3560E 24 Ports Gigabit Switch offers a number of quality of service (QoS) and security features to ensure that network traffic is managed effectively and securely.
Class-Based Weighted Fair Queuing (CBWFQ) to ensure that high-priority traffic is given priority over lower-priority traffic.
Low Latency Queuing (LLQ) to minimize delay for time-sensitive traffic such as voice and video.
Quality of Service (QoS) Pre-classify to provide consistent QoS for VPN traffic.
Access Control Lists (ACLs) to control and filter network traffic based on various criteria.
Multi-queue support for enhanced QoS and improved performance.
Advanced Security Imaging (ASI) to protect against malware and other malicious software.
Cisco TrustSec Security Group Access Control Lists (SGACLs) to provide granular security for traffic flowing between security groups.
Secure Shell (SSH) and Secure Copy (SCP) for secure remote management.
IEEE 802.1X port-based authentication to control access to the network.
Dynamic ARP Inspection (DAI) to prevent ARP spoofing attacks.
Control Plane Protection (CoPP) to protect the switch's control plane from network attacks.
Quality of Service (QoS) Marking to provide differentiated services based on the type of traffic.
Additionally, the switch also supports Cisco EnergyWise, which allows you to monitor and manage energy consumption on the network.
Management and Scalability Options
The WS-C3560E-24TD-S Cisco Catalyst 3560E 24 Ports Gigabit Switch offers a number of management and scalability options to help you effectively manage and grow your network.
Cisco Network Assistant (CNA) for easy and intuitive switch management.
Cisco Smart Operations for simplified deployment, monitoring, and troubleshooting.
Cisco Prime Infrastructure for comprehensive network management and visibility.
Cisco EnergyWise for monitoring and managing energy consumption on the network.
SNMP, Syslog, and CiscoWorks for network monitoring and reporting.
Cisco DNA Center for network automation, assurance, and security.
Cisco Meraki Cloud Management for simplified switch management from a single pane of glass
StackWise Plus technology for stacking up to 9 switches for increased scalability and resiliency.
FlexStack-Plus for stacking up to 8 switches for increased scalability and resiliency.
Cisco StackPower for power redundancy and sharing across stacked switches.
Support for Layer 3 routing protocols, such as OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP, for increased scalability and flexibility in routing.
Support for PoE+ for powering network devices such as wireless access points, IP phones, and cameras.
Support for Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) for increased link redundancy and bandwidth.
Support for Virtual LANs (VLANs) for segmenting and isolating network traffic.
Additionally, the switch also supports Cisco ONE Software, which allows you to purchase a single license to enable multiple features and capabilities across multiple platforms, providing flexibility and scalability as your network grows. It also has advanced security features like TrustSec (Security Group Access Control Lists) and FlexVPN for secure remote access.