General Information about this Cisco WS-C3560-48PS-S
Part Number or SKU# WS-C3560-48PS-S
Product Series: 3560
Product Type: Layer 3 Switch
The Cisco Catalyst 3560-48PS-S is a high-performance Ethernet switch that is designed for use in enterprise and mid-sized networks. It offers a range of features to help users improve network performance and reliability, including support for Power over Ethernet (PoE), Quality of Service (QoS) for prioritizing network traffic, and comprehensive security features.
In terms of performance, the 3560-48PS-S is generally well-regarded for its reliability and feature set. It is equipped with 48 Gigabit Ethernet ports, which can be used to connect a variety of network devices such as computers, servers, and printers. The switch supports PoE, which allows users to power devices such as IP phones and wireless access points over the Ethernet cable, eliminating the need for separate power cables.
The 3560-48PS-S also supports QoS, which allows users to prioritize different types of network traffic to ensure that important data is transmitted with minimal delay. It also includes a range of security features to help protect against network attacks and unauthorized access.
Power and Energy Efficiency
The WS-C3560-48PS-S is a Cisco Catalyst 3560 switch that has 48 Ethernet ports and 4 SFP ports for fiber connectivity. It is a fixed-configuration switch that provides layer 2 switching capabilities and is designed for small to medium-sized businesses, enterprise branch offices, and campus networks.
In terms of power and energy efficiency, this switch has Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) capabilities, which reduces power consumption during periods of low network utilization. It also has the ability to automatically adjust power usage based on the number of active ports, and has a power-saving mode that can be manually enabled to further reduce power consumption. Additionally, the switch is designed to meet the Energy Star 2.0 rating for power efficiency.
The Cisco Catalyst 3560-48PS-S is a high-performance, feature-rich Ethernet switch that is designed for use in enterprise and campus networks. It offers a range of features to help users improve network performance and reliability, including support for advanced QoS (Quality of Service), security, and management features.
In terms of connectivity, the 3560-48PS-S is equipped with 48 Gigabit Ethernet ports and four SFP (Small Form-Factor Pluggable) uplink ports. The SFP ports allow users to connect the switch to other network devices using fiber optic cables, which can be useful for extending the network over longer distances or for connecting to high-speed backbone networks.