The Cisco SG500-28 24-Port is a versatile and feature-rich Gigabit Ethernet switch that offers high performance and a range of capabilities suitable for small and medium-sized businesses. This switch is designed to meet the demands of modern networks and provides the essential features needed for efficient data traffic management and network connectivity.
- Gigabit Ethernet Ports: The switch offers 24 Gigabit Ethernet ports, providing high-speed and reliable network connectivity for devices such as computers, printers, IP phones, and other networked equipment.
- 2 Combo Mini-GBIC (SFP) Ports: These small form-factor pluggable (SFP) ports allow for uplink connectivity and the use of fiber optic transceivers for longer-distance connections.
- Layer 2 and Layer 3 Support: The Cisco SG500-28 24-Port supports both Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching, allowing for routing and advanced networking capabilities, making it suitable for a variety of network architectures.
- Quality of Service (QoS): QoS features ensure the prioritization of critical traffic, such as voice or video, to maintain a high level of service quality.
- Security Features: The switch includes security features like VLAN support, access control lists (ACLs), and port security to enhance network security and access control.
- IPv6 Support: As IPv6 adoption grows, the switch offers IPv6 support to ensure compatibility with modern network requirements.
- Power over Ethernet (PoE): Depending on the specific model, the switch may offer PoE support to power compatible devices like IP phones and security cameras over the Ethernet connection.
- Energy-Efficient Design: The switch is designed to be energy-efficient, with features like energy-saving mode and port-level power management to reduce power consumption.
- Intuitive Web-Based Management: It can be easily configured and managed through a web-based user interface, making it accessible to network administrators of varying skill levels.
- Advanced Management and Monitoring: The switch supports SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) for advanced network management and monitoring capabilities.
- VLAN Support: Virtual LAN support allows for network segmentation and improved traffic management. (Cisco SG500-28 24-Port)