Cisco is introducing the Cisco® Catalyst® 2960-Plus Series Switches, a line of enterprise-class Layer 2 Fast Ethernet switches for branch offices, conventional wired workspaces, and infrastructure applications. Cisco Catalyst 2960-Plus switches enable reliable and secure operations with lower total cost of ownership through a range of features, including Cisco Catalyst SmartOperations.
Features and benefits of the 2960-Plus Series include:
• 24 or 48 Fast Ethernet ports with full line-rate forwarding
• Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) and 1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet uplinks
• IEEE 802.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE)
• LAN Base or LAN Lite Cisco IOS® Software feature set
• SmartOperations tools that simplify administration and lower total cost of ownership
• Cisco EnergyWise™ technology to manage energy consumed by connected devices