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Switch to something new: Boost speed and performance with our newest, most secure switches! The Catalyst 9500 Series includes our highest density fixed-core enterprise network switches.

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Small size, high scale

Looking for a cost-effective, small, fixed aggregation switch? The Cisco Catalyst 4500-X Series offers the size, scalability, and enhanced security you need. And its high-availability features reduce downtime.

Features and benefits

Platform scalability

The Catalyst 4500-X series offers up to 800 Gbps of switching capacity. It can scale up to 1.6-Tbps capacity and provides resiliency with Virtual Switching System (VSS).

High availability

Simplify network deployment and management with easy virtual networks (EVN). The Catalyst 4500-X also reduces energy costs.

Application monitoring

Get enhanced application monitoring through Flexible NetFlow and 8 ports of line rate bidirectional Switched Port Analyzer (SPAN)/Remote Switched Port Analyzer (RSPAN). Cisco IOS XE Software provides the ability to host third-party applications.

Security

Enhance security with support for Cisco TrustSec and Flexible NetFlow technologies.

Compare models

Choose from 7 different chassis.

Catalyst 4500X-16

  • 16 10-GE ports
  • IP Base
  • Front-to-back cooling
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)

Catalyst 4500X-40

  • 40 10-GE ports
  • Enterprises services
  • Front-to-back cooling
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)

Catalyst 4500X-24-IPB

  • 24 10-GE ports
  • IP Base
  • Front-to-back cooling
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)

Catalyst 4500X-F-16

  • 16 10-GE ports
  • IP Base
  • Back-to-front cooling
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)

Catalyst 4500X-24-ES

  • 24 10-GE ports
  • Enterprise services
  • Front-to-back cooling
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)

Catalyst 4500X-F-32

  • 32 10-GE ports
  • IP Base
  • Back-to-front cooling
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)

Catalyst 4500X-32

  • 32 10-GE ports
  • IP Base
  • Front-to-back cooling
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty (LLW)

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