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Simplify Campus Network Operations and Management

Simplify network operations and maintain consistent features and configurations across the campus with the Cisco Catalyst Instant Access Solution. This solution connects Cisco Catalyst 6800ia access switches to Cisco Catalyst 6500 or 6800 Series core switches. The entire configuration works as a single extended switch with a single management domain.

Learn about the new Cisco Catalyst 6800ia Switch. (2:58 min)

Features and Capabilities


The Cisco Catalyst 6800ia Switch:

  • Supports forty-eight 10/100/1000 ports
  • Supports Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+)
  • Can support stacking of up to three Cisco Catalyst 6800ia Switches
  • Can connect Cisco Compact Switches to the Catalyst 6800ia Switch
  • Requires Catalyst 6800 or Catalyst 6500 as the core switch
  • Supports dual power supplies for redundancy

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