Have an account?

  •   Personalized content
  •   Your products and support

Need an account?

Create an account
Compact Switches for Smaller Businesses

No need to stick your
switch in the closet

Not every business has the space—or the need—for a dedicated
networking closet. Introducing the Cisco® Catalyst® 2960-L Series,
the industry’s first fanless, 24/48 port, 1 Gigabit Ethernet switches.
Cost effective and full-featured, the Cisco Catalyst 2960-L switch lets
you truly bring connectivity…out of the closet.

The Cisco Catalyst 2960-L Series Switches
offer both fixed and smart managed options.

Features C2960-L Fixed Managed C2960-L Smart Managed
  CLI and Web GUI Web GUI only
1/10G uplinks
Bluetooth dongle support
Perpetual PoE
Static routing
802.1x Enable only

Find out if the Cisco Catalyst 2960-L Series switch is a good fit
with the Small and Medium-Sized Business Product Selector

When would a fanless switch
come in handy?


Great for mounting in confined spaces, the quiet Cisco Catalyst 2960-L
Series Switch has a port for everything in retail spaces.

Data connectivity for
Point-Of-Sale (POS)
machines, phones, and video
displays with network

Power over Ethernet (PoE)
for all connected network

Provide secure authentication
to access points


No one in the office will be distracted by the unobtrusive Cisco®
Catalyst® 2960-L Series smart managed switches.

Operates quietly

Provides network
connectivity out of
the wiring closet

Makes PoE available
in open spaces


Why switch to the
Cisco Catalyst 2960-L Series Switches?

In addition to being the only fanless, 24/48-port, 1 Gigabit
Ethernet switch on the market, the Cisco Catalyst 2960-L Series
also offers these advantages over the competition:


Quiet and cool operation
Small form factor that is great for deployments with space constraints

Ease of use

Performance at a glance through a dashboard
Bluetooth-based access
Simple day-0 provisioning
PoE or Perpetual PoE


Enhanced Limited Lifetime Warranty (E-LLW)
Cost-effective connectivity
Ability to enable automatic switch recovery
Easy-to-use diagnostics

Cisco can bring your switching
out of the closet.

Powering small networks with quietness and simplicity, Cisco
Catalyst 2960-L Series Switches provide affordable, entry-level
enterprise-class switching for branch offices, conventional
workspaces, and outside-the-wiring-closet applications.

At Cisco, our people, products, and partners help you securely
connect to and seize tomorrow's digital opportunities today.

Find more on Cisco Catalyst 2960-L Series Switches in the Data Sheet