Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series Switches

The Cisco® Catalyst® 2960 Series Switches are standalone fixed-configuration switches offering Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet connectivity with LAN services for midmarket and branch office networks. Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series Intelligent Ethernet switches are offered in two categories:

At-A-Glance

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Advanced Services: Layer 2 switching with intelligent Layer 2 through 4 services for the network edge Security: Network security enabled through a wide range of authentication methods, data encryption technologies, and NAC based on users, ports, and MAC addresses Advanced availability: 802.1S/W enables standards-based fault tolerance, load balancing, and rapid recovery; FlexLinks provides sub-100-millisecond convergence; Per VLAN Spanning Tree Plus (PVST+) increases available bandwidth by allowing traffic on redundant links QoS: Industry-leading mechanisms for marking, classification, and scheduling to deliver superior network performance and multicast services Hardware-based multicast for efficient voice, video, and data traffic AC power supply failure protection with external power supply using Cisco Redundant Power System 2300 Management: Cisco Network Assistant simplifies configuration, upgrades, and troubleshooting; Smartports enable fast and easy configuration of Cisco Catalyst intelligent capabilities; Express Setup is quick and easy using the webpage interface Single IP address, SYSLOG, SNMP management for a stack of up to 16 switches Limited lifetime hardware warranty Software updates at no additional charge

Customers
The Cisco Catalyst 2960 switches with LAN Base software are for users who:

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Want to power PoE devices, including Cisco IP phones, wireless access points, or IP video cameras. Expect intelligent services for new converged applications for midmarket wiring closets and small branch offices Are interested in intelligent features and capabilities such as QoS, enhanced security, and availability Want to quickly deploy and easily manage their networks

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Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series with LAN Base software (Figure 1) Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series with LAN Lite software

Figure 1. Cisco Catalyst 2960 Models with LAN Base Software

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Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series Switches with LAN Base software deliver intelligent services for commercial and midsize enterprise wiring closets and branch offices. The LAN Base software supports enhanced integrated security, including Network Admission Control (NAC), advanced quality of service (QoS), availability, and scalable management to enable new converged applications.

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Cisco Catalyst 2960 switches with the LAN Lite software image (Figure 2) simplify the migration from nonintelligent hubs and unmanaged switches to a fully scalable managed network. The LAN Lite Cisco IOS® Software provides entry-level security, QoS, and availability capabilities while lowering the network total cost of ownership.
Figure 2 Cisco Catalyst 2960 Models with LAN Lite Software

Primary Benefits

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Connectivity: Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet connectivity in 8-port, 24-port, and 48-port configurations Power over Ethernet (PoE): 48 PoE ports, 24 full PoE ports and 24-ports (PoE supported on 8 ports) configurations Networked Sustainability: Cisco EnergyWise to measure, report and reduce energy usage across the entire organization

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