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Cisco Catalyst 2960-L Series Switches: Small LAN Lite Switches with PoE

Cisco Catalyst 2960 Series switches family is bigger and bigger. A few times ago, we found that this family increase a new member: the 2960-L series, Layer-2 switches. Today, we’d like to talk about this new series. Cisco Catalyst 2960-L series switches deliver 8, 16, 24 and 48 ports models in LAN Lite feature. These

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2960-CX and 3560-CX

Cisco Catalyst 2960-CX and 3560-CX Series Switches: Compact Campus LAN Switches

Cisco switches have so many series that we can’t introduce them one by one. However, 2960-CX and 3560-CX series are worth to pay more attention. After designed Cisco 2960C and 3560C series compact switches, Cisco built the newer compact switches, the 2960-CX and 3560-CX series. They are small and powerful switches, which are ideal for

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Cisco Catalyst 3650 and 3850 Series Switches

Cisco Catalyst 3650 and 3850 Series Switches: New Technology, New Switches

Cisco has announced the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco Catalyst 3560-X and 3750-X Series Switches. The last day to order the affected product(s) is October 30, 2016. For replacing them, Cisco Catalyst 3650 and 3850 series switches are promoted, which are more powerful than the elder switches. This table, which comes from Cisco

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Cisco Catalyst 2960X and 2960XR Series Switches: The Twins outdoes their Brothers

Cisco Catalyst 2960X and 2960XR Series Switches: The Twins outdoes their Brothers

As Cisco 2960 series family has been promoted for a long time, the youngest products, Cisco Catalyst 2960-X and 2960-XR Series Switches are going to replace their elder brothers, such as 2960G, 2960S, 2960 series. The Twins may outdoes their brothers. Why? Cisco Catalyst 2960-X and 2960-XR series switches are the lay 2 and lay

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Connect a PC to the console port of the switch

Recovering Catalyst Fixed Configuration for Cisco 3560, Cisco 3750 and Cisco 3550 Switches

Many friends may ask the question “how to recover Cisco Catalyst fixed configuration switches from a corrupt or missing system image or an incorrectly set boot variable?” Now we’d like to share the simple steps of recovering Catalyst fixed configuration switches including Cisco 3550, Cisco 3560 and Cisco 3750. Preparation: Connect a PC to the

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WS-C2960S-24PS-L diagram

Cisco 2960 S Diagram and Catalyst 2960 Switches Comparison

According to many data analytics, we can conclude that Cisco 2960 S switch is the most popular catalyst among Cisco 2960 series. Because many of our customers asked for an easy way to understand such an excellent switch, we will share 2960 S diagram and model comparison here: Diagram for WS-C2960S-48TS-LandWS-C2960S-48TS-S As the both Cisco

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Cisco boot process

Cisco 2960 troubleshooting of boot errors, flash deleted

As one of the most popular Cisco switches, Cisco 2960 (taking WS-C2960S-48TS-L for example) are widely applied worldwide. However, it’s hard to avoid all the problems with any good device. We are always asked such kind of questions or complaints, “I am looking for ways to avoid deleting files from the flash in a Switch

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Cisco WS-C3750X-48T-S switch

Cisco Catalyst WS-C3750X-48T-S switch Features and Troubleshooting

The Cisco Catalyst WS-C3750X-48T-S switch is an excellent choice for those businesses that are looking to expand its telephony and networking options including features such as Voice over IP (VoIP), virtualization, cloud-based computing, or similar modern networking. The Cisco WS-C3750X-48T-S Catalyst switch combines cutting-edge Cisco networking technology into an easy-to-use package which is both affordable

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Cisco compact switches

Cisco Switch functions and types of switch comparisons

The common functions of switches on an Ethernet network: Switches work at Layer 2 of the OSI model, not Layer 1 like a hub; Switches switch Ethernet frames; Switches don’t look at IP address information, only Ethernet MAC addresses; Switches keeps a table of all MAC addresses traversing the switch and what port they are on

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Cisco 2960 with function of layer 2 switch

How to Configure Cisco 2960 S to Route?

It’s known that Cisco 2960 series are layer 2 switches, but now, we will configure Cisco 2960 s to route so that it has the functions of layer 3 switches. Generally speaking, the Switch Database Management template (SDM) needs to be changed to “Lanbase-routing”. A reboot is (always) needed after changing the SDM template. After

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