The PFN-E6526XS is 24-port 10/100/1000Base-T + 2 10G SFP+ for Stacking + 2 10G SFP+ Open Slot Rack-mount L2+ Full Management Network Switch that is designed for medium or large network environment to strengthen its network connection. The switch supports 88G non-blocking switch fabric, the 24 gigabit ports and 2 10G ports can transmit and receive data traffic without any lost. The EEE feature reduces the power consumption when there is no traffic forwarding even port is still connected. The 10G uplink port design is available and important for high bandwidth uplink request when cascaded with other switch. The switch also supports Layer 2+ full management software features. These features are powerful to provide network control, management, monitor and security feature requests. Including rack-mount brackets, the 19″ size fits into your rack environment. It is a superb choice to boost your network with better performance and efficiency.
2 10 Gigabit SFP+ Open Slots
The switch equips with 2 10G SFP+ open slots as the uplink ports, the 10G uplink design provides an excellent solution for expanding your network from 1G to 10G. By 10G speed, this product provides high flexibility and high bandwidth connectivity to another 10G switch or the Servers, Workstations and other attached devices which support 10G interface. The user can also aggregate the 10G ports as Trunk group to enlarge the bandwidth.
The switches include a stacking feature by using 2 SFP+ ports that allows multiple switches to operate as a single unit. A single switch in the stack can manages all the units in the stack and uses a single IP address which allows the user to manage every port in the stack from this one address. These stacks can include up to 16 switches, or total 384 gigabit ports plus 32 ports 10G in a switch
Full Layer 2 Management Features
The switch includes full Layer 2+ Management features. The software set includes up to 4K 802.1Q VLAN and advanced Protocol VLAN, Private VLAN, MVR…features. There are 8 physical queues Quality of Service, IPv4/v6 Multicast filtering, Rapid Spanning Tree protocol to avoid network loop, Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol to integrate VLAN and Spanning Tree, LACP, LLDP; sFlow, port mirroring, cable diagnostic and advanced Network Security features. It also provides Console CLI for out of band management and SNMP, Web GUI for in band Management.
The switch supports advanced security features. For switch management, there are secured HTTPS and SSH, the login password, configuration packets are secured. The port binding allows to bind specific MAC address to the port, only the MAC has the privilege to access the network. The 802.1X port based Access Control, every user should be authorized first when they want to access the network. AAA is the short of the Authentication, Authorization and Accounting with RADIUS, TACAS+ server. Layer 2+ Access Control List allows user to define the access privilege based on IP, MAC, Port number…etc.