The new switch
family has intelligent quality of service (QoS) features to automatically prioritize voice traffic, along with Power over Ethernet models ideal for running effective VoIP solutions.
Through the use of a switch
name server as specified in the Fibre Channel ANSI standard, a switch
enables automatic registration of all devices on every port and every loop within the entire fabric.
Dynamic Link Aggregation support between the central switch
and wiring closet makes it possible for the network administrator to dynamically scale the bandwidth and provide a failover mechanism when a link goes down.
AMCC has demonstrated an ongoing commitment to expand the Switch
Fabric market ecosystem by engaging with partners such as Altera Corporation, RadiSys Corporation and ZNYX Networks.
3Com raises the level of performance with the Switch
5500 family, available in seven 10/100 and five different Gigabit models.
The 3Com Switch
8800 is allowing me to migrate our 8,000-employee network from a previous generation and leapfrog to leading-edge campus LAN technology," said Art Jeffords, Manager of Networking and Telecom, Covenant Health.
Shelf can provide non-blocking low-loss connectivity for more than 1300 fibers, even in configurations such as 1300x10.
To further its commitment to the enterprise market and provide a complete Switch
8800 install solution for customers, 3Com has launched the 8800 Service Package, which combines implementation services, a year of high availability on-site support, and multiple days of post-installation consultation.
As 3Com augments its existing enterprise wireless products with the wireless switch
systems for wired/wireless integration, 3Com is meeting growing customer demand for scalable, high-performance, centrally managed wireless systems.
With 3Com's approach to Gigabit stacking, up to eight SuperStack 3 Switch
can be connected and managed as a single IP entity for greater management simplicity.
Founded in 1999, ZettaCom delivers highly integrated switch
fabric and advanced traffic manager product families to leading networking OEMs.
The SuperStack(R) 3 Switch
3200 family is designed to route traffic across local network segments shared by workgroups, switching this traffic locally rather than relying on routing in the network core.
At its core, an intelligent switch
differs from that of a standard switch
by its ability to perform deep packet inspections and its ability to perform specific operations on the packets passing through it.
NYSE:SBC) is deploying Lucent's new high-capacity switch
to more cost effectively support voice and data calls--such as wireless, Internet-dialup and long distance--that enter and exit SBC's local network.
Flexibility is further enhanced by 4 Gigabit uplink ports--4 10/100/1000 and 2 or 4 SFP in combination with the 10/100/1000 ports--on each switch