Tech Corner / Cisco Switches

Fortinet FortiSwitch Overview and Comparison With Cisco 2960X

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The world is rapidly changing. The demands of everywhere mobility, evolving IoT, cloud adoption, and rapidly advancing security threats make IT managers rethink how their networks are designed and implemented. Much like IT managers having to rethink their networks, OEMs are doing thei …

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The Highly Scalable Cisco Catalyst 9300 Series Chassis Switch

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Cisco announces the Catalyst 9300 Series Chassis Switch as the new generation fixed access Power over Ethernet (PoE) and Non-PoE switch built for security, IoT, and the cloud. In this article, we will find out the inside scoop on the Cisco Catalyst 9300 Series Switches.

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Comparing the 2960-XR & 3850 Switches to Step Up Your Network Capacity

We often have clients come to us looking for a Cisco Catalyst 2960XR switch, fully knowing it fits their network requirements. They’ve done their research, they’ve come to a solid understanding of how to fit their needs, and the end product is even in their budget! We love it when the …

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Advance Top-of-Rack Deployment with Cisco Nexus 3000 Series Switches

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Get the latest in next-generation switching innovation with Cisco Nexus switches.  These state-of-the-art switches enable efficient virtualization, high-performance computing, and a unified fabric. By integrating the Cisco Nexus switches into your network infrastructure, Cisco Nexus S …

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CONFIGURATION GUIDE: Routing Between VLANs

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We can configure this routing between VLANs in almost every Cisco layer 2 and 3 switches, Like 2960, 3560 etc. Catalyst 6500 and 6000 Series that also run Cisco IOS  support basic Inter VLAN routing features in all their supported IOS versions. Before you attempt this configuration on …

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An Overview of the Cisco 5600 Series Nexus 40G Switches

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An Overview The Cisco Nexus 5600 platform Gigabit Ethernet switches are the third generation of the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches and the leading data center switches around the world. The Cisco Nexus 5600 platform, the successor to the widely adopted Cisco Nexus 5500 platform, mai …

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