Standards-based switches range from plug-and-play simplicity to fully-managed with the performance needed to support bandwidth-intensive applications such as video. They are energy-efficient and many are backed by comprehensive lifetime warranties.
Use local routing to tie multiple workgroups together, whether on different physical segments or on different VLANs; local routing on a switch can boost workgroup performance and offload central router tasks
Enhanced security, using 802.1X to enforce network access controls
ACL rules can define who has access to what areas of your network at a granular level
Greater port capacity and switch performance
Fiber connectivity helps bridge long distance upstream connections
Simple-to-use Web interface allows you to customize your network operations
High-quality for peace of mind about the network installation