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Description:  The Cisco Compact Switch has 8 x 10/100 Fast Ethernet Ports, 2 x 1G copper or 2 x 1G SFP Uplinks, and a 64 MB Flash Memory. It operates with 157 Watts and a 4.2 mpps Forwarding Rate.

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About WS-C2960C-8PC-L

Product Overview

The Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L switch features 8 x 10/100 Fast Ethernet (FE) PoE switch with 2 x Dual purpose uplinks and runs on LAN Base software. It is an attractive, small form-factor Gigabit, fan less and Fast Ethernet switch that is very suitable for connecting multiple devices. It also extending wireless LAN networks to create a very space conserving and noiseless environment.

Technical specifications

The Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L has a weight of 4.1 lbs. (1.86 kg) with physical dimensions; 1.75 inches x 10.6 inches x 9.4 inches (4.44 cm x 26.9 cm x 23.8 cm). It is rack mountable, wall mountable and desktop mountable. It is equipped with 2 SFP type expansion slots, a standard DRAM memory of 128 MB and a flash Memory of 64MB. The uplinks are 2 x 1G copper. The Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L also features the 10/100/1000Base-T and 10/100Base-TX network technology. Technical services are offered for the Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L to make deployment easy and reduce costs of configuration switch installation and troubleshooting time. It is called the Cisco Catalyst Smart Operations and they include; Cisco SMARTnet, Cisco Smart Install, Cisco Smart Configuration, Cisco Auto SmartPorts and Cisco Smart Troubleshooting.

Power information

The Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L features an Internal Power Supply of 124W with an input voltage of 110 V AC and 220 V AC. The switch power consumption is about 17 Watts (W) with a Mean Time Between Failure (MTBF) of 373,635 hours.

Safety standards

Various safety standards certifications have shown the Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L to be safe for human use and operation. They are as follow; UL 60950-1, CAN/CSA 22.2 No. 60950-1, EN 60950-1, IEC 60950-1, CE Marking, GB 4943, IEC 60825

Environmental parameters

The Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L can work optimally at an operating temperature range between -5°C to +45°C (+23°F to +113°F) at an altitude 5,000 ft. (1524 m), between -5°C to +45°C (+23°F to +113°F) at an altitude 10,000 ft. (3048 m) and between -25°C to +70°C (-13°F to +158°F) at an altitude 15,000 ft. (4572 m). An operating relative humidity of about

5% to 95% noncondensing is required.

Additional information

The Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L is manageable via DHCP, QoS, VLAN, RMON 1,2,3,9, CiscoWorks LMS, SNMP v1, v2c, v3, MIB. Other easy to use deployment feature include; Automatic QoS (AutoQoS), Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Dynamic Trunking Protocol (DTP), Port Aggregation Protocol (PAgP) etc. The end of sale (eos), end of life (eol) and end of support date for the Cisco catalyst WS-C2960C-8PC-L remains unannounced. Up to 50 % off the Cisco list price can be offered, with up to 18 months warranty. Please, endeavour to visit our link to the Cisco datasheet for more information on the description, IOS download and specifications (specs). We have also made a pdf file available for the installation guide manual.

Technical specifications:

Part NumberWS-C2960C-8PC-L
Product TypeCompact Switch
Ethernet Ports8 x 10/100 Fast Ethernet
Uplinks2 x 1G copper or 2 x 1G SFP
Forwarding Bandwidth10 Gbps
Flash Memory64 MB
VLANs255 max.
Forwarding Rate4.2 mpps
Switch Power Consumption17 W
I/P Voltage100-240 VAC
I/P Current1.6-.8A
Revision Part #

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