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Description:  The Cisco WS-C3560G-24PS-S Switch contains 24 Ethernet 10/100/1000 ports and 4 SFP-based Gigabit Ethernet ports, IPB Software Feature Set, and a 32 MB Flash Memory. The WS-C3560G-24PS-S operates with a 32 Gbps Forwarding Bandwidth and a 96 W Switch Power.

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About WS-C3560G-24PS-S

Product overview

The Cisco WS-C3560G-24PS-S switch belongs to a large scalable family called the Cisco Catalyst 3560 Series. It offers 4 SFP based Gigabit Ethernet ports and 24 ethernet 10/100/1000 ports with PoE. It a 1 Rack unit (1 RU) switch.

Technical information

The Cisco WS-C3560G-24PS-S offers 32 Gbps forwarding bandwidth high performance with the forwarding rate of 38.7 Mpps based on 64 byte packets. It offers 128 MB of DRAM and 32MB of flash memory. It can be configured with up to 1000 multicast routes and IGMP groups, 11000 unicast routes and 12000 MAC addresses. The Cisco WS-C3560G-24PS-S can offer a maximum of 9018 byte Ethernet frame (Jumbo support) for the purpose of bridging on Ethernet ports. The Cisco Catalyst 3560G-24PS has a weight of 13.5 pounds or 6.1 kg. The dimensions of the WS-C3560G-24PS-S is as follows; 1.73 x 14.9 x 17.5 in. (4.4 x 37.8 x 44.5 cm). This catalyst runs on IP Base licence which is pre-installed (available also for download) and offers ACLs, Routing Information Protocol (RIP), QoS and basic static routing functions. The IP Base license can also be upgraded to the IP Services license using upgrade licenses. It is configured with 24 Ethernet 10/100/1000 ports with PoE and also 4 SFP based Gigabit Ethernet ports with advanced Layer 3 switching. These SFP-based GE ports can accommodate series of SFP transceivers which includes CWDM SFP, 1000BASE-LX, 1000BASE-ZX, 1000BASE-SX and 1000BASE-T.

Power information

The Cisco Catalyst WS-C3560G-24PS-S provides users with options of either an internal power supply or the Cisco RPS 2300 power supply through a RPS port. The internal power supply is an auto ranging unit and supports input voltages between 100 and 240 Volts (V) of Alternating Current (AC) at a frequency ranging between 50 - 60 Hz. The switch has a MTBF (Mean Time between Failure) rated 186,300 hours with a total power consumption of 540 Watts measured at 100 % throughput. It dissipates 170 Watts (W) of power at 534 BTUs per hour with 370 watts dedicated to PoE. The power rating of the Cisco Catalyst WS-C3560G-24PS-S is set at 0.52 kVA.

Additional information

January 31, 2012 was the end of life (eol) date announced for the Cisco WS-C3560G-24PS-S (a 24-port PoE switch) after which it would be replaced. The replacement is the WS-C3560X-24P-S, a Cisco Catalyst 3560X 24 Port PoE and runs on the IP Base. The eos (end of sale) for this product is set at January 30, 2013 while the end of support is January 31, 2018.  Up to 70 % off the original Cisco list price can be offered. We also offer a warranty of up to 12 months on most of the parts and product itself. For more specifications, download the pdf format of the Cisco 3560 series datasheet. Also in the data sheet are the specs of v01, v02, v03, v04, v05, v06, v07, v08, v09. Visit the Cisco website for info in IOS 15, firmware, SmartNet services and details about fan configurations.

Technical specifications:

Part NumberWS-C3560G-24PS-S
Product TypeSwitch
Ports24 Ethernet 10/100/1000 ports and 4 SFP-based Gigabit Ethernet ports
Software Feature SetIPB
Forwarding Bandwidth32 Gbps
Forwarding Rate38.7 Mpps
Flash Memory32 MB
MAC Addresses12000
Input Voltage100-240 VAC
Switch Power96 W
Total Output BTU325 BTU/hour
Power Rating0.52 kVA
Dimensions1.73 x 17.5 x 14.9 in.
Weight14 lb
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