Managing Editor, www.smallbusinesscomputing.com
Dell announced availability of its PowerConnect 3048 for U.S. customers who need Gigabit Ethernet performance in a switch that offers flexible stacking and comprehensive management features.
The Dell PowerConnect 3048 is a 48-port Fast Ethernet switch that includes two copper Gigabit Ethernet ports and two fiber Gigabit Ethernet slots, which can be used simultaneously. The switch is one rack-unit high (1U), rack-mountable and stackable. It can be managed via an embedded Web server or third-party management console applications using open-management standards.
Technical features of the Dell PowerConnect 3048 include:
21.6 Gbps Total Switching Capacity
16.1 Mpps Maximum Forwarding Rate
48 10/100 BaseTX Fast Ethernet Ports
2 Built-In Copper Gigabit Ethernet Ports (10/100/1000 BaseT)
Fiber Gigabit Ethernet Ports using 2 SFP transceivers
2 Built-In Gigabit Stacking Ports
Up to 256 802.1Q VLAN
Embedded Web Server, Serial & Telnet, SNMP and RMON Management
1U, Rack Mountable Form Factor
The Dell PowerConnect 3048 is priced at $1,299.