New: Cisco 3850 as Mobility Controller

Cisco updated its Cisco 3850’s functionality recently. WLC (Wireless Controller) services were offered in this higher-end Catalyst 3850 switch. And as a virtual image ‘Virtual WLC’ that runs under VMware ESX/ESXi 4.x/5.x. What does the Cisco 3850 switch look like…
How to Choose a Fibre Switch?

Do you have some experiences about choosing a very right Fibre Switch for your network deployment? Or you had set up a better network with a good Fibre Switch? If YES, welcome to share with us here! In this article,…
The Perfect Time to Buy—This Week’s Deals

In this week, router-switch.com also has the ‘Countdown’ Deals on popular Cisco Items: the Cisco 2960X models and WS-C3650-24PS-L. *See these products for details   More about Router-switch.com’s Anniversary SALE Router-switch.com–Our 2016 Anniversary Sale will start from July 11, and will end…
Cisco Switches-Comparison and Solutions

The Cisco switches are a big family, which are designed for networks of all sizes.  They include LAN Access Switches, Compact LAN Switches, LAN Core and Distribution Switches, Data Center Switches, Service Provider Switches, Industrial Ethernet Switches, Small Business Switches,…
Cisco Switching Methods

In the last article, we discussed the Types of Cisco Switches for Your Campus Networks & Data Centers, the comparison between the Layer 2 and Layer 3 switches, Layer 3 (Multilayer) Switch Operation and Layer 2 Switch Operation. So in…
Cisco 4510E or Catalyst 6800ia Switch

There is a typical question asked by Cisco users, which is about the choosing Cisco 4500E or Catalyst 6800 Series. The detailed question you can read as follows: The Cisco switch users have the Cisco 6509-E chassis with WS-X6548-GE-TX POE line cards…
The Newer Cisco Nexus 7700 Switches

What’s the Cisco Nexus 7700 Series? As the Cisco Catalyst 6800 has the DNA of Catalyst 6500,the newer Cisco Nexus 7700 switch is the latest extension to the Cisco Nexus 7000 Series modular switches. It is a family of data…
Compare Cisco Products and Solutions

Cisco has a very big family of network hardware and solutions that meet a variety of organizations, such as small offices, branch offices, campuses, hospitals, factories, enterprises, etc.. It’s hard to tell the detailed functions and features between different Cisco…
New: ACI Alternative for Cisco Nexus 9000

Cisco Nexus 9000 Series was added a new control plane capability for users and customers not yet opting for or needing a full-blown application policy infrastructure. Cisco’s BGP Control Plane for VXLAN is designed to appeal to operators of multitenant clouds looking…