SFP consult

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Jun 2nd, 2008
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Recently I bought a WS-C3560TS-S and now I need a fiber SFP to link between switches (connect 2960 switches with 3560 switch) in a distance less than 200 meter, but I dont know wiech is the appropiate model to connect them. Can you help me to select It

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Sushil Kumar Katre Tue, 06/03/2008 - 03:14
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Following are the generally used fiber standards -

1000base-SX - Multimode Fiber Only

1000base-LX/LH - MMF + SingleMode

1000base-ZX - SMF only

1000base-SX can be used for distances up to 550mts.

go for the 1000base-SX SFP suggested in the above post with a MMF cable.

Compatibility list for future use - http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/interfaces_modules/transceiver_modules/compatibility/matrix/OL_6981.html

-> Sushil


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