I'm not a big Fan of this switch either. Looks like a layer 2 switch without any QOS features. If I'm lookinkg for a low cost POE switch with layer three functionality why would I not use a netgear switch instead?
I hate that the 3560's cost so much as these switches seem to work better.
We used these switches on a small CCM deploy. I think they are COMPLETE JUNK! I can't understand why Cisco would market this switch for VOIP installs!! In addition, I think it is bad practice to have a network switch that you CAN'T telnet to, can't console to, and is ONLY accessible from a WEB BROWSER??? ABSURD!!!
Are you getting this error “Installer User Interface Mode Not Supported. The installer cannot run in this UI mode. To specify the interface mode, use the -i command-line option, followed by the UI mode identifier. The value UI mode identifiers...
The below trick might come handy when you have to add a new node to a cluster but you don't have or is unsure of the security password for the publisher. This procedure has been around for ages.
1) Login into the CLI of the Publisher.