We are building a new IP phone system and network backbone. We are putting in the Cadalyst 6509 Switch. It had been suggested to us to put in the Catalyst 6000 16-port 1000TX GE Mod., RJ-45 to hook up to our servers, and the Catalyst 6000 8-port GE, Enhanced QoS - to hook up to a pair of Cadalyst 3524 Switches. Is this recommended, or should we be putting in the 48 port blades with in-line power directly into the switch and call it a day?
It depends on how you want your network to be designed. You'll need the XL switches as closet switches if you want a Core/Access layer model, and also to scale for future expansions. If this is not an issue for you, you can use the inline powered cards on the 6500 and connect IP phones to it
We are pleased to announce availability of Beta software for 16.6.3.
16.6.3 will be the second rebuild on the 16.6 release train targeted
towards Catalyst 9500/9400/9300/3850/3650 switching platforms. We are
looking for early feedback from customers befor...
Introduction Featured Speakers Luis Espejel is the Telecommunications
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In this session you can learn more about Layer 3 multicast and the best
practices to identify possible threats and take security measures. It
provides an overview of basic multicast, the best security practices for
use of this technology, and recommendati...