If you are going to use cisco switch and would like to bind ports with IP it doesn't possible. Because it is layer 2 device. But you can bind the MAC address of NIC using port security feature available with cisco switch. With this option only a perticuar MAC will be able to use that port. You can use any switch. It is recommended by cisco to use Cat5000 for 100+ users. Otherwise you can go for more then 2 switches of 48 ports and stack them.
[toc:faq]The ProblemOn traditional switches whenever we have a trunk
interface we use the VLAN tag to demultiplex the VLANs. The switch needs
to determine which MAC Address table to look in for a forwarding
decision. To do this we require the switch to do...
[toc:faq]Introduction:Netdr is a tool available on a RSP720, Sup720 or
Sup32 that allows one to capture packets on the RP or SP inband. The
netdr command can be used to capture both Tx and Rx packets in the
software switching path. This is not a substitut...
IntroductionOSPF, being a link-state protocol, allows for every router
in the network to know of every link and OSPF speaker in the entire
network. From this picture each router independently runs the Shortest
Path First (SPF) algorithm to determine the b...