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2951 PoE Abilities


To run a PoE switch module on the 2951, am I going to need more than the standard one power supply? The documentation is a little fuzzy on this.

Router#sh ver
Cisco IOS Software, C2951 Software (C2951-UNIVERSALK9-M), Version 15.2(1)T2, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc2)
Technical Support:
Copyright (c) 1986-2012 by Cisco Systems, Inc.
Compiled Sun 19-Feb-12 01:53 by prod_rel_team

ROM: System Bootstrap, Version 15.0(1r)M13, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)

Router uptime is 23 minutes
System returned to ROM by reload at 09:48:33 $time_z Fri Aug 3 2012
System restarted at 13:50:24 UTC Fri Aug 3 2012
System image file is "flash0:c2951-universalk9-mz.SPA.152-1.T2.bin"
Last reload type: Normal Reload
Last reload reason: Reload Command

This product contains cryptographic features and is subject to United
States and local country laws governing import, export, transfer and
use. Delivery of Cisco cryptographic products does not imply
third-party authority to import, export, distribute or use encryption.
Importers, exporters, distributors and users are responsible for
compliance with U.S. and local country laws. B
Aug  3 14:13:46.944: %SYS-5-CONFIG_I: Configured from console by consoley using this product you
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to comply with U.S. and local laws, return this product immediately.

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Cisco CISCO2951/K9 (revision 1.1) with 481280K/43008K bytes of memory.
Processor board ID FTX1630AHPX
3 Gigabit Ethernet interfaces
2 terminal lines
2 Virtual Private Network (VPN) Modules
1 cisco ISM Crypto Engine(s)
DRAM configuration is 72 bits wide with parity enabled.
255K bytes of non-volatile configuration memory.
250880K bytes of ATA System CompactFlash 0 (Read/Write)

License Info:

License UDI:

Device#   PID                   SN
*0        CISCO2951/K9          FTX1630AHPX

Technology Package License Information for Module:'c2951'

Technology    Technology-package           Technology-package
              Current       Type           Next reboot
ipbase        ipbasek9      Permanent      ipbasek9
security      securityk9    Permanent      securityk9
uc            None          None           None
data          None          None           None

Configuration register is 0x2102

Thanks, Pat.

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