|Accton's Feature-Rich New PoE Switch Shipping Now|
HSINCHU, TAIWAN – Accton Technology Corporation of Taiwan ( TAIEX: 2345, www.accton.com ), the company that makes partnership work, today announced the first shipments of its first Layer 2/Layer 4 Power over Ethernet (PoE) switch to global outsourcing partners. The best performing Layer 2/Layer 4 PoE switch available, the new expandable Accton ES3526-PoE is also the most price-competitive, making it a great addition to any company's portfolio of product offerings.
"Fast adoption of 802.11x is moving companies to focus on strengthening both the security and coverage the wireless technology within their networks," said David Myers, Accton's Director of OEM Marketing." Power over Ethernet technology strengthens wireless coverage by passing power to client units, eliminating the need for external power sources. The Layer 4 features like QoS and CoS included in this Accton solution also make it well-suited to environments migrating to the other big trend in networking—voice over IP.
Advanced Layer 2 switching functionality includes VLAN, priority queuing, multicast filtering, link aggregation and port mirroring. Network management is top-notch, including Spanning Tree, GVRP, and IGMP snooping, as well as SNMP, RMON and Web-based management. Its high switching bandwidth improves network performance, and advanced traffic control, including Layer 4 QoS, ensures that performance is available where it's needed most.
Available now to Global outsourcing partners, the new Accton ES3526-PoE L2/L4 Fast Ethernet Stackable PoE Switch simplifies network optimization for today's evolving corporate and campus networks.