The Cisco Catalyst 2960X fixed-configuration Layer or Layer 3 Lite Gigabit Ethernet switch series puts the excellence of Cisco into an affordable package that's perfect for campus, branch office, or midmarket applications. They feature a range of custom Cisco solutions aimed at reducing TCO and extending their operational lifespan, with a specific focus on scalability.
You have plenty of options in the Catalyst 2960-X line to fit your networking needs, including:
- 24 or 48 Gigabit Ethernet ports
- Four 1Gbps SFP ports, two 10Gbps SFP+ ports, or four mixed 1Gbps Fiber/Copper
- Optional Power-over-Ethernet, from 110W to 740W
- LAN Lite or LAN Base Cisco IOS software
- Flex-Stack capabilities for easy scalability
- Fanless case design for off-rack deployment (24-port models only)
Every Cisco 2960X comes with a full range of Cisco optimizations, to intelligently reduce power consumption while maximizing throughput. You also get integrated NetFlow-Lite, which intelligently samples, classifies, and measures packet throughput, giving you unparalleled visibility into your network's day-to-day usage.
Plus, every 2960X model is covered by Cisco's own Enhanced Limited Lifetime Warranty, with next-business-day hardware replacement. You also get a three-month trial subscription to Cisco SMARTnet cloud-based support and management.
All in all, the Cisco 2960-X is an excellent line of mid-range Gigabit switches, able to fit smoothly into a variety of medium-to-large sized business operations. Complete product options are below.
Models and Ordering Information:
WS-C2960X-24TS-LL Catalyst 2960-X 24 GigE, 2 x 1G SFP, LAN Lite
WS-C2960X-48TS-LL Catalyst 2960-X 48 GigE, 2 x 1G SFP, LAN Lite
WS-C2960X-24TS-L Catalyst 2960-X 24 GigE, 4 x 1G SFP, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-48TS-L Catalyst 2960-X 48 GigE, 4 x 1G SFP, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-24PSQ-L Catalyst 2960-X 24 GigE PoE 110W, 2xSFP + 2x1GBT, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-24PS-L Catalyst 2960-X 24 GigE PoE 370W, 4 x 1G SFP, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-48LPS-L Catalyst 2960-X 48 GigE PoE 370W, 4 x 1G SFP, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-48FPS-L Catalyst 2960-X 48 GigE PoE 740W, 4 x 1G SFP, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-24TD-L Catalyst 2960-X 24 GigE, 2 x 10G SFP+, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-48TD-L Catalyst 2960-X 48 GigE, 2 x 10G SFP+, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-24PD-L Catalyst 2960-X 24 GigE PoE 370W, 2 x 10G SFP+, LAN Base
WS-C2960X-48LPD-L Catalyst 2960-X 48 GigE PoE 370W, 2 x 10G SFP+ LAN Base
WS-C2960X-48FPD-L Catalyst 2960-X 48 GigE PoE 740W, 2 x 10G SFP+, LAN Base