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Ethernet Switches

Hummingbird Networks carries a full Ethernet switch portfolio that can fit any size business, from the smallest startups to the largest global operations.   Our experts can custom build single-vendor or multi-vendor networks which are crafted to meet your needs, taken from the best brands on the market.  

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Whether your goal is the installation of your first network, a move towards unified communications or cloud-based services, or a complete overhaul of an existing network, we have both the tools and the talent to make it happen on time and under budget.The brands we offer include:

 

Cisco Switch

Cisco Switches

Cisco is the most-installed brand of network equipment in the world, and with good reason.  Their decades of experience give them an edge in both hardware and software that few competitors can hope to match, as well as absolutely unparalleled scalability.  A Cisco deployment can seamlessly grow from a single Cisco switch into a truly global network.

Cisco switches cost more than most competitors up front, but delivers high-quality service and industry-leading reliability that can easily justify the cost.  From single small office switches to fiber switches capable of handling full metro-area networks, Cisco has hardware for every need.

Popular Models and Cisco Switch Selector:

Cisco 2960X  Gigabit Ethernet Fixed Configuration, 1G or 10G Uplinks, PoE Options, Stackable
Cisco 2960XR 
Gigabit Ethernet Fixed Configuration, 1G or 10G Uplinks, PoE and Redundant Power Options, Stackable
Cisco 2960CX 
8 Port Gigabit Ethernet, Small Form Factor, 1G Uplinks, PoE Options
Cisco 3650 
Gigabit Ethernet, 1G or 10G Uplinks, PoE and Redundant Power Options, Stackable
Cisco 3650CX 
8/12 Port Gigabit Ethernet, Small Form Factor, 1G Uplinks, PoE Options
Cisco 3850
Gigabit Ethernet, 1G or 10G Uplinks, PoE/  UPoE and Redundant Power Options, Stackable, Stack Power
Cisco 4500
Switch  Modular Platform
Cisco Legacy Switches

 

NETGEAR Switch

NETGEAR Switches

Thanks to their years of experience in the consumer market, NETGEAR knows how to make business-grade networking hardware which is robust and easy-to-use.  NETGEAR switches are largely aimed at the SMB and small enterprise markets, especially growing operations which are "graduating" from off-the-shelf hardware into their first full-fledged business network.  

With both managed and NETGEAR smart switches options, there are switches ready for any business need.  Their combination of low costs and high usability make them a great value for operations on a tight budget, or which lack a dedicated IT department.

Popular Models and Ordering Information:

NETGEAR Smart Switches
10/100 Switches
Gigabit Switches
10 Gigabit Switches

NETGEAR Managed Switches
ProSafe M4100  
10/100 and Gigabit Ethernet, 8-12-24-48 Port Options, PoE Options
ProSafe M5300  
Gigabit Ethernet, Fiber, 24-49 Ports, PoE Options, Layer 2+/Layer 3
ProSafe M6100  
Modular 1G/10G, 24-48 Ports, UPoE/PoE Options, Layer 2+/Layer 3
ProSafe M7100  
10G Copper, 1G/10G Uplinks
ProSafe M7300  
10G Fiber

 

 HP Switch

HP Switches

Hewlett-Packard has long been an industry leader in computer technologies, and their full range of HP switches are no exception.  An HP switch delivers superior cost-to-performance ratios, significant scalability, and plenty of options in switch-stacking for cost-effective network upgrades.

HP also boasts a superior commitment to open standards and cross-compatibility with other systems, allowing HP switches and software to mix seamlessly into existing networks without requiring extensive hardware buys.  This makes them an excellent choice for shops which don't want to be tied down to a single vendor. 

Popular Models and Ordering Information:

HP 1820  Gigabit Ethernet, 8,24,48 Ports, PoE Options, Layer 2, 1G Uplinks
HP 1920  
Gigabit Ethernet, 8,24,48 Ports, PoE Options, Layer 2/3, 1G Uplinks
HP 1950  
Gigabit Ethernet, 24,48 Ports, PoE Options, Layer 2/3, 10G Uplinks
HP 2530  
Gigabit Ethernet, 8,24,48 Ports, PoE Options, Layer 2, 1G Uplinks
HP 2920  
Gigabit Ethernet, 24,48 Ports, PoE Options, 1G/10G Uplinks, Stackable
HP 3800  
Gigabit Ethernet, 24,48 Ports, PoE Options, 1G/10G Uplinks, Stackable, Redundant Power

 

Adtran Switch

ADTRAN Switches

ADTRAN is laser-focused on bringing superior virtualized and cloud-based networking to businesses of all sizes, in a package that's simple to use and deploy even by total newcomers.  With low prices, high scalability, and a wholly user-friendly design scheme, ADTRAN switches are perfect for growing businesses looking to get in at the ground floor with cutting-edge technology.

Popular Models and Ordering Information:

Adtran NetVanta 1234/1234P  10/100, 24 Port, PoE Options
Adtran NetVanta 1238/1238P 
10/100, 48 Port, PoE Options
Adtran NetVanta 1531/1531P 
Gigabit Ethernet, 12 Port, PoE Options
Adtran NetVanta 1534/1534P 
Gigabit Ethernet, 24 Port, PoE Options
Adtran NetVanta 1544/1544P 
Gigabit Ethernet, 24 Port, PoE Options, Layer 3
Adtran NetVanta 1550 
Gigabit Ethernet, 24/48 Ports, PoE Options, 10G Uplinks
Adtran NetVanta 1638/1638P 
Gigabit Ethernet, 48 Ports, PoE Options, Layer 3
Additional Models

 

Meraki Switch 

Meraki Switches

Meraki boasts the most robust, powerful, and scalable cloud-managed networking systems in the world, bar none.  They seek to simplify large business networks with a full range of products including switches, routers, and WAPs which all seamlessly interconnect and can be managed through a simple single-pane-of-glass interface.

A Meraki switch can be installed and deployed with a minimum of time investment, with the cloud system providing all the security and configuration settings automatically.  Administrators enjoy a total overview of the network, along with industry-leading analytical software for optimizing performance.  Meraki switches can truly revolutionize how your business does networking, while bringing complete voice/video/data convergence. 

Popular Models and Ordering Information:

MS220 Cloud Managed, Gigabit Ethernet, PoE Options, 8-24-48 Ports, Layer 2
MS320
Cloud Managed, Gigabit Ethernet, PoE Options, 8-24-48 Ports, Layer 3
MS420
Cloud Managed, Fiber Switch, 24-48 Ports

Got Questions?

There are more options in network brands and architectures than ever before.  If your business knows it's time for a new network, but doesn't know where to start, just contact the experts at Hummingbird Networks for a free future-focused consultation on your best options.