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Cisco offers the Catalyst 3650 Series of campus LAN switches.https://media.trustradius.com/product-logos/ku/AF/F0JDW2AQTDDO-180x180.JPEG3650 Switch ReviewCatalyst 3650 Series,We use this model of a Cisco switch to provide data services to all of the county's edge networks delivering services to staff and public. Multiple business objectives are met and leveraged with this technology use. An example would be at our bus terminals delivering WiFI solutions to the public and county staff with a backbone using this model of a Cisco switch.,Scale. They have the ability to be stacked. Reliable hardware. Hardware never fails. Reliable for real time applications such as collaboration and Wireless VoIP (wVoIP).,Cost,9,The cost is high but these switches never fail. You get what you pay for.,My organization has not benefited specifically for the above capabilities.,These devices are easy to manage. We manage them via command line as we do all other Cisco catalyst switches.,Cisco Catalyst 3560-CX Series Switches, Cisco Nexus and Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series SwitchesCisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches ReviewCatalyst 3650 Series,We make use of the Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches primarily for LAN deployments for our customers. Most of our customers use these switches as access layer switches at their office sites, but in some cases where the customers have a small wired network, they even use the Cisco Catalyst 3650 switches as core switches. One of the business problems these switches address is network connectivity in offices where it is not otherwise viable, or where a customer doesn't want to install a pure wireless network.,Switching. Troubleshooting. Command line interface. Ease-of-use. Customer support.,Robustness. Quality control. Power over Ethernet.,10,Customers experience excellent ROI. Customer Satisfaction. Less low downtimes due to system failures. High port density due to the stacking features.,My organization has not benefited from any of these features since we are a systems integrator and install the Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches for our customers during projects. However, our customers have reported that they are extremely beneficial to them and that they are able to see the time-saving benefits and comment on the product's ease-of-use.,Our customers have reported that with the stacking feature of the Cisco Catalyst 3650 switches they are much easier to manage as they only need to manage a single switch that has a high port density, and that in the event of a switch failure it is limited to the single switch which makes mean-time-to-repair relatively quick. The integrated wireless LAN controller option is also an option that some of our customers have invested in and are usually happy with the outcome of not having to manage separate devices.,Cisco Catalyst 3650Catalyst 3650 Series,We are resellers of these switches and have gotten a lot of interest due to their specific features. Especially with the 48 port model, with its stackability being key, grouping up to 9 is a key feature. A full stack bandwidth of 40gbps makes it worth the money spent. The limited lifetime warranty also makes it very attractive compared against other brand competitors.,Good group stacking. The max bandwidth on stacking is great. Ease of the rack's mount-ability.,Could be cheaper. Could be more compact. Faster processing.,9,Quality of product is good. Added value to systems to reach SLAs. Works very well with other brands in a mixed environment.,We as a company don't have any particular uses cases to ensure to effective of these devices, as we are mainly a reseller, but if I search on the net, I have found many great write-ups on these switches which prove that they are perfect for analytics and virtualizations to run efficiently.,We have not benefitted from these capabilities as we have not sold for this specific purpose but rather for a switch requirement. From my research, they do work well, and feedback from those who purchased show great ratings and ensure that word of mouth continues to be their best marketing. I would need to get further feedback from buyers on this.Cisco Catalyst 3650 - Reliable and SecureCatalyst 3650 Series,We use it for our LAN network to interconnect our users to access file servers, email, print servers, business software etc. The Cisco switches are equipped with PoE capability which allows us to connect our IP Phones and Wifi APs which are PoE enabled thus saving us costs on installing additional power outlets for these devices.,Stability Reliability Feature Rich Secured,Costs are a bit expensive compared to similar type of switches from other vendors. You need to understand Cisco CLI for proper installation. The switches are quite heavy when mounting in the cabinet.,8,Security features Longevity of the product Reliability,We haven't yet made use of the time-saving automation and analytics features as yet. However, we have benefited from the scalability features offered by these switches. Our switches had been sufficiently sized so that we had additional capacity to accommodate new users as the organization grows or when we need to add additional devices as required.,We have not used much of the manageability features yet.,3650: Reliable, Predictable and Expensive Work HorseCatalyst 3650 Series,We use the 3650 at most levels for our sites. They are very reliable, predictable, and effective. They provide the necessary bandwidth for connecting out sites throughout our fiber backbone. I am very happy with the secure remote management capabilities that allow both ease of access and adequate security.,Handle large volumes of traffic. Provide bandwidth needed. Up time without error is great.,Price Licensing,8,Solid workhorse: positive Cost prohibitive, build out and expansion is pricey: negative,We have benefited from automation, particularity with VLAN management and configuration. We have taken advantage of this for disaster recovery, having automated scripts that can replicate our environment on the fly on new hardware as needed.,We have benefited from central, remote management through SSH. This generally prevents us from having to actually go onsite to troubleshoot issues and saves time and money.,Catalyst 3650Catalyst 3650 Series,We use the Catalyst 3650 for our access switches for end users and devices. They provide stability and flexibility to meet our business needs. We have not had a major issue due to this piece of hardware in the entire time that they have been in service. Great stable POE is also a great benefit.,Fast packet switching Stable and reliable POE Excellent Uptime,Modularity Heat Can be a little deep for some cabinets,10,We have lowered our operational costs. Less truck rolls because of increased uptime POE devices do not need seperate injectors for stable power.,We have used automation to push updates and create different use cases. The built in packet capture has also been of great benefit to troubleshooting different issues.,We have not done much with customization,Cisco Catalyst 2960-X/XR Series SwitchesRobust and reliable for branch officesCatalyst 3650 Series,Reliable switches that work well in small branch offices, set up as a layer 3 switch, it does primary routing to our main data centre with a failover setup to our secondary data centre. Cost effective, considering there is no need to purchase a separate dedicated router, it comes with 2x 10G interface which is enough for primary uplink to data centre and primary downlink to a stack of access switches.,Stable. Good knowledge base. A lot of features. Consistent commands across most models.,Web console to help staff that are not familiar with CLI. Simplified licensing model. Cloud console for monitoring would be awesome.,8,Good support means less downtime when required. Widely used, easy to research issue means quicker turnaround when there is a problem. Can be confusing for less experienced admin with no previous exposure means harder to train, which costs us more time.,As the setup is only used for small branch offices, there was no massive deployment, so no virtualization or time-saving automation is required for a simple setup.,We have a Cisco ONE license, which connected the switches to Cisco Prime Infrastructure, there wasn't much-advanced customization that we benefit from, manageability is also very hit and miss with CPI, it would be nice if it could be more like Meraki.,Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series Switches, Cisco Meraki MS Switches and Extreme Ethernet SwitchesConnect LifeCatalyst 3650 Series Catalyst 3850 Series Catalyst 6800 Series Catalyst 9300 Series,They allow us to interconnect all of our remote buildings and gives L3 capability L3 in one box.,Route Secure PoE,Mac security Compact foot print PoE,10,Long life time The fanless models are Coleman and hardened Security at the port level,We are able to use these device across the board in multiple applications.,Fast secure connections everywhere,My Cisco switch reviewCatalyst 2960 X/XR Series Catalyst 2960-L Series Catalyst 3650 Series,Cisco Catalyst Switches are used in access LAN (layer 2) in all our branches. The switches are very stable. We are using them in stack and connect to Cisco ISE. The switches have a lot of security features. For our organization, what is really important is the Enhanced Limited Lifetime Warranty (E-LLW) for Cisco switches.,Work stability They support PoE and PoE+ Security features,10,They are easy to manage The ability to route packets They are quite expensive,In our organization, time-saving automation for Cisco Catalyst is possible with our system network management. The system can monitor and manage all the switches with icmp, snmp and ssh credentials. We see the topology of network devices, alarms, status ports, and links. Next feature for automation are scripts to send to change configuration on multiple switches and multiple ports.,Advanced customization and manageability is important and is possible with Cisco switches and monitoring system. We can remote manage every feature on multiple devices without necessarily logging in every time. The next important option is to use Cisco switches with Cisco ISE to network access policy 802.1x in our organization. And support TACACS for authorization, authentication, and accounting.,Catalyst for the rest of usCatalyst 2960 X/XR Series Catalyst 3650 Series,We are currently using the Catalyst series in our Core, Distribution, and Access Layer network design. It is used in the majority of the organization across multiple locations. We were looking to segment our network as we transitioned from a small organization to a larger one. It allowed us to get a better understanding of the needs of our end users, implement appropriate security mechanisms and make network management easier. Our newest scope for re-design is to stack several devices and allow even easier management and reduce the need for loop detection mechanisms. Update: We just deployed the a couple Catalyst 3650 Stackwise-160 and the migration was almost flawless from the 3560-x series (standalone). The only issue is that we are experiencing a LACP etherchannel which will explain more further down. We have replaced all our HP access layer switches with the 2960-X POE.,Management and administration Documentation Integration with the rest of Cisco's product lines Community support Hardware design and layout,Price. There are competitors that provide similar service levels at the most reasonable prices. The innovation of emerging technology in areas of network management and integration. Model numbers can be confusing when wanting to find exactly what you need. Cisco IOS feature sets are even more confusing than the model numbers Be ware of IOS bug(s) that could affect your infrastructure. But every vendor will have them,8,Return on investment compared to a reduced time of management has improved our overalls goals on network management Being a small-mid size organization it can stretch our budget when we implement new initiatives Even those not on the network have the ability manage these devices due to documentation and IOS command structure The new stack makes the management of multiple devices quite easy. Yes I know not a new concept, but doing it well is not something all vendors can do The tools and options available naively in the Cisco IOS gives us more troubleshooting options and usually quicker than some 3rd party options.,We haven't really dived into automation nor analytics with this line, but Our VMware admins love the Cisco Discovery Protocol compatibility that is used with vCenter. They are able to to tell the network setup without having to bother the network admins. Due to the partnerships with VMware there are also other efficiencies that we could use, like the Nexus series, however I just don't have the budget nor manpower to implement.,Cisco does a fantastic job with allowing you to customize just about any feature you may need to and more. The command line interface is robust and advanced so you know that this is not a port from the web UI. We have also configured all our devices with a snmp monitor and the amount of data we get from the Cisco devices is far more superior to other vendors that we have.,Extreme Ethernet Switches,Foglight for Virtualization, PRTG Network Monitor, VMware ESXi, VMware vCenter Server,Interface management remote admin / ssh / console security,web access delegate access to lower tier support,No,8Cisco Catalyst Switches ReviewUser access and PoE for VoIP phones. It provides stable network connections. Dot1x support with ISE ensures users are authenticated and only have access to necessary resources.,PoE for powering VoIP phones and wireless access points. Stable user access. Reliable. Voice segmentation. Port aggregation.,Price. Per-port costs are higher than other vendors.,9,Reliability has limited outage costs. Quick deployment times.,Reliable, Feature-Rich and PerformantCatalyst 3650 Series,We use the 3650 mostly for TOR in the data center to provide connectivity to our servers. We value its reliability and the fact that it's a workhorse we can always rely on.,Stable and reliable stacking solution that allows us to connect our servers with bonded NICs and maintain 100% networking uptime. Layer-3 services like inter-VLAN routing allow us to provide vast and efficient connectivity between different services while keeping perimeter security intact. Netflow support. Very lightweight and complete flow generation that provides invaluable information about the data center traffic.,Price tag. Even though we'll always choose Cisco as long as it keeps its top-notch reliability, competitors are pushing hard with cheaper alternatives. The end of life and support period is relatively short.,9,Very high ROI, because uptime is critical to our business, and we have very high penalties with downtime. We're yet to experience a network outage with Cisco switches.,Netflow data is invaluable to us, as it provides amazing intel on our data center traffic. This allows our NOC and SOC teams to easily investigate any incident, and our infrastructure teams to forecast growing needs accurately.,IOS-XE is so amazing to work with we hardly ever use the graphical UI.,Catalyst switchesCatalyst 2960 X/XR Series Catalyst 3650 Series,[They're being used for] All campus and edge switches on site and at remote sites.,VLAN separation VoIP phone systems ACLs for management,None,10,Helped deploy VoIP phones without the need for PoE injectors.,We have not.,Managing Cisco Catalyst Switches is always a breeze.,,Access for users to networking services. Access to web servers for delivering content to county citizens. Data center infrastructure for iLO access to servers if a data center switch goes out,Prior Experience with the Product Vendor Reputation Existing Relationship with the Vendor,One of the ways we ensure a reliable Network is to segment off areas, floors or departments by virtual lans. We also use vlans to segment our VoIP traffic.,9,10,10,No we did not engage Cisco Services when planning or deploying our solution.,9,10000,11,N/A,To continue to provide access to county Enterprise and business services,10,Not Sure,I wasn't part of that decision process.,No,No,Network segmentation VoIP service delivery Enterprise Network access to users.,Net flow implementation Mtp,No,9Cisco Catalyst from a SysAdmin perspectiveCisco Catalyst is used across the organization. It is used to connect buildings in different countries. Cisco Catalyst products are very reliable and they can work for years with no downtime. The company recently refreshed the old switches and routers that worked for years, but they never failed any single time. These products can be configured in so many different ways according to the business necessities and they provide very strong security protection to the valuable infrastructure.,It comes with the latest routing protocols out in the market and they include proprietary protocols which are very good. Encryption is good. No sensitive information is running unprotected. Scalability. Reliability. Products can work for years with no downtime.,Price. They are expensive devices. Cisco develops so many products that sometimes it's hard to catch up. Configuring these devices require a high level of preparation.,10,Availability. Very reliable devices that make the downtime close to 0. VoIP lets you save on phone bills. You install these devices and you forget them. They work very well.,3Com H3C Switches and Avaya Agile Communication Environment,3Com Baseline Switches (Discontinued), Avaya Communicator, Fortinet FortiGate
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June 11, 2019

3650 Switch Review

Score 9 out of 10
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We use this model of a Cisco switch to provide data services to all of the county's edge networks delivering services to staff and public. Multiple business objectives are met and leveraged with this technology use. An example would be at our bus terminals delivering WiFI solutions to the public and county staff with a backbone using this model of a Cisco switch.
  • Scale. They have the ability to be stacked.
  • Reliable hardware. Hardware never fails.
  • Reliable for real time applications such as collaboration and Wireless VoIP (wVoIP).
  • Cost
When you need to provide dense connections to clients this model of switch is stackable and makes for great networking scalability.
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May 21, 2019

Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches Review

Score 10 out of 10
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We make use of the Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches primarily for LAN deployments for our customers. Most of our customers use these switches as access layer switches at their office sites, but in some cases where the customers have a small wired network, they even use the Cisco Catalyst 3650 switches as core switches. One of the business problems these switches address is network connectivity in offices where it is not otherwise viable, or where a customer doesn't want to install a pure wireless network.
  • Switching.
  • Troubleshooting.
  • Command line interface.
  • Ease-of-use.
  • Customer support.
  • Robustness.
  • Quality control.
  • Power over Ethernet.
Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches are ideal for access layer switches in situations where stackable switches are required to have full PoE and a high port density. In some instances, there may even be a requirement to make use of the integrated wireless LAN controller to provide wireless connectivity in conjunction with the wired network without the need to manage a separate wireless LAN controller.
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May 20, 2019

Cisco Catalyst 3650

Score 9 out of 10
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We are resellers of these switches and have gotten a lot of interest due to their specific features. Especially with the 48 port model, with its stackability being key, grouping up to 9 is a key feature. A full stack bandwidth of 40gbps makes it worth the money spent. The limited lifetime warranty also makes it very attractive compared against other brand competitors.
  • Good group stacking.
  • The max bandwidth on stacking is great.
  • Ease of the rack's mount-ability.
  • Could be cheaper.
  • Could be more compact.
  • Faster processing.
Cisco Catalyst 3650 Series Switches are very well suited for the corporate environment where service and business are critical, taking no changes. In my opinion, I would not use it in the smaller organizations where there are no SLA critical services, as it eats into the bottom end where maybe a refurb or cheaper brand is worth looking at.
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May 20, 2019

Cisco Catalyst 3650 - Reliable and Secure

Score 8 out of 10
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We use it for our LAN network to interconnect our users to access file servers, email, print servers, business software etc. The Cisco switches are equipped with PoE capability which allows us to connect our IP Phones and Wifi APs which are PoE enabled thus saving us costs on installing additional power outlets for these devices.
  • Stability
  • Reliability
  • Feature Rich
  • Secured
  • Costs are a bit expensive compared to similar type of switches from other vendors.
  • You need to understand Cisco CLI for proper installation.
  • The switches are quite heavy when mounting in the cabinet.
Cisco Catalyst 3650 switches are well suited within the access layer in large networks or in the core layer of branch offices with small networks. The PoE feature is very well suited for environments with IP Phones as well as areas where installing a power outlet may be challenging and can thus leverage PoE powered Wifi APs PoE powered Cameras, PoE powered etc. In this way, these switches can save lots of costs on cabling installation and maintenance.
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June 25, 2019

3650: Reliable, Predictable and Expensive Work Horse

Score 8 out of 10
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We use the 3650 at most levels for our sites. They are very reliable, predictable, and effective. They provide the necessary bandwidth for connecting out sites throughout our fiber backbone. I am very happy with the secure remote management capabilities that allow both ease of access and adequate security.
  • Handle large volumes of traffic.
  • Provide bandwidth needed.
  • Up time without error is great.
  • Price
  • Licensing
Great product, if a little pricey.
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June 24, 2019

Catalyst 3650

Score 10 out of 10
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We use the Catalyst 3650 for our access switches for end users and devices. They provide stability and flexibility to meet our business needs. We have not had a major issue due to this piece of hardware in the entire time that they have been in service. Great stable POE is also a great benefit.
  • Fast packet switching
  • Stable and reliable POE
  • Excellent Uptime
  • Modularity
  • Heat
  • Can be a little deep for some cabinets
Excellent at providing a stable user experience. With low operational costs.
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August 01, 2019

Robust and reliable for branch offices

Score 8 out of 10
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Reliable switches that work well in small branch offices, set up as a layer 3 switch, it does primary routing to our main data centre with a failover setup to our secondary data centre. Cost effective, considering there is no need to purchase a separate dedicated router, it comes with 2x 10G interface which is enough for primary uplink to data centre and primary downlink to a stack of access switches.
  • Stable.
  • Good knowledge base.
  • A lot of features.
  • Consistent commands across most models.
  • Web console to help staff that are not familiar with CLI.
  • Simplified licensing model.
  • Cloud console for monitoring would be awesome.
Cisco Catalyst is suitable for branch office setups with a layer 3 function, it's also stack-able for expansion. Not suitable for a company that doesn't have staff with Cisco CLI knowledge.
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February 05, 2019

My Cisco switch review

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Cisco Catalyst Switches are used in access LAN (layer 2) in all our branches. The switches are very stable. We are using them in stack and connect to Cisco ISE. The switches have a lot of security features. For our organization, what is really important is the Enhanced Limited Lifetime Warranty (E-LLW) for Cisco switches.
  • Work stability
  • They support PoE and PoE+
  • Security features
Typical scenarios - connect switches standalone or in a stack via trunks for network to distribution layer or core layer. This scenario is easy to manage, upgrade and maintenance for administrators. Every switch supports PoE and with voice VLAN one port is connected to an IP phone and computer. Most switches are 48 port.
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January 15, 2019

Catalyst for the rest of us

Score 8 out of 10
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We are currently using the Catalyst series in our Core, Distribution, and Access Layer network design. It is used in the majority of the organization across multiple locations.

We were looking to segment our network as we transitioned from a small organization to a larger one. It allowed us to get a better understanding of the needs of our end users, implement appropriate security mechanisms and make network management easier.

Our newest scope for re-design is to stack several devices and allow even easier management and reduce the need for loop detection mechanisms.

Update:
We just deployed the a couple Catalyst 3650 Stackwise-160 and the migration was almost flawless from the 3560-x series (standalone). The only issue is that we are experiencing a LACP etherchannel which will explain more further down. We have replaced all our HP access layer switches with the 2960-X POE.
  • Management and administration
  • Documentation
  • Integration with the rest of Cisco's product lines
  • Community support
  • Hardware design and layout
  • Price. There are competitors that provide similar service levels at the most reasonable prices.
  • The innovation of emerging technology in areas of network management and integration.
  • Model numbers can be confusing when wanting to find exactly what you need.
  • Cisco IOS feature sets are even more confusing than the model numbers
  • Be ware of IOS bug(s) that could affect your infrastructure. But every vendor will have them
Great for connecting end-user devices and inter-VLAN routing. There is a lot of configuration examples for implementing this feature. We also use single-mode fiber to connect multiple campus locations. With this, there was an issue of uni-directional link detection causing link failure. The Cisco Catalyst handled this quite well after I figure out which feature to enable (udld).

Beware to fully research potential bugs in the Cisco IOS you are deploying. I missed one with etherchannel and it caused me a 30 minute headache.
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February 19, 2019

Cisco Catalyst Switches Review

Score 9 out of 10
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User access and PoE for VoIP phones. It provides stable network connections. Dot1x support with ISE ensures users are authenticated and only have access to necessary resources.
  • PoE for powering VoIP phones and wireless access points.
  • Stable user access.
  • Reliable.
  • Voice segmentation.
  • Port aggregation.
  • Price.
  • Per-port costs are higher than other vendors.
We use Cisco Catalyst Switches for multiple applications within multiple layers. They provide us with dependable port connectivity as well as additional functionality such as 802.1x.
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January 22, 2019

Reliable, Feature-Rich and Performant

Score 9 out of 10
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We use the 3650 mostly for TOR in the data center to provide connectivity to our servers. We value its reliability and the fact that it's a workhorse we can always rely on.
  • Stable and reliable stacking solution that allows us to connect our servers with bonded NICs and maintain 100% networking uptime.
  • Layer-3 services like inter-VLAN routing allow us to provide vast and efficient connectivity between different services while keeping perimeter security intact.
  • Netflow support. Very lightweight and complete flow generation that provides invaluable information about the data center traffic.
  • Price tag. Even though we'll always choose Cisco as long as it keeps its top-notch reliability, competitors are pushing hard with cheaper alternatives.
  • The end of life and support period is relatively short.
These switches are the very definition of reliability, so whenever you need a switch that must perform and cannot fail, this is the one to get.
For a network that's not that important (perhaps a lab setup) you're probably ok with cheaper options.
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January 13, 2019

Catalyst switches

Score 10 out of 10
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[They're being used for] All campus and edge switches on site and at remote sites.
  • VLAN separation
  • VoIP phone systems
  • ACLs for management
  • None
Cisco Switches work very well for VoIP phone solutions as you can have both a data and voice VLAN assigned to each switch port.
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January 14, 2019

Cisco Catalyst from a SysAdmin perspective

Score 10 out of 10
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Cisco Catalyst is used across the organization. It is used to connect buildings in different countries. Cisco Catalyst products are very reliable and they can work for years with no downtime. The company recently refreshed the old switches and routers that worked for years, but they never failed any single time. These products can be configured in so many different ways according to the business necessities and they provide very strong security protection to the valuable infrastructure.
  • It comes with the latest routing protocols out in the market and they include proprietary protocols which are very good.
  • Encryption is good. No sensitive information is running unprotected.
  • Scalability.
  • Reliability. Products can work for years with no downtime.
  • Price. They are expensive devices.
  • Cisco develops so many products that sometimes it's hard to catch up.
  • Configuring these devices require a high level of preparation.
Cisco Catalyst is well suited to interconnect branch offices across the globe. It works very well with the data and voice transmission. Something that stands out is the ability of QoS because by tuning up these settings, you can provide a very good quality of voice over IP. Using a scenario like this, it lets you cut budgets on phone bills.
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