Overall Satisfaction with Cisco Catalyst Switches
Cisco Catalyst 1000 Series Switches are mostly used to get a large number of devices connected in a single network. They are used by a few departments which require a large number of devices in a single network as they have [a] lot of ports. I have only faced an issue once with this switch where lag interface was frequently going down; [otherwise], it is always great to work with Cisco switches.
- Positive: Easy to deploy
- Positive: Easy PoE setup
- Negative: More costly as compared to other brands
Cisco switches are easy to manage as compare[d] to Juniper. Also, it provides premium support in case if you have any issues.
Do you think Cisco Catalyst Switches delivers good value for the price?
Are you happy with Cisco Catalyst Switches's feature set?
Did Cisco Catalyst Switches live up to sales and marketing promises?
I wasn't involved with the selection/purchase process
Did implementation of Cisco Catalyst Switches go as expected?
I wasn't involved with the implementation phase
Would you buy Cisco Catalyst Switches again?
With its PoE and fanless features [and] easy deployment, Cisco Catalyst 1000 Series Switches provide good performance [at] less cost. So I guess it will be a good fit for most of the scenarios. The only scenario where this switch will not be a good fit is when we require 100 + users in a single network.