Switches & Hubs

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Cisco Small Business 500 Series SG500-52-K9-NA Stackable Gigabit Ethernet Switch
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Cisco Small Business 300 SG300-52P Switch
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NETGEAR GS716Tv3 Switch
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Cisco Small Business 500 Series SG500-28P-K9-NA PoE Stackable Gigabit Ethernet Switch
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Cisco Small Business 300 Series SRW2048-K9-NA Gigabit Switch
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D-Link DGS-1210-10P Web Smart Switch
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Cisco Small Business 200 Series SLM2024PT-NA PoE Gigabit Switch SG200-26P
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  • 24 x RJ45
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NETGEAR ProSafe GS108T-200NAS Gigabit Smart Switch
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TP-LINK TL-SG1024D 24-Port Gigabit Desktop/Rackmount Switch
  • 24 x RJ45 Ports, Auto MDI / MDIX
  • 10K Jumbo frame
  • 48Gbps Switching Capacity
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Cisco Small Business 300 Series SRW2008P-K9-NA Gigabit PoE Switch
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  • 10 x RJ45
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What are Ethernet Switches and Hubs?

Introduction

An Ethernet switch and hub are two very important parts of a network that can determine how many computers the network can support and how it routes data. Before purchasing a switch or a hub, it is crucial to understand how they differ from each other. The following information will detail how hubs and switches route network traffic, as well as common types of switches.