The SMC8708L2 is SMC's first 8 port 10G Layer 2 managed switch. It has a comprehensive set of L2/L4 features. This 10G core aggregator switch is designed to handle heavy traffic workgroups or power users, capable of reaching up to 160Gbps with a non-blocking switching architecture. The 8708L2 is 1RU high giving a high 10G port density in a small form factor, this switch is ideal for enterprise workgroup aggregation or backbone installation.
HIGH PORT DENSITY 10G SWITCH IN 1U BOX
Supports up to 8 built in 10G XFP ports. When combined with SMC XFP transceivers it provides a flexible distance solution depending on your requirements.
FULL WIRE-SPEED SWITCHING PERFORMANCE
Delivering non-blocking 160Gbps switch fabric for maximum switching performance in a 1U device.
COMPREHENSIVE L2/L4 FEATURE SET
Built in Layer2 / 4 feature set including Spanning Tree, VLANs and flexible Quality of Service options. This enables a reliable and flexible network solution for the datacenter.
INTEGRATION WITH SMC 10G SERVER ADAPTERS AND RPU
When combined with SMC10GPCIe-XFP server adapter, Transceivers and SMCRPU14 the switch provides a complete solution for the needs of a high availability and high performing datacenter.
The TigerSwitch SMC8708L2 10-Gigabit Ethernet switch delivers flexibility, wire-speed performance, superior port density, and a complete standard Layer 2 feature set to address low-cost and high performance switching requirements of enterprise and SMB customers. Only 1 rack unit (1RU) high, the TigerSwitch 10G is an excellent choice to deliver 10 Gigabit Over fi ber within the wiring closet and server farm, and backbone. The TigerSwitch 10G is easy to confi gure and maintain.
It offers a cost effective and high-performance Layer 2 solution for enterprise network deployments. Each TigerSwitch 10G ships with a complete standard Layer 2 feature set including 802.1Q VLANs, 802.1p, DSCP, TCP/UDP port based QoS, 802.1D Spanning Tree Protocol, 802.1w Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol, 802.1S (Multiple Spanning Tree), 802.3x-based flow control, BootP/DHCP, TFTP, Generic VLAN Registration Protocol (GVRP), Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) Snooping, and port mirroring. With support for eight queues per port based on 802.1p, the TigerSwitch 10G provides critical Quality of Service (QoS) features for next-generation applications such as Voice over IP and streaming audio or video.