~ Comes up with Cost-Effective, 10-Gigabit Base-T connectivity and Advanced L2 ~
New Delhi, February 16, 2016: NETGEAR (www.netgear.com), a global networking company that delivers innovative products to businesses, consumers, and service providers, is extending its leadership in 12 10-GBase-T copper ports (12-10 GBASE-T) switching solutions with the introduction of the ProSAFE® 10-Gigabit Ethernet Smart Switches (XS712T). The powerful new ProSAFE XS712T is the industry’s first and only Smart Switch with 2 Combo SFP+ for 10G Fiber links. It is purposely designed as a cost effective way to provide 10G connections to 10G-capable servers and NAS (Network Attached Storage). It can be used as a 10G access switch, uplink to 10G Managed switch (XSM7224) while expending the 10G connections down to the edge.
NETGEAR offers Industry’s first cost-effective 10G switch for SMBs and is the only provider for 10G solution at affordable price point. ProSAFE XS712T is ideal for SMBs to use as the core switch, connecting to 10G-capable Servers and network storages. Cost-effectively expands 10G bandwidth from core switch in medium-sized networks to access switches which are equipped with 10G uplinks. Powerful feature sets with advanced L2 functions, enhanced security measures, static routing, dynamic VLAN assignment and IPv6.
Key Features of the ProSAFE 10G Smart Switch (XS712T):
· Advanced VLAN features such as Protocol-based VLAN and MAC-based VLAN
· Advanced QoS (Quality of Service) with L2-L4 awareness and 8 priority queues
· Static Routing
· Private VLAN
· Dynamic VLAN assignment
· IGMP and MLD snooping
· Advanced Security
· IPv6 for management, QoS and ACL
· 10 Gigabit transition with Base-T
· Designed as Core Switch for SMB Network
· Act as Aggregation Switch for Medium-sized Network
“Our ProSAFE XS712T offers our channel partners a chance to ride the next wield in networking as it provides budding networks a migration path to latest technologies without sacrificing current hardware investments,” said Subhodeep Bhattacharya, Regional Director, India & SAARC, NETGEAR.
Pricing and Availability
NETGEAR ProSAFE 28-port 10-Gigabit Smart Managed Switch (XS728T) is available now worldwide through authorized NETGEAR partners and other reseller channels. It has an MRP of INR 1.45 Lakhs with a lifetime warranty.
About NETGEAR, Inc
NETGEAR is a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers. For consumers, the company makes high performance, dependable and easy to use home networking, storage and digital media products to connect people with the Internet and their content and devices. For businesses, NETGEAR provides networking, storage and security solutions without the cost and complexity of big IT. The company also supplies top service providers with retail-proven, mobile broadband solutions for their customers on the go. NETGEAR products are built on a variety of proven technologies such as wireless, Ethernet and Powerline, with a focus on reliability and ease-of-use. NETGEAR products are sold in approximately 44,000 retail locations around the globe, and through approximately 37,000 value-added resellers. The company’s headquarters are in San Jose, Calif., with additional offices in over 25 countries. NETGEAR is an ENERGY STAR partner