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Re: Cheapest ethernet switch with monitor/mirror port?
- From: Dave McKay
- Date: Tue Oct 24 16:09:19 2000
> On Tue, 24 Oct 2000, Mark Milhollan wrote:
> > So far the HP ProCurve 4000m is looking pretty good. A pair of
> > half-populated units (J4121A) is less than the price of a fully
> > populated one. CDW has them for US$45.72/port. (Due to a HP promotion
> > currently running.) VLAN (802.1q), IGMP, monitor port, SNMP, stackable,
> > CoS stuff, &c. GbE ports (SX, LX, and 1000Base-T) are available for it.
> > Some limitations, e.g., 8 MAC's per port in secure mode.
I use these for connecting my racks to core switches. They don't pass
spanning tree traffic. Their Gig Copper rocks though.
> 40 ports, $1829.... *WAY* overkill. We only need maybe 8 ports max!
Network Engineer - Google Inc.