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Re: Most energy efficient (home) setup
From: Randy Carpenter <rcarpen () network1 net>
Date: Thu, 23 Feb 2012 18:48:21 -0500 (EST)
I like the Juniper EX2200C switches. They are only 12-port, but have 2 SFPs. They are very low power, and have no fans.
However, I am still waiting (it has been several months) for them to send me the correct rack mount brackets (which are
a separate purchase).
| Randy Carpenter
| Vice President - IT Services
| Red Hat Certified Engineer
| First Network Group, Inc.
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----- Original Message -----
On Thursday, February 23, 2012 04:53:06 PM Joe Greco wrote:
So, good group to ask, probably... anyone have suggestions for a
noise, low-power GigE switch in the 24-port range ... managed, with
That doesn't require constant rebooting?
I can't comment to the rebooting, but a couple of years ago I looked
at the Allied-Telesis AT-9000-28SP, which is a smack steeply priced
(~$1,500) but has flexible optics and is managed. And at ~35 watts
is the lowest powered managed gigabit switch I was able to find for
our solar powered telescopes. The grant that was going to fund that
fell through, so I'm still running the 90W+ Catalyst 2900XL with two
1000Base-X modules and 24 10/100 ports instead, but the AT unit
looked pretty good as a pretty much direct replacement with extra