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Product Line: Cisco Nexus 3000 Series
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $1,266.00
Original price
$0.00 - $1,266.00
Current price $1,266.00
Title: Surplus

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Product Description

The Cisco Nexus 3000 series is a line of high-performance, low-latency, top-of-rack (ToR) switches designed for data center environments. The N3K-C3048-BA-L3 is a 48-port, 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet switch with support for both traditional and converged data, voice, and video networks. With its compact 1RU form factor and low power consumption, the N3K-C3048-BA-L3 is a cost-effective solution for consolidating server access within a data center. The switch also supports advanced features such as VXLAN, FCoE, and fabric extenders, making it a versatile and scalable choice for data center network deployments.

Key Feature for the N3KC3048BAL3

1. 48 Gigabit Ethernet ports
2. 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet support
3. Compact 1RU form factor
4. Low power consumption
5. Supports VXLAN, FCoE, and fabric extenders
6. Ideal for data center network deployments

Product Review

The N3KC3048BAL3 has received positive reviews for its reliable performance and advanced features, making it a popular choice for data center deployments. Customers have also praised its compact size and low power consumption, which helps reduce costs and increase energy efficiency. However, some users have noted that the switch can be challenging to set up for those without a strong background in networking.


The Cisco N3KE3048BAL3 is a high-end enterprise network switch designed to meet the needs of the most demanding businesses. It leverages the latest technology to provide industry-leading scalability, throughput, and performance, enabling businesses to handle even their most sophisticated data workloads. The Cisco N3KE3048BAL3 is built upon an advanced hardware architecture. It features 48 10/100/1000 Mb/s ports, 8 shared 10Gb/s uplink ports, and 1 console port for easy management. The switch also offers non-blocking throughput of up to 176 Gbps with Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching capacity of 144 Gbps. This makes it suitable for large enterprise networks or for connecting multiple offices together in a single network. In terms of data security, the Cisco N3KE3048BAL3 relies on advanced technologies like Network Access Control, 802.1x authentication, SSH v2 encryption, and IP Source Guard to protect your sensitive data against a range of potential threats. It also utilizes comprehensive ACLs to filter traffic and prevent unauthorized access. Additionally, support for advanced multicast protocols like IGMPv3 allows you to take advantage of features such as automated IPTV distribution. The Cisco N3KE3048BAL3 also comes with a range of advanced QoS features designed to prioritize data traffic for VoIP calls and other sensitive applications. These include rate limiters, traffic-shaping rules, and CoS support. It also supports four concurrent routing tables for efficient route lookups and dynamic VLAN assignment for secure access control. Finally, the Cisco N3KE3048BAL3 comes with an included limited lifetime warranty that covers any hardware defects or failures within the first year after purchase. Together with its robust features, this makes it an ideal choice for businesses that need a reliable, high-performance network switch to support their operations.

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