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Product Line: Cisco WS-C3850-48UW-S
Product Type: Cisco Catalyst 3850 Series
Original price $502.00 - Original price $1,326.00
Original price
$502.00 - $1,326.00
Current price $1,326.00
Title: Surplus

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Product Description

The Cisco WS-C3850-48UW-S is a high-performance and stackable Ethernet switch designed for small and medium-sized organizations. It offers 48 Gigabit Ethernet ports, four 1G SFP uplink ports, and two 10G SFP+ uplink ports, as well as a maximum switching capacity of 176 Gbps.The switch is equipped with advanced security features, including TrustSec, MACsec encryption, and Flexible NetFlow, which can help protect against unauthorized access, intrusion, and other security threats. It also supports Power over Ethernet (PoE) technology, allowing it to power and connect wireless access points, IP phones, and other PoE-enabled devices

Key Feature for the WS-C3850-48UW-S

1. 48 Gigabit Ethernet ports
2. Four 1G SFP uplink ports
3. Two 10G SFP+ uplink ports
4. Maximum switching capacity of 176 Gbps
5. PoE+ support with a total power budget of 780W
6. Advanced security features, including TrustSec and MACsec encryption

Product Review

The Cisco WS-C3850-48UW-S is a high performance switch offering 48 Gigabit Ethernet ports and 4 1G Uplink interfaces. Its advanced Layer 3 switching capabilities make it an ideal choice for serving mission critical networks. This feature allows it to prioritize network traffic based on application, making it suitable for applications needing higher throughput or latency. Additionally, its Energy Efficient Ethernet technology ensures lower electricity costs and carbon footprint. This makes the WS-C3850-48UW-S an ideal choice for businesses looking for cost saving solutions while providing scalable performance and reliability.


The Cisco WS-C3850-48UW-S is among the many hardware components of the widely acclaimed Cisco Catalyst family. This managed Ethernet switch offers unparalleled flexibility, network management, scalability, and performance. The Cisco WS-C3850-48UW-S comes equipped with forty-eight Ethernet ports that support both 10/100/1000 Mbps as well as PoE++/UPOE. In addition, four shared SFP/SFP+ uplinks provide even greater flexibility and connectivity in a single device. This device is engineered from the ground up to deliver maximum reliability and robustness. The WS-C3850-48UW-S can utilize up to 80 Watts of PoE/UPOE power and offers simple deployment capabilities. The WS-C3850-48UW-S comes with a single 2RU (rack unit) chassis design and provides enhanced functionality through its self-monitoring features. Thanks to its advanced stacking architecture, users can connect up to ninety-six routers equaling sixty switches in a single stack while still maintaining maximum reliability and performance. The device allows for improved energy efficiency as it boasts an energy savings of up to 50% when compared to its predecessor. The switch also includes thorough network security measures such as stateful firewall, Protocol Anomaly Detector, broadcast protection, no buffering, Layer 2 security, Identity Services Engine (ISE), TrustSec (Security Group Tag), Core Limited Broadcast and Unicast RPF, Denial of Service protection, and Access Control Lists (ACLs). The device also operates on top of the industry-leading internetworking operating system (IOS XE) to ensure highest levels of security and performance. In addition to the powerhouse hardware components behind this switch, the Cisco Catalyst C3850 also provides users with unmatched software features as well as open software development kits that offer advanced customization capabilities across many different areas such as network automation, path optimization, traffic engineering, load balancing, and more. All of these features make the Cisco WS-C3850-48UW-S an ideal switch for any organization looking for a reliable and high performing networking device made by one of the leading names in the industry.

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