S5500-48T8SP L3 Fully Managed Gigabit PoE+ Switch Overview

Updated on Dec 9, 2021

In the highly-connected world of today, quick and reliable access to network resources is vital to business of all sizes. With powerful network performance and reliability, the FS S5500-48T8SP Gigabit PoE+ switch is the ideal solution for providing efficient and reliable network access.

FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ Switch for Reliable, Easy-to-Use Networks

This powerful Gigabit Ethernet switch, with 48 10/100/1000BASE-T RJ45 ports and 10 Gigabit SFP+ uplinks, provides multiple management options, advanced security capabilities & Quality-of-Service (QoS), and Layer 3 static routing features. Together with an easy-to-use web user interface and Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) capability, you can achieve carrier-class network performance and security while connecting computers, phones, and varied PoE devices such as wireless access points and the like. More details of the S5500-48T8SP switch are described as follows.

Switching Capacity 256 Gbps Forwarding Rate 192 Mpps
Total Number of IPv4/IPv6 Routes 32K/8K MAC Address 32K
Max./Min. Latency 2.2us/64.69us Max. Power Consumption (Single/Dual Power) 500W/1000W
Power Supply Hot-swappable 1+1 Redundancy Power Budget(Single/Dual Power) 370W/740W
Fan number 3 Built-in Fans PoE Standard IEEE 802.3af/at

Features and Benefits

FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ Gigabit switch's wide variety of features give it powerful performance and network reliability you need to create a basic business-class network. The great performance and high reliability of FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switch are demonstrated as follows:

Powerful Performance

Powerful Performance

1. Gigabit Switch with High Speed 10G Uplinks

FS S5500-48T8SP features high Gigabit port densities and high-speed 10G uplinks, which is ideal for a variety of applications at every scale, so you can build a high-performance and future-ready network to support your thriving business. With a network based on S5500-48T8SP switches, you can address almost all of your business communications and connectivity needs and reduce the total cost of ownership of your network infrastructure.

2. Smart PoE+ Support

The S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switch simplifies the deployment of IP phone, wireless, and video surveillance by allowing data and power to be delivered to endpoints over the single network cable. Compliant with IEEE 802.3af/at PoE standards, FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switch can automatically detect and provide the required power for your PoE devices, which can deliver up to 15.4W and 30W power per port. FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switch could help you build a robust and high-performance network with multiple varied devices without considering the port limitations.

3. Varied Service Features

FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switch supports Layer 2 and Layer 3 multicast routing protocol, which enables the device to access IPTV, HD video surveillance, and HD video conference. And supporting Layer 3 routing protocol and super-large routing table capacity, this switch fits to be deployed in large campus networks, enterprise networks, and industry networks. What's more, FS S5500-48T8SP switch also supports multiple services like IPv6, VPN, and network security based on L2/L3/L4 wire-speed switching service. To be more specific, you can take full advantage of IPv6-enabled operating systems and applications in the future without upgrading your network equipment.

High Reliability

1. A Redundant Network by Stacking and LACP

FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switches can set up a stable and redundant campus network through stacking, LACP, and VLAN features, ensuring the uninterrupted operation of office and business production.

A Redundant Network by Stacking and LACP

2. Intelligent Management System

The hot-swappable dual power supplies can be replaced without shutting down the system, and variable-speed fans with front-to-back airflow automatically adjust fan speed. FS S5500-48T8SP switch has 1+1 hot-swappable power supplies and 3 smart fans, demonstrating high reliability. The intelligent power and fan management systems enhance the comfort and security when using the switch. With the intelligent management system, FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switch is easy to manage and energy-efficient while ensuring equipment working properly. For one thing, with the intelligent power management system, FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switch can reduce energy consumption by monitoring the amount of traffic on an active link and putting the link into a sleep state during low link activity periods. For another, intelligent fan management design supports automatic speed regulation, which efficiently mitigates the noise and reduces power draw.

Intelligent Management System

3. Your Required Security and Network Management

FS S5500-48T8SP PoE+ switches provide the security and network management features you need to maintain a high level of security to protect your critical data. Administrators can configure, monitor, and troubleshoot the device in a graphical interface. You can control network access with IEEE 802.1X port security and improve network uptime with Denial-of-Service (DoS) attack prevention. Sensitive traffic protection against unauthorized users and network attacks can be realized through Access Control Lists (ACLs). With the security and network management features, FS S5500-48T8SP switch can offer equipment-level security and reliable networks.

Business Applications

FS S5500-48T8SP switch can meet your needs whether you need basic, high-speed connectivity for your computers and servers or a comprehensive voice, data, and wireless technology solution. The application scenarios include:

High-speed desktop connectivity: FS S5500-48T8SP switch can be used to connect employees' devices in small offices and with all of the printers, servers, and other devices they use. Gigabit access, 10G uplinks, high performance, and reliable connectivity help speed up file transfers and data processing to improve work efficiency.

Flexible wireless connectivity: FS S5500-48T8SP switch works with FS wireless solutions to extend the reach of your network. With reliability features, Power over Ethernet (PoE), VLAN, and QoS, the S5500-48T8SP is ideal for adding business-grade wireless to a network. You can easily deploy innovative 802.11ac/802.11ax wireless technology to maximize network flexibility.

Business Applications

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