GS-2528X

GS-2528X

Product Overview


GS-2528X Carrier Ethernet Switch features complete L2 switching capabilities, additional 10GbE uplink connections and Carrier Ethernet features such as 1588v2 PTP for an easy-to-administer solution providing the best combination of features, performance, and value for Enterprise networks via fiber or copper connections.

GS-2528X delivers 24 (10M/100M/1G) RJ45 ports, 4 GbE/10G SFP+ ports, DB9 Console port and OOB Management port with built-in AC and DC dual power supply. GS-2528X provides front access to all data and management ports, and a compact form factor that facilitates rack-mount installations for Carrier/Telecom providers.

GS-2528X is ideal for environments that require advanced features for granular control which is a must for easy network configuration and management where you need for a successful installation for converged video voice and data networks in Carrier Ethernet Applications.

 

Key Features Customer Benefits
Comprehensive L2 Support Provided comprehensive L2 switching capabilities with easy-to-use management to move your data smoother and faster
Carrier Ethernet Support Provided the ideal combination of afford-ability and capabilities for Carrier networking (1588v2, OAM, CFM, ELPS)
Ethernet Ring Protocol Switching (ITU G.8032) Provided link redundancy ability to reduce networking service risks and guarantee network service availability
AC/DC Dual Power Supply Power failover when power supplies are connected to different circuits reducing network operating risk

Product Specification

MODEL NAME GS-2528X
Product Description 28 ports GbE/10G Carrier Ethernet Switch

Port Configuration

10M/100M/1G RJ45 Port
24
100M/1G/2.5G RJ45 Port
--
100M/1G/10G RJ45 Port
--
100M/1G/2.5G/5G/10G RJ45 Port
--
100M/1G SFP Port
--
GbE RJ45/SFP Combo Port
--
1G/2.5G SFP Port
--
1G/10G SFP+ Port
4
2.5G Coax (FAKRA) Port
--
2.5G STP (HSD) Port
--
100M/1G/2.5G/5G/10G Autolink Port
--
Console Port
DB9
Total Ports
28

HW Performance

Switching Bandwidth
128Gbps
Forwarding Performance
95.232Mpps
MAC Address
32K
Jumbo Frames
10056 Bytes

Environmental Specification

Operating Temperature
0°C to 60°C
Operating Humidity
10 to 90% RH
Storage Temperature
-20 to 70°C
Storage Humidity
10 to 90% RH

Mechanical Specification

Dimensions (H) x (W) x (D) mm
44 x 442 x 211
Weight
3.1 Kg
FAN Less
--

Power Source

AC Input
100V-240V
DC Input
24V ~ 72V DC
Dual Input
AC/DC

Certifications

EN61000-4-5 (for RJ45 Port, Surge 6KV)
--
Certifications
CE/FCC Class A
Others by Request

L2 Switching

Spanning Tree
IEEE802.1D (STP)
IEEE802.1W (RSTP)
IEEE802.1S (MSTP)
VLAN
802.1Q VLAN
Port-Based
VLAN Entries
4K
Private VLAN
Voice VLAN
Guest VLAN
Q-in-Q
802.1v Protocol VLAN
MAC-Based VLAN
IP Subnet-Based VLAN
IEEE 802.3ad LACP
Dynamic Trunk
Static Trunk
GARP/GVRP
IGMP Snooping
MLD Snooping
Multicast VLAN Registration (MVR)

QoS Features

Class of Service
Port Based
802.1p
DSCP
TCP/UDP Port
Rate Limiting
Ingress
Egress
Priority Queue Scheduling
WRR
Strict Priority
Hardware Queues
8

Security

ACLs
L2/L3/L4
IPv6 Support
Port Security (MAC-based)
IP Source Guard
Storm Control
RADIUS Authentication 802.1x
TACACS+ Authentication
HTTPs and SSL (Secured Web)
BPDU Guard
STP Root Guard
DHCP Snooping
Loop Protection

Management

DHCP
Client
Relay
Option 66
Option 67
Option 82
Event/Error Log
Syslog
SMTP (RFC821)
Management Access Filtering
SNMP
Web
Telnet
SSH
PoE Management
Scheduling
--
Auto-Checking
--
Power Delay
--
SNMP (v1, v2c, v3)
RMON ( 1,2,3 & 9 Groups)
Software Upgrade
Configuration Export/Import
Port Mirroring
LLDP (IEEE802.1AB)
LLDP-MED (IEEE802.1AB)
CDP Aware
sFlow
IPv6 Management
NTP

Carrier Ethernet

SyncE
--
1588v2 PTP
1588v2 PTP (stratum3)
--
OAM (IEEE802.3ah)
CFM (IEEE802.1ag)
PM (ITU-T Y.1731)
ELPS (ITU-T G.8031)
ERPS (ITU-T G.8032)
Rapid-Ring
--

Others

Power Backup with Battery Charge
--
OOB MGMT Port
DC Power Socket
--

GS-2528X L2 Managed GbE CE Switch


GS-2528X Carrier Ethernet Switch features complete L2 switching capabilities, additional 10GbE uplink connections and Carrier Ethernet features such as 1588v2 PTP for an easy-to-administer solution providing the best combination of features, performance, and value for Enterprise networks via fiber or copper connections.

GS-2528X delivers 24 (10M/100M/1G) RJ45 ports, 4 GbE/10G SFP+ ports, DB9 Console port and OOB Management port with built-in AC and DC dual power supply. GS-2528X provides front access to all data and management ports, and a compact form factor that facilitates desktop or rack-mount installations for Carrier/Telecom providers.

GS-2528X is ideal for environments that require advanced features for granular control which is a must for easy network configuration and management where you need for a successful installation for high-bandwidth VoIP, Gigabit-to-the-Desktop deployments, converged voice and data networks in Carrier Ethernet Applications.

Key Features


  1. Carrier Ethernet features provide easier manageability, security, QoS
  2. IEEE 1588v2 PTP (TC)
  3. IEEE 802.3ah OAM
  4. IEEE 802.1ag CFM (ITU-T Y.1731 Performance monitoring)
  5. ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection Switching (EPS)
  6. ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching (ERPS)
  7. IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet standard for green Ethernet application

Benefits


  • Feature-rich Carrier Ethernet Switch for Metro Ethernet


    The switch delivers advanced functionality in Carrier Ethernet switch including IEEE 1588v2, OAM, CFM, etc. It also enhanced security features such as IP source guard, Access Control List guard your network from unwanted or unauthorized access.
    It helps users to build on the market-leading price/performance with Carrier Ethernet switch, and provide secure, reliable for metro Ethernet deployments.


  • Exceptional Precision with IEEE 1588v2 (TC)


    The switch performs IEEE1588v2, including transparent and boundary clock capabilities, implementations in hardware, so there is no performance penalty on packet processing.
    The hardware architecture ensures low latency and high time accuracy – which is critical for delay-sensitive financial and mobile applications.


  • Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) with Energy-efficient Design


    The switch is designed to help companies to save power needs and reduce TCO by Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az). It can be used for customers to build a green Ethernet networking environment.

Specifications


Port Configuration

Total Ports SFP (100M/1G) Uplinks (1G/10G) MGMT Port Console
28 24 4 SFP+ 1 DB9

Hardware Performance

Forwarding Capacity (Mpps) Switching Capacity (Gbps) Mac Table (K) Jumbo Frames
(Bytes)
95.232 128 32 9216

Environmental Range

Operating Temperature Storage Temperature Altitude
Fahrenheit Centigrade Fahrenheit Centigrade Feet Meters
32 to 104 0 to 60 -4 to 158 -20 to 70 <10000 <3000

Dimension Weights Humidity

Dimension (WxHxD) Weight Operating Humidity
Millimeter Inches Kilograms Pounds
442x 44x 211 17.4x 1.73x 8.31 3.1 6.8 10% to 90%
non-condensing

Voltage and Frequency

Voltage and Frequency
AC Voltage 100-240 VAC
AC Frequency 50~60 Hz, internal , universal

Certification

Electromagnetic Emissions (EMC)
CE, FCC Part 15 Class A

Software Features

Layer 2 Switching
Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Standard Spanning Tree 802.1d
  • Rapid Spanning Tree (RSTP) 802.1w
  • Multiple Spanning Tree (MSTP) 802.1s
Trunking
  • Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) IEEE 802.3ad
  • Up to 14 groups
  • Up to 4 ports per group
VLAN
  • Supports up to 4K VLANs simultaneously (out of 4096 VLAN IDs)
  • Port-based VLAN
  • 802.1Q tag-based VLAN
  • MAC-based VLAN
  • Management VLAN
  • Private VLAN Edge (PVE)
  • Q-in-Q (double tag) VLAN
  • Voice VLAN
  • GARP VLAN Registration Protocol (GVRP)
DHCP Relay
  • Relay of DHCP traffic to DHCP server in different VLAN.
  • Works with DHCP Option 82
IGMP v1/v2/v3 snooping IGMP limits bandwidth-intensive multicast traffic to only the requesters. Supports 1024 multicast groups
IGMP Querier IGMP querier is used to support a Layer 2 multicast domain of snooping switches in the absence of a multicast router
IGMP Proxy IGMP snooping with proxy reporting or report suppression actively filters IGMP packets in order to reduce load on the multicast router.
MLD v1/v2 snooping Delivers IPv6 multicast packets only to the required receivers
Security
Secure Shell (SSH) SSH secures Telnet traffic in or out of the switch, SSH v1 and v2 are supported
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) SSL encrypts the http traffic, allowing advanced secure access to the browser-based management GUI in the switch
IEEE 802.1X
  • IEEE802.1X: RADIUS authentication, authorization and accounting, MD5 hash, guest VLAN , single/multiple host mode and single/multiple sessions
  • Supports IGMP-RADIUS based 802.1X
  • Dynamic VLAN assignment
Layer 2 Isolation Private VLAN Edge PVE (also known as protected ports) provides L2 isolation between clients in the same VLAN. Supports multiple uplinks
Port Security Locks MAC Addresses to ports, and limits the number of learned MAC addresses
IP Source Guard Prevents illegal IP address from accessing to specific port in the switch
RADIUS/ TACACS+ Supports RADIUS and TACACS+ authentication. Switch as a client
Storm control Prevents traffic on a LAN from being disrupted by a broadcast, multicast, or unicast storm on a port
DHCP Snooping A feature acts as a firewall between untrusted hosts and trusted DHCP servers
ACLs
  • Supports up to 512 entries. Drop or rate limitation based on:
  • Source and destination MAC, VLAN ID or IP address, protocol, port
  • Differentiated services code point (DSCP) / IP precedence
  • TCP/ UDP source and destination ports
  • 802.1p priority
  • Ethernet type
  • Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) packets
  • TCP flag
Quality of Service
Hardware Queue Supports 8 hardware queues
Scheduling
  • Strict priority and weighted round-robin (WRR)
  • Queue assignment based on DSCP and class of service
Classification
  • Port based
  • 802.1p VLAN priority based
  • IPv4/IPv6 precedence/ DSCP based
  • Differentiated Services (DiffServ)
  • Classification and re-marking ACLs
Rate Limiting
  • Ingress policer
  • Egress shaping and rate control
  • Per port
Management
IEEE 1588v2 PTP Supports IEEE 1588 v2 PTP (Precision Time Protocol) TC aware
Remote Monitoring (RMON) Embedded RMON agent supports RMON groups 1,2,3,9 (history, statistics, alarms, and events) for enhanced traffic management, monitoring and analysis
Port Mirroring Traffic on a port can be mirrored to another port for analysis with a network analyzer or RMON probe. Up to N-1 (N is Switch’s Ports) ports can be mirrored to single destination port. A single session is supported
s-Flow The industry standard for monitoring high speed switched networks. It gives complete visibility into the use of networks enabling performance optimization, accounting/billing for usage, and defense against security threats
IEEE 802.1ab (LLDP)
  • Used by network devices for advertising their identities, capabilities, and neighbors on an IEEE 802ab local area network
  • Support LLDP-MED extensions
Web GUI Interface Built-in switch configuration utility for browser-based device configuration
CLI For users to configure/manage switches in command line modes
Dual Image Independent primary and secondary images for backup while upgrading
SNMP SNMP version1, 2c and 3 with support for traps, and SNMP version 3 user-based security model (USM)
Firmware Upgrade
  • Web browser upgrade (HTTP/ HTTPs) and TFTP
  • Upgrade through console port as well
NTP Network Time Protocol (NTP) is a networking protocol for clock synchronization between computer systems over packet-switched
Other Management
  • HTTP/HTTPs; SSH
  • DHCP Client/ DHCPv6 Client
  • Cable diagnostics
  • Ping
  • Syslog
  • Telnet client
  • IPv6 management
Ethernet OAM
IEEE 802.3ah Link OAM Supports IEEE 802.3ah Ethernet OAM (Operations, Administration & Management)
IEEE 802.1ag & ITU-T Y.1731 Flow OAM
  • Supports IEEE 802.1ag Ethernet CFM (Connectivity Fault Management)
  • Supports ITU-T Y.1731 Performance Monitoring
Loop Protection
ITU-T G.8031 Supports ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection
ITU-T G.8032 Supports ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching
Loop Detection Supports Loop Detection and Protection

L2+ Managed Carrier Ethernet Fiber Switches


The GS-2500 series consists of three models which are GS-2510, GS-2528X, IGS-2510, and PSGS-2510. They are L2 managed GbE Carrier Ethernet switch which provide a reliable infrastructure for Carrier Ethernet applications.

The switches deliver lots of intelligent features to improve the system availability of your critical business applications, to protect your sensitive information, and to optimize your network performance for delivering information more effectively.

Key Features


  1. Carrier Ethernet features provide better manageability, security, QoS
  2. IEEE 1588v2 PTP (BC/TC)
  3. IEEE 802.3ah OAM
  4. IEEE 802.1ag CFM (ITU-T Y.1731 Performance monitoring)
  5. ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection Switching (EPS)
  6. ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching (ERPS)
  7. IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet standard for green Ethernet application

Benefits


  • Feature-rich Carrier Ethernet Switch for Metro Ethernet



    The switch delivers advanced functionality in Carrier Ethernet switch including IEEE 1588v2, OAM, CFM, etc. It also enhanced security features such as IP source guard, Access Control List guard your network from unwanted or unauthorized access.
    It helps users to build on the market-leading price/performance with Carrier Ethernet switch, and provide secure, reliable for metro Ethernet deployments.


  • Exceptional Precision with IEEE 1588v2 (TC, BC)



    The switch performs IEEE1588v2, including transparent and boundary clock capabilities, implementations in hardware, so there is no performance penalty on packet processing.
    The hardware architecture ensures low latency and high time accuracy – which is critical for delay-sensitive financial and mobile applications.


  • Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) with Energy-efficient Design



    The switch is designed to help companies to save power needs and reduce TCO by Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az). It can be used for customers to build a green Ethernet networking environment.


Specifications


Port Configuration

Model Name Total Ports RJ45 100M/1G SFP 100M/1G SFP 1G/2.5G SFP+ 1G/10G Combo Port
GS-2510 10 8 -- 2 -- RJ45
GS-2528X 28 24 -- -- 4 DB9
IGS-2510 10 8 -- 2 -- RJ45
PSGS-2510F 10 8 2 -- -- RJ45

Hardware Performance

Model Name Forwarding Capacity (Mpps) Switching Capacity (Gbps) Mac Table (K) Jumbo Frames (Bytes)
GS-2510 14.88 20 8 9
GS-2528X 95.232 128 32 10
IGS-2510 14.88 20 8 9
PSGS-2510F 14.88 20 8 9

Environmental Range

Model Name Operating Temperature Storage Temperature Altitude
Fahrenheit Centigrade Fahrenheit Centigrade Feet Meters
GS-2510 32 to 122 0 to 50 -4 to 158 -20 to 70 <10000 <3000
GS-2528X 32 to 140 0 to 60 -4 to 158 -20 to 70
IGS-2510 -40 to 167 -40 to 75 -40 to 185 -40 to 85
PSGS-2510F 32 to 104 0 to 40 -4 to 158 -20 to 70

Dimension, Weights, Humidity

Model Name Dimension (WxHxD) Weight Operating Humidity
Millimeter Inches Kilograms Pounds
GS-2510 220x44x130 8.7x1.73x5.3 1.0 2.2 10% to 90%
non-condensing
GS-2528X 442x44x211 17.4x1.73x8.3 3.1 6.8
IGS-2510 220x44x130 8.7x1.73x5.3 1.0 2.2.
PSGS-2510F 280x44x230 11.0x1.73x9.1 2.3 5.1

Carrier Ethernet Features

Model Name IEEE 1588v2 PTP SyncE ITU-T Y.1564 (RFC2544) IEEE 802.3ah OAM IEEE 802.1ag CFM EPS ERPS
GS-2510 TC -- -- Y Y Y Y
GS-2528X TC -- -- Y Y Y Y
IGS-2510 TC -- -- Y Y Y Y
PSGS-2510F TC -- -- Y Y Y Y

Voltage and Frequency

Model Name AC Input Voltage DC Input Voltage Available PoE Power
GS-2510 100-240 VAC, 50~60 Hz -- --
GS-2528X 100-240 VAC, 50~60 Hz 24 to 72 VDC --
IGS-2510 -- 24 to 48 VDC --
PSGS-2510F 100-240 VAC, 50~60 Hz -- 130W

PoE Power Capacity

Model Name Available PoE Power Number of Ports That Support PoE(15.4W) and PoE+(30.0W)
PSGS-2510F 130W Each of port 1 - 8 support PoE/ PoE+ within available PoE Power

Certification

Electromagnetic Emissions (EMC)
CE, FCC Part 15 Class A

Software Features

Layer 2 Switching
Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Standard Spanning Tree 802.1d
  • Rapid Spanning Tree (RSTP) 802.1w
  • Multiple Spanning Tree (MSTP) 802.1s
Trunking Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) IEEE 802.3ad
  • Up to 14 groups
  • Up to 4 ports per group
VLAN Supports up to 4K VLANs simultaneously (out of 4096 VLAN IDs)
  • Port-based VLAN
  • 802.1Q tag-based VLAN
  • MAC-based VLAN
  • Management VLAN
  • Private VLAN Edge (PVE)
  • Q-in-Q (double tag) VLAN
  • Voice VLAN
  • GARP VLAN Registration Protocol (GVRP)
DHCP Relay
  • Relay of DHCP traffic to DHCP server in different VLAN.
  • Works with DHCP Option 82
IGMP v1/v2/v3 Snooping IGMP limits bandwidth-intensive multicast traffic to only the requesters. Supports 1024 multicast groups
IGMP Querier IGMP querier is used to support a Layer 2 multicast domain of snooping switches in the absence of a multicast router
IGMP Proxy IGMP snooping with proxy reporting or report suppression actively filters IGMP packets in order to reduce load on the multicast router
MLD v1/v2 Snooping Delivers IPv6 multicast packets only to the required receivers
Security
Secure Shell (SSH) SSH secures Telnet traffic in or out of the switch, SSH v1 and v2 are supported
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) SSL encrypts the http traffic, allowing advanced secure access to the browser-based management GUI in the switch
IEEE 802.1X
  • IEEE802.1X: RADIUS authentication, authorization and accounting, MD5 hash, guest VLAN, single/multiple host mode and single/multiple sessions
  • Supports IGMP-RADIUS based 802.1X
  • Dynamic VLAN assignment
Layer 2 Isolation Private VLAN Edge PVE (also known as protected ports) provides L2 isolation between clients in the same VLAN. Supports multiple uplinks
Port Security Locks MAC addresses to ports, and limits the number of learned MAC address
IP Source Guard Prevents illegal IP address from accessing to specific port in the switch
RADIUS/ TACACS+ Supports RADIUS and TACACS+ authentication. Switch as a client
Storm Control Prevents traffic on a LAN from being disrupted by a broadcast, multicast, or unicast storm on a port
DHCP Snooping A feature acts as a firewall between untrusted hosts and trusted DHCP servers
ACLs Supports up to 256 entries. Drop or rate limitation based on:
  • Source and destination MAC, VLAN ID or IP address, protocol, port,
  • Differentiated services code point (DSCP) / IP precedence
  • TCP/ UDP source and destination ports
  • 802.1p priority
  • Ethernet type
  • Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) packets
  • TCP flag
Quality of Service
Hardware Queue Supports 8 hardware queues
Scheduling
  • Strict priority and weighted round-robin (WRR)
  • Queue assignment based on DSCP and class of service
Classification
  • Port based
  • 802.1p VLAN priority based
  • IPv4/IPv6 precedence / DSCP based
  • Differentiated Services (DiffServ)
  • Classification and re-marking ACLs
Rate Limiting
  • Ingress policer
  • Egress shaping and rate control
  • Per port
Management
IEEE 1588v2 PTP Supports IEEE 1588 v2 PTP (Precision Time Protocol) BC and TC aware
Remote Monitoring (RMON) Embedded RMON agent supports RMON groups 1,2,3,9 (history, statistics, alarms, and events) for enhanced traffic management, monitoring and analysis
Port Mirroring Traffic on a port can be mirrored to another port for analysis with a network analyzer or RMON probe. Up to N-1 (N is Switch’s Ports) ports can be mirrored to single destination port. A single session is supported.
UPnP The Universal Plug and Play Forum, an industry group of companies working to enable device-to-device interoperability by promoting Universal Plug and Play
s-Flow The industry standard for monitoring high speed switched networks. It gives complete visibility into the use of networks enabling performance optimization, accounting/billing for usage, and defense against security threats
IEEE 802.1ab (LLDP)
  • Used by network devices for advertising their identities, capabilities, and neighbors on an IEEE 802ab local area network
  • Support LLDP-MED extensions
Web GUI Interface Built-in switch configuration utility for browser-based device configuration
CLI For users to configure/manage switches in command line modes
Dual Image Independent primary and secondary images for backup while upgrading
SNMP SNMP version1, 2c and 3 with support for traps, and SNMP version 3 user-based security model (USM)
Firmware Upgrade
  • Web browser upgrade (HTTP/ HTTPs) and TFTP
  • Upgrade through console port as well
NTP Network Time Protocol (NTP) is a networking protocol for clock synchronization between computer systems over packet-switched
Other Management
  • HTTP/HTTPs; SSH
  • DHCP Client/ DHCPv6 Client
  • Cable Diagnostics
  • Ping
  • Syslog
  • Telnet Client
  • IPv6 Management
Ethernet OAM
IEEE 802.3ah Link OAM Supports IEEE 802.3ah Ethernet OAM (Operations, Administration & Management)
IEEE 802.1ag & ITU-T Y.1731 Flow OAM
  • Supports IEEE 802.1ag Ethernet CFM (Connectivity Fault Management)
  • Supports ITU-T Y.1731 Performance Monitoring
Loop Protection
ITU-T G.8031 Supports ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection
ITU-T G.8032 Supports ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching
Loop Detection Supports Loop Detection and Protection
Power over Ethernet (PoE)
Port Configuration Supports per port PoE configuration function
PoE Scheduling Supports per port PoE scheduling to turn on/off the PoE devices (PDs).
Auto-checking Check the link status of PDs. Reboot PDs if there is no responses.
Power Delay The switch provides power to the PDs based on delay time when PoE switch boots up, in order to protect switch from misuse of the PDs

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Product Overview


GS-2528X Carrier Ethernet Switch features complete L2 switching capabilities, additional 10GbE uplink connections and Carrier Ethernet features such as 1588v2 PTP for an easy-to-administer solution providing the best combination of features, performance, and value for Enterprise networks via fiber or copper connections.

GS-2528X delivers 24 (10M/100M/1G) RJ45 ports, 4 GbE/10G SFP+ ports, DB9 Console port and OOB Management port with built-in AC and DC dual power supply. GS-2528X provides front access to all data and management ports, and a compact form factor that facilitates rack-mount installations for Carrier/Telecom providers.

GS-2528X is ideal for environments that require advanced features for granular control which is a must for easy network configuration and management where you need for a successful installation for converged video voice and data networks in Carrier Ethernet Applications.

 

Key Features Customer Benefits
Comprehensive L2 Support Provided comprehensive L2 switching capabilities with easy-to-use management to move your data smoother and faster
Carrier Ethernet Support Provided the ideal combination of afford-ability and capabilities for Carrier networking (1588v2, OAM, CFM, ELPS)
Ethernet Ring Protocol Switching (ITU G.8032) Provided link redundancy ability to reduce networking service risks and guarantee network service availability
AC/DC Dual Power Supply Power failover when power supplies are connected to different circuits reducing network operating risk
+ Specification

Product Specification

MODEL NAME GS-2528X
Product Description 28 ports GbE/10G Carrier Ethernet Switch

Port Configuration

10M/100M/1G RJ45 Port
24
100M/1G/2.5G RJ45 Port
--
100M/1G/10G RJ45 Port
--
100M/1G/2.5G/5G/10G RJ45 Port
--
100M/1G SFP Port
--
GbE RJ45/SFP Combo Port
--
1G/2.5G SFP Port
--
1G/10G SFP+ Port
4
2.5G Coax (FAKRA) Port
--
2.5G STP (HSD) Port
--
100M/1G/2.5G/5G/10G Autolink Port
--
Console Port
DB9
Total Ports
28

HW Performance

Switching Bandwidth
128Gbps
Forwarding Performance
95.232Mpps
MAC Address
32K
Jumbo Frames
10056 Bytes

Environmental Specification

Operating Temperature
0°C to 60°C
Operating Humidity
10 to 90% RH
Storage Temperature
-20 to 70°C
Storage Humidity
10 to 90% RH

Mechanical Specification

Dimensions (H) x (W) x (D) mm
44 x 442 x 211
Weight
3.1 Kg
FAN Less
--

Power Source

AC Input
100V-240V
DC Input
24V ~ 72V DC
Dual Input
AC/DC

Certifications

EN61000-4-5 (for RJ45 Port, Surge 6KV)
--
Certifications
CE/FCC Class A
Others by Request

L2 Switching

Spanning Tree
IEEE802.1D (STP)
IEEE802.1W (RSTP)
IEEE802.1S (MSTP)
VLAN
802.1Q VLAN
Port-Based
VLAN Entries
4K
Private VLAN
Voice VLAN
Guest VLAN
Q-in-Q
802.1v Protocol VLAN
MAC-Based VLAN
IP Subnet-Based VLAN
IEEE 802.3ad LACP
Dynamic Trunk
Static Trunk
GARP/GVRP
IGMP Snooping
MLD Snooping
Multicast VLAN Registration (MVR)

QoS Features

Class of Service
Port Based
802.1p
DSCP
TCP/UDP Port
Rate Limiting
Ingress
Egress
Priority Queue Scheduling
WRR
Strict Priority
Hardware Queues
8

Security

ACLs
L2/L3/L4
IPv6 Support
Port Security (MAC-based)
IP Source Guard
Storm Control
RADIUS Authentication 802.1x
TACACS+ Authentication
HTTPs and SSL (Secured Web)
BPDU Guard
STP Root Guard
DHCP Snooping
Loop Protection

Management

DHCP
Client
Relay
Option 66
Option 67
Option 82
Event/Error Log
Syslog
SMTP (RFC821)
Management Access Filtering
SNMP
Web
Telnet
SSH
PoE Management
Scheduling
--
Auto-Checking
--
Power Delay
--
SNMP (v1, v2c, v3)
RMON ( 1,2,3 & 9 Groups)
Software Upgrade
Configuration Export/Import
Port Mirroring
LLDP (IEEE802.1AB)
LLDP-MED (IEEE802.1AB)
CDP Aware
sFlow
IPv6 Management
NTP

Carrier Ethernet

SyncE
--
1588v2 PTP
1588v2 PTP (stratum3)
--
OAM (IEEE802.3ah)
CFM (IEEE802.1ag)
PM (ITU-T Y.1731)
ELPS (ITU-T G.8031)
ERPS (ITU-T G.8032)
Rapid-Ring
--

Others

Power Backup with Battery Charge
--
OOB MGMT Port
DC Power Socket
--

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GS-2528X L2 Managed GbE CE Switch


GS-2528X Carrier Ethernet Switch features complete L2 switching capabilities, additional 10GbE uplink connections and Carrier Ethernet features such as 1588v2 PTP for an easy-to-administer solution providing the best combination of features, performance, and value for Enterprise networks via fiber or copper connections.

GS-2528X delivers 24 (10M/100M/1G) RJ45 ports, 4 GbE/10G SFP+ ports, DB9 Console port and OOB Management port with built-in AC and DC dual power supply. GS-2528X provides front access to all data and management ports, and a compact form factor that facilitates desktop or rack-mount installations for Carrier/Telecom providers.

GS-2528X is ideal for environments that require advanced features for granular control which is a must for easy network configuration and management where you need for a successful installation for high-bandwidth VoIP, Gigabit-to-the-Desktop deployments, converged voice and data networks in Carrier Ethernet Applications.

Key Features


  1. Carrier Ethernet features provide easier manageability, security, QoS
  2. IEEE 1588v2 PTP (TC)
  3. IEEE 802.3ah OAM
  4. IEEE 802.1ag CFM (ITU-T Y.1731 Performance monitoring)
  5. ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection Switching (EPS)
  6. ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching (ERPS)
  7. IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet standard for green Ethernet application

Benefits


  • Feature-rich Carrier Ethernet Switch for Metro Ethernet


    The switch delivers advanced functionality in Carrier Ethernet switch including IEEE 1588v2, OAM, CFM, etc. It also enhanced security features such as IP source guard, Access Control List guard your network from unwanted or unauthorized access.
    It helps users to build on the market-leading price/performance with Carrier Ethernet switch, and provide secure, reliable for metro Ethernet deployments.


  • Exceptional Precision with IEEE 1588v2 (TC)


    The switch performs IEEE1588v2, including transparent and boundary clock capabilities, implementations in hardware, so there is no performance penalty on packet processing.
    The hardware architecture ensures low latency and high time accuracy – which is critical for delay-sensitive financial and mobile applications.


  • Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) with Energy-efficient Design


    The switch is designed to help companies to save power needs and reduce TCO by Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az). It can be used for customers to build a green Ethernet networking environment.

Specifications


Port Configuration

Total Ports SFP (100M/1G) Uplinks (1G/10G) MGMT Port Console
28 24 4 SFP+ 1 DB9

Hardware Performance

Forwarding Capacity (Mpps) Switching Capacity (Gbps) Mac Table (K) Jumbo Frames
(Bytes)
95.232 128 32 9216

Environmental Range

Operating Temperature Storage Temperature Altitude
Fahrenheit Centigrade Fahrenheit Centigrade Feet Meters
32 to 104 0 to 60 -4 to 158 -20 to 70 <10000 <3000

Dimension Weights Humidity

Dimension (WxHxD) Weight Operating Humidity
Millimeter Inches Kilograms Pounds
442x 44x 211 17.4x 1.73x 8.31 3.1 6.8 10% to 90%
non-condensing

Voltage and Frequency

Voltage and Frequency
AC Voltage 100-240 VAC
AC Frequency 50~60 Hz, internal , universal

Certification

Electromagnetic Emissions (EMC)
CE, FCC Part 15 Class A

Software Features

Layer 2 Switching
Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Standard Spanning Tree 802.1d
  • Rapid Spanning Tree (RSTP) 802.1w
  • Multiple Spanning Tree (MSTP) 802.1s
Trunking
  • Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) IEEE 802.3ad
  • Up to 14 groups
  • Up to 4 ports per group
VLAN
  • Supports up to 4K VLANs simultaneously (out of 4096 VLAN IDs)
  • Port-based VLAN
  • 802.1Q tag-based VLAN
  • MAC-based VLAN
  • Management VLAN
  • Private VLAN Edge (PVE)
  • Q-in-Q (double tag) VLAN
  • Voice VLAN
  • GARP VLAN Registration Protocol (GVRP)
DHCP Relay
  • Relay of DHCP traffic to DHCP server in different VLAN.
  • Works with DHCP Option 82
IGMP v1/v2/v3 snooping IGMP limits bandwidth-intensive multicast traffic to only the requesters. Supports 1024 multicast groups
IGMP Querier IGMP querier is used to support a Layer 2 multicast domain of snooping switches in the absence of a multicast router
IGMP Proxy IGMP snooping with proxy reporting or report suppression actively filters IGMP packets in order to reduce load on the multicast router.
MLD v1/v2 snooping Delivers IPv6 multicast packets only to the required receivers
Security
Secure Shell (SSH) SSH secures Telnet traffic in or out of the switch, SSH v1 and v2 are supported
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) SSL encrypts the http traffic, allowing advanced secure access to the browser-based management GUI in the switch
IEEE 802.1X
  • IEEE802.1X: RADIUS authentication, authorization and accounting, MD5 hash, guest VLAN , single/multiple host mode and single/multiple sessions
  • Supports IGMP-RADIUS based 802.1X
  • Dynamic VLAN assignment
Layer 2 Isolation Private VLAN Edge PVE (also known as protected ports) provides L2 isolation between clients in the same VLAN. Supports multiple uplinks
Port Security Locks MAC Addresses to ports, and limits the number of learned MAC addresses
IP Source Guard Prevents illegal IP address from accessing to specific port in the switch
RADIUS/ TACACS+ Supports RADIUS and TACACS+ authentication. Switch as a client
Storm control Prevents traffic on a LAN from being disrupted by a broadcast, multicast, or unicast storm on a port
DHCP Snooping A feature acts as a firewall between untrusted hosts and trusted DHCP servers
ACLs
  • Supports up to 512 entries. Drop or rate limitation based on:
  • Source and destination MAC, VLAN ID or IP address, protocol, port
  • Differentiated services code point (DSCP) / IP precedence
  • TCP/ UDP source and destination ports
  • 802.1p priority
  • Ethernet type
  • Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) packets
  • TCP flag
Quality of Service
Hardware Queue Supports 8 hardware queues
Scheduling
  • Strict priority and weighted round-robin (WRR)
  • Queue assignment based on DSCP and class of service
Classification
  • Port based
  • 802.1p VLAN priority based
  • IPv4/IPv6 precedence/ DSCP based
  • Differentiated Services (DiffServ)
  • Classification and re-marking ACLs
Rate Limiting
  • Ingress policer
  • Egress shaping and rate control
  • Per port
Management
IEEE 1588v2 PTP Supports IEEE 1588 v2 PTP (Precision Time Protocol) TC aware
Remote Monitoring (RMON) Embedded RMON agent supports RMON groups 1,2,3,9 (history, statistics, alarms, and events) for enhanced traffic management, monitoring and analysis
Port Mirroring Traffic on a port can be mirrored to another port for analysis with a network analyzer or RMON probe. Up to N-1 (N is Switch’s Ports) ports can be mirrored to single destination port. A single session is supported
s-Flow The industry standard for monitoring high speed switched networks. It gives complete visibility into the use of networks enabling performance optimization, accounting/billing for usage, and defense against security threats
IEEE 802.1ab (LLDP)
  • Used by network devices for advertising their identities, capabilities, and neighbors on an IEEE 802ab local area network
  • Support LLDP-MED extensions
Web GUI Interface Built-in switch configuration utility for browser-based device configuration
CLI For users to configure/manage switches in command line modes
Dual Image Independent primary and secondary images for backup while upgrading
SNMP SNMP version1, 2c and 3 with support for traps, and SNMP version 3 user-based security model (USM)
Firmware Upgrade
  • Web browser upgrade (HTTP/ HTTPs) and TFTP
  • Upgrade through console port as well
NTP Network Time Protocol (NTP) is a networking protocol for clock synchronization between computer systems over packet-switched
Other Management
  • HTTP/HTTPs; SSH
  • DHCP Client/ DHCPv6 Client
  • Cable diagnostics
  • Ping
  • Syslog
  • Telnet client
  • IPv6 management
Ethernet OAM
IEEE 802.3ah Link OAM Supports IEEE 802.3ah Ethernet OAM (Operations, Administration & Management)
IEEE 802.1ag & ITU-T Y.1731 Flow OAM
  • Supports IEEE 802.1ag Ethernet CFM (Connectivity Fault Management)
  • Supports ITU-T Y.1731 Performance Monitoring
Loop Protection
ITU-T G.8031 Supports ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection
ITU-T G.8032 Supports ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching
Loop Detection Supports Loop Detection and Protection

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L2+ Managed Carrier Ethernet Fiber Switches


The GS-2500 series consists of three models which are GS-2510, GS-2528X, IGS-2510, and PSGS-2510. They are L2 managed GbE Carrier Ethernet switch which provide a reliable infrastructure for Carrier Ethernet applications.

The switches deliver lots of intelligent features to improve the system availability of your critical business applications, to protect your sensitive information, and to optimize your network performance for delivering information more effectively.

Key Features


  1. Carrier Ethernet features provide better manageability, security, QoS
  2. IEEE 1588v2 PTP (BC/TC)
  3. IEEE 802.3ah OAM
  4. IEEE 802.1ag CFM (ITU-T Y.1731 Performance monitoring)
  5. ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection Switching (EPS)
  6. ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching (ERPS)
  7. IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet standard for green Ethernet application

Benefits


  • Feature-rich Carrier Ethernet Switch for Metro Ethernet



    The switch delivers advanced functionality in Carrier Ethernet switch including IEEE 1588v2, OAM, CFM, etc. It also enhanced security features such as IP source guard, Access Control List guard your network from unwanted or unauthorized access.
    It helps users to build on the market-leading price/performance with Carrier Ethernet switch, and provide secure, reliable for metro Ethernet deployments.


  • Exceptional Precision with IEEE 1588v2 (TC, BC)



    The switch performs IEEE1588v2, including transparent and boundary clock capabilities, implementations in hardware, so there is no performance penalty on packet processing.
    The hardware architecture ensures low latency and high time accuracy – which is critical for delay-sensitive financial and mobile applications.


  • Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) with Energy-efficient Design



    The switch is designed to help companies to save power needs and reduce TCO by Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az). It can be used for customers to build a green Ethernet networking environment.


Specifications


Port Configuration

Model Name Total Ports RJ45 100M/1G SFP 100M/1G SFP 1G/2.5G SFP+ 1G/10G Combo Port
GS-2510 10 8 -- 2 -- RJ45
GS-2528X 28 24 -- -- 4 DB9
IGS-2510 10 8 -- 2 -- RJ45
PSGS-2510F 10 8 2 -- -- RJ45

Hardware Performance

Model Name Forwarding Capacity (Mpps) Switching Capacity (Gbps) Mac Table (K) Jumbo Frames (Bytes)
GS-2510 14.88 20 8 9
GS-2528X 95.232 128 32 10
IGS-2510 14.88 20 8 9
PSGS-2510F 14.88 20 8 9

Environmental Range

Model Name Operating Temperature Storage Temperature Altitude
Fahrenheit Centigrade Fahrenheit Centigrade Feet Meters
GS-2510 32 to 122 0 to 50 -4 to 158 -20 to 70 <10000 <3000
GS-2528X 32 to 140 0 to 60 -4 to 158 -20 to 70
IGS-2510 -40 to 167 -40 to 75 -40 to 185 -40 to 85
PSGS-2510F 32 to 104 0 to 40 -4 to 158 -20 to 70

Dimension, Weights, Humidity

Model Name Dimension (WxHxD) Weight Operating Humidity
Millimeter Inches Kilograms Pounds
GS-2510 220x44x130 8.7x1.73x5.3 1.0 2.2 10% to 90%
non-condensing
GS-2528X 442x44x211 17.4x1.73x8.3 3.1 6.8
IGS-2510 220x44x130 8.7x1.73x5.3 1.0 2.2.
PSGS-2510F 280x44x230 11.0x1.73x9.1 2.3 5.1

Carrier Ethernet Features

Model Name IEEE 1588v2 PTP SyncE ITU-T Y.1564 (RFC2544) IEEE 802.3ah OAM IEEE 802.1ag CFM EPS ERPS
GS-2510 TC -- -- Y Y Y Y
GS-2528X TC -- -- Y Y Y Y
IGS-2510 TC -- -- Y Y Y Y
PSGS-2510F TC -- -- Y Y Y Y

Voltage and Frequency

Model Name AC Input Voltage DC Input Voltage Available PoE Power
GS-2510 100-240 VAC, 50~60 Hz -- --
GS-2528X 100-240 VAC, 50~60 Hz 24 to 72 VDC --
IGS-2510 -- 24 to 48 VDC --
PSGS-2510F 100-240 VAC, 50~60 Hz -- 130W

PoE Power Capacity

Model Name Available PoE Power Number of Ports That Support PoE(15.4W) and PoE+(30.0W)
PSGS-2510F 130W Each of port 1 - 8 support PoE/ PoE+ within available PoE Power

Certification

Electromagnetic Emissions (EMC)
CE, FCC Part 15 Class A

Software Features

Layer 2 Switching
Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
  • Standard Spanning Tree 802.1d
  • Rapid Spanning Tree (RSTP) 802.1w
  • Multiple Spanning Tree (MSTP) 802.1s
Trunking Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) IEEE 802.3ad
  • Up to 14 groups
  • Up to 4 ports per group
VLAN Supports up to 4K VLANs simultaneously (out of 4096 VLAN IDs)
  • Port-based VLAN
  • 802.1Q tag-based VLAN
  • MAC-based VLAN
  • Management VLAN
  • Private VLAN Edge (PVE)
  • Q-in-Q (double tag) VLAN
  • Voice VLAN
  • GARP VLAN Registration Protocol (GVRP)
DHCP Relay
  • Relay of DHCP traffic to DHCP server in different VLAN.
  • Works with DHCP Option 82
IGMP v1/v2/v3 Snooping IGMP limits bandwidth-intensive multicast traffic to only the requesters. Supports 1024 multicast groups
IGMP Querier IGMP querier is used to support a Layer 2 multicast domain of snooping switches in the absence of a multicast router
IGMP Proxy IGMP snooping with proxy reporting or report suppression actively filters IGMP packets in order to reduce load on the multicast router
MLD v1/v2 Snooping Delivers IPv6 multicast packets only to the required receivers
Security
Secure Shell (SSH) SSH secures Telnet traffic in or out of the switch, SSH v1 and v2 are supported
Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) SSL encrypts the http traffic, allowing advanced secure access to the browser-based management GUI in the switch
IEEE 802.1X
  • IEEE802.1X: RADIUS authentication, authorization and accounting, MD5 hash, guest VLAN, single/multiple host mode and single/multiple sessions
  • Supports IGMP-RADIUS based 802.1X
  • Dynamic VLAN assignment
Layer 2 Isolation Private VLAN Edge PVE (also known as protected ports) provides L2 isolation between clients in the same VLAN. Supports multiple uplinks
Port Security Locks MAC addresses to ports, and limits the number of learned MAC address
IP Source Guard Prevents illegal IP address from accessing to specific port in the switch
RADIUS/ TACACS+ Supports RADIUS and TACACS+ authentication. Switch as a client
Storm Control Prevents traffic on a LAN from being disrupted by a broadcast, multicast, or unicast storm on a port
DHCP Snooping A feature acts as a firewall between untrusted hosts and trusted DHCP servers
ACLs Supports up to 256 entries. Drop or rate limitation based on:
  • Source and destination MAC, VLAN ID or IP address, protocol, port,
  • Differentiated services code point (DSCP) / IP precedence
  • TCP/ UDP source and destination ports
  • 802.1p priority
  • Ethernet type
  • Internet Control Message Protocol (ICMP) packets
  • TCP flag
Quality of Service
Hardware Queue Supports 8 hardware queues
Scheduling
  • Strict priority and weighted round-robin (WRR)
  • Queue assignment based on DSCP and class of service
Classification
  • Port based
  • 802.1p VLAN priority based
  • IPv4/IPv6 precedence / DSCP based
  • Differentiated Services (DiffServ)
  • Classification and re-marking ACLs
Rate Limiting
  • Ingress policer
  • Egress shaping and rate control
  • Per port
Management
IEEE 1588v2 PTP Supports IEEE 1588 v2 PTP (Precision Time Protocol) BC and TC aware
Remote Monitoring (RMON) Embedded RMON agent supports RMON groups 1,2,3,9 (history, statistics, alarms, and events) for enhanced traffic management, monitoring and analysis
Port Mirroring Traffic on a port can be mirrored to another port for analysis with a network analyzer or RMON probe. Up to N-1 (N is Switch’s Ports) ports can be mirrored to single destination port. A single session is supported.
UPnP The Universal Plug and Play Forum, an industry group of companies working to enable device-to-device interoperability by promoting Universal Plug and Play
s-Flow The industry standard for monitoring high speed switched networks. It gives complete visibility into the use of networks enabling performance optimization, accounting/billing for usage, and defense against security threats
IEEE 802.1ab (LLDP)
  • Used by network devices for advertising their identities, capabilities, and neighbors on an IEEE 802ab local area network
  • Support LLDP-MED extensions
Web GUI Interface Built-in switch configuration utility for browser-based device configuration
CLI For users to configure/manage switches in command line modes
Dual Image Independent primary and secondary images for backup while upgrading
SNMP SNMP version1, 2c and 3 with support for traps, and SNMP version 3 user-based security model (USM)
Firmware Upgrade
  • Web browser upgrade (HTTP/ HTTPs) and TFTP
  • Upgrade through console port as well
NTP Network Time Protocol (NTP) is a networking protocol for clock synchronization between computer systems over packet-switched
Other Management
  • HTTP/HTTPs; SSH
  • DHCP Client/ DHCPv6 Client
  • Cable Diagnostics
  • Ping
  • Syslog
  • Telnet Client
  • IPv6 Management
Ethernet OAM
IEEE 802.3ah Link OAM Supports IEEE 802.3ah Ethernet OAM (Operations, Administration & Management)
IEEE 802.1ag & ITU-T Y.1731 Flow OAM
  • Supports IEEE 802.1ag Ethernet CFM (Connectivity Fault Management)
  • Supports ITU-T Y.1731 Performance Monitoring
Loop Protection
ITU-T G.8031 Supports ITU-T G.8031 Ethernet Linear Protection
ITU-T G.8032 Supports ITU-T G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching
Loop Detection Supports Loop Detection and Protection
Power over Ethernet (PoE)
Port Configuration Supports per port PoE configuration function
PoE Scheduling Supports per port PoE scheduling to turn on/off the PoE devices (PDs).
Auto-checking Check the link status of PDs. Reboot PDs if there is no responses.
Power Delay The switch provides power to the PDs based on delay time when PoE switch boots up, in order to protect switch from misuse of the PDs

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