D-Link (Fountain Valley, CA) has introduced the DGS- 1100-08P switch. The DGS- 1100-08P delivers Power-over- Ethernet (PoE) capabilities for IP surveillance, VoIP phone, and access point deployment.Equipped with eight 10/100/1000 BASE-T Ethernet ports, the DGS-1100-08P complies with the IEEE 802.3af PoE standard. A power budget of 64W ensures power is available for a variety of IP cameras and other powered devices. The DGS-1100-08P supports the Smart- Console Utility and a Web-based management interface. The interface allows network administrators to control and monitor the PoE attributes on each port, including priority assignments, power threshold limits, and PoE power usage.
The DGS-1100-08P also enables Auto Surveillance VLAN, which consolidates data and surveillance video traffic through a single switch. Additional switch features include: loopback detection, cable diagnostics, storm control, QoS/bandwidth control, IGMP snooping, and IEEE802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet.