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Choosing the right ethernet switch

Tips to help decide which switch will best meet your needs

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The rapid growth of mobility, personal devices and cloud-centric applications today are driving the demand for bandwidth to an all-time high. New faster wireless standards are now giving us access points capable of gigabit+ speeds. But can your wired network handle the extra load?

If not, you most likely will need to plan for an upgrade to your wired network. However, determining which switches will best meet your needs can be a challenge unless you know what variables to consider.

This guide sets out the tips and information that will help guide you in the right direction.

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