Cisco Catalyst 3560 Switch
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Cisco 3560 Series Switch
Cisco Catalyst 3560 Switch
SKU: Cisco-Catalyst-3560-Switch Category:
  • 8-48 Ethernet 10/100 ports
  • Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE ) up to 48-ports
  • Up to 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports
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Product Description

The Cisco Catalyst 3560 Switches are designed for small enterprise LAN access or branch-office environments. Security features, quality of service (QoS), and resiliency make this switch an effective and scalable network solution.

Utilizing the switch extends Cisco infrastructure services and provides consistency throughout the network.  By making the maximum use out of existing resources, operational expenses can be reduced. Employing a Cisco 3560 switch into your network decreases cable complexity, secures assets, reduces space requirements, and can help increase overall efficiency.

Cisco Catalyst 3560 Switch

  • Dimensions: 1.73 inches (44 mm) height, 10.6 inches (270 mm) width, 9.1 inches (230 mm) depth
  • Weight: 5 lb (2.3 kg)
    • *Dimensions and weight for baseline model

Technical Specifications

  • Performance
    • 32 Gbps forwarding bandwidth
    • 128 MB DRAM
    • 32 MB Flash memory
    • Configurable up to 12,000 MAC addresses
    • Configurable up to 11,000 unicast routes
    • Configurable maximum transmission unit (MTU) of up to 9000 bytes
  • Predicted Mean Time Between Failure
    • Varies depending on specifications
      • Minimum 147,000 hours
      • Maximum 406,470 hours
  • Interfaces
    • 10BASE-T ports, RJ-45 connectors
    • 10BASE-T PoE ports, RJ-45 connectors
    • 100BASE-TX ports, RJ-45 connectors
    • 100BASE-TX PoE ports, RJ-45 connectors
    • 1000BASE-T ports, RJ-45 connectors
    • 1000BASE-T SFP-based ports, RJ-45 connectors
    • 1000BASE-SX, -LX/LH, -ZX, and CWDM SFP-based ports, LC fiber connectors.
  • Indicators
    • Per-port status LEDs: link integrity, disabled, activity, speed, full-duplex indications, PoE applied, PoE error, and PoE disabled
    • System status LEDs: system, RPS, link status, link duplex, PoE, and link speed
  • Security
    • Access Control Lists (ACLs)
      • Including router ACLs (RACLs) and port-based ACLs (PACLs)
    • Multidomain Authentication
    • IEEE 802.1x
    • MAC Address Notification
    • SSHv2, Kerberos, and SNMPv3 administrator traffic encryption
    • Unicast MAC filtering
    • Switched Port Analyzer (SPAN)
      • Cisco Secure Intrusion Detection System (IDS) takes action when intruder is detected
    • Private VLAN Edge feature
    • Dynamic ARP Inspection (DAI)
    • TACACS+ and RADIUS authentication

Environmental Factors

  • Power Consumption: 19W, total output 64 BTU/hour at 100% throughput
  • Temperature:  Operating temperature range 0ºC to 45ºC (32ºF to 113ºF), storage temperature range -25ºC to 70ºC (-13ºF to 158ºF)
  • Humidity: Operating relative humidity 10% to 85% non-condensing
  • Altitude: Operating up to 10,000 ft (3049 m), storage up to 15,000 ft (4573 m)


About MDSi

New and Refurbished Cisco Catalyst Switch 3560

Our Cisco Catalyst Switch 3560 provides exceptional value and may be just what you need for your application and bottom line.  MDSi carries Cisco Catalyst 3560 switches and, in most cases, MDSi can ship your switches overnight to more than 60 countries worldwide. To rent, lease, or buy new Cisco Catalyst 3560 switches, simply Add to Quote and Submit.

Need Maintenance or Support?

MDSi can extend the life of your new or refurbished Cisco 3560 Switch for as long as possible with our IT Hardware Maintenance Program. Our OEM-certified technicians can keep your Cisco switches running smoothly at a fraction of the cost charged by the manufacturer.


Before it leaves our warehouse every new and refurbished Cisco Catalyst Switch 3560 is thoroughly tested before receiving the certified designation. The engineers who conduct this evaluation are OEM-certified, having received extensive training in testing, configuring, and troubleshooting all of our switches. We also feature a Lifetime Warranty for qualified end users.

In today’s marketplace, other than the return address on the box, there really is no difference in the hardware or maintenance that resellers provide to the customer. The true value lies in the people, the delivery, and the execution of the solution that surrounds said hardware. The MDSi difference centers on discovering the total cost of ownership of your entire current infrastructure and balancing that against future hardware initiatives to minimize your capital investment. We accomplish this by applying our full suite of Asset Management programs and services, which include Reverse LogisticsSpares ManagementRepairsMaintenance, and Installations.


Additional Information

Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 9.1 x 10.6 x 1.73 in
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Cisco Catalyst 3560 Series Switches Data Sheet


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