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1-Year NETGEAR Insight Subscription Included

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28-Port Gigabit Ethernet Smart w/optional Remote/Cloud Management Switcharmor

Fully-integrated cloud-manageable devices with 1-year Insight subscription included, and dedicated SFP/SFP+ Fiber Uplinks.

1-Year NETGEAR Insight Subscription Included

Smart w/ optional Cloud (GC728X)

28-Port Gigabit Ethernet Smart w/optional Remote/Cloud Management Switcharmor

Fully-integrated cloud-manageable devices with 1-year Insight subscription included, and dedicated SFP/SFP+ Fiber Uplinks.

NETGEAR Insight Management

Simple yet powerful control of your network anytime and anywhere, even across multiple locations. NETGEAR Insight handles your network so you can focus on running your business

Traffic Management
Auto Negotiation of speed and duplex modes

IEEE 802.3x Flow Control

Dynamic MAC address management

IEEE 802.1Q-based VLAN

Auto Voice VLAN

Auto Video VLAN

QoS based on WRR, strict priority, or both

Port-based and IEEE 802.1p-based QoS

TCP/UDP-based QoS

DiffServ

IPv4 and IPv6-based QoS

DSCP Support

Rate Limiting (ingress, or egress)

Link Aggregation and LACP

IPv4 and IPv6 static routing

Management

Insight mobile app or Insight Cloud Portal (Network-centric management)

Cloud/remote setup, configuration, management, monitoring, and troubleshooting

Device auto-join and configure (zero-touch provisioning)

Multi-site, multi-network single pane-of-glass view

Multi-switch, multi-port concurrent configuration

Network/global password (for all Insight Managed devices on a network)

IP Access List

Configurable management VLAN

Admin access control via RADIUS and TACACS+

IPv6 management

SNTP client over UDP port 123

SNMP v1/v2c

SNMP v3 with multiple IP addresses

RMON group 1,2,3,9

uPnP Discovery & Bonjour Discovery

Local-only web browser-based management GUI (for debugging or very advanced configuration

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SSL/HTTPS Web-based access (version)

TLS Web-based access (version)

Firmware upgrade through the Cloud using NETGEAR Insight

Firmware update through TFTP/HTTP (using local web browser-based management GUI)

Firmware update fromt USB storage device (using local web browser-based management GUI)

Dual software (firmware) image

Memory and flash log

Syslog (RFC 3164)

Security

MAC lockdown

MAC lockdown by number of MACs

IEEE 802.1x port authentication (MD5, EAP, PEAP)

Dynamic VLAN Assignment

Guest VLAN

TACACS+

Trusted MAC

IPv4, L4-based Access Control List (ACL)

IPv6-based ACL

Carousel

Multicast Efficiency

IGMP snooping, v1, v2 and v3

IGMP snooping querier

Blocking of unknown multicast traffic

MLD snooping

Spanning Tree

IEEE 802.1D, IEEE 802.1w RSTP and MSTP

Option to enable/disable BPDU flooding when STP is disabled

Reliability, Performance and Troubleshooting

Port mirroring both on ingress and egress traffic

Jumbo frame support

Broadcast Storm Control

Cable diagnostics

Loop Detection & Prevention

DoS Prevention

IEEE 802.1ab LLDP

LLDP-MED

Option to enable/disable the flooding of EAPOL when 802.1x is disabled

Protected ports

DNS client

DHCP clients

DHCP snooping

Ping and trace route client

Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az) compliant

Technical Specifications

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  • Dimensions (W x D x H) : 440 x 224 x 44 mm (17.3 x 8.8 x 1.7 in)
  • Weight : 2.81 kg (6.19 lb)
  • Gigabit copper ports : 24
  • Management : 1-Year Insight subscription included
  • SFP / SFP+ 10G Ports : SFP Ports: 2 (dedicated)
  • 10G SFP+ Ports: 2 (dedicated)
  • Number of PoE/PoE+ ports : N/A
  • Total PoE power budget (watts) : N/A
  • Bandwidth (full-duplex) : 92 Gbps
  • Buffer size (dynamically shared across ports in use) : 1.5 MB
  • MAC address database size (48-bit MAC addresses) : 16K
  • VLAN (number supported) : 256
  • VLAN routing : Yes
  • Dynamic VLAN assignment : Yes
  • MLD Snooping : Yes
  • Static routes : 32 (IPv4) / 31 (IPv6)
  • Link Aggregation / Port Trunking : LACP (802.3ad Dynamic Link Aggregation) & Manual Static LAG
  • Number of LAGs & number of members : 24 LAGs with max 8 members in each LAG
  • Number of priority queues : 8
  • Supported multicast groups : 512
  • DoS prevention : Yes
  • Loop detection/prevention : Yes
  • Jumbo frame support : Up to 9K packets
  • EEE (IEEE 802.3az) : Yes
  • Power supply : Internal: 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz, 1A max (power cord localized to country of sale)
  • Max power consumption (Watts) : Max power (worst case, all ports used, line-rate traffic) (Watts): 18.5W
  • Fan(s) : 1
  • Acoustic noise level @ 25°C (dBA) : 28 dBA
  • Operating temperature : 0° to 50°C (32° to 122°F)
  • MTBF (@ 25°C) : 1,874,356 hrs (214 yrs)
  • Electromagnetic compliance (A or B) : Class A
  • Support : ProSUPPORT 24x7 Advanced Technical Support via phone for 90 days (Remote diagnostics performed by our technical experts for prompt resolution of technical issues).
  • ProSUPPORT coverage can be extended by purchasing one, three, or five year contracts.
  • Some advanced settings may only be configured using the local web browser-based management interface. : * English, German, and Japanese are the current supported languages in the local-only web GUI. The Insight mobile app and Insight Cloud Portal support local languages per the device used (phone and computer browser).
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