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802.1q Managed Switch Recommendations

Posted on 2011-02-17
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I am looking to purchase a pair of gigabit managed switches which are a capable of 802.1q vlan trunking.
I have a budget of £800-£1000 is this realistic for a pair of reasonable quality switches either new or refurbished.

Any model numbers that i can search ebay etc for would be useful or where to buy in the uk.

Many Thanks
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Dell PowerConnect 5424    US$800
Cisco Small Business SG-30028    US$ 600
Cisco Small Business SGE2000    US$ 700
Netgear ProSafe GSM7224    US$650

As for refurb, there are alot of places that sell refurb Cisco equipment.
And of course, there's always eBay.
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