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LANCOM GS-1224: The professional switch at an entry-level price

PRESS RELEASE 2009-225


Gigabit Web-smart switch with power-saving functions from LANCOM Systems

 

LANCOM GS-1224: The professional switch at an entry-level price

 

 

Aachen, December 02, 2009—low cost, smart, green—with the LANCOM GS 1224, networking specialists LANCOM Systems extends their portfolio of products with a powerful layer-2 Web-smart switch in "power-saver design". At an SRP of EUR 339 plus VAT, this 24-port switch has professional functions such as SNMP management and intelligent power-saving mechanisms. With an energy consumption of just 20 watts, the GS-1224 switches off unused ports, has automatic power adaptation and fanless operation to consume around 30% less energy than comparable models.

 

The LANCOM GS-1224 features 24x Gigabit Ethernet ports, of which a maximum of four optionally operate as dual-media Gigabit Ethernet ports for TP or glass-fiber cables. The fanless design makes this switch ideal for operation directly in the office or other business premises.

 

The LANCOM GS-1224 offers all of the functions that demanding administrators require for security, management, performance and versatility: 802.1x, Quality of Service (QoS), virtualization (VLAN), SNMP remote management, and link aggregation. Furthermore, the switch integrates into the LANCOM tools LANconfig and LANmonitor.

 

"The LANCOM GS-1224 offers high-end features at a low-end price—and it comes with tried-and-trusted LANCOM quality," says Gunnar Mayer, Product Manager at LANCOM Systems. "In brief: It is the perfect answer to the needs of our partners and customers."

 

The LANCOM GS-1224 is available now for a regular suggested retail price of EURO 339 (plus VAT). The device comes with a 5-year warranty. The optional SFP-SX module LANCOM SFP-SX-LC1 is available for EURO 139.00 plus VAT, the LX version LANCOM SFP-LX-LC1 for EURO 239.00 plus VAT.

 

 

 

LANCOM Systems background

LANCOM Systems GmbH is the leading German manufacturer of reliable, innovative network components for large enterprises and SMEs, public authorities and institutions. The company supplies products and software for IP-based VPN, VoIP and wireless networks, along with support and services. Products are planned and developed specifically for the requirements of business customers. The focus is on comprehensive solutions for site connectivity by virtual private networks (VPN) and on wireless networking (WLAN). LANCOM Systems GmbH is headquartered in Würselen near Aachen and has sales offices in Munich, Barcelona and Amsterdam. The company's founder and Managing Director is Ralf Koenzen.

 

 

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LANCOM Systems GmbH

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