The Edgecore EPS202 is a high-performance Gigabit Ethernet Layer 3 switch that boasts 54 ports. Specifically, the EPS202 is equipped with 48 10/100/1000BASE-T ports, 4 x 25G SFP28 uplink ports, and 2 x 100G QSFP28 uplink ports. Additionally, the 48 10/100/1000BASE-T ports fully support IEEE 802.3at and IEEE 802.3bt Power-over-Ethernet (PoE).
This switch is an ideal choice for a data center top-of-rack switch, as it includes redundant hot-swappable AC PSUs and port-to-power airflow. The EPS202 is also perfect for campus networking. It has the capacity to provide up to 90 Watts (depending on the PoE power budget) of power per port to attached devices. These devices can include VoIP phones, wireless access points, surveillance cameras, and more, fully utilizing existing Cat. 6 cable infrastructure.
Furthermore, this open network switch comes pre-loaded with the Open Network Install Environment (ONIE). This supports the installation of compatible Network Operating System software, including both open source options and commercial NOS offerings.