Cisco 100 Series Switches
Cisco Small Business
Affordable, easy-to-use switches for small business networks, with zero
To stay on top of your business, you need to keep your office running smoothly. These days that
means having a highly reliable network connecting your computers, printers, copiers, and other
office equipment. But if your business is like most small companies, you don’t have an IT staff to
set up your network for you. Now you can have a high-performance, business-class office network
that just works, right out of the box, with Cisco® 100 Series Switches.
Cisco 100 Series switches deliver powerful network performance and reliability for small
businesses, without complexity. These switches provide all of the features, expandability, and
investment protection you expect from Cisco, with no installation software and nothing to configure.
Just plug it in, connect your computers and other business equipment, and get to work.
Cisco 100 Series Switches
Cisco 100 Series switches (Figure 1), part of the Cisco Small Business networking solutions,
are a line of unmanaged switches that provide wire-speed Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet
connectivity to connect your small business office. Available in desktop and rack-mount models,
these switches are designed to suit any office space and to optimize power efficiency. They use
less power and provide the robust, reliable connectivity your business demands, as well as support
for advanced features such as quality of service (QoS)—all in a switch that you can set up yourself,
in minutes. A business-class, affordable network solution, Cisco 100 Series switches bring the
proven reliability and investment protection of Cisco networking solutions to your small business.
Features and Benefits
Cisco 100 Series switches provide an easy-to-use solution for your small business network.
Ease of use: Cisco 100 Series switches work right out of the box, with no software to install
and nothing to configure. Each switch port independently sets itself for the optimal speed
and determines whether to run in half- or full-duplex mode automatically. As a standardsbased
Cisco solution, Cisco 100 Series switches are also designed to immediately
accommodate all of the devices in your network, including:
. Support for 10 megabits per second (Mbps), 100 Mbps, and up to 1 gigabit per second
(1000 Mbps) devices in the same network
. Automatic cable detection, so you dont have to worry about using the wrong cable type
. Compatibility with network devices from other vendors
Simple setup: Designed for small office spaces, Cisco 100 Series switches are available
in both compact desktop and rack-mount models. The desktop models offer a wall-mount
option for discreet mounting under a desk or on the wall of an office or conference room.
High performance: Cisco 100 Series switches deliver the performance you need to run
your business applications.including bandwidth-intensive video services.and avoid slow
and sluggish networks. It supports up Gigabit Ethernet speeds, unlocking a new level of
capacity and performance in your business network and letting you transfer large files
Reduced energy costs: Cisco 100 Series switches are designed to optimize power usage
to be energy efficient without compromising performance. The switches also have no fans,
so they run silently and unobtrusively while lowering energy costs.
Support for advanced technologies: All switches include advanced Cisco traffic-handling
features to keep your applications running at peak performance. Integrated QoS intelligence
automatically prioritizes delay-sensitive services such as voice or video to improve your
network’s performance. Fast store-and-forward switching identifies damaged packets and
prevents them from being passed on through the network. All of these features run
automatically, with no management or configuration required.
Peace of mind: Cisco 100 Series switches deliver the rock-solid reliability you expect from
a Cisco switch. The solution has been rigorously tested to ensure optimal uptime and
performance. In addition, unlike the purchase of a consumer-grade product, your investment
in a Cisco Small Business network will grow with your business. With the Cisco Small
Business Investment Protection Program, you can trade up to eligible Cisco switches at
any time, and receive credit for up to the full value of your Cisco 100 Series.
Description: Cisco SF 100D-05 5-Port 10/100 Desktop Switch. Auto QoS, Energy efficient
& Fanless design.