ActivReach Ethernet

ActivReach is an innovative technology that breaks down new cabling upgrade cost barriers and unlocks the true power of Ethernet. ActivReach, currently available on NetVanta 1235P and 1535P Ethernet switches allows businesses to extend the reach of Ethernet over existing wiring infrastructure (CAT5/6, CAT3 or Legacy Copper) to deliver up to 100 Mbps Ethernet and PoE at distances of 1,600 feet (488 meters) or longer.

  • 24-port multi-layer, Fast Ethernet and Gigabit switches
  • Data connectivity of 10/100 Mbps over one, two, or four pair of voice-grade cabling (ActivReach mode)
  • Data connectivity of 10/100/1000 Mbps over CAT5 and higher-grade cabling (Standard Ethernet)
  • Extended reach at distances up to 1,600 ft (488 meters)
  • 802.3af (PoE), Legacy PoE, and PoE over ActivReach Ethernet
  • Non-blocking switching capacity up to 62 Gbps (NetVanta 1535P)
  • Line rate Layer 3 Lite capabilities
  • VoIP Setup Wizard for faster VoIP deployments
  • VoIP-ready with LLDP/LLDPMED and voice VLANS
  • Business-class security with RADIUS, TACACS+, 802.1x and port security
  • iSCSI-optimized for Storage Area Network (SAN) solutions (NetVanta 1535P)
ProCloud ready