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Getting to know the Linksys 28-port Managed Gigabit Switch, LGS528

Linksys 28-port Managed Gigabit Switch, LGS528 offers a quick and easy solution to extend your office network and connect devices.  The LGS528 is designed for customers who need enhanced Security and advanced QoS.

Front panel

Back panel

Fast and convenient access to your file
The LGS528 switch offers Gigabit speeds to minimize your transfer times and greatly enhance your ability to stream high-bandwidth files to connected devices without interference.
Easy to configure and operate
With its Web -based setup page and Command-Line Interface (CLI), the managed switch provides easy configuration and full management function set.

 2 COMBO shared 2 copper and 2 SFP ports (GE27 & GE28) - It is a single-logical port that has two (2) physical connections, the RJ45 connector (copper) and SFP connector (fiber).  Only ONE of the two (2) physical connections may be used at a time.  The system will automatically detect the media that is in use on a combo port.
  •  If both RJ45 and SFP are connected, the SFP will be active and the RJ45 connection will be disabled and ignored.  The RJ45 connection will be in standby and automatically enabled if the SFP link goes down.
  • 28 GE Ports (RJ-45)
  • One (1) Console Port (RJ45)
 RESET button - It is located on the device’s front panel next to the system LEDs.
 SYSTEM LED - Indicates the device’s status and activities.
  • OFF - System is powered OFF
  • Solid Blue - System is ON and operative
  • If Blinking Blue:
  • Booting/System Self-Test
  • Obtaining an IP address from a DHCP server
  • If Blinking Amber - Detecting failure
Package Contents
  • Linksys SMB Managed Switch
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Power cord
  • CD with documentation
  • Rack mount kit
  • Console Cable 
Supported browsers
  • Firefox version 16 and latest
  • Internet Explorer 9-10 

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