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Miercom Certified Green: Cisco Catalyst 2960-X and Catalyst 2960-XR

By: Cisco
Cisco

Cisco Catalyst 2960-X and -XR Series Switches earned the Miercom Certified Green Award for saving over 50% in annual energy operating costs compared to the industry average.

The switches were evaluated in accordance with the Miercom Certified Green Testing Methodology.

Test results show that Cisco Catalyst 2960-X and -XR Series Switches:

  • Saved over 50% in annual energy operating costs compared to the industry average.
  • Consumed 55% less energy in Watts/Gbps than the industry average.
  • Achieved power savings of more than 29% during low link utilization with Energy Efficient Ethernet.

Tags : catalyst, lab testing, switch models, monitored, power consumption, power efficiency, environmental impact, energy costs
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Published:  Feb 13, 2015
Length:  7
Type:  White Paper