The Avaya Ethernet Routing Switch (ERS) 4500 is a series of high-performance compact Fast Ethernet or Gigabit Ethernet switches specifically designed for the wiring closet or network edge.
These switches deliver high-performance, resilient Ethernet connectivity for wiring closet and network edge deployments. Featuring stacking technology with twice the virtual bandwidth of leading competitors, superior energy efficiency, and ease of operation, the Ethernet Routing Switch 4000 can address the most demanding converged edge requirements.
Support for PoE/PoE+, plug-and-play for IP phones, and sophisticated QoS can help businesses consolidate voice, video, and data on a single infrastructure and ensure the network is ready for advanced collaboration applications or technologies.
All ERS 4500 models support Avaya’s Stackable Chassis Architecture, allowing up to eight ERS 4×00 units (4500 or 4800) to be cabled together to form a logical chassis with up to 384Gigabits of virtual backplane capacity.
Superior Energy Efficiency
These Switches are on average 36% more energy efficient than competitive solutions. They include Avaya’s Energy Saver solution that can dim power consumption for both the switch and IP phones by 25% during off-peak hours without losing telephony connectivity.
And don’t forget that all ERS4500 series switches come with Avaya’s Lifetime warranty