Nebula family has three stars
Three Nebula switching systems from Performance Technologies Inc. of Rochester, N.Y.,
have hot-swappable power supplies, port trunking and an embedded Hypertext Transfer
Protocol server for network management.
The family includes the Nebula 8000 Fault Tolerant Switch, a 100/1,000-Mbps enterprise
backbone switch with 32 ports equipped for virtual LANs, Layer 3 routing,
quality-of-service capability, security, filtering, high-speed WAN access and optional
full-duplex gigabit uplink ports.
It will be available late this year at $28,995.
The Nebula 6000 High Density Switch, a 10/100/1,000-Mbps departmental switch with up to
64 ports, is suited for large campus environments. It comes configured as a 64-port,
10/100-Mbps twisted-pair hubbing switch; a 32-port twisted-pair switch with eight
full-duplex ports; or a 32-port twisted-pair switch with eight 100-Mbps fiber ports. List
price is $6,395.
The 16-port Nebula 4000 Advanced Workgroup Switch comes configured as a 16-port,
10/100-Mbps full-duplex, wire-speed twisted-pair switch; as an eight-port, 10/100-Mbps
full-duplex, twisted-pair switch with eight fiber ports; or as a 16-port, full-duplex
100-Mbps fiber switch. Its price is $4,595.
Contact PTI at 716-256-0200.