Considerations for PoE Deployments in Switch Closets

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][mk_circle_image src=”” image_diameter=”500″][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”true” align=”left” margin_bottom=”0″] ~Usama Houlila [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text disable_pattern=”true” align=”left” margin_bottom=”0″]As companies supplant digital handsets with IP phones, they deploy Power-over-Ethernet switches to support them. PoE switches generate almost five times more heat than data-only switches, however, heat that has to be taken into account in switch-closet design. There isn’t much written […]