High-Speed GS1200 Series Switches Makes It Easy to Deploy PoE-Capable Devices such as Wireless Access Points, IP Cameras and IP Phones.

ANAHEIM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ZYXEL Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access and connected home products, today announced the launch of the easy-to-manage, affordable GS1200 Series Web Managed PoE Gigabit Switches.

Designed for small business environments, the GS1200 PoE Switches can deliver data and up to 30 watts of power per PoE port to provide both data and power to PoE-capable devices such as wireless access points, IP cameras, and IP phones. The new GS1200 series of web-managed PoE switches includes GS1200-5HP, which features five Gigabit Ethernet ports, four of which support PoE, and the GS1200-8HP which has eight Gigabit Ethernet ports, four of which support PoE.

Key benefits of the ZYXEL GS1200 Series Web Managed PoE Gigabit Switches include:

  • Smart Features Enhance Performance and Security – The easy-to-use GS1200 series switches support Virtual LAN for enhanced network security, multicast IGMP Snooping v1/v2 and v3 for streaming applications, and Quality of Service (QoS) for better traffic control. 
  • Easy Configuration – Intuitive, easy-to-use Web GUI makes it easy to configure and manage the switches, making them ideal for small office users without in-depth IT experience. 
  • PoE Support – The GS1200 series switches each support IEEE 802.3at on four 1000BASE-T PoE ports, providing 30 watts per port with a total PoE power budget of 60 watts for easy deployment of PoE-capable devices. 
  • Energy Efficient – The GS1200 Series built-in IEEE 802.3az Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) function automatically detects network traffic and dynamically adjusts power consumption during low link utilization periods.
The ZYXEL GS1200 Series Web Managed PoE Gigabit Switches carry a standard 2-year warranty and are available now through all ZYXEL authorized resellers and e-Commerce partners at MSRPs of $87.99 (GS1200-5HP) and $114.99 (GS1200-8HP). For more information on ZYXEL and its families of connectivity solutions for homes and businesses, visit www.zyxel.com/us and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.