> The HP 5308xl doesn't appear to have jumbo frame support. The
> HP 9300 Routing switches definitely do support Jumbo on the Gig and
> 10Gig interfaces.
> George Johnston
> Logical Solutions for Integration
> Clarity in an Unclear World
Thanks. I was told that the 53xx line did support jumbos, but if not
then it's definitely a deal-killer... I'll check the specs. The 9300
line (aka Big Iron) is way outside our price range.
Do you know of any others in the sub-$20K range?
>> I'm looking for a managed GigE copper Layer 3 switch, from 24-32
>> ports. I need to mix jumbo frames and standard frames, hence the
>> need for a routing switch.
>> The Extreme Summit7i has been recommended, but since we have some HP
>> switches already in house, I'm also looking at the HP 5308xl switch,
>> populated with GigE modules. It's also about half the price.
>> Does anyone have any opinions or experience regarding these or other
>> Layer 3 switches in this range?