Features Alpine 3808 Alpine 3804
Max Auto-Negotiating 10/100BASE-TX Ports 256 128
Max Auto-Negotiating 10/100/1000BASE-T Ports 128
64
Max Gigabit Ethernet Ports (GBIC or Mini-GBIC) 128 64
Max 10 Gigabit Ethernet Ports (XENPAK) 0 0
Form Factor/Footprint Chassis/12RU Chassis/6RU
Stacking Support - -
Total Switching Capacity 64 Gbps 32 Gbps
Programmable ASICs No No
Redundant Power Yes Yes
Power over Ethernet (802.3af) Yes Yes
Wire-Speed Layer 2/Layer 3 Switching Yes Yes
Routing BGP4, DVMRP, OSPF, RIP v1/v2, PIM BGP4, DVMRP, OSPF, RIP v1/v2, PIM
Policy-Based Routing Yes Yes
Policy-Based Quality of Service (QoS) Yes Yes
Network Login Yes Yes
Access Control Lists Yes Yes
Layer 3 Virtual Switching No No
vMANs (802.1ad) Yes Yes
MAC-in-MAC (802.1ah) No No
CLEAR-Flow No No
sFlow Yes
Yes
EAPS Yes Yes
Advanced Spanning Tree (802.1w, 802.1s, PVST+) Yes Yes
Link Aggregation Yes Yes
Integrated Server Load Balancing Yes
Yes
802.11 WLAN (802.11a/b/g) Yes Yes
AES, WPA/TKIP, WEP Yes
Yes
Switch Management Capabilities SNMP, Web, CLI, 4 RMON groups
SNMP, Web, CLI, 4 RMON groups





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