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I see a Dell PowerConnect 2808 (with port mirroring) for about €171.00 (new)
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You could get a used Cisco 2850 off ebay. That way you can learn cisco telephony later down the line as well which is incredible useful. Just get some network cards with it as well as a phone line card and an AIM and you can have IP telephones with all of the cisco switch/router functionality. You can also have VPNs from it as well.
 
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I can't find it on eBay. Searched for Cisco 2850 and nothing.
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Also if your going Cisco, grab you one of these for your home network, just install it behind your first switch and use it in your lab.

It's a Cisco Firewall, cheap and good place to start learning about ASAs.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Cisco-ASA5505-ASA-5505-10-User-VPN-Firewall-DES-3DES-AES-With-New-PowerPak-/281109457959?pt=US_Firewall_VPN_Devices&hash=item41736dec27
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post #15 of 21
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I can't find it on eBay. Searched for Cisco 2850 and nothing.


Only one on ebay I could find...
http://www.ebay.com/itm/CISCO-SYSTEMS-WS-C2850-24-CATALYST-2950-Ethernet-Switch-24-10-100-ports-/350799447493?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item51ad46c5c5

Also, check your local county auction, you can grab like 10 of them probably for $15. They clear the iOS on them, so they're ready to go and you can always find older equipment cheap, good for home lab/learning.
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I see a Dell PowerConnect 2808 (with port mirroring) for about €171.00 (new)

Dell's L3 switches don't start until you get to the 6200 series. A 2800 is not even a fully managed L2; it's a "web managed" L2.
    
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Also, check your local county auction, you can grab like 10 of them probably for $15.
I laughed when I read that (not at you) but I find that difficult to believe. Where can I find it? I mean a local county auction is not avaliable here in my country but....I just have to see it to believe it
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I laughed when I read that (not at you) but I find that difficult to believe. Where can I find it? I mean a local county auction is not avaliable here in my country but....I just have to see it to believe it

Sorry friend, thought you lived in the states. Usually different county/parishes have auctions once a year where they get rid of old equipment. They group them and sale them in bulk, you usually just have to keep up to date when the next one is. You bid on the old equipment, I've seen a bulk of 10 go for 10 bucks. You just write down your offer and if no one beats it you get it. Keep in mind though, this is usually old outdated, way past end of life equipment. But never the less useful for learning purposes or home labs.
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Sorry friend, thought you lived in the states. Usually different county/parishes have auctions once a year where they get rid of old equipment. They group them and sale them in bulk, you usually just have to keep up to date when the next one is. You bid on the old equipment, I've seen a bulk of 10 go for 10 bucks. You just write down your offer and if no one beats it you get it. Keep in mind though, this is usually old outdated, way past end of life equipment. But never the less useful for learning purposes or home labs.
Thank you for the the explaination smile.gif
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Only one on ebay I could find...
http://www.ebay.com/itm/CISCO-SYSTEMS-WS-C2850-24-CATALYST-2950-Ethernet-Switch-24-10-100-ports-/350799447493?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item51ad46c5c5

Also, check your local county auction, you can grab like 10 of them probably for $15. They clear the iOS on them, so they're ready to go and you can always find older equipment cheap, good for home lab/learning.

Hold up your about to confuse the hell out of the OP. First the link you just posted is for a 2950 switch not a router. Second in order for him to have the updated IOS he needs to have a CCO account with Cisco as well as contracts associated to have the ability to download those IOS's since the 2800 series is not EOL. Third if the OP is not in the US you are recommending the 2800's for VPN's which require Sec K-9 which has export restrictions the same with all ASA's.

OP what you would be looking for providing there is no export restriction to your country is the 2821 again in order to get an updated IOS you have to have a support contract for this device which will cost around another $250-400 per year. A contract for an ASA will cost about the same unless you already have a contract associated with your CCO that you can utilize to get these IOS's.
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