The Force 10 Networks S50N Data Center Switch is a great option for those looking for a high-performance switch. This high-density gigabit Ethernet external switch delivers function and performance that many enterprise network professionals seek. The Force 10 Networks data switch is an external unit that has Ethernet, FastEthernet, and Gibabit Ethernet link protocols. The Force 10 Networks S50N Data Center Switch has a 1 Gbps transfer rate for high-efficiency use. Compatible with most PC platforms, this Force 10 Networks data switch includes the usual features such as DHCP support, flow control, RARP support, VLAN support and Access Control List Support. Additional features of this high-performing Ethernet external switch include indicator lights for link, port, and power status. These features allow a network administrator to evaluate network status quickly and easily. The dimensions of the Force 10 Networks S50N Data Center Switch are a sleek 17.21 x 17.73 x 1.73-inches and it weighs 14.33 lbs.