Excerpt: These little Gigabit switches are great in a pinch. We needed to add a network printer and a Wireless access point to a Gigabit network but couldn't make the extra cable runs. Used this 5-port NetGear to split the one wall outlet into 3 and so far, no bottlenecks. 8 wifi users, 1 netprinter, 1 desktop via cat5e to an upstream HP ProCurve 48port Gigabit switch.
Excerpt: Was looking for a simple, affordable switch that could handle gigabit to replace an older 8 port gigabit that was starting to not connect at the proper speed. -Simple to use. Plug and play... what more is there to do? -Price. Good brand and value for what I need. -Performance. Gives me gigabit speed with no hassle. Any device plugged in is automatically recognized and port speed adjusted accordingly. -Power saving. Determines cable length and adjusts power to match.
Excerpt: I love my new Netgear GS105NA 5-Port Gigabit Ethernet switch. I bought one for my Dad and then when my old switch failed I bought one for myself. It was super easy to install. Just plug in and go. Works perfectly and it is fast. Thanks Netgear!
Excerpt: I am a network administrator and when it comes to switches I always prefer Netgear ProSafe models. Here are my reasons for choosing Netgear Prosafe over other brands when it comes to switches.. 1) The Prosafe Switch is built very sturdy woth a metal construction. Not like some of the cheap plastic switches from competitors. 2) They simply just work.
Excerpt: I needed the NetGear Port to hook up additional items to the internet. This product has worked perfect for me. Every piece of equipment and every product I have either ordered on line or picked up in the store at Staples had been just what I needed to complete each project while setting up my new office.