MS350-48

Cloud Managed Switching for the Mission Critical Network

Highlights

Configurations
  • 48 port gigabit Ethernet
  • 4 × SFP+ 10G uplinks
  • 160G Physical stacking
  • MS350-48LP includes 370 W PoE / PoE+
  • MS350-48FP includes 740 W PoE / PoE+
Hardware platform
  • Voice and Video QoS
  • Non-blocking switch fabric
  • Hot-swappable power supplies and fans
  • Ultra-reliable, includes lifetime warranty
Power over Ethernet (for PoE models)
  • 802.3af (PoE) 15.4 W per port
  • 802.3at (PoE+) 25.5 W per port
  • MS350-48LP maximum PoE output: 370 W
  • MS350-48FP maximum PoE output: 740 W
  • PoE available simultaneously on all ports
  • Intelligent PoE power allocation based on device advertisement (LLDP)
Cloud management
  • Visibility and control over thousands of ports
  • Built-in multi site management
  • Zero touch provisioning
Monitoring and diagnostics
  • Cable failure testing
  • Gateway connectivity testing
  • Real time troubleshooting tools
  • Email and text message alerts
Layer 3
  • Dynamic routing (OSPFv2) *
  • Static routing
  • DHCP Relay
  • DHCP Server
  • First of a kind UI-based configuration
  • Easy to configure routed interfaces
  • Warm spare redundancy (VRRP) *
  • DHCP Failover

  • * OSPF and Warm Spare do not operate concurrently
  • Compatible Accessories

    • 1 GbE SFP Copper Module

      1 GbE SFP Copper Module

    • 1 GbE SFP SX Fiber Transceiver

      1 GbE SFP SX Fiber Transceiver

    • 1 GbE SFP LX Fiber Transceiver

      1 GbE SFP LX Fiber Transceiver

    • 10 GbE SFP+ SR Fiber Transceiver

      10 GbE SFP+ SR Fiber Transceiver

    • 10 GbE SFP+ LR Fiber Transceiver

      10 GbE SFP+ LR Fiber Transceiver

    • 10 GbE SFP+ LRM Fiber Transceiver

      10 GbE SFP+ LRM Fiber Transceiver

    • Twinax Cable with SFP+ Connectors (1m)

      Twinax Cable with SFP+ Connectors (1m)

    • Twinax Cable with SFP+ Connectors (3m)

      Twinax Cable with SFP+ Connectors (3m)

    • Stacking Cable (0.5m)

      Stacking Cable (0.5m)

    • Stacking Cable (1m)

      Stacking Cable (1m)

    • Stacking Cable (3m)

      Stacking Cable (3m)

    • 16K RPM Fan

      16K RPM Fan

    • 250 Watt Power Supply

      250 Watt Power Supply

    • 640 Watt Power Supply

      640 Watt Power Supply

    • 1025 Watt Power Supply

      1025 Watt Power Supply

MS225 Series
MS225 Series
MS225 Series

MS225 Series

MS250 Series

MS350 Series



Deployment Scenarios

Recommended For

Branch/basic access

Secure LAN connectivity
General purpose deployments

Secure LAN connectivity

Basic voice and video, internet browsing

Hardware options for redundancy
High-performance networks with hardware options for redundancy

High-density wireless deployments

Secure LAN connectivity

Media-rich and high-bandwidth applications

Wireless-first office environments

Multigigabit and UPoE options



Hardware Configuration

Interfaces

24 / 48 × gigabit ethernet
2 × stacking ports
1 × management port with auto-MDIX
24 / 48 × gigabit ethernet
2 × stacking ports
1 × management port with auto-MDIX
24 / 48 × gigabit ethernet
8 × multigigabit ethernet (24X only)
2 × stacking ports
1 × management port with auto-MDIX
Uplinks

4 × 10G (SFP+) uplinks, dedicated 4 × 10G (SFP+) uplinks, dedicated 4 × 10G (SFP+) uplinks, dedicated
Stacking

80G (2 × 40G) 80G (2 × 40G) 160G (2 × 80G)
Power Configuration

Internal
RPS Supported*





*Cisco RPS-2300
Removable PSU*
Field Replaceable

24P: 250W PSU
48LP: 640W PSU
48FP: 1025W PSU

*Redundant PSU sold separately
Removable PSU*
Field Replaceable

24P: 250W PSU
48LP: 640W PSU
48FP/24X: 1025W PSU

*Redundant PSU sold separately
Available POE Power

24P: 370W (PoE, PoE+)
48LP: 370W (PoE, PoE+)
48FP: 740W (PoE, PoE+)
24P: 370W (PoE, PoE+)
48LP: 370W (PoE, PoE+)
48FP: 740W (PoE, PoE+)
24P: 370W (PoE, PoE+)
24X: 740W (PoE, PoE+, UPoE)
48LP: 370W (PoE, PoE+)
48FP: 740W (PoE, PoE+)


Switching Performance

Switching Capacity

MS225-24: 128Gbps
MS225-48: 176Gbps
MS250-24: 128Gbps
MS250-48: 176Gbps
MS350-24: 128Gbps
MS350-24X: 272Gbps
MS350-48: 176Gbps
Forwarding Rate

MS225-24: 92.24Mpps
MS225-48: 127.98Mpps
MS250-24: 92.24Mpps
MS250-48: 127.98Mpps
MS350-24: 95.24Mpps
MS350-24X: 202.3Mpps
MS350-48: 127.98Mpps
MAC Entries

MS225-24: 16K entries
MS225-48: 32K entries
MS250-24: 16K entries
MS250-48: 32K entries
MS350-24: 96K entries
MS350-24X: 512K entries
MS350-48: 96K entries
Stacking Bandwith

80G bi-directional 80G bi-directional 160G bi-directional


Routing Performance & Scalability

Routing Features

Static routing only
DHCP Relay
Static + Dynamic routing
DHCP Server + DHCP Relay
Warm spare (VRRP)
Static + Dynamic routing
DHCP Server + DHCP Relay
Warm spare (VRRP)
Routed Interfaces

16 1024 8K
16K (MS350-24X only)
Routed Hosts

1024
Up to 16 static routes supported
4096 96K
512K (MS350-24X only)
  • Interfaces
    • 48 × 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ45) with auto-MDIX crossover
    • 48V DC 802.3af/802.3at Power-over-Ethernet (PoE/PoE+) on the MS350-48P models, available on all ports (maximum of 30W per port for PoE+)
    • 4 × SFP+ 10 Gigabit Ethernet interfaces for uplink
    • 2 × Stacking interfaces
    • Auto negotiation and crossover detection
  • Ethernet switching capabilities
    • 802.1p Quality of Service prioritization
    • 802.1Q VLAN tagging with 4,095 addressable tags
    • 802.1D Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP, STP)
    • 802.1ab Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP)
    • 802.3ad link aggregation with up to 8 ports per aggregate
    • Broadcast storm control
    • IGMP snooping for multicast filtering
    • MAC forwarding table entries: 96,000
  • Security
    • Integrated two-factor authentication
    • Role-based administration
    • Corporate wide password policy enforcement
    • IEEE 802.1X port-based security
  • Performance
    • Non-blocking fabric
    • 176 Gbps non-blocking switching capacity
    • 2.5 microsecond latency
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE models):
    • 802.3af (PoE) 15.4 W per port and 802/.3at (PoE+) 25.5 W per port
    • MS350-48LP maximum PoE output: 370 W
    • MS350-48FP maximum PoE output: 740 W
    • PoE available on all ports simultaneously
    • Pre-standard PoE: supports pre-standard PoE devices
  • Management
    • Managed via the cloud using the Meraki dashboard
    • Integrated with Meraki wireless, routing, and firewall management
    • No-touch remote deployment (no staging needed)
    • Detailed historical per-port and per-client usage statistics
    • DHCP and hostname fingerprinting
    • SNMP v2c
    • Seamless over-the-web firmware upgrades
  • Remote diagnostics
    • Email and text alerts
    • Live remote packet capture
    • Aggregated event logs with instant search
  • Scalable stacking
    • Unified configuration and monitoring of all switches
    • Virtually stack thousands of switch ports in a single logical stack for unified management, monitoring, and configuration
    • Physically stack up to 8 switches for added resiliency in high-throughput environments
  • Layer 3 capabilities
    • Static routing
    • Dynamic routing (OSPFv2)
    • DHCP Server and Relay
    • Warm spare (VRRP) with DHCP Failover
  • Power
    • Power input: 100-240 VAC, 47-63 Hz
    • MS350-48 power consumption: 56-63 W max
    • MS350-48LP power consumption: 63-478 W max
    • MS350-48FP power consumption: 70-888 W max
  • Environment
    • Operating temperature: 32°F to 113°F (0°C to 45°C)
    • Humidity: 5 to 95% non-condensing
  • MTBF (at 25°C)
    • MS350-48: 588,000 hours
    • MS350-48LP: 536,000 hours
    • MS350-48FP: 516,000 hours
  • Warranty
    • Lifetime hardware warranty with advanced replacement included
  • Physical dimensions (H × W × D)

    MS350-48
    • 1.74" x 19.1" x 20.4" (4.44 x 48.6 x 51.8 cm) with power supply fitted
    • Weight: 12.85 lb (5.83 kg)

    MS350-48LP
    • 1.74" x 19.1" x 20.4" (4.44 x 48.6 x 51.8 cm) with power supply fitted
    • Weight: 13.82 lb (6.27 kg)

    MS350-48FP
    • 1.74" x 19.1" x 22" (4.44 x 48.6 x 55.87 cm) with power supply fitted
    • Weight: 15.0 lbs (6.8 kg)