The environment-aware switch 1100 series - Fast Ethernet offers 10/100M Ethernet speeds critical to the next-generation network applications, and it also provides power-saving functions to reduce energy consumption for lower operating cost.The switch 1100 series - Fast Ethernet comprises of unmanaged Fast Ethernet switches that provide an inexpensive solution for Fast Ethernet connections to the desktop with outstanding performance. The switch 1100 series - Fast Ethernet is an ideal solution for bandwidth-intensive applications such as high-resolution photo delivery, video/audio streaming and downloading as well as server farm connections.The full switch 1100 series has been designed to boost your network with better performance and efficiency. With the N-way auto-negotiation function, the switch 1100 series - Fast Ethernet connects the network counterparts with the highest possible data speed and activates the duplex mode automatically.Unlike shared 10/100 Mbps networks, the switch 1100 series - Fast Ethernet eliminates congestion by providing dedicated bandwidth; and its duplex mode doubles the effective bandwidth by enabling two-way communications. The store-and-forward service brings low latency and error-free packet delivering, while the Plug-and-Play and multiple network protocol compatibility of the switch 1100 series - Fast Ethernet makes installation and management easier and faster than ever.With embedded rackmount brackets, the desktop size devices can fits into your rack environment easily. No matter how intense your network demand is, the switch 1100 series - Fast Ethernet supports your needs with an affordable and reliable network solution designed especially for small businesses.