The Cisco SG200-18 switch is an affordable 18-port Gigabit Ethernet smart switch, including two combination mini-GBIC ports, that delivers the performance needed to support high-bandwidth applications. It offers the basic security and quality-of-service features needed to support shared network resources and connect network devices. The switch has native support for IPv6 as well as the previous IPv4 standard, helping ensure that your network is ready for the next generation of technologies. With energy-efficient technology, it optimizes power use to reduce energy costs without compromising performance. The switch is easy to configure and manage with intuitive browser-based tools and is offered with a limited lifetime warranty and one year of technical support. The Cisco SG200-18 provides the ideal combination of affordability, reliability, and performance in a switch designed specifically for small businesses.