The DES-1210 Series is the latest generation of Smart Switches. Equipped with 8, 24 or 48 Fast Ethernet ports, 2 Gigabit ports and 2 combo Gigabit/SFP ports3, this series offers all the features needed in a small and medium business, without the complexity or cost involved. The built-in web interface and PC based SmartConsole Utility make these switches easy to deploy, configure and troubleshoot. Its complete set of features allows for seamless integration in every environment. The PoE versions in this series are the 8 & 24 port which integrate power-saving technologies such as time-based PoE which allows the power to be shut off at a predetermined time, saving power on VoIP phones, Wireless Access Points or any other PoE equipment. The DES-1210-28P integrates the Smart Fan feature which automatically turns on the built in fans only when a certain temperature is reached, providing continuous operation, increasing the switch's lifespan. The DES-1210-28P is also compliant with the new PoE+ standard, enabling it to feed up to 30 Watts to connected devices.