comparison of two cisco catalyst products Cisco Catalyst 3750-X and X 3560 series switches are enterprise-class line of standalone and stackable switches, respectively. These switches offer high availability, scalability, security, energy efficiency and ease of use with features such as StackPower, IEEE 802 3at power over Ethernet plus configurations, optional network modules, redundant power supplies and media access control security Cisco Catalyst 3750 series X-plus StackWise technology is scalable, easily managed, and investment protection for evolving business needs. Cisco Catalyst 3750-X 3560-X improves productivity by enabling applications such as IP, wireless and video for unlimited network. In addition to basic IP and fixed IP services functionality, Cisco Catalyst 3750-X 3560-X series comes with a base of new LAN features. The function of three sets available in all Cisco Catalyst 3750-X 3560-X series switches are: LAN Base: improving predictive IP services baseline company IP Services Enterprise Services: IP services LAN base offers improved functionality of intelligent services that include comprehensive layer 2 functions. IP core functions gives you basic business services, in addition to all functions of LAN base. IP core MACSec, so includes support for access to routed access and Stackpower. IP provides the full functionality of enterprise services, which includes advanced Layer 3 features such as enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol, open shortest path first, border Gateway Protocol, protocol independent multicast and IPv6 routing such as OSPFv3 and EIGRPv6.
IP services feature so includes a feature initiator of the embedded event manager and IP service level agreements. All functionality of the software sets the advanced security support, QoS and management capabilities. IP Services features are available only for to upgrade there is no dedicated IP services switch model. Cisco Catalyst 3750 series switches X LAN base properties can be stacked with other Cisco Catalyst 3750-X LAN base series switch. Stack base LAN Switch IP base or IP Services features are not supported.