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Cisco Catalyst 9300 switch series are the leading access fixed access switches in entire Catalyst 9000 family. It provides the major necessities that access layer requires from the network. Catalyst 9300 series which are the next-generation of Catalyst 3650/3850 switches, also represent the access layer rack devices which recently introduces by Cisco.

Cisco Catalyst Licenses

Catalyst 9300 Models 

Cisco Catalyst 9300 is part of Catalyst 9K family portfolio includes various models of following switches: 

The C9300L is designed for Business-critical branch use providing 24 or 48 ports of 1G for data, PoE+, and mGig and Fixed uplinks of 4x1G, 4x10G, 2x40G.

Catalyst 9300X Copper Models:Support Modular uplinks of dual-rate 100G/40G, 24 or 48 ports of multi-rate 25G/10G/1G, or 10G multigigabit. (SKUs: C9300X-xx HX/HXN/TX)

Catalyst 9300X Fiber Models:Supports modular uplinks of dual-rate 100G/40G, 12 or 24 ports of multi-rate 25G/10G/1G, or multigigabit. (SKUs: C9300X-12Y/24Y)

Catalyst 9300 high- Performance Models:24-48 ports of 1G/2.5G/5G/10G multigigabit and 60W Cisco UPOE. (SKUs: C9300-24UB/UBX, C9300-48UB)

Catalyst 9300 Multigigabit Models: provides optimization for wired and wireless converged access and includes 24 or 48 ports of 1G/2.5G/5G/10G mGig and Cisco 90W UPOE+ plus Modular uplinks of 1G, 10G, 25G, 40G, or mGig.  

Catalyst 9300 1G Models:is suitable for Foundation of intent-based networking which supports 24 or 48 ports of 1G for data, PoE+, Cisco UPOE, and SFP fiber and Modular uplinks of 1G, 10G, 25G, 40G, or mGig. (SKUs: C9300-xx T/P/U/S)

Cisco Catalyst 9300 License 

After introducing smart license by Cisco, all Catalyst 9300 switch instances could be enabled using smart licenses.  

Cisco Catalyst 9300 Smart License 

Catalyst 9300 switches support cisco smart licenses and all product instances should be registered with valid smart account in Cisco Smart Software Management with purchased 9300 switch smart license. However, using Cisco Catalyst 9K PLR license is the most recommended method to register your Cisco 9300 switches in offline circumstances. 


Smart license and PLR license for Catalyst 9000 family

This product supports PLR licensing model. As using PLR License enables all premium features and capabilities permanently and unlimited, there is no need to know and purchase special part numbers to activate specific features on your products, anymore. Click here to get more information about the PLR license.

Cisco Catalyst 9300 Order Pricing

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