"The Asante FriendlyNET GX5-208 Gigabit Switch offers a low price-per-port, high-performance switch that finds a happy place for the networking staff, the accounting staff, and the end-users to meet."
- Performance relatively close to an Enterprise class switch
- Cost per port much lower than an Enterprise class switch
- Auto-Uplink abilities on all ports.
- Good set of diagnostic lights to tell you port speed, and duplex.