BT Hub 5
2x Cisco 8 Port Managed Switches
The Patch Panel
The PANEL distributes the various Internet signals to all the Ethernet Sockets in the different areas of the Meeting House.
Rack type - 16 Port Network Switch
for the FamilySearch Centre
Meraki MX64 Firewall
The picture presented here examples an installation arrangement of 2 Cisco 8-Port Managed Switches. You will observe the grey Ethernet cable connects Port 1 (B) of the FSC Switch to Port 6 (A) of the upper or first Managed Switch.
Port 6 is no longer SPECIAL PURPOSE; it now functions with a PUBLIC IP address, allowing all FSC computers and printers to operate with a PUBLIC CONNECTION.
The FSC Switch can be connected to any PUBLIC PORT on the Managed Switch