Aerohive 8 Port Managed Desktop Switch



Aerohive 8 Port Managed Desktop Switch is an 8 + 2 gigabit Ethernet port, cloud managed, fan less, desktop Layer3 Lite (L2 and L3 static routing) switch. 8 Port Managed Desktop Switch is the best fit for situations when you need extra wired port capacity. 8 Port Managed Desktop Switch allows you to quickly extend your wiring closet and it is simply auto-provisioned, managed and monitored from Aerohive’s public or private cloud based HiveManager network management system. The switch provides the flexibility of either using 8 ports in 802.3af mode or 4 ports in 802.3at mode or any combination of the modes.

Features & Benefits

Hardware Platform

  • 8 Gig Ethernet ports + 2 combo (RJ45/SFP) Gig Ethernet Uplink Ports
  • Fanless desktop with optional rack mount accessories
  • 4 PoE+ and 4 PoE power ports or any combination of the two
  • 124 Watt power budget

Security Features

  • ACL (Access Control Lists)
  • 802.1X port based security and internal RADIUS server
  • DHCP Snooping, IGMP Snooping
  • IPv6 RA Guard (Stateless)
  • Protected ports and Port MAC locking

Access Switching

  • Robust QoS with marking and policing, Voice VLANs and AutoVoIP – Automatic CoS settings for VoIP
  • Jumbo Frame support (9216 Bytes)
  • Port mirroring for traffic monitoring
  • Link Aggregation
  • Flow control
  • Dual-authentication with 802.1X and MAC auth
  • LLDP and LLDP-Media Endpoint Discovery (MED)
  • 802.1Q VLAN tagging
  • Spanning Tree, including STP, RSTP and MSTP
  • L3 Static Routing
  • IPv6 support



  • 8 gigabit Ethernet ports − 2x SFP/RJ45 Combo Uplink
  • 1 RJ45 serial console port

Power over Ethernet

  • 8 ports in 802.3af mode or 4 ports in 802.3at mode or any combination of the modes
  • 30 Watts max per port
  • 124 Watts total power budget

Ethernet Switching

  • 16,000 MAC addresses
  • Jumbo Frames (9216 bytes)
  • QoS
  • Line-rate switching
  • IGMP Snooping
  • Storm control
  • Rate limiting
  • Spanning Tree: STP, RSTP, MSTP
  • 4095 VLANs


  • Operating: 0 to +40 degrees C
  • Storage: -25 to +70 degrees C
  • Humidity: 5% to 95% RH (non-condensing)
  • Altitude: 3000m
  • Desktop Fanless-Quiet


  • 1,209,148 hours at 25 degrees C

Other Features

  • Cloud-managed Desktop with optional Rack-Mount