Compact Switch (May be known as Ethernet Switch.  Associated with Wire-speed Switching, Small Form Factor Pluggable (XFP) Optical Transceivers, Layer 2 Ethernet Switches, Layer 2 solution for 10-Gigabit Ethernet aggregation and server farm connectivity, 10-Gigabit Ethernet Solutions, Catalyst Switch Line, PoE, Power-over-Ethernet, Ethernet-enabled Supervisor Engine, Signaling Gateway, Media Gateway Controller, Media Gateway, Profinet, EtherNet/IP, Modbus TCP) - Aids in the distribution of Ethernet applications.