Selecting Proper Firmware for Hirschmann Managed Switches

Hirschmann offers several firmware options for different switches in their product portfolio. These different packages offer different features and capabilities that cover a wide range of applications. The packages available include L2 Enhanced, L2 Professional, L3 Enhanced, and L3 Professional.

Some of the most common features for which a user often selects Professional over Enhanced include:

-CLI Scripting
-Configuration as script load/save
-Link Aggregation
-Multiple Spanning Tree
-Subring for Mach1000 / RSR / PMICE / MACH4000
-SNMPv3 Data Encyrption

For a comprehensive listing of the features by firmware version, please reference the PDF linked below.