Fibre Network Switches

Further to the previous thread regarding network switches, we have a campus install where client is requesting fibre (distance and environment being main reason) between each edge switch and foundation switch.

In your experience, what is the most stable fibre switch gear to use - especially on the foundation switch side. We will have 12 runs of fibre coming back to the main CCTV...

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