PoE Midspan With Switch Tested

Author: John Scanlan, Published on Mar 23, 2016

Both PoE switches and midspans generally provide power to network devices.

One question that is regularly raised in IPVM classes is whether combining the two will cause problems, e.g., the camera to be fried.

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