Fortinet FortiSwitch 1048E | FS-1048E

Layer 2/3 FortiGate switch controller compatible switch with 48 x GE/10GE SFP/SFP+ slots and 6 x 40GE QSFP+ or 4 x 100GE QSFP28. Dual AC power supplies.



FortiSwitch Data Center switches deliver outstanding throughput, resiliency and scalability for organizations with high performance data center network requirements.

They are ideal for Top of Rack server or firewall aggregation applications, as well as enterprise network core or edge deployments, where high performance 10 GE and 40 GE is required.

Purpose-built to meet needs of today’s bandwidth intensive data centers and enterprise networks, FortiSwitch Data Center Switches deliver highperformance with a low Total Cost of Ownership.

Security Fabric Integration

Reduces complexity and decreases management cost with network security functions managed through a single console via FortiGate.

This integration allows all users to be authenticated against the same user database, regardless of whether they connect to the wired or wireless network, including temporary guest users.

In addition, same security policy can apply to a user or device regardless of how or where they connect to the network.

Designed for Data Centers

Future-proofed 10 GE to satisfy the bandwidth requirements of intensive data center and network core applications and maximizes network availability with dual power supplies.


FS-1048E Specification

FS-1048E Specifications

Specification Description
Model FS-1048E
Switching Layer Layer 2/3
Physical Interfaces 48 x GE/10GE SFP/SFP+
Optional Interfaces 6 x 40GE QSFP+ or 4 x 100GE QSFP28
Power Supplies Dual AC
Switch Type Web and CLI Managed
Switch Capacity 1280 Gbps
Packets Per Second 1920 Mbps
VLANs Supported 4k
Total Link Aggregation Groups 24
Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) Yes
Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN) Support Yes
Quality of Service (QoS) Yes
Packet Buffers 9 MB
Height x Width x Length (in) 1.71 x 17.26 x 18.11
Power Supply Dual hot swappable AC
Humidity 10–90% RH non-condensing
Fortinet Warranty Limited lifetime warranty on all models