Enable-IT 8955M 8 Port Gigabit Extended PoE DSLAM

MSRP $1950 1U Rackmount Gigabit PoE Extender DSLAM

The PLANET's most trusted and deployed brand since 1982.
Delivers PoE Ethernet over TWELVE times further than IEEE 802.3 specs.
Ideal for long distance deployments of LAN infrastructure.
Leverage any 2-pair wiring (CAT rated) up to (4,000ft) or (1.2km).
Supports up to 8 individual CPE units in a small tabletop enclosure. NO Competitor product can do this.
Secure and Encrypted Communications between End-To-End devices.
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Protect the value of your LAN data and company secrets.
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The Enable-IT™ 8955M 8-port 56V 488W Gigabit Extended PoE DSLAM is the highest-throughput encrypted and Secure extended PoE Ethernet solution on the planet bar none! Delivering your network up to THIRTY-SIX times further than Ethernet's stifling limit of just 328 feet.

Using your old 4-pair telephone wiring (or better), the 8955M Gigabit PoE Ethernet DSLAM can extend your Ethernet over 1 Mile (4,000ft) or 1.21km, effectively saving you thousands in labor, administration, and security.

The 8955M drives Gigabit PoE Ethernet through dedicated lines to the 8 ports of Gigabit switched quad port Enable-IT 870 Gigabit PoE CPE units with high powered PoE output up to 65W. The 8955 aggregates its upstream and downstream bandwidth through a pair dedicated Gigabit ports (dual copper or Mini GBIC fiber modules) to your Ethernet switching equipment or routers. This 8955M 8-port DSLAM unit offer a significant cost savings for deploying multiple PoE Ethernet Extension runs from a single location and can be rackmounted for convenience.

Ideal for providing Internet access to multi-unit properties like Hotels, outdoor camps, Office complexes, Apartments, Campus Dormitories, Ski Resorts, Stadiums, Shopping Malls Trailer parks, Marinas and Cruise Ships.

This is trusted Business Reliable Professional Grade Ethernet Extension without the high cost of fiber or unsecure wireless. Why risk your business to lower quality imported equipment? The value of your network communications should be a protected investment. Beware of Cheap Chinese "so called Business Use" (not even suitable US Home use) gear that is banned in the US due to proven hidden spyware.We are the seminal creators of Ethernet and PoE Ethernet Extension technology.
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Professional Business Grade Product, Solid reliability not Chinese Home Use crap.

Includes the Industry leading Limited Lifetime Manufacturer Warranty.

Optional 4 year Next Business Day Advanced Replacement for under $1 per month!
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(8) individual extended Gigabit PoE Ethernet lines in a single 8955M rackmount controller.
Delivers 260Mbps over standard telephone wiring or better up to 1 Mile (4,000ft) or 1.21km.
RJ-45 LAN connection for insertion into existing 1-pair wiring.
Rapid LAN style installation RJ-45 jacks - no programming required.
Network Equipment independence - Transparent to protocols, applications and MAC addresses.
Uses Enable-IT 870 Gigabit PoE CPE with Quad LAN ports on each end to eliminate the need for PoE LAN switches.

This kit includes the following:
(1) Rackmount 8955M with (8) RJ-45 LAN ports
(2) Gigabit PoE secure locking input ports
(2) Gigabit uplink ports
(2) Mini GBIC ports
(1) Serial Console port
(1) Out of band Management Port
For use with the 3600R PoE Injector DSLAM solution only.
(1) Enable-IT 8955M DSLAM Quickstart Guide
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AC Input: (90~254V) @50/60Hz C14 country specific cord included.
Power Consumption 25 watts / 85 BTU
PoE Input - (8) Secure connector input from the 3600R 56V 488W rackmount PoE Injector

LED Display

8955M Operating Status : 8955M Power / System status
LINK/ACT : 870 CPE sync status / Data TX/ RX
Gigabit Uplinks Copper / Mini-GBIC : 10/100/1000 Base-TX Speed

Data Rate

1,000Mbps full-duplex Ethernet Data
260Mbps Interconnect throughput


(2) Gigabit uplink ports
(8) Gigabit PoE secure locking input ports
(2) Mini GBIC ports
(1) Serial Console port
(1) Out of band Management Port


Height 1.73" (44mm) Depth 6.75" (172mm) Width 10.5" (267mm)


Operational Temperature: -49°F to 168°F (-45°to 76°C)
Humidity: 5% to 95%, non-condensing


Ruggedized rackmount black Aluminum casing Optimized for heat extraction and isolation.


VDSL2 ITU-T G.993.2
802.1d L2 Bridging
DHCP /Client/Relay/Option82
IEEE 802.1q VLAN Tag base
VLAN Stacking (Q-in-Q)
IEEE 802.1d Spanning Tree Protocol (STP)
IEEE 802.3ad Link Aggregation Support:
IGMP Snooping/Proxy v1, v2 and v3
Multicast Forwarding with IGMP Snooping v1 and v2 (RFC 1112 / RFC 2236)
Multicast MAC address mapping
Up to 512 Multicast Channels
Profile-based Multicast Access Control
L2 Frame Filtering by MAC Addresses
L3 Frame Filtering by IP Addresses, protocol ID, and TCP/UDP
DHCP and ARP Broadcasting Frames Filtering
Support Secured Forwarding
Local Management: RS-232 and Telnet CLI,
Web/SNMP management.
Remote in-band Management: Web/SNMP/Telnet
Support SNMP v1/v2/v3

Datasheet ►      Datasheet pdf

Quickstart Guide ►      Quickstart pdf

Product Manual ►      Product Manual pdf

  • Review by Thomas C- PASS Security
    February 4, 2015
    Enable-IT built custom high powered rackmount solutions like this 8955M that saved us deploying college campus security PoE cameras up to 3,800 feet away. Our reputation depends on providing innovative solutions and Enable-IT solutions exceeded our expectations. TY!
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