Networking a Public School Example

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Total feet of cat 5 for the basement = 2,200
Total feet of cat 5 for the first floor = 1,750
Total feet of cat 5 for the second floor = 1,950
Total feet of cat 5 for the third floor = 1,650
Total feet of cat 5 to connect switches = 950
Total feet of cat 5 for entire building = 7,550
Total cost of cat 5 = 79 * 8 = $632
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*based on consumer pricesNumber of outlets = 54 * 2 = 108
Total cost of outlets = 108 * $5 = $540
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*based on consumer pricesNumber of 12 port patch panels = 16 (4 on each level)
Total cost of 12 port patch panels = 36 *$30 = $1080
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*based on consumer pricesTotal Budget: $22522.
Number of 48 port switches needed = 4
Total cost of 48 port switches = 4 * $1820 = $7280
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*based on consumer pricesNumber of patch cables = 16
Total cost of patch cables = 16 * $6 = $96
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Internet Service = $100/month
Installation Fee: 1 year contract = $199, 2 years = $99. 3 years =$49
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*based on consumer prices
Router: Cisco Systems RV220W Wireless-N Network Security Firewall $269.99
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*based on consumer pricesFirewall: Cisco ASA5505-BUN-K9 = $340
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*based on consumer pricesTotal Budget: $710 + installation costs