Originally Posted by Jim McC
The Trendnet 5 port switch(TEG-S50g) is listed as "Unmanaged". What does that mean?
It's like a toaster that only makes toast. If you just need to let multiple ethernet devices share one wire back to your router, it's perfect.
It does mean one more wall wart at the devices' end. If that's untenable, you'll need to fish a second wire or (use a POE-capable switch and use a POE injector at the other end of the wire)