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Eliminate OEM Networking Cost and Complexity with HPE ToR Switches

Did you know HPE Networking’s $3 billion annual sales exceed those of the next four leading competitors combined? By investing 16% of revenue on R&D, we’re able to stay ahead of the competition, employing 4000 engineers on state-of-the art networking platforms like HPE ToR switches.

Do you OEM Cisco networking gear?  Make the switch to HPE to improve the agility, reliability, and economics of your solutions.  HPE 5700 Series, 5800 Series, and 5900 Series ToR switches enable simpler, more efficient, and cost-effective networking.  With HPE ToR switches you get major business and design advantages, including:

Business advantages

  • Reduce software licensing fees – while Cisco and others charge separately for advanced features, HP Comware licenses include all the advanced capabilities you need—at a lower price
  • Accelerate time-to-market take advantage of standards-based networking platforms that simplify integration and certification efforts
  • Lower your customers’ OPEX – contain IT sprawl and reduce recurring power, cooling, and rack space costs with HPE Converged Infrastructure and standards-based Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) capabilities
  • Stand behind your solutions – many HPE ToR switches come with a lifetime warranty

Design advantages

  • Simplify system designs – with HPE Intelligent Resilient Framework (IRF) you can implement simpler, less costly network designs with fewer layers and  less equipment
  • Streamline automation with software-defined networking (SDN) – our OpenFlow-compliant switches are highly programmable and adaptable
  • Simplify administration and troubleshooting – HPE’s single-pane-of-glass IMC management software eliminates “swivel chair” management, unifying operations across technologies and vendors
  • Meet stringent performance and scalability requirements – with low-latency switching and 40GbE, FCoE, IRF, and TRILL support

HPE’s open and flexible ToR switches can help you contain development, integration, and certification costs; improve reliability, performance and customer satisfaction; and accelerate revenue.  Make the switch to HPE Networking to eliminate cost and complexity and gain a leg up on the competition!

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