HPE Ethernet Switches Review

Reliable and easy to scale


What is our primary use case?

I am a service provider for my customers.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is stability.

What needs improvement?

The UI on the web console needs improvement.

The routing settings could be made easier to deploy.

Technical support needs improvement, as the response time could be better.

I would like to see this solution support SDN. It should have more SDN compatibility.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using these switches for over ten years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

These switches are very stable, to date I have not experienced any issues.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

This is a scalable product and we have 40 engineers using it.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support is very slow to respond.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is a little bit complex.

Depending on the complexity, it can take up to three hours to deploy each switch.

What other advice do I have?

Overall, this is a good product except for the support.

I would recommend this product aside from the troubleshooting because the service is awful.

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

2940T
**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Integrator
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