HPE Ethernet Switches Review

HP works well in small scale. HP needs to clean up the config files.


Valuable Features

It used to be cheap for access switching - I'm not sure if that's still the case today.

Room for Improvement

Security and routing handling - also they need to clean up the config files.

Use of Solution

Since 2003.

Deployment Issues

As far as switching goes no, I haven't had any issues with deployment.

Stability Issues

MSM controllers can lose parts of its config in updates.

Scalability Issues

HP works well in small scale - large scale is not good with HP.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Customer Service: 3/5Technical Support: 3/5

Previous Solutions

I have used Brocade, Aruba, Cisco, Juniper, D-Link, Netgear, Linksys, 3Com, Dell, Force10, Nortel, IBM and Intel based networking products.

Initial Setup

Basic setup is simple

Implementation Team

In-house

Other Advice

Consider whether you only need basic switching.
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
1 Comment
Developer at a transportation company with 1,001-5,000 employeesVendor

What do you mean, more exactly, by cleaning up the config files? For me, the config files are easy to use.

10 November 14
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