Cisco Ethernet Switches Pros and Cons

Cisco Ethernet Switches Pros

reviewer1193922
Technical Project Manager at a consultancy with 51-200 employees
One valuable feature is that you can string a number of switches together, and the fact that there are various methods to connect them, such as by stacking.
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ShehabAhmed
IT Operations Engineer at Infosysta
This is a great solution for network switching and security.
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PinchasAlbalya
Network Engineer at Ben Gurion University
The layer-2 switching is very fast.
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Peter Van Loon
Network Administrator at a engineering company with 201-500 employees
A stable product that is absolutely dependable.
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CornelCristea
Network and Service Development Manager at a comms service provider with 51-200 employees
The queue functionality is the solution's most valuable feature, specifically because we are delivering a lot of Layer 2 services. Layer 2 protocol tunnels work well on Cisco switches.
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Guido-Steusel
Solutions Architect at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
The command-line interface is easy to use.
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Charan Rana
IT Manager at Waaree Energies Ltd
The most valuable feature is the performance.
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LoicFraison
Network Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
The solution is compatible with many brands, such as VMware.
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reviewer929688
Owner with self employed
For me, the initial setup was easy and straightforward, but for some of our customers who are not as familiar with networking, it can be complicated.
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Mohamed Y Ahmed
Technical & Pre-Sales Manager at GateLock
The technical support is good and they respond quickly. I haven't had any problems.
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Cisco Ethernet Switches Cons

reviewer1193922
Technical Project Manager at a consultancy with 51-200 employees
Switches should be made stackable, even if they are not of the same model.
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ShehabAhmed
IT Operations Engineer at Infosysta
Technical support for integrations with other network products is insufficient and should be improved.
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PinchasAlbalya
Network Engineer at Ben Gurion University
I would like to see this solution automatically store multiple versions of the configuration file.
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Learn what your peers think about Cisco Ethernet Switches. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: April 2020.
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Peter Van Loon
Network Administrator at a engineering company with 201-500 employees
The product could improve in the area of simulated switches.
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CornelCristea
Network and Service Development Manager at a comms service provider with 51-200 employees
The solution needs to work on lowering the amount of bugs. We find them quite regularly.
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Guido-Steusel
Solutions Architect at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
The licensing needs to be improved.
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Charan Rana
IT Manager at Waaree Energies Ltd
Cisco needs to include new features to attract new customers.
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LoicFraison
Network Engineer at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
The price could be lower. It's quite expensive.
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reviewer929688
Owner with self employed
The dashboard needs some minor improvements.
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Mohamed Y Ahmed
Technical & Pre-Sales Manager at GateLock
This may be something that they are already working on, but it would be an improvement if they could add a layer of security to layer two and layer three to protect the server and to protect the data.
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Learn what your peers think about Cisco Ethernet Switches. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: April 2020.
417,925 professionals have used our research since 2012.