Baris ITcentralArista Systems Engineer at Netsys Bilişm
Kaushlendra SinghManager - IT Infrastructure and Network at Yamaha
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The CloudVision Portal allows us to centrally manage all of our Arista products."
"QoS is the most valuable feature because our clients work with VOIP and Critical applications."
"The most valuable feature is the ability to migrate VMs between data centers."
"The technical support we get from Cisco is excellent. It's the best in the industry. We're more than satisfied with the level of service they provide."
"It's a reliable product and you know that it will work in the enterprise environment."
"The fact that the solution is on the cloud is its most valuable aspect. If you are on the cloud, you can manage your network from anywhere, any place. It's very good."
"The best features of Cisco FabricPath is performance and reliability."
"The technical assistance is good."
"The most valuable features are the security, web control, and traffic control."
"Cisco is the market leader in this space and it is a product that I recommend."
"I would like to see a version available with eight or sixteen ports."
"One of the issues that we have been faced with here in Brazil is that we don't have any list times for delivery."
"I would like to see better interoperability with other IT solutions."
"The pricing could be adjusted to make it easier to sell to clients."
"Improvements could be made on specific technical issues such as implementation."
"The solution should offer better reporting."
"Lack of security features for which we need to use another solution."
"I would like one management console to control the network."
"The management features are in need of improvement."
"The only licensing costs are for CloudVision, although the upfront price of the device is not cheap."
"The price is not that good, but our clients value the solution despite the price."
"The pricing for this product is good."
Arista Campus LAN Switches is ranked 9th in LAN Switching with 2 reviews while Cisco FabricPath is ranked 6th in LAN Switching with 8 reviews. Arista Campus LAN Switches is rated 9.0, while Cisco FabricPath is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of Arista Campus LAN Switches writes "Stable, has a lot of uplink interfaces, and several can be centralized managed through a single portal". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cisco FabricPath writes "Has the ability to link simultaneously without user restrictions, good stability and good documentation". Arista Campus LAN Switches is most compared with Cisco Catalyst Switches, HPE ProCurve, Juniper QFabric and Dell-Force10 Campus LAN Switches, whereas Cisco FabricPath is most compared with Juniper QFabric, Brocade VCS, Cisco Nexus, Cisco Catalyst Switches and HPE ProCurve. See our Arista Campus LAN Switches vs. Cisco FabricPath report.
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