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Top Answer: This solution is very similar to the on-premises version making it easy to use for those who know the architect.
Top Answer: The price of the solution is fair and there is a one-time license purchase only.
Top Answer: The user interface could improve and they should allow a license for IBS.
Ranking
30th
out of 37 in Ethernet Switches
Views
180
Comparisons
157
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
Rating
N/A
15th
out of 37 in Ethernet Switches
Views
2,512
Comparisons
2,035
Reviews
5
Average Words per Review
284
Rating
8.5
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StrataConnect
MikroTik CRS Series
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Overview

StrataConnect switches support 1 Gigabit, 2.5 Gigabit, 5 Gigabit, 10 Gigabit, and 25 Gigabit I/O speeds covering switch bandwidths from tens of gigabits to hundreds of gigabits. StrataConnect switches integrate optional CPU, Copper PHYs or high-speed SerDes with built-in buffering, traffic management, and L2-L4 processing enabling complete “system-on-a-chip” solutions. The StrataConnect line is designed for low power, optimized Layer 2 switching, and simplicity of design ideal for SMB, SME, industrial, embedded, control plane, and layer 2 data plane switch applications. Market-leading switch products are enabled by pairing FASTPATH turnkey software with StrataConnect switches via a low touch, rapid time-to-market model.

MikroTik Cloud Router Switch is a new Smart Switch series. It combines the best features of a fully functional router and a Layer 3 switch, is powered by the familiar RouterOS. All the specific Switch configuration options are available in a special Switch menu, also ports can be removed from the switch configuration, and used for routing purposes.
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Comms Service Provider46%
Computer Software Company20%
Government5%
Energy/Utilities Company3%
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Small Business57%
Midsize Enterprise43%
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Broadcom StrataConnect is ranked 30th in Ethernet Switches while MikroTik Cloud Router Switch is ranked 15th in Ethernet Switches with 5 reviews. Broadcom StrataConnect is rated 0.0, while MikroTik Cloud Router Switch is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of MikroTik Cloud Router Switch writes "A flexible and cost-effecting product with powerful scripting capability". Broadcom StrataConnect is most compared with Cisco Ethernet Switches and Broadcom RoboSwitch, whereas MikroTik Cloud Router Switch is most compared with MikroTik Routers and Switches, Netgate TNSR, Mellanox Switches, Aruba Switches and Cisco Enterprise Routers.

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