Anonymous UserNetwork Engineer at a educational organization
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"Not inexpensive. Price will vary widely depending on the chosen product and size of the deployment."
"Pricing for this product is high but the cost is worth it if you can afford it."
"The pricing is reasonable, and for small business it is acceptable."
"The price of this solution is good."
"This is an expensive solution, but you are paying for stability."
"The last time I bought a 24-port switch, which was a while ago, I paid about five or six thousand Euros. In this part of the world, that's quite expensive for us."
"These switches are expensive, but they are an excellent buy and definitely have value for the investment."
"We are happy with the pricing from Cisco."
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The StrataXGS product line offers the most highly integrated, highest-bandwidth switching solutions available in the market. StrataXGS switch solutions cover multiple markets including data center cloud, enterprise wiring closet and aggregation, and service provider solutions for access, aggregation and embedded markets. The StrataXGS family of products scales from multi-gigabit to multi-terabit switches offering comprehensive single-chip integration of Smart Buffer technology, large table scale, rich packet-processing and traffic management features, and data plane programmability to provide the versatility demanded by modern network infrastructure.
Broadcom StrataXGS is ranked 25th in Ethernet Switches while Cisco Ethernet Switches is ranked 1st in Ethernet Switches with 49 reviews. Broadcom StrataXGS is rated 0.0, while Cisco Ethernet Switches is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cisco Ethernet Switches writes "A versatile solution with stacking capability". Broadcom StrataXGS is most compared with Broadcom StrataDNX, Mellanox Switches, Juniper Ethernet Switches and Huawei Ethernet Switches, whereas Cisco Ethernet Switches is most compared with NETGEAR Switches, Fortinet FortiSwitch - Secure Access, Juniper Ethernet Switches, Brocade Ethernet Switches and D-Link Ethernet Switches.
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