We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"I thought that it would be less expensive."
"We use a local distributor for support, which is very expensive."
"The price of the product is reasonable."
"The Nexus 9000 is very competitively priced."
"The problem with Cisco, from what I see, is that their costs are much higher."
"Licensing is annual or every three years. We were one of the big customers, and we used to get good prices, but the cost of the support can be improved."
"The solution is expensive."
"We have a virtual license."
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Brocade VCS is ranked 7th in Data Center Networking while Cisco Nexus is ranked 2nd in Data Center Networking with 18 reviews. Brocade VCS is rated 0.0, while Cisco Nexus is rated 8.4. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cisco Nexus writes "Performs well, good port flexibility, and scales out easily". Brocade VCS is most compared with Cisco FabricPath, HPE ProCurve and Dell-Force10 Campus LAN Switches, whereas Cisco Nexus is most compared with Cisco Catalyst Switches, Arista Networks Platform, Juniper QFabric, Dell PowerConnect Switches and Dell-Force10 Campus LAN Switches.
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