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"You buy the switch and that's it.""The cost of HPE ProCurve is good.""The purchasing cost a few years ago for two units was approx €5,000.""This is an expensive switch.""The price of this product is cheap.""HPE ProCurve products are reasonably priced."

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Top Answer: The GUI makes it easy to configure, manage, and work with.
Top Answer: HPE ProCurve products are reasonably priced.
Top Answer: Our customers are focused on features and generally, they would like to have a more feature-rich solution. Better performance and more speed would be an improvement.
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VCSProCurve, HP ProCurve
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Brocade VCS fabric technology helps organization create efficient data center networks that just works. Ethernet fabric built using Brocade VCS fabric technology provides unmatched automation, scalability, efficiency, and VM awareness compared to traditional network architecture and competitive fabric offerings. VCS helps eliminate many of the limitations of traditional Ethernet networks in the data center.HP Networking (HP ProCurve) products enable a cost-effective network that's agile, flexible, and fully interoperable. Boost availability, performance, monitoring, and productivity with HP network software, services, and support.
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Niagra Falls Bridge Commission, Medien System Partner, PayPerCloud, CDE Lightband, MaximumASPBorden Ladner Gervais LLP, Cardinal Newman Catholic Secondary School, DY 4 Systems, EdgeWing, Edmonton Public Schools District, Halton Catholic District School Board, Hartwick College, Hatch Associates, Huntingdon College, Roseville Joint Union High School District, Saddleback Valley Unified School District, One Superior Place
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Brocade VCS is ranked 7th in Data Center Networking while HPE ProCurve is ranked 4th in LAN Switching with 11 reviews. Brocade VCS is rated 0.0, while HPE ProCurve is rated 8.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of HPE ProCurve writes "Easily configurable and is easy to create each connection and configuration". Brocade VCS is most compared with Cisco FabricPath, Cisco Nexus and Dell-Force10 Campus LAN Switches, whereas HPE ProCurve is most compared with Cisco Catalyst Switches, Dell PowerConnect Switches, NETGEAR Switches, Cisco Nexus and Cisco FabricPath.

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