Compare D-Link Ethernet Switches vs. HPE Ethernet Switches

Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Most Helpful Review
Use D-Link Ethernet Switches? Share your opinion.
Find out what your peers are saying about Cisco, Netgear, Juniper and others in Ethernet Switches. Updated: October 2020.
447,439 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pros
"These switches are very easy to install because there is no configuration.""Its integration is the most valuable."

More D-Link Ethernet Switches Pros »

"The best feature of this solution is the lifetime warranty.""The HPE Ethernet switches have very low latency.""The most valuable feature is the IRF.""The technical support for this solution has improved from what it was.""he stability is very good on this solution. There have been no bugs, glitches or crashes.""The initial setup of this solution is easy.""The graphical userface is very good and quite easy to run with.""The solution is easy to set up and easy to use, unlike, for example, Cisco, which is more complex."

More HPE Ethernet Switches Pros »

Cons
"I would like an option to create different networks within the switch.""It should be more stable, and it should have good integration with the cloud. It should support configuration, supervision, and control through the cloud."

More D-Link Ethernet Switches Cons »

"This solution needs to support software-defined networking.""It would be helpful to have training available for this solution.""In the next release, I would like to see them include more features like the Aruba solution, to have more possibilities concerning the software design.""We have had some rare occasions with glitches, so the stability can be improved.""A lower price would be an improvement because we always want to reduce our costs.""The VLAN tagging could be improved,""The quality of the service needs improvement.""When we have a lot of clients on the system, we lose signal and have to restart our antenna."

More HPE Ethernet Switches Cons »

Pricing and Cost Advice
"The D-Link Switches are cheaper than Cisco."

More D-Link Ethernet Switches Pricing and Cost Advice »

"There are free software updates and there is a lifetime warranty for a few of the switch series.""Licensing fees are on a yearly basis.""This is not an expensive solution.""This is an expensive product.""There are no licensing costs for this solution."

More HPE Ethernet Switches Pricing and Cost Advice »

report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Ethernet Switches solutions are best for your needs.
447,439 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Questions from the Community
Top Answer: These switches are very easy to install because there is no configuration.
Top Answer: The D-Link Switches are cheaper than Cisco.
Top Answer: D-Link switches are not as robust as Cisco. I would like an option to create different networks within the switch.
Ask a question

Earn 20 points

Ranking
14th
out of 36 in Ethernet Switches
Views
4,796
Comparisons
4,555
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
456
Avg. Rating
9.0
8th
out of 36 in Ethernet Switches
Views
4,632
Comparisons
3,745
Reviews
14
Average Words per Review
421
Avg. Rating
8.2
Popular Comparisons
Also Known As
HP Ethernet Switches
Learn
D-Link
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Overview
Typically managed using a browser-based Graphical User Interface (GUI), D-Link Ethernet Switches are attractively priced and support an essential set of Layer 2/2+ switching functions including VLAN, Link Aggregation, QoS, Bandwidth Limiting, Access Control Lists, and more.

HP has created the most open, integrated and software-defined networking portfolio and ecosystem of its kind – driving simplification with networks that understand, adapt to and protect your business applications in real-time. Only HP extends the momentum of software-defined networking everywhere–from the mobile edge to the heart of data centers.

Offer
Learn more about D-Link Ethernet Switches
Learn more about HPE Ethernet Switches
Sample Customers
George Mason University, Somerville House, Hiperwall, New Brunswick School District 16, The Fulcrum Group, Bremond Independent School District, University of Texas Health Science Center, Grand Canyon Skywalk, SUN Area Career & Technology Center, Abington Senior High SchoolEmirates Palace Hotel
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider46%
Computer Software Company17%
Media Company5%
Manufacturing Company5%
REVIEWERS
Financial Services Firm13%
Manufacturing Company10%
Engineering Company7%
Comms Service Provider7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider32%
Computer Software Company14%
Manufacturing Company7%
Media Company6%
Company Size
No Data Available
REVIEWERS
Small Business53%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise36%
Find out what your peers are saying about Cisco, Netgear, Juniper and others in Ethernet Switches. Updated: October 2020.
447,439 professionals have used our research since 2012.
D-Link Ethernet Switches is ranked 14th in Ethernet Switches with 2 reviews while HPE Ethernet Switches is ranked 8th in Ethernet Switches with 16 reviews. D-Link Ethernet Switches is rated 8.6, while HPE Ethernet Switches is rated 8.2. The top reviewer of D-Link Ethernet Switches writes "A cost-effective switch that is easy to set up and has room for growth". On the other hand, the top reviewer of HPE Ethernet Switches writes "Good management system, good support, and guaranteed for life". D-Link Ethernet Switches is most compared with NETGEAR Switches, Cisco Ethernet Switches, Cisco Linksys Ethernet Switches, MikroTik Routers and Switches and Aruba Switches, whereas HPE Ethernet Switches is most compared with Cisco Ethernet Switches, Juniper Ethernet Switches, MikroTik Routers and Switches, Meraki MS Switches and H3C Ethernet Switches.

See our list of best Ethernet Switches vendors.

We monitor all Ethernet Switches reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.