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With 10 or 40 GE access ports and a high-throughput backbone, FortiSwitch Data Center Switches are ideal for the top-of-rack (ToR) server or firewall-aggregation applications. The high-speed switching fabric is also well suited for enterprise network core or backbone network installations.

H3C S5560 High Performance Ethernet Switch is the latest development of Gigabit speed Layer 3 Ethernet switch. This powerful and highly secure series switch is built based on industry-leading high performance hardware architecture and H3C Comware V7 platform. It supports diversified services, high capacity GE access port as well as high density 10GE uplink, which meet the requirements for high density campus access and high performance aggregation.

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Black Gold Regional Schools, Amadeus Hospitality, Jefferson County, Chunghwa Telecom, City of Boroondara, Dimension Data
Ying Wa College, Centro Digital Pictures
Top Industries
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Comms Service Provider32%
Computer Software Company15%
Government6%
Media Company5%
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Comms Service Provider48%
Computer Software Company10%
Construction Company5%
Manufacturing Company3%
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Fortinet FortiSwitch - Data Center is ranked 17th in Ethernet Switches with 6 reviews while H3C Ethernet Switches is ranked 26th in Ethernet Switches. Fortinet FortiSwitch - Data Center is rated 7.6, while H3C Ethernet Switches is rated 0.0. The top reviewer of Fortinet FortiSwitch - Data Center writes "Good visibility, a seamless connection with FortiGate and very easy to configure". On the other hand, Fortinet FortiSwitch - Data Center is most compared with Cisco Ethernet Switches, Aruba Switches, Mellanox Switches, HPE Ethernet Switches and Ubiquiti UniFi Switches, whereas H3C Ethernet Switches is most compared with Huawei Ethernet Switches, Cisco Ethernet Switches, HPE Ethernet Switches, Aruba Switches and MikroTik Routers and Switches.

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