Enterasys Data Center Networking Equipment Alternatives and Competitors

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Nelson Gonzalez
Real User
Assistant Information Technology Director with 501-1,000 employees
Nov 03 2019

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this solution is managed switching. We rely on heavy segmentation to secure and isolate several business units. The dynamic routing capabilities are excellent.

What needs improvement?

Licensing is somewhat expensive and should be improved. Cisco should provide customers with a more advantageous licensing model included with the purchase of the equipment. They have done some good by… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Try to buy everything you need in bulk purchases and ask Cisco for volume discounts.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

I have used non-Cisco equipment, especially in the IoT environment of this municipality. In my experience, the competition falls short when it comes to features and reliability. In the enterprise… more»

What other advice do I have?

This is a solid solution. When choosing them vs others, it all depends on your budgeting, previous environment, expertise, and training needs.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Prior to choosing this solution, I evaluated the IoT environment Antaira, Cradlepoint, and Sierra Wireless. Cisco's solution was superior. In an enterprise environment, I have evaluated Juniper… more»
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