Juniper Ethernet Switches Competitors and Alternatives

The top Juniper Ethernet Switches competitors are
  • Cisco Ethernet Switches
  • Arista Networks Platform
  • Huawei Ethernet Switches
  • Aruba Switches
  • HPE Ethernet Switches
  • Brocade Ethernet Switches
  • MikroTik Routers and Switches
  • Meraki MS Switches
Read reviews of Juniper Ethernet Switches competitors and alternatives
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise
it_user339819
Analyst
Founder and Principal Analyst at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jun 23 2017

What is most valuable?

They've had a commitment over the last five years to be amongst the most open out there. They are very easy to deploy and manage, and offer a lifetime warranty. Most other vendors who have tried this, have shied away from it. I think recently... more»

What needs improvement?

Building a bigger ecosystem around them, not just wired/wireless, but there's being able to bring other HP areas such as server and storage groups. At the moment, they operate as separate business areas, and they could clean that up a bit.... more»

What other advice do I have?

They've got a good product, but there's still room for improvement. I would be insistent that they help you integrate it with the non-HP services you have through their professional services.
Shiromi Jayawardena
Real User
System Engineer Monitoring and Response at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
May 23 2017

What do you think of Cisco Ethernet Switches?

Competitive strength – Cisco and Juniper are a good fit in any data centre. Competitive weaknesses – Cisco takes a proprietary spin on standards, increasing fear of vendor lock-in and cost to replace. Juniper has to spend time explaining the technology. Cisco’s Nexus portfolio is broad and complex, requiring advanced skills to design, deploy and manage which increases costs. Juniper’s market share remains small compared to equally well-known competitors and calls into question the company’s ability to execute and attract channel and other partners. Current Perspective – Cisco switches remains a leader in the data centre due to both market presence and portfolio breadth. Cisco switches continues to win new customers based on both its portfolio and its...
Andrew S. Baker (ASB)
Real User
Cybersecurity & IT Professional (VirtualCIO) at a tech services company with 1-10 employees
Nov 02 2017

What is most valuable?

* QoS * Port trunking * PoE+ Netgear has solid, cost-effective switches with enterprise functionality that I am very happy deploying on my... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I put together a mesh configuration of GS108E and GS110TP switches for several customers to allow them to setup a full High-Availability (HA)... more»

What needs improvement?

A slightly, more featureful CLI interface would be great.

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

Netgear costs are very straightforward. There is very little in the way of separate licensing costs.

Which solutions did we use previously?

This was a new deployment, based on good experiences with Netgear switches in other areas. We have replaced Dell PowerConnect switches with... more»

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