Dell OEM – Networking Product Portfolio January 2013
Dell Networking OEM Solutions Portfolio. Force10, PowerConnect & Network Management and VirtualisationDell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
With Dell Networking Solutions, you can provide: At the data center At the campus At the branch • A dynamically scaled network to meet • Automation to support dynamic • Reliable anywhere, anytime access virtualization needs for all locations traffic flows • Securerole-based access • Cost-effective performance to meet • Heterogeneous audience support • LAN-like performance regardless heavy converged video, voice and data • Support for resource-heavy, of location • Open architecture enabling network cloud-based applications agility without disruption due to rip and replaceWhy Dell?• A broad portfolio of products, including • Comprehensive tools and support help Dell and alliance partner offerings, enables you to reduce the sales cycle and shorten you to offer exactly what the customer time to revenue. needs. • Build your business with one of the• Open and standards-based solutions most recognized and trusted names empower you to deliver best-in-class in the world. products making you a solutions provider rather thana “box pusher”.Dell Networking Quick Reference Guide Dell has a full range of Networking products for more information click hereDell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Force10• High-density 10/40 Gigabit Ethernet core systems• Distributed core design options• High-density 1/10 Gigabit Ethernet chassis core, aggregation and end-of-row systems• 1/10/40 Gigabit Ethernet Top-of-Rack and access systems• High-performance & resilient operating system with industry-leading automation softwareDell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Dell Force10 Click on the product to access further informationDell Force10 Z-Series Core SwitchesForce10 Z9000Massively scalable, ultra-reliable leaf-spine fabric Read the report: Distributed Corearchitecture removes tiers from the network with Architecture Validation.low-latency, non-blocking performance to 160Tbps Distributed Core Architecture(theoretical max) and 40GbE line rates.Dell Force10 E-Series Virtualized Dell Force10 C-Series Chassis-based SwitchesChassis-based Switches Force10 C300Force10 E1200 Large scale chassis-based switch delivering highLarge scale chassis-based switch delivering 40/10/1 density aggregation for medium-sized data centers.connectivity and core switching for virtualized datacenters and cloud networks. Force10 C150 Medium-sized chassis-based switch delivering GbEForce10 E600i aggregation for small to medium-sized data centers.Medium-sized chassis-based switch delivering1/10GbE aggregation and core switching forvirtualized data centers and cloud networks.Force10 E300Dell™ Force10™ E300 features predictable line-rateperformance, low latency and jitter, robust L2/L3functionality, and has the resiliency to restraindenial of service attacks.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Dell Force10 Click on the product to access further informationForce10 Top-of-Rack switches Force10 S4810 Force10 S25P Deliver ultralow-latency throughput with Dell Flexible switch delivering 1/10 GbE aggregation Force10 S4810, 10/40GbE Top-of-Rack switch, with modular port configurations for enterprise purpose-built for high-performance data center and long-haul deployments. and computing environments. Force10 S2410 Force10 S60 High-performance 10GbE switch architected for data High-Performance 1/10 GbE Top-of-Rack switch with center environments and server/storage aggregation. Ultra-Deep Packet Buffering optimized for improving performance in demanding networks. Force10 S55 High Density, Low latency (<5us), 1/10GbE scalable Fibre Channel Interconnect Top-of-Rack switch optimized for improving SAN Switches performance in data centers. • Brocade 300 Force10 S25N/S50N • Brocade 5100 Fixed port switch delivering 1/10 GbE aggregation • Brocade 6510 delivering lowest TCO. • Brocade DCX 8510 Force10 S25V/S50V Fixed configuration switches with Power-over- Ethernet to deliver the reliability and scalability that enterprise and branch offices demand.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
PowerConnectPowerConnect SwitchesThe PowerConnect family offers a set of flexible, manageable andcomprehensive switch solutions supporting up to 10 Gigabit Ethernetand optimized iSCSI performance with Dell Storage solutions, idealfor enterprise and campus LAN environments alike.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
PowerConnect Click on the product to access further informationPowerConnect Managed 10 Gigabit PowerConnect 7048Ethernet Switches: Organizations seeking a high density campus and medium to large business switch for switch and server aggregation, Layer 3 routing and simplified PowerConnect 8024 management. Deliver efficient 10Gb wire-speed switching for virtualized, large campus and small data center environments with the PowerConnect™ 8024. PowerConnect 7048R Organizations seeking a high density, entry level Top- of-rack and enterprise switch with high availability, PowerConnect 8024F high redundancy and simplified management. Deliver efficient 10Gb operation and scalability for virtualized, large campus and small data center environments with the PowerConnect™ 8024F. PowerConnect 6224 Organizations seeking a campus and medium business switch for applications such as Voice over IP,Managed Layer 3 Gigabit Ethernet Switches: Layer 3 routing, and 1/10GbE server aggregation. PowerConnect 7024 Organizations seeking a campus and medium to large PowerConnect 6224F business switch for switch and server aggregation, Organizations seeking an enterprise campus switch Layer 3 routing and simplified management. with Fibre GbE for 1/10Gb server aggregation and long-haul connectivity. PowerConnect 7024F Organizations seeking to deploy a scalable, high PowerConnect 6248 performance access switch for server aggregation Organizations seeking a high density campus and and long-haul connectivity. medium business switch for applications such as Voice over IP, Layer 3 routing, and 1/10GbE server aggregation.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Dell PowerConnect Click on the product to access further informationManaged Gigabit Ethernet Switches: Web-Managed Switches:PowerConnect 5524 PowerConnect 2808Organizations that need to quickly Organizations seeking an 8-portdeploy secure campus access for switch that offers incredible value,GbE-to-the-desktop, server flexible management capabilitiesconnectivity, and aggregation. and energy-efficient power savings.PowerConnect 5548 PowerConnect 2824Organizations that need to quickly Organizations seeking a 24-portdeploy secure campus access for switch that offers incredible value,GbE-to-the-desktop, server flexible management capabilitiesconnectivity, and aggregation. and energy-efficient power savings.Managed Fast Ethernet Switches: PowerConnect 2848 Organizations seeking a 48-portPowerConnect 3524 switch that offers incredible value,Organizations that require robust flexible management capabilitiesconnectivity for 10/100 Base-T Fast and energy-efficient power savings.Ethernet clients and peripherals. PowerConnect 2816PowerConnect 3548 Organizations seeking a 16-portOrganizations that require robust switch that offers incredible value,connectivity for 10/100 Base-T Fast flexible management capabilitiesEthernet clients and peripherals. and energy-efficient power savings.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Dell PowerConnect Click on the product to access further informationPower-Over-Ethernet Switches: PowerConnect 7024P PowerConnect 5548P Organizations seeking a campus and medium to Organizations seeking a scalable high density large business switch with PoE+, Layer 3 routing campus access and small to medium business and simplified management. switch with Power-Over-Ethernet and GbE-to- the-desktop capability. PowerConnect 7048P Organizations seeking a high density campus and PowerConnect 5524P medium to large business switch with PoE+, Layer 3 Organizations seeking a scalable campus access and routing and simplified management. small to medium business switch with Power-Over- Ethernet and GbE-to-the-desktop capability. PowerConnect 6248P Organizations seeking a high density campus and PowerConnect 3524P medium business switch with Power-Over-Ethernet Organizations that require robust connectivity for for applications such as Voice over IP and other 10/100 Base-T Fast Ethernet clients and peripherals. network-powered peripherals. PowerConnect 3548P PowerConnect 6224P Organizations that require robust connectivity for Organizations seeking a campus and medium 10/100 Base-T Fast Ethernet clients and peripherals. business switch with Power-Over-Ethernet for applications such as Voice over IP and other network-powered peripherals.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Dell PowerConnect Blade Switches Click on the product to access further information1GbE / 10GbE Ethernet: PowerConnect M6220 GbE PassThrough This 20-port (16 internal, 4 external) Gigabit Ethernet Layer 3 switch is stackable Enhance the Ethernet connectivity of your and offers optional 10 Gigabit Ethernet uplinks and supports the latest version Dell™ Server with the Gigabit Ethernet Pass- of the Internet Protocol—IPv6—enabling broader worldwide scalability. High Through Module from Dell. Requiring no performance stacking is supported for up to twelve systems, and advanced firmware upgrade this module supports security and Quality of Service (QoS) features make this switch ideal for blade 10/100/1000 speed auto negotiation allowing server applications such as Layer 3 routing, High Performance Cluster Computing you lag-free connectivity. (HPPC), and iSCSI storage. 10Gb GbE PassThrough PowerConnect M6348 Dell 10GbE Pass-Through Modules ensure The PowerConnect M6348 is one of the most advanced blade switch offerings 10Gb Ethernet interoperability for M-Series from Dell, with advanced core switching capabilities for today’s data center. This blade deployments. Since pass throughs 48-port GbE Layer 3 switch supports stacking, offers integrated 10 Gigabit uplink are transparent devices, they are unseen in ports and is IP version 6 (IPv6)-certified, enabling broader worldwide scalability. LAN topologies and provide direct Ethernet connectivity from server blades to external LANs. This level of interoperability can be Cisco Catalyst 3130 beneficial when seeking to integrate blade The Cisco Catalyst® Blade Switch 3130 represents the next-generation networking servers into existing LANs from any partner of solution for blade server environments. Built on the market-leading Cisco® your choice. hardware and Cisco IOS® Software, the Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3130 (Figure 1) is engineered with unique technologies specifically designed to meet the rigors of blade server–based application infrastructure. Specifically, the switch is designed to deliver scaleable, high-performance, highly resilient connectivity while supporting ongoing IT initiatives to reduce server infrastructure complexity and total cost of ownership (TCO).Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Dell PowerConnect Blade Switches Click on the product to access further informationConverged Networking:PowerConnect M8024-k PowerConnect M8428-k Dell Force 10 MXL Interconnect PowerConnect M I/O aggregatorSimplify 10GbE blade deployment and Meet the high-bandwidth demands A 40GbE enabled blade switch built Optimized to provide Aggregation tomanagement with the PowerConnect of multicore CPUs and server on Dell’s leadership of 40Gb Ethernet a Top of Rack (ToR) with a zero to lowM8024-k. Provide 10GbE connectivity virtualization with the 10GbE Dell products, scalable up to six 40GbE touch deployment. Offering zero touchfor up to 16 M-Series blade servers M8428-k, and help extend the benefits ports, providing up to twenty four 10 VLAN deployment since all VLANs canequipped with the latest KR-based of server virtualization to the network. GbE ports from a single blade switch run on all ports, zero touch iSCSI DCB10Gb network daughter cards (NDCs) With N_Port ID Virtualization (NPIV)- using breakout cables. The MXL can and FCoE deployment as parametersor mezzanine cards. capable converged network adapters be stacked, allowing up to six blade automatically matches Top of RackThe Dell PowerConnect M8024-k is (CNAs), such as BR1741M-k, the switches to be managed using a network parameters.also an FCoE transit switch that can be M8428-k switch module helps enable single IP address. Converge your SANattached to an external converged data virtual machine (VM) awareness inside & LAN networks using FIP Snoopingcenter network to extend an available the storage area network (SAN) fabric and connect to your existing FCoEFCoE fabric. From the 4.2 firmware for rapid workload mobility and quality forwarding device. The Force10 MXLonwards, the M8024-k uses FCoE of service (QoS). switch is fully IEEE DCB compliantInitialization Protocol (FIP) to perform and supports a number of convergedfunctions of FC_BB_E device discovery, Ethernet and Fibre-Channel basedinitialization and maintenance. storage applications.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Dell PowerConnect Blade Switches Click on the product to access further informationFibre Channel: Infiniband:Dell 8/4Gbps FC SAN Module Mellanox 4001QConnect to the Fibre Channel (FC) storage area network (SAN) QDR InfiniBand Switch for high performance computing (HPC)of your choice while still providing failover and port aggregation and low latency applications. Available in redundant switchbenefits that high-density, high-performance data centers configuration for fully nonblocking InfiniBand solution. Linksrequire. The Dell™ 8/4 Gbps FC SAN Module — when combined with Mellanox ConnectX3, ConnectX2 or ConnectX mezz cards.with an N_port ID Virtualization (NPIV)-enabled FC SAN andany of the Fibre Channel HBA mezzanine cards available forM-Series blades — leverages your SAN fabric management Mellanoz 4001Finfrastructure and simplifies blade deployment. FDR InfiniBand Switch for high performance computing (HPC) and low latency applications. Available in redundant switchBrocade M5424 configuration for fully nonblocking InfiniBand solution. LinksThe Brocade® M5424 switch and the Dell™ PowerEdge™ with Mellanox ConnectX3, ConnectX2 or ConnectX mezz cards.M1000e blade enclosure provide robust solutions for FibreChannel SAN deployments. Not only does this offering helpsimplify and reduce the amount of SAN hardware componentsrequired for a deployment, but it also maintains the scalability,performance, interoperability and management of traditionalSAN environments.Dell 8/4Gbps FC pass throughThe Dell 8/4 Gbps FC Pass-Through Module provides datacenters with existing storage area network (SAN) infrastructuresa direct Fibre Channel connection between the servers and theSAN. The module offers sixteen 8/4/2 Gbps Fibre Channel one-to-one, non-switched connections between the blade serversand the SAN.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
PowerConnect W-SeriesPowerConnect W-Series Access Pointsand Controllers.Extending the Enterprise network beyond the data center, and intodistributed enterprise and branch environments with full 802.11 abgnsupport for APs and centralized management Controllers whichreduce configuration setup and deployment.Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
PowerConnect W-Series Click on the product to access further informationAccess Points: Controllers:PowerConnect W-AP104/105 PowerConnect W-AP68 PowerConnect W-3200 PowerConnect W-620 SmallSeries Access Points Controller Business and Branch Office ControllerPowerConnect W-AP120 PowerConnect W-AP90 PowerConnect W-3400Series Access Points Series Access Points Controller PowerConnect W-650 and W-651 Small Business andPowerConnect W-AP134/135 PowerConnect W-AP93H PowerConnect W-3600 Branch Office Controllers Access Point ControllerPowerConnect W-AP175 PowerConnect-W-6000- Controller PowerConnect PowerConnect W-Series Instant W-Series ClearPass Access Points: GuestConnect: PowerConnect W-IAP105 PowerConnect WClearPass100 PowerConnect W-IAP134/135 PowerConnect W ClearPass2500Dell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.
Network Management and Virtualization. Click on the product to access further information Dell Force10 Operating System Dell OpenManage Enable datacenter networks with a Dell™ Network Manager Force10™ operating system architected OpenManage Network Manager 5.0 for consistent high performance, makes it easy to automate labor- resiliency across switch platforms. intensive tasks while monitoring and managing Dell network switches — all from a single web-based console.Dell Advanced Dell Force10Network automationInfrastructure Manager Increase network flexibility, availability and manageability in virtualized data centerImprove efficiency and boost productivity environments; reduce operational expenses with network automation; ensureacross diverse physical, virtual and private architectural freedom through open, industry standards-based approach.cloud platforms with Dell AdvancedInfrastructure Manager (AIM). Bare Metal Provisioning Smart Scripting Virtual Server Networking Programmatic Management Web GUI InterfaceDell Networking Portfolio | 2012 Dell. All rights reserved.