Dell PowerConnect 8100 Series

Dell PowerConnect 8100 Series

Dell PowerConnect 8100 Series

Optimize enterprise efficiency.
Increase performance, accelerate productivity and confidently take on fluctuating business demands with the PowerConnectTM  8100 Series.
Network optimized for demanding users
Dell Networking 8100 and Dell ReadyRails
Network optimized for demanding users
Easily handle exponential traffic growth with the Dell Networking 8100 Series. Implement wire-rate, high-density 10/40GbE switches designed to improve video-on-demand performance, unified communications, voice over IP (VoIP) and rich media applications for your enterprise campus, branch offices or small business networks.

Robust features
Enable non-stop networking with high-availability stacking, dual hot-swap, redundant power supplies and removable fan modules. Up to 384, 10GbE ports can be managed as a single logical unit.

Simplified network efficiency
With new tool-less ReadyRails™ kits the Dell Networking 8100 switches install in moments, reducing time and resources. Deploy stacks of switches in a fraction of the time.Make end-to-end operation efficient and responsive for your servers and storage with enhanced functionality to easily support converged fabric requirements (DCB), ready integration with Dell Storage arrays and future-ready, standards-based 10/40GbE operation for high-performance applications.
Energy efficient
Energy efficient
Designed to be energy efficient and budget friendly, Dell Networking 8100 switches implement power-saving features that include Energy Efficient Ethernet (IEEE 802.3az) for reduced per-port power consumption, and 80 PLUS-certified power supplies to help lower overall power and cooling costs.

Flexible management
Enjoy easy management through an industry-standard command line interface (CLI), remote management via an embedded web server, third-party SNMP-based management console applications and Telnet or serial connections.

Integrated, simple to deploy platforms
A network built on the Dell Networking 8100 Series will allow you to connect servers to Ethernet-based network elements at 40GbE which helps reduce the number of uplink ports and number of other 1/10GbE switches required in the campus. This significantly increases network availability to servers, arrays and other switches while using bandwidth efficiently.

The complete Dell Networking 8100 experience

Dell provides the warranty, services and support to help your organization get the most from your Dell Networking 8100.
 Lifetime warranty
Select Networking switches are backed by a Lifetime Limited Warranty which guarantees Basic Hardware Service (hardware repair or replacement) for life.*
For more details see www.dell.com/LifetimeWarranty

Global services and support
Dell Services can help reduce IT complexity, lower costs and eliminate inefficiencies through full data migration solutions and consolidation from multiple file systems. Dell takes a holistic view of your needs and designs solutions for your environment and business objectives while using established delivery methods, local talent and in-depth domain knowledge to help lower your total cost of ownership.