At this time, as the first batch of switches obtaining ONF Certificate of Conformance in the world, Huawei CE6851-48S6Q-HI, ZTE ZXR10 M6000-S, H3C
S5130 and DCN DCRS-7604 will undoubtedly promote the maturity of the global SDN industry and accelerate the application process of SDN.
The Secure Network Fabric integrates 3Com's industry-leading H3C
enterprise network and security solutions and TippingPoint intrusion prevention system (IPS) technology to reduce network security risks, management complexity and infrastructure costs in modern data centers.
Under the terms of the agreement, H3C
will be able to integrate Kaspersky Lab's antivirus software into its Open Application Architecture to jointly provide networking security and threat prevention products to customers.
offers a full range of IP products and solutions, from routers to LAN switches, network security, WLAN, and intelligent management software for leading-edge cloud computing and virtualization deployments," stated Yupeng Wang, Software Development Manager at H3C
3Com will create a secure distributed 10Gb network architecture for maximum connectivity and stability, based on H3C
S7506E switches at the core for maximum availability, H3C
S5820 Flex Chassis switches at the distribution layer for resilience and flexibility, and compact stackable H3C
S5500E switches with IRF (intelligent resilient framework) at the edge for the creation of a resilient virtual switching fabric.
The new arrangement makes Huawei a minority shareholder in 3Com rather than a large or controlling interest in H3C
as it was in the past, Bain said.
S12500 is a series of core switches designed for use in next-generation data centers.
The market will also be absorbing both HP's announcement to divest H3C
and Avago's announcement to acquire Broadcom.
Hewlett-Packard (HP) announced the selection of chairman of HP China Mao Yunan to concurrently function as new chairman of its subsidiary in Hangzhou, H3C
The Miercom testing confirmed that 3Com's H3C
S12508 and H3C
S5820X switches are designed to provide enterprise customers superior performance, scale and resiliency while using up to 50 per cent less energy than competitive solutions, helping to dramatically lower the cost of data center operations.
PSA Peugeot Citroen, which has 5 percent of the worldwide car market, will use H3C
enterprise networking solutions from 3Com as a significant part of its LAN infrastructure.
3Com spent $91 million in the quarter to buy the 49 percent of its joint venture H3C
from Huawei Technologies Co.