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Hewlett Packard Enterprise FlexFabric 5940 2-slot Managed L2/L3 None Black 1U

Product Code: JH397A
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise FlexFabric 5940 2-slot, Managed, L2/L3, None, Rack mounting, 1U
The HPE FlexFabric 5940 Switch Series is a family of high-performance and low-latency 10GbE and 40GbE top-of-rack (ToR) data center switches. The 5940 Switch includes 100G uplink technology which is part of the HPE FlexFabric data center solution and is a cornerstone of the FlexNetwork architecture. The 5940 Switch is suited for deployment at the aggregation or server access layer of large enterprise data centers or at the core layer of medium-sized enterprises. It is optimized for high-performance server connectivity, convergence of Ethernet and storage traffic, and virtual environments.

What's new

VXLAN Layer 2 and Layer 3 gateway support.

Pre-configured switch bundles for deployment in the campus aggregation and core.

Comware 7 advanced modular operating system designed for high availability.

IRF supports of up to nine switches simplifies management by up to 88%.

EVPN, OpenFlow and SDN automate manual tasks and speed service delivery.

Features

High-Density, Advanced, Data Center Switches

The HPE FlexFabric 5940 Switch Series enables customers to scale their server-edge 10/40/100GbE ToR deployments with high-density 48 x 10GbE (SFP or BASE-T) with 6 x 40GbE ports, 48 x 10GbE (SFP or BASE-T) with 6 x 100GbE ports, and 32 x 40GbE ports, delivered in a 1RU design.

The HPE FlexFabric 5940 Switch Series is also available with a 2-slot modular version delivering 2 40GbE ports and a 4-slot modular version with 4 40GbE ports.

High-Performance Data Center Switching

The HPE FlexFabric 5940 Switch Series delivers up to 2.56 Tbps switching capacity for the most demanding data center applications.

It supports up to 1904 MPPS throughput for data-intensive environments.

Low latency, under 1µs for 40GbE, gives your network increased throughput.

VXLAN support for network virtualization and overlay solutions for improved flexibility.

Includes Open vSwitch Database (OVSDB) for dynamic VXLAN tunnel management.

Business Agility and Resilience with Comware 7

The HPE FlexFabric 5940 Switch Series delivers Hewlett Packard Enterprise Intelligent Resilient Fabric (IRF) <50 msec convergence time enabling faster application response time.

The In Service Software Update (ISSU) enables high availability with modular updates accomplished without a reboot or power cycle, in the background.

Simplicity and Lower TCO

HPE FlexFabric 5940 Switch Series simplifies switch management by up to 88% with 9-unit Intelligent Resilient Fabric (IRF).

No hidden costs with simple one license per switch for all OS features.

All switch ports are active and ready to use without need for activation licenses.

Product Specifications Close

Key Features
  • ManufacturerHPE
  • ProductNameFlexFabric 5940 2-slot
  • Product colourBlack
  • Internal memory4096 MB
Features
  • Form factor1U
  • ManufacturerHPE
  • Web-based managementY
  • Product colourBlack
  • Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 45
Design
  • Heat dissipation887
  • Form factor1U
  • LED indicatorsY
  • Product colourBlack
  • Rack mountingY
Other features
  • Management protocolsSNMP, Telnet, FTP
Storage
  • Flash memory1024
Memory
  • Internal memory4096 MB
  • Flash memory1024
Ports & interfaces
  • Console portRJ-45/Mini-USB
  • USB 2.0 ports quantity1
Networking
  • 10G supportY
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE)N
  • Networking standardsIEEE 802.1s,IEEE 802.1w,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3ad,IEEE 802.3ae,IEEE 802.3ah,IEEE 802.3x
Management features
  • Management protocolsSNMP, Telnet, FTP
  • Web-based managementY
Technical details
  • Throughput1071 Mpps
  • ManufacturerHPE
  • Networking standardsIEEE 802.1s,IEEE 802.1w,IEEE 802.3ab,IEEE 802.3ad,IEEE 802.3ae,IEEE 802.3ah,IEEE 802.3x
Power
  • AC input voltage90 - 264
  • Power consumption (typical)105
  • AC input frequency50 - 60 Hz
  • Input voltage-40 - -75 V
  • Power over Ethernet (PoE)N
Packaging content
  • User guideY
  • ManualY
  • Power supply includedN
  • Quick start guideY
Operational conditions
  • Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 45 °C
  • Operating temperature (T-T)0 - 45
Weight & dimensions
  • Width440 mm
  • Depth460 mm
  • Height43.6 mm
  • Weight16000
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