HP A-series, H3C, Huawei and their capabilities in real-life
swmike at swm.pp.se
Sat Sep 17 03:34:25 CDT 2011
On Sat, 17 Sep 2011, Mark Smith wrote:
> Does Huawei still sell (wired) routers under their own brand?
Yes. See NE40E/NE80E/NE5000E.
> The price of these boxes is quite attractive, but there are lots of
> buts. For example, how much do they have in common with Huawei boxes?
> Traditionally HP networking gear excluding basic pizzabox switches has
> not been very convincing.
My opinion is that the H3C stuff from 5 years ago is not generally good. I
don't know about their current gen. Huawei current gear is decent, they're
worth testing. If you like them they're as you say, available at a
generally good price point.
Mikael Abrahamsson email: swmike at swm.pp.se
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