Flexible, powerful and optimized
Designed for flexibility and high performance for today's demanding modern workloads and applications.
|Line-rate ports||48 x 10GbE SFP+ ports or 72 10GbE ports with breakout cables||48 x 10GBaseT ports plus 24 10GbE ports with breakout cables||48 x 10GbE SFP+ ports & FC/FCoE ports|
|40GbE ports||6 x 40GbE QSFP+ ports||6 x 40GbE QSFP+ ports||4 x 40GbE QFSP+ ports|
|Size||1RU, 1.71 h x 17.09 w x 17.13" d (4.35 h x 43.4 w x 46 cm d)||1RU, 1.71"h x 17.09w x 17.13" d (4.35 h x 43.4 w x 43.5cm d)||1RU, 1.73 h x 17.32 w x 18" d (4.4 h x 44 w x 46 cm d)|
|Weight||18.52 lbs (8.4 kg)||18.52 lbs (8.4 kg)||34 lbs (15.42 kg)|
|Power supply||100 - 240 VAC 50/60 Hz||100-240 VAC 50/60Hz||100 - 240 VAC 50/60 Hz, -48 to -60 VDC|
|Redundancy||Hot swappable redundant power|
|Hot swappable redundant fans|
|Switch I/O bandwidth||1.44 Tbps||1.44Tbps||1.28 Tbps|
|Forwarding rate||1080 Mpps||1080 Mpps||960 Mpps|
|Switching latency||sub 600ns||2.5 microseconds||800ns|
|Packet buffer memory||12MB||16MB||9MB|
|Safety||UL/CSA 60950-L Second Edition, EN 60950-1 Second Edition, IEC 60950-1 Second Edition Including all National Deviations and Group Differences, EN 60825-1 Safety of Laser Products Part1: Equipment Classification Requirements and User’s Guide, EN 60825-2 Safety of Laser Products Part 2: Safety of Optical Fibre Communications Systems, FDA Regulation 21 CFR 1040.10 and 1040.11|
|Emissions||Australia/New Zealand: ASNZS CISPR 22: 2006,m Class A, Canada: ICES-003, Issue-4, Class A, Europe: EN 55022: 2006+A1:2007 (CISPR 22: 2006), Class A, Japan: VCCI V3/2009 Class A|
|Immunity||EN300 386 V1.4.1:2008 EMC for Network Equipment, EN 55024: 1988 + A1: 2001 + A2: 2003, EN 61000-3-2: Harmonic Current Emissions, EN 61000-3-3: Voltage Fluctuations and Flicker, EN61000-4-2: ESD, EN 61000-4-3: Radiated Immunity, EN 61000-4-4: EFT, EN 61000-4-5: Surge, EN 61000-4-6: Low Frequency Conducted Immunity|
|RoHS||All S Series components are EU RoHS compliant|
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Flexible, powerful 10GbE ToR switches for data centers of all sizesDeploy modern workloads and applications designed for the open networking era with an optimized data center top-of-rack (ToR) networking solution that:
- Includes the S4048-ON and S5000 10GbE switches and the S4048T-ON 1/10 GbE BASE-T switches
- Delivers low latency, superb performance and high density with hardware and software redundancy
- Offers Active Fabric designs using S- or Z-Series core switches to create a two-tier, 1/10/40 GbE data center network architecture
- Provides an ideal solution for applications in high-performance data center and computing environments
Optimized for the open networking eraGet more agility, more choices and lower costs than proprietary networks with select, open-standards-based ON (open networking) switches.
- Disaggregated-hardware/software solutions bring new levels of freedom and flexibility to your data center.
- Support for Open Network Install Environment (ONIE) enables zero-touch installation of alternate network operating systems.
- Your choice of network operating system helps simplify data-center fabric orchestration and automation.
- A broad ecosystem of open-source and Linux-based applications and tools provides more options to optimize and manage your network.
Developed for flexibilityThe Dell Networking S-Series 10/40GbE switches offer a family of products that enable you to find the ideal solution for your specific needs.
- Line-rate performance and port densities from 48 x 1/10Gb BASE-T line-rate ports in the S4820T switches to 48 x 10GbE ports in the S4048-ON
- Efficient stacking offered in many S-Series models
- Industry-hardened and feature-rich operating system for maximum dependability and uptime with select third-party OS options
- Full support for iSCSI storage area networks, including DCB
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|Big Switch Networks|
Dell and Big Switch Networks (BSN) offer:
• Big Cloud Fabric™ (BCF) — a data center leaf-spine Clos fabric solution built using Dell open networking switches. BCF leverages the hardware-software disaggregation enabled by Dell and BSN software defined network (SDN) designs. Inspired by hyper-scale data center architectures, this solution provides significant cost savings and operational efficiencies for enterprise data centers.
• Big Monitoring Fabric (BMF) — a solution that leverages Dell switches to provide a highly scalable, flexible, cost-effective monitoring network that enables you to track network traffic and deliver network monitoring, security monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
Network virtualization overlays using Midokura’s Enterprise MidoNet platform over robust network underlays with Dell switches give you the power to do more, at cloud scale across a global environment. Dell and the Midokura Enterprise MidoNet team deliver an end-to-end solution with the flexibility to unify pools of virtualized and non-virtualized IT assets. Network virtualization with Midokura Enterprise MidoNet and the Dell data center S6000 switches provide the programmability, automation and cloud scalability to meet today’s complex network requirements.
|Dell Networking S4048T-ON|
Achieve optimum density and value for 10 GbE copper terminations to server with the next-generation S4048T-ON switch, which supports ONIE for zero-touch installation of alternate network operating systems.
|Dell Networking S4048-ON|
Optimize your network for virtualization with a high-density, ultra-low-latency ToR switch that features 48 x 10GbE SFP+ and 6 x 40GbE ports (or 72 x 10GbE ports in breakout mode) and up to 720Gbps performance. The S4048-ON also supports Open Network Install Environment (ONIE) for zero-touch installation of alternate network operating systems.
|Dell Networking S5000|
The S5000 enables converging LAN and SAN traffic in a single 1U ToR switch. It features a unique modular design to enable adding Ethernet and Fibre Channel modules when needed. The Fibre Channel module supports NPG mode and full fibre channel fabric services. The S5000 accommodates four modules allowing customers to populate a single bay and add as necessary.
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Many networks are a multivendor patchwork of devices not running at their optimal state. We can analyze devices from all leading vendors and make recommendations to optimize the entire multivendor design, fine-tune devices and maximize performance of the holistic environment.
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When business applications and databases begin to show signs of latency or completely shut down, we can conduct a comprehensive analysis to uncover performance issues, isolate problems and accelerate troubleshooting of the enterprise infrastructure and software applications.
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Great wireless connectivity starts with a detailed site survey. Dell can analyze existing infrastructure, identify RF interference and recommend the best design and optimal placement of new devices.
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|On-site and Remote Assistance|
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