Extreme data center SLX switches leverage event-driven automation and pervasive visibility to deliver data center network and IT agility. Supporting standards-based flexible IP fabrics, SLX switches scale seamlessly to evolve with the demands of virtualized, cloud and multi-vendor environments. The adaptable SLX platforms deliver cost-effective density and performance with flexible platform designs for the data center core, spine, leaf, and internet border without disruptive forklift upgrades.
|Category||Data Center Switch (Leaf/Edge or Spine/Core)|
|Applicable Verticals||Cloud Service Providers, Communication Service Providers (Telcos), Financials, Government and Education and Healthcare|
|NG Data Center Networking Relevancy||
Adaptable SLX switches support demanding workloads traversing data center leaf, spine, border, and internet exchange points. With embedded visibility and cross-domain automation, they enable cost-effective port density, bandwidth and services scale.
Together with Extreme IP fabrics, SLX switches help transform data center networks by enabling cloud-based architectures that deliver greater agility, and operational efficiency. These automated, software-driven, programmable data center fabric solutions support a wide range of network scalability and virtualization options. They make it easy for organizations to architect, automate, and integrate the latest data center technologies as they transition to a cloud model in their own timeframe.
|Areas of Deployment||Inter-Datacenter and Intra-Datacenter|
|Open Compute Project (OCP) Support||No|
|Linux Foundation (LF) Support||No|
|Key Partners||VMware, Microsoft, Nutanix, Hitatchi, Fujitsu|