Dell EMC Networking S5048F-ON High-Performance ToR Switch









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The Dell EMC S5048-ON switch is an innovative, future-ready Top-of-Rack (ToR) open networking switch providing excellent capabilities and cost-effectiveness for the enterprise, mid-market, Tier2 cloud and NFV service providers with demanding compute and storage traffic environments. This switch is Dell’s latest disaggregated hardware and software data center networking solution that provides backward compatible 25GbE server port connections, 100GbE uplinks, storage optimized architecture, and a broad range of functionality to meet the growing demands of today’s data center environment now and in the future. The compact S5048F-ON model design provides industry-leading density with up to 72 ports of 25GbE or up to 48 ports of 25GbE and 6 ports of 100GbE in a 1RU form factor.
Hardware Specifications
Dell EMC Networking S5048F-ON High-Performance ToR Switch
  • 1RU high-density 25/10/1 GbE ToR switch with up to forty eight ports of native 25GbE (SFP28) ports supporting 25GbE without breakout cables
  • Multi-rate 100GbE ports support 10/25/40/50/100GbE
  • 3.6Tbps (full-duplex) non-blocking, store and forward switching fabric delivers line-rate performance under full load*
  • Scalable L2 and L3 Ethernet switching with QoS and a full complement of standards-based IPv4 and IPv6 features, including OSPF and BGP routing support
  • L2 multipath support via Virtual Link Trunking (VLT) and multiple VLT (mVLT) multi-chassis link aggregation technology
  • VRF-lite enables sharing of networking infrastructure and provides L3 traffic isolation across tenants
  • Open Automation Framework adding automated configuration and provisioning capabilities to simplify the management of network environments
  • Jumbo frame support for large data transfers
  • 128 link aggregation groups with up to eight members per group, using enhanced hashing
  • Redundant, hot-swappable power supplies and fans
  • I/O panel to power supply airflow or power supply to I/O panel airflow
  • Tool-less enterprise ReadyRails™ mounting kits reducing time and resources for switch rack installation
  • Power-efficient operation up to 45°C helping reduce cooling costs in temperature-constrained deployments (Dell EMC Fresh Air 2.0 compliant)
  • Converged network support for DCB and ECN capability
  • Supports the open source Open Network Install Environment (ONIE) for zero touch installation of alternate network operating systems
  • Fibre Channel, FCoE, FCoE transit (FIP Snooping) and NPIV Proxy Gateway (NPG), Fibre Channel Forwarding (FCF)

The Dell PowerSwitch S5000 Series is a line of scalable data center switches known for their advanced capabilities and high-performance networking features. These switches are designed to meet the needs of modern data centers, offering flexibility, scalability, and comprehensive management options.

Key features of the PowerSwitch S5000 Series typically include support for high-speed Ethernet, including 10 Gigabit, 25 Gigabit, and 100 Gigabit Ethernet connectivity, advanced Layer 2 and Layer 3 features for efficient routing and switching, low-latency design for optimal performance, extensive Quality of Service (QoS) options for traffic prioritization, and robust security features. Additionally, these switches often provide support for automation and programmability, making them suitable for organizations embracing software-defined networking (SDN) and network virtualization.

The PowerSwitch S5000 Series is commonly selected by organizations seeking to optimize their data center networking infrastructure for virtualization, cloud computing, and software-defined data center initiatives. These switches offer the performance, scalability, and automation capabilities required to effectively manage and adapt to the dynamic needs of modern data center environments.

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