• Networking

    Flip the Switch to Open Networking with PowerSwitch


    Software choice, ecosystem integration, and automation for the modern enterprise: from edge to core to cloud.

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    • Modernize your network with Dell Technologies

      The Dell EMC networking portfolio enables customers to meet the demands of modern workloads from the edge to the core to the cloud – today and tomorrow.

    • Networking Portfolio

    • Ethernet Switches

      Make the switch anywhere you need it, from the edge to the core to the cloud. Designed for architectural agility and flexibility to help data centers smoothly migrate to a software-designed data center.

    • PowerSwitch Data Center Switches

      Deliver the network performance from 10GbE to 400GbE for today’s modern workloads.

    • PowerSwitch Campus/Branch Switches

      Deliver the network performance from 1GbE to 40GbE for modern applications.

    • SmartFabric Director - Network Management Software

      Reduce complexity and increase productivity with a portfolio of management tools and platforms that help automate tasks and monitor network performance.

    • Dell EMC Networking SmartFabric Director

      Accelerate IT transformation by enabling a more agile and simplified central management across both virtual and physical network infrastructures.


      Blogs - 5 Reasons Why Simplify Management Across Both Virtual and Physical Networks Now

      Read why you should ensure the physical underlay network is provisioned and optimized for virtual environments.


      Industry Analyst Reports - The Key to Simplifying and Optimizing Modern Networks

      Read in this ESG Showcase paper how Smart Fabric Director helps deal with the complexity of the new, highly distributed, and virtualized IT environments.


      Blogs - SmartFabric Director: Data Center Automation, Monitoring and Operational Management

      Read how Dell EMC SmartFabric Director enables data center operators to build, operate and monitor an open network underlay fabric based on Dell EMC Open Networking PowerSwitch Series switches.

    • SmartFabric Services for Fabric Automation

      Enable autonomous fabric deployment, expansion and life-cycle management for software-defined infrastructures, and easily manage the entire infrastructure from a single pane of glass. 


      Network Automation for Manufacturing

      Lean how Dell’s SmartFabric Services can help the manufacturing industry drive greater efficiencies by providing the automation and integration needed to enable quick response to the constantly changing demands of business.


      Dell EMC SmartFabric Services

      Learn how to enable autonomous fabric interconnects for software-defined infrastructures like: PowerEdge with ESXi, VxRail, PowerStore, and PowerScale solutions.


      Automation Simplicity with Autonomous Fabric Interconnects for VMware   

      In this short ESG Showcase paper you'll see how SmartFabric Services can help organizations drive greater levels of operational efficiency in IT environments. 


      Analyzing the Economic Benefits of SmartFabric Services

      Customers who use Dell EMC SmartFabric Services may realize substantial benefits in faster time to value, reduced operational costs, and reduced risk compared to manual deployment options. Read this whitepaper on how Dell EMC SmartFabric Services can improve fabric operations while reducing your investment in time and effort.

    • Network Operating Systems

      Deliver full-featured Software-Defined Networking functionality with Layer 2 and Layer 3 connectivity that meets your needs with software from Dell EMC, VMware and Open Networking ecosystem partners.

    • DellEMC SmartFabric OS10

      Dell EMC SmartFabric OS10

      Combines the best of Linux, open computing and networking to advance open networking disaggregation.


      Enterprise SONiC Distribution by Dell Technologies

      An innovative and advanced open source network operating system (NOS) designed for large-scale data center fabrics with enterprise-grade features, hardening and global support.

    • Open Networking Ecosystem Partners

      Open Networking Ecosystem Partners

      Third-party operating system software from Big Switch Networks and Pluribus Networks.

    • Dell EMC Networking OS9

      Dell EMC OS9

      Designed to deliver high performance in the largest and most demanding IT environments in the world.

    • Dell EMC Networking OS6

      Dell EMC OS6 

      Enhances workforce productivity enterprise class feature, functionality for campus networks.

    • Edge Platforms

      Modernize your wide-area infrastructure with industry-leading hardware platforms and VNFs (virtual networking functions).


      SD-WAN Solution powered by VMware 

      Dell EMC SD-WAN Solution powered by VMware combines purpose-built networking appliances from Dell Technologies with industry-leading SD-WAN software from VMware.


      Virtual Edge Platform

      Dell EMC Virtual Edge Platform (VEP) empowers customers to modernize their WAN from legacy appliances to a modern virtualized environment.

    • Gartner Magic Quadrant 2020

      VMware named a Leader in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant on WAN Edge Infrastructure

      Read how customers have voted and Dell EMC Data Center Networking is leading the pack.

    • Essential Resources

      Learn More about transforming your Networking solutions from these resources

    • Dell EMC Networking SmartFabric Services for VxRail

      Dell EMC Networking SmartFabric Services for VxRail

      Watch the video to see how SmartFabric Services delivers fail-safe network operation.

    • Complete 25GbE Solution

      Complete 25GbE Solution

      Watch the video to learn about scalability and DellEMC's 14G PowerEdge Servers.

    • Fabric Design Center

      Fabric Design Center

      Configure your next data center solutions, determine materials, configure key networking variables and gather all the information needed for your next deployment

    • Thinking about 25GbE for your data?

      Thinking about 25GbE for your data?

      Read this whitepaper to understand what you should be considering when looking to migrate your data center to 25GbE connectivity.

    • Dell EMC support content

      Dell EMC support content

      Visit the Dell EMC source for the latest manuals, downloads and drivers here on support.dell.com

    • ESG First Look – Accelerating Innovation with Enterprise SONiC Distribution by Dell Technologies

      ESG First Look – Accelerating Innovation with Enterprise SONiC Distribution by Dell Technologies

      See how enterprise SONiC Distribution by Dell Technologies is an open networking solution that combines open source networking software with enterprise-level support.

    • Networking Webinars

      Networking Webinars

      Learn more about our networking products through our webinars.



      British Telecom and Dell EMC team up to research software-defined networks

      Dell EMC supports British Telecom’s independence from traditional, proprietary software as they disaggregate their data center.



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      Dell EMC Networking Guides

      Deploy Infrastructure Solutions with confidence through optimal connectivity through optimal connectivity of your Dell EMC Networking Products.