• Networking solutions help optimize your data center based on an open ecosystem where organizations can pick from innovative, industry-standard network applications, OS and hardware.

    • Explore PowerSwitch Data Center Open Networking Switches

    • Overview


        Dell EMC PowerSwitch S Series 1GbE Switches

        1GbE ToR switches designed for reliable server/storage aggregation in the rack and cost-effective deployment.

        • A family of low-end switches with superb performance and low latency
        • Achieve more agility, more choices and lower costs

        Dell EMC PowerSwitch S Series 10GbE Switches

        10GbE ToR switches designed for flexibility and high performance for today’s demanding workloads and applications. 

        • A family of mid-range switches that enable you to find the ideal solution for your specific data center in-rack needs
        • Delivers low latency, superb performance and high density

        Dell EMC PowerSwitch S Series 25+GbE Switches

        25/40/50/100GbE ToR switches built for building high-capacity network fabrics that are easy to deploy, cost-effective and provide a clear path to a software-defined data center. 

        • A family of high-performance, high-density switches
        • Achieve optimum density, cost-effectiveness and performance

        Dell EMC PowerSwitch Z Series Switches

        100GbE and 400GbE core/aggregation switches designed for building optimized data center leaf/spine fabrics of virtually any size

        • A family of flexible, multi-rate 100GbE and 400GbE, high-performance switches for the future-ready data center
        • Provides the flexibility to stay ahead of data needs rather than reacting to them

        Dell EMC PowerEdge Modular System Switches

        A family of MX7000 Ethernet and Fibre Channel switching modules, interconnects, and FN IO modules

        • Maximize the demanding connectivity needs of today’s data center workloads
        • Lower overall costs and network management complexity

    • Compare

      • Products                       Description Key uses Options              

        S Series 1GbE switches



        Low-end 1GbE open networking ToR switches for smaller data centers Cost-efficient in-rack connectivity for servers and storage platforms and choice of OS


        S3100 Series

        S Series 10 GbE switches



        Mid-range 10GbE open networking ToR switches for medium sized data centers High-performance in-rack connectivity for servers and storage platforms and choice of OS



        S4100-ON Series


        S Series 25+GbE switches



        High-end 25/40/50/100 GbE open networking ToR switches for larger and demanding data center environments Highest-performance in-rack connectivity for servers and storage platforms and choice of OS

        S5200-ON Series


        Z Series switches



        High-end 100/400GbE core/aggregation switches for building highly scalable data center leaf/spine fabrics Highest-performance core/aggregation switching connecting racks and choice of OS





    • Open Networking solutions for the software-defined data center

    • The Dell EMC vision of the new data center networking model is an open ecosystem in which organizations can take their pick from innovative, industry-standard network applications, network operating systems and network hardware.


      Open networking solutions enable IT managers to build an application-agnostic infrastructure and simplify data center management with standard automation tools and standards-based open platforms.

    • Awards & Reviews


      2020 Market Leader Award

      For the sixth year in a row Dell EMC leads all six segments for Open Networking Switch

      IT professionals recognize Dell EMC as leader when it comes to; price, performance, reliability, innovation, service & support and market leadership.

    • Networking Data Center Switches Resources

    • Networking Data Center Customer Stories



        Leading Esports in Competition and Innovation

        Team Liquid, one of the biggest names in the billion-dollar esports industry, gets a jump on competitors with Dell EMC PowerEdge servers and Dell EMC PowerSwitch networking switches.


        Customer Story: British Telecom

        BT and Dell EMC Team Up to Research Software-Defined Networks

        Working together to explore how disaggregated switching can create flexible, open networks.



        A new network to power tomorrow’s campus

        University of North Florida delivers improved system performance and excellent user experiences by replacing legacy technology with software-defined networking.

    • Networking Data Center Guide


        Dell EMC Networking Overview Brochure

        This brochure provides details of the Dell EMC Networking product portfolio.


        Quick Reference Guide – Data Center

        This guide provides high-level details of the Dell EMC Networking data center switching products.


        Dell EMC Networking Virtual Rack

        Take a look at the broad Dell EMC Networking product offerings in a virtual rack configuration.

    • White papers


        Tolly Test Report - Z9332F-ON & Z9432F-ON 400GbE Performance Evaluation

        Dell EMC commissioned Tolly to benchmark the overall performance, latency and power consumption of two of its data center switches: the Z9332F-ON (32x 400GbE + 2x 10GbE) and the Z9432F-ON (32x 400GbE + 2x 10GbE).


        Achieving High Performance and Throughput with Dell EMC PowerSwitch Z9432F-ON Series Switch

        ESG’s initial review of the Dell EMC PowerSwitch Z9432F-ON Series switch reveals that organizations can facilitate high performance and low latency connectivity throughout their data center fabrics and into hybrid clouds.


        IDC: Meeting Developer Needs with Modern Networks

        While traditional network infrastructure inhibited developer productivity, modern networks align with and fulfill a full spectrum of development requirements.

    • Services & Support


      Networking Consulting

      Dell EMC network consultants provide expert guidance to help you optimize and transform the network environment for the demands of today’s multi-cloud infrastructures.


      Networking Deployment

      Leverage the Dell EMC ProDeploy Enterprise Suite to get your network installed and configured.


      Networking Support

      Gain access to ProSupport technical experts who can assist with your most complex networking challenges.