Designed for the most demanding converged networks: high-density, Unified Access switches with Smart Analytics in a compact form factor.

These compact, high-density Gigabit Ethernet (GigE) and 10 GigE platforms are designed for the most demanding converged networks. With advanced Unified Access features, Alcatel-Lucent OmniSwitch 6860 and 6860E switches allow users to experience a truly application fluent network. You can monitor and control the applications running in your network with their industry-leading hardware-assisted Deep Packet Inspection capabilities.

Offering comprehensive security features, they are well-equipped to secure the network edge. These high performance, versatile LAN switches can be positioned:

  • At the edge of mid- to large-sized converged enterprise networks
  • At the aggregation layer
  • In a small enterprise network core
  • In the data center for GigE server connectivity and SDN applications
Highlights

  • Enable high performance and reliability over enterprise networks
  • Unleash the power of Smart Analytics with hardware-accelerated Application monitoring & fingerprinting
  • Deploy comprehensive and secure BYOD services in enterprise networks
  • Power current and future endpoints with 30W & 60W of PoE per port

Features

  • Up to eight switches can be connected using Virtual Chassis technology
  • IEEE 802.3af and 802.3at compliant PoE of 30W per port on all ports
  • The enhanced models support up to 60W of PoE per port on four ports
  • QoS, ACLs, Layer-2/Layer-3 switching, VLAN stacking and IPv6
  • SDN-ready: Supporting programmable AOS RESTful APIs, OpenFlow and OpenStack allow the creation of specialized services
  • Supports SPB-M for bridging and routed services, MVRP and dynamic VNP and VRF

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Available Models

OS6860E-P24
OS6860E-P48
OS6860E-24
OS6860E-48
OS6860E-U28
OS6860-P24
OS6860-P48
OS6860-24
OS6860-48
OS6860E-P24Z8

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