HPE FlexFabric 5900CP Switch Series

HPE FlexFabric 5900 Series switches are high density ultra low latency top of rack (ToR) data center switches. This model has 48x SFP+ dual personality ports supporting 1GbE/10GbE Ethernet and 4Gbps / 8Gbps Fiber Channel, and four QSFP+ 40 Gigabit ports for ultra high capacity connections.

HPE FlexFabric 5900CP Switch Series Features

  • Fully Managed Switch
  • IPv6 Host / Management
  • IPv6 Routing
  • OpenFlow (SDN)


  • Layer 3 Advanced

Predominant Port Type:

  • 10 GbE

Uplink Type:

  • 40 GbE
  • 10 GbE Fiber
  • 10 GbE Copper DAC

Other Features:

  • Redundant Power
  • Replaceable Fans
  • Stacking
  • Fiber Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
  • OpenFlow now - v1.3.1
FunctionalityPredominant Port TypeUplink Speed / MediaSeries
HPE FlexFabric 5900AF 48XGT 4QSFP+ Switch #JG336A
from: £15,321.05

Layer 3 Advanced

10 GbE

40 GbE, 10 GbE Copper BaseT, 10 GbE Copper DAC, 1 GbE Gigabit Copper

HPE FlexFabric 5900CP Switch Series

These switches are suited for deployment at the server access layer of large enterprise data centers or for deployment at the data center core layer of medium sized enterprises. Redundant power and replacable fan trays deliver highest availability. The FlexFabric product line offers modular core, aggregation, top of rack switching for data centers.

  • Cut through design for ultra low 10 GbE latency
  • HPE IRF for virtualization/two tier architecture
  • High 10 GbE ToR port density with 40 GbE uplink
  • IPv6 support in ToR with full L2/L3 features
  • Convergence ready with Data Center Bridging (DCB)
  • TRILL and VEPA readiness for virtualized networks