Innovation in China takes lead in the globe, New H3C sets new world record for switch performance

2017-07-10 13:06 1561

BEIJING, July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In June 2017, H3C S12500X-AF, a data center core switch, successfully passed the test of Network Test, a leading global authority of testing and has become the first core switch to achieve 768 line-speed 100G interfaces per chassis, which is the industry's only and the highest performance core switch equipment.

This is by far the largest scale of 100G Ethernet switch performance test among the industry, which, not only verified the R&D capacities of New H3C, also demonstrated to the world the strength of "Innovation in China".

Test Report by Global Leading Test Authority - Network Test
Test Report by Global Leading Test Authority - Network Test

Conducted by Network Test, an independent testing agency authorized by New H3C. The test adopted the world's leading Spirent communication testing instrument and selected Fullmesh, a traffic model for traffic testing on all 768 line-speed 100G interfaces.The test was unprecedentedly challenging in order to better reflect users application scenarios as well as a purposed test on the large scale IP routing forwarding. However, in the practice of continuous testing, the performance of H3C S12500X-AF was very stable, which fully demonstrated its excellent performance and reliability.

Testing Scenario: Data Center Core Switch S12500X-AF
Testing Scenario: Data Center Core Switch S12500X-AF

H3C S12500 series are the core switches developed by New H3C. Well-known for its excellent performance and stability, it has been widely deployed by high-end users worldwide. S12500X-AF, is the latest model designed to cater the need of cloud computing data center demanding a larger scale & higher speed. It provides 768 line-speed 100G interfaces per chassis, which stands at the forefront compared with similar products around the globe.

"It's our mission to foresee the development trend of next-generation technology and provide quality products and solutions to fulfill clients' application need," said Steven Yoe, CTO and senior vice president of New H3C group. The key to S12500X-AF's achievement lies in H3C's market-leading and prospective technology in hardware designs, numbers of which have never been seen before in the industry, which explain why it went directly for testing and became a leader among similar devices.

New H3C has always committed to make progress in innovation of high-end products and technologies; launching leading products like S12500 series core switches and CR19000 cluster router. The new world record for switch performance set by S12500X-AF not only continued the brilliant achievements of New H3C in the field of high-end switching devices, also demonstrated to the world the innovative capacity of Chinese enterprises.

Under the new IT strategy of "Driven by Application, Led by Cloud", New H3C will continue to strengthen investment in innovation investment, to drive the two-wheel-drive between technology and application,and continue to lead and promote the digital economy to the future.

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About New H3C

New H3C Group (New H3C) is a world-leading provider of New IT solutions. It is fully committed to the research & development, production, sales, consulting and services of New IT products and solutions. Providing customers with a full range of servers, storage, networking, security products, hyper-converged infrastructure and IT management systems under the H3C® brand, New H3C also offer customers a one-stop, complete portfolio of IT solutions and consulting services that includes Big Internet, Big Security, Cloud Computing and Big Data. In addition, New H3C is also the exclusive provider of HPE® branded Servers and Storage products as well as Technical Services in China.

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