Dell is excited to return to Las Vegas for Interop 2016, the leading independent technology conference and expo series designed to inspire and inform the world's IT community. Interop 2016 will held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, May 2-May 6.

The Dell Networking presence at Interop 2016 will be stronger than ever, with events including:

  • Announcement of Dell Networking’s latest campus and data center solutions

  • Engaging presentations and interviews including:

    • Technical presentation sessions:

      • Wed May 4 11:00-11:45 “Bringing Standard Linux to the Switch” by Cliff Wichmann

      • Wed May 4 12:00- 12:45 “Open Networking – the Path to SDN” by Adnan Bhutta

      • Thurs May 5 11:00-11:45 “The Benefits of SDN in the Campus without the Complexity” by Todd McDole

    • Interop Theater presentation with Tom Burns on Wed May 4 1:00-1:15

    • Interop News desk interviews with Adnan Bhutta and Todd McDole

  • Solutions expo booth (#828) showcasing end-to-end solutions for Networking, Converged Infrastructure, Storage and Cloud.

S4048T-ON Open Networking Switch

The Dell Networking S-Series S4048T-ON is a high density 1/10/40GbE top-of-rack (ToR) switch purpose built for applications in high-performance data center and computing environments. The compact S4048T-ON design provides industry-leading density of 48 dual-speed 1/10G BASE-T (RJ45) ports as well as six 40GbE QSFP+ up-links to conserve valuable rack space and simplify the migration to 40Gbps in the data center core. 

S6010-ON Open Networking Switch

Leveraging a non-blocking switching architecture, the Dell Networking S-Series S6010-ON delivers line-rate L2 and L3 forwarding capacity to maximize network performance. The compact S6010-ON design provides industry-leading density of 32 ports of 40GbE or 96 ports of 10GbE and eight additional ports of 40GbE to conserve rack space while enabling denser footprints and simplifying migration to 40Gbps in the data center core.

HiveManager NG

HiveManager NG sets a new standard for wired and wireless convergence by bringing enterprise-class network management to the cloud. This next-generation public or private cloud management system allows for high-level or in-depth views of all facets of Dell Networking N-Series switch and Aerohive access points, including applications, users, policy management and switch port status.

The Dell Expo Booth

The Dell Expo Booth (#828) will be showcasing our Best of Show nominated products and multiple demonstrations including:

  • OS10 operating system interoperability with open networking partners

  • Data center solutions including the new S6100-ON

  • HiveManager NG cloud-based network management

  • Dell Security solutions integration with X-Series switches for simplified network management
  • Converged infrastructure solutions featuring FX

Our expo booth will also showcase our series of Virtual Racks for Servers, Storage and Networking. These web-based demo tools provide an interactive view into our complete ESG portfolio with product videos, presentations and detailed specifications for every offering.

We look forward to seeing you at Interop Las Vegas 2016. Admission to the expo is free, and Dell is offering a $500 discount to the full conference when using promo code Dell.

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