Modular Ethernet Switches


Technical Specifications


  • HPE FlexFabric 12900E Switch Series is the next generation modular data center core switch designed to support virtualized data centers and evolution needs of private and public clouds deployments.


  • 16 I/O module slots, maximum
  • Supports a maximum of 768 Gigabit Ethernet ports or 768 1/10GbE ports or 768 1/10GBASE-T ports or 384 40GbE ports or 64 100GbE ports, or a combination


  • 92.1 Bpps
    Maximum, depending on model and configuration

Switching capacity

  • 184 Tbps
    Maximum, depending on model and configuration

Stacking capabilities

  • IRF
    2 switches

Management features

  • IMC - Intelligent Management Center
    Command-line interface
    Out-of-band management (serial RS-232C)
    SNMP manager
    Terminal interface (serial RS-232C)
    Modem interface
    IEEE 802.3 Ethernet MIB
    Ethernet interface MIB

Input voltage

  • -48 to -60 VDC, depending on model and configuration


  • 1-year Warranty: See for warranty and support information included with your product purchase.
    Software releases: for details on the software releases available with your product purchase
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