HPE Comware networking solutions
Networking solutions that enable both traditional and evolving data center architectures
HPE Comware based data center switches, campus access switches, and routers
Unlock new levels of network performance, reliability, and scalability across data center, campus, and branch with the HPE Comware family of switches and routers. Based on the Comware modular operating system, these switches deliver enterprise class-availability, support complex deployments based on EVPN and VXLAN, and offer superior security with MACsec encryption.
Automated, multi-vendor and proactive network management
As network management becomes more complex, the risks associated with compromised data flow have also increased. HPE Intelligent Management Center (IMC) delivers comprehensive, multi-vendor management across branch, campus core and data center networks with scale of up to tens of thousands of devices. IMC converts meaningless network data into actionable insight to keep your network and business moving.
HPE FlexFabric switch series
High performance and low latency top-of-rack and modular data center switches
HPE FlexFabric 12900E Switch Series
Next-generation modular data center core switches that offers unprecedented levels of performance, buffering, scale, and availability with high-density 1/10/40/100/400GbE connectivity and latest generation OS Comware v9.
HPE FlexFabric 5980 Switch Series
High-performance and low-latency ToR data center switch to meet increasing requirements for higher-performance server connectivity. High-density 10GbE with 100G uplink for spine and leaf deployments, also supporting 40GbE connections on the 100GbE ports.
HPE FlexFabric 5940 Switch Series
High-performance and low-latency 10GbE and 40GbE top-of-rack (ToR) data center switches suited for deployment at the aggregation or server access layer of large enterprise data centers or at the core layer of medium-sized enterprises.
HPE FlexFabric 5945 Switch Series
High-density, ultra-low-latency, and top-of-rack (ToR) switches ideally suited for deployment at the aggregation or server access layer of large enterprise data centers. Supports up to 100 Gb per port, allowing high performance server connectivity.
HPE FlexFabric 5944 Switch Series
High-density, low-latency, top-of-rack (ToR) switches offering 10GBASE-T connectivity. Suited for deployment at the aggregation and server access or leaf layer of enterprise data centers and cloud service provider environments.
HPE FlexFabric 5710 Switch Series
Top-of-rack data center switches aimed at providing superior edge device connectivity in modern spine leaf data centers. Provides high performance 1/10GbE server connectivity, direct attached IP storage networking and GbE out-of-band server management.
HPE FlexNetwork switch series
High-availability, cost-effective modular and campus access switches for medium and large enterprise networks
HPE FlexNetwork router series
High-performance, cost-optimized, multiservice routers based on the Comware operating system
HPE FlexNetwork MSR3000 Router Series
The HPE FlexNetwork MSR3000 Router Series are next generation, modular routers for medium to large sized branch offices. These routers use the latest multicore CPUs with Comware v7, offer Gigabit switching, 13 Mpps forwarding capacity, 14Gbps IPSec VPN encrypted throughput and enhanced PCI bus to ensure high performance
HPE FlexNetwork HSR6800 Router Series
High-performance WAN services routers, ideal for large-scale data center and campus WAN networks. Built with a multi-core distributed processing architecture that scales up to 420 Mpps forwarding and up to 2 Tbps switch capacity.
HPE FlexNetwork MSR4000 Router Series
High-performance large branch routing with up to 36 Mpps in a cost-optimized form factor. Provides a full-featured, resilient routing platform, including IPv6 and MPLS, with up to 36 Mpps forwarding capacity and 28 Gbps of IPSec VPN encrypted throughput.
HPE FlexNetwork MSR2000 Router Series
High-performance, medium branch routing up to 1 Mpps in a cost-optimized modular form factor. Simplifies corporate WAN management with integrated routing, switching, security, and SIP with no additional licensing.
HPE FlexNetwork MSR1000 Router Series
High-performance, small branch routing up to 500 Kpps in a cost-optimized modular form factor. Simplifies corporate WAN management with integrated routing, switching, security, and SIP with no additional licensing.
HPE FlexNetwork MSR95x Router Series
High-performance, small-branch router that delivers integrated routing, 4-port or 8-port switch options, security, SIP, embedded 802.11b/g/n WLAN connectivity, dual 3G/4G LTE, and fiber (SFP) in a single box.
HPE Intelligent Management Center (IMC)
Comprehensive management across campus core and data center networks
HPE IMC Basic
Designed for small- to medium-sized businesses with small network environments that need a single display screen to show their network infrastructure. provides information for trend analysis and capacity planning and has a fixed-device limit of 50 nodes.
HPE IMC Standard
Supports the management of Hewlett Packard Enterprise and third-party devices and comes with a base license for 50 managed devices with available additional node licenses.
HPE IMC Orchestrator and Analyzer
IMC solution designed to simplify network operations through orchestration, automation, and analytical capabilities. Best suited for environments required to scale rapidly due to exponentially growing traffic from cloud, mobile, Big Data applications, and IoT.
HPE IMC Enterprise
Supports the management of Hewlett Packard Enterprise and third-party devices.\ and comes with a base license supporting 50 devices, five nodes of IMC NTA, the eAPI library and WSM with 50 AP nodes. Additional licenses are available for purchase.
HPE IMC Network Traffic Analyzer
Optional module that integrates monitoring for network layers 4 through 7 into the IMC base network management platform. Provides real-time and historical reporting on network application usage.
HPE IMC Virtual Application Networking
Optional module that includes added functionality called HPE FlexFabric Network Analytics. Delivers real time visibility of microburst network congestion which negatively impacts overall network operations and performance.
HPE IMC Branch Intelligent Management System
Optional module designed to remotely manage network infrastructure using the TR-069 protocol. Manages a large number of branch networking equipment without the limitations posed by traditional remote network management methods such as Telnet, SSH, SNMP, or Web remote login.
HPE IMC Intelligent Analysis Reporter
Extends the reporting capabilities within HPE IMC to include customized reporting. These reporting capabilities enable network administrators to perform proper analysis of activities on the network such as network usage and topologies.