Nonstop switching and routing for improved support of applications such as unified communications and enhanced L3 high availability. Redundant management and power provide enhanced system availability and continuity of operations. Hot-swappable modules and optional redundant power supply provides uninterrupted power and allows swapping of modules with no impact on the network availability. Powerful virtualization with versatile HP AllianceOne service modules. The HP 5400R zl2 Switch Series includes a robust set of security and quality of services features to build a secure network that meets ever-changing corporate policies and compliances. Flexible authentication options include IEEE 802.1X, MAC and Web Authentication, delivering greater security and policy-driven application authentication. Advanced distributed denial of service (DDOS) protection, such as DHCP Snooping, IP Source Guard, and ARP Protection, and flexible traffic controls, such as policy-based routing, QoS, and ACLs, to manage end-to-end application priorities. Powerful multilevel-access security controls, such as varying security management login, RADIUS/TACACS+, and SSH to secure and control change management access. The HP 5400R zl2 Switch Series can be seamlessly managed with HP Intelligent Management Center (IMC) to provide end-to-end network transparency with consistent network experience through comprehensive configuration, compliance and policy management. RMON, XRMON and sFlow provide advanced monitoring and reporting capabilities for statistics, history, alarms and events.
- Layer 4 Prioritization: Enables prioritization based on TCP/UDP port numbers
- VLAN support and tagging: supports the IEEE 802.1Q standard and 2,048 VLANs simultaneously
- IEEE 802.1v protocol VLANs: isolate select non-IPv4 protocols automatically into their own VLANs