Network Switch in a Data Centre Rack

Hi experts,

I'm going to have 8 x 1U servers in a rack hosted in a data centre. Connected to my rack from my uplink is a 100Mbps port.

These servers are mainly web applications and hosting websites.

What brand/type/model of switch should I buy?

Thanks.
sharepoint2013Asked:
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Rick_O_ShayCommented:
If you only have a 100mb uplink shared by 8 servers that sounds pretty weak.
Regardless I would recommend Enterasys C series switches.
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sharepoint2013Author Commented:
any particular switch model to recommend?
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Rick_O_ShayCommented:
I have C5K125-48P2's which have been great. They do have some less expensive ones (A and B series) as well.
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sharepoint2013Author Commented:
Cools. How abt cisco, any good ones to recommend?
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Rick_O_ShayCommented:
I have never used any of their gear so I can't give you a recommendation. Maybe someone else will help you with that.
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