SMB 48 port PoE Managed Stackable Switches

We are currently using Dell Powerconnect switches which seem to do a good job but cost us a fortune and were a headache to configure initially.

We now need to upgrade all three of them as I now need PoE capability on all 48 ports to run a hosted phone system and connected PC of each port.  We need around 120 ports overall.

Dell N2048 want over £2.5k + VAT per switch and I think this is out of our league and probably unnecessary.  

We have a small internal IT department and just want to make sure we purchase something that is very stable, easy to configure and expand.

Guessing HP or Cisco as alternatives.  Any ideas on makes and models greatly appreciated.
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DeepinInfrastructure Engineer Commented:
We use the following on a VOIP system

NETGEAR ProSafe GS752TP Gigabit Smart Switch
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Richard MurphySenior Network AnalystCommented:
The HP A5500-EI PoE switch is very good value for money and very reliable with their lifetime warranty. The Comware range from HP is so much better than the Provision range.
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itadminukAuthor Commented:
thanks for the advice.  I think we will go with HP
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