Connection Clearance Center. Shop Now!

Subscribe to Our Emails


          Cisco MDS 9148 Multilayer Fabric Switch w (32) 8Gb s Active Ports & (32) 8Gb s SW Optics

          More From: Cisco
          Item #: 11151120
          Mfr. Part#: DS-C9148D-8G32P-K9
          Availability: Temporarily Out-of-Stock
          Est. Ship: Call for next available delivery

            A high-performance, flexible, cost-effective platform providing high-density, line-rate 8-Gbps ports for storage networking deployments in small, medium-sized, and large enterprise environments!

            Ordering Information

            This version of the Cisco MDS 9148 48-Port Multilayer Fabric Switch comes with 32 8Gb/s active ports and 32 8Gb/s SW optics, dual power supplies, power cords and fans, VSANs, PortChannels, and Cisco Fabric Manager. Plus. it comes with an accessory kit.

            The Cisco MDS 9148 Multilayer Fabric Switch, based on a purpose-built "switch-on-a-chip" application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC), offers outstanding value by providing high-availability, security, and ease of use at a cost-effective price in a compact one-rack-unit (1RU) form factor. With the flexibility to expand from 16 to 48 ports in 8-port increments, the MDS 9148 offers the densities required to scale from an entry-level departmental switch to top-of-the-rack switch to edge connectivity in enterprise SANs. The Cisco MDS 9148 delivers a nonblocking architecture, with all 48 1/2/4/8-Gbps ports operating at line rate concurrently.

            The Cisco MDS 9148 supports the Cisco Device Manager quick configuration wizard, which allows it to be deployed quickly and easily in networks of any size. Powered by Cisco MDS 9000 NX-OS Software, it includes advanced storage networking features and functions and is compatible with Cisco MDS 9500 Series Multilayer Directors and Cisco MDS 9100 and 9200 Series Multilayer Fabric Switches, providing transparent, end-to-end service delivery in core-edge deployments.
            Collapse & Return to Top
            Compatibility Notes Fibre Channel protocols:
            FC-PH, Revision 4.3 (ANSI/INCITS 230-1994)
            FC-PH, Amendment 1 (ANSI/INCITS 230-1994/AM1 1996)
            FC-PH, Amendment 2 (ANSI/INCITS 230-1994/AM2-1999)
            FC-PH-2, Revision 7.4 (ANSI/INCITS 297-1997)
            FC-PH-3, Revision 9.4 (ANSI/INCITS 303-1998)
            FC-PI, Revision 13 (ANSI/INCITS 352-2002)
            FC-PI-2, Revision 10 (ANSI/INCITS 404-2006)
            FC-PI-3, Revision 2.1 (BSR INCITS 460-200x)
            FC-PI-4, Revision 8.0 (INCITS 450-2009)
            FC-FS, Revision 1.9 (ANSI/INCITS 373-2003)
            FC-FS-2, (BSR INCITS 424-200x)
            FC-FS-3, Revision 0.9 (BSR INCITS PN-1861-D-200x)
            FC-LS, Revision 1.62 (ANSI/INCITS 433-2007)
            FC-AL, Revision 4.5 (ANSI/INCITS 272-1996)
            FC-AL-2, Revision 7.0 (ANSI/INCITS 332-1999)
            FC-AL-2, Amendment 1 (ANSI/INCITS 332-1999/AM1-2003)
            FC-AL-2, Amendment 2 (ANSI/INCITS 332-1999/AM2-2006)
            FC-SW-2, Revision 5.3 (ANSI/INCITS 355-2001)
            FC-SW-3, Revision 6.6 (ANSI/INCITS 384-2004)
            FC-SW-4, Revision 7.5 (ANSI/INCITS 418-2006)
            FC-SW-5, (BSR INCITS 461-200x)
            FC-GS, (ANSI INCITS 288-1999)
            FC-GS-3, Revision 7.01 (ANSI/INCITS 348-2001)
            FC-GS-4, Revision 7.91 (ANSI/INCITS 387-2004)
            FC-GS-5, (ANSI INCITS 427-2007)
            FC-GS-6, (BSR INCITS 463-200x)
            FC-BB, Revision 4.7 (ANSI/INCITS 342-2001)
            FC-BB-2, Revision 6.0 (ANSI/INCITS 372-2003)
            FC-BB-3, Revision 6.8 (ANSI/INCITS 414-2006)
            FCP, Revision 12 (ANSI/INCITS 269-1996)
            FCP-2, Revision 8 (ANSI/INCITS 350-2003)
            FCP-3, Revision 4 (ANSI/INCITS 416-2006)
            FCP-4, (BSR INCITS PN-1828-D-200x)
            FC-SB-2, Revision 2.1 (ANSI/INCITS 349-2001)
            FC-SB-3, Revision 1.6 (ANSI/INCITS 374-2003)
            FC-VI, Revision 1.84 (ANSI/INCITS 357-2002)
            FC-FLA, Revision 2.7 (INCITS TR-20-1998)
            FC-PLDA, Revision 2.1 (INCITS TR-19-1998)
            FC-Tape, Revision 1.17 (INCITS TR-24-1999)
            FC-MI, Revision 1.92 (INCITS TR-30-2002)
            FC-MI-2, Revision 2.6 (INCITS TR-39-2005)
            FC-SP, Revision 1.6 (ANSI/INCITS 426-2007)
            FC-DA, Revision 3.1 (INCITS TR-36-2004)
            SNPing (ANSI INCITS 443-2008)
            MIB-FA (INCITS/TR-32:2003 (R2008))
            FAIS Revision 1
            Extensive IETF-standards-based TCP/IP, SNMPv3, and Remote Monitoring (RMON) MIBs
            Class of service: Classes 2, 3, and F
            Fibre Channel standard port types: E, F, and FL
            Fibre Channel enhanced port types: SD, and TE

            Access protocols:
            RBAC using RADIUS or TACACS+ authentication, authorization, and accounting (AAA) functions
            VSAN-based roles
            Contents Switch, (2) power supplies, (2) power cords (2) fans, VSANs, PortChannels, accessory kit, software, documentation
            Weight 22.000 lb(s)
            Ports/Connectors (48) FC 8Gb/s LC ports (32 ports active)
            RJ-45 10/100/1000 Ethernet port
            EIA/TIA-232 serial console port
            Power Notes Power supplies (300W AC) (maximum of 2 per switch)
            AC Input: 100 to 240 VAC nominal (+/-10% for full range)
            Frequency: 50 to 60 Hz nominal (+/-3 Hz for full range)

            Maximum Power Consumption
            99W with 0.89A at 110 VAC and 0.45A at 220 VAC
            Networking Protocol Fibre Channel
            Remote Management Protocol RMON, SNMP 3, SSH-2
            Returns Policy Due to manufacturer restrictions, all sales on this item are final.
            System Requirements Cisco MDS 9000 NX-OS Software Release 5.0
            UNSPSC 39121500
            Warranty - Labor Call for Warranty
            Warranty - Parts Call for Warranty
            Collapse & Return to Top
            Add this product to your cart with selected accessories
            Add To Cart
            Transceivers (1 Product)
            Add this product to your cart with selected accessories
            Add To Cart
            Collapse & Return to Top

            Our Accessibility Policy

            We endeavor to make our website accessible to any and all users. Please contact us toll-free at 800-998-4388 if you need assistance with navigating our blog, website, or placing an order. We appreciate your business and are happy to answer any questions that you may have.