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          IBM Brocade VDX 6730-32 Converged Switch w Rear-to-Front Airflow (System x)

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          Item #: 14430482
          Mfr. Part#: 8553AF6
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            A 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) FCoE switch with LAN and native Fibre Channel ports!

            Ordering Information

            This version of the Brocade VDX 6730-32 Converged Switch comes with Rear-to-Front Airflow (System x).

            Seeking better ways to build clouds and virtualized data centers, today’s IT organizations are turning to high performance networking solutions that increase flexibility through leading-edge technologies. Whether organizations want to enhance their classic hierarchical network architectures or deploy flatter scale-out fabrics for virtualized data centers, the Brocade VDX 6730-32 Converged Switch for IBM delivers the innovative technology to enhance and simplify their networks. It comes with with 24 x 10 GbE LAN ports and 8 x 8 Gbps native FC ports (FC transceivers shipped standard).

            IBM is partnering with Brocade, an industry-leading SAN Switch provider, to deliver converged data center solutions. Converging FC storage and regular Ethernet traffic on one platform allows administrators to reduce the number of adapters, simplify management and protect storage investments by utilizing the existing SAN infrastructure. IBM delivers interoperability by providing end-to-end FCoE testing with the latest System x servers, Brocade VDX 6730 Converged switches, IBM System Storage SAN b-type and Brocade SAN switches and IBM Storage.
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            Actual Weight 16.30 lb(s)
            Compatibility Notes FCoE features:
            Native FCoE forwarding
            Multihop FCoE (available in 4Q 2012)
            FC-BB5 compliant Fibre Channel Forwarder (FCF)
            End-to-end FCoE (initiator to target)
            FCoE Initialization Protocol (FIP) v1 support for FCoE devices login and initialization
            Name Server-based zoning

            DCB features:
            Priority-based Flow Control (PFC) IEEE 802.1Qbb
            Enhanced Transmission Selection (ETS) IEEE 802.1Qaz
            Data Center Bridging eXchange (DCBX)
            DCBX Application Type-Length-Value (TLV) for FCoE and iSCSI

            Layer 2 features:
            Static MAC Configuration
            Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP) IEEE 802.3ad/802.1AX
            VLAN Encapsulation IEEE 802.1Q
            Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP) IEEE 802.1D
            Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol (MSTP) IEEE 802.1s
            Per-VLAN Spanning Tree (PVST+/PVRST+)
            STP PortFast and PortFast BDPU Guard
            STP Root Guard
            Layer 2 Access Control Lists (ACLs)
            IGMP v1/v2 Snooping
            Pause Frames IEEE 802.3x

            Management and control:
            IPv4/IPv6 management
            Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP) IEEE 802.1AB
            MIB II RFC 1213 MIB
            Switched Port Analyzer (SPAN)
            SNMP v1/v2C,v3
            sFlow RFC 3176
            Out of Band management (standalone mode)
            RMON-1, RMON-2
            Management Access Control Lists (ACLs)
            Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
            Contents Switch, SFPs, software, documentation
            Weight 16.100 lb(s)
            Physical Dimensions 1.7"h x 16.9"w x 15.1"d
            Ports/Connectors (24) 1/10 GbE SFP+ ports
            (8) FC 8Gb/s LC ports (SWL transceivers shipped standard)
            Power Notes Power supplies: Two hot-swappable, load-sharing

            Power inlet: C13

            Input voltage: 100 V TO 240 V ~5 A – 2.5 A

            Input line frequency: 47 to 63 Hz

            Inrush current: 50 amps max

            Maximum current: 4 amps max

            Maximum power consumption: 131 W
            Returns Policy Due to manufacturer restrictions, all sales on this item are final.
            UNSPSC 39121500
            Warranty - Labor Call for Warranty
            Warranty - Parts Call for Warranty
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