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Cisco MDS 9148S 16G Multilayer Fabric Switch (Cisco)

The Cisco MDS 9148S 16G Multilayer Fabric Switch is the next generation of the highly reliable Cisco MDS 9100 Series Switches. It includes up to 48 auto-sensing line-rate 16-Gbps Fibre Channel ports in a compact easy to deploy and manage 1-rack-unit (1RU) form factor. In all, the Cisco MDS 9148S is a powerful and flexible switch that delivers high performance and comprehensive Enterprise-class features at an affordable price.

Features and Capabilities

  • Flexibility for growth and virtualization
  • Easy deployment and management
  • Optimized bandwidth utilization and reduced downtime
  • Enterprise-class features and reliability at low cost
  • PowerOn Auto Provisioning and intelligent diagnostics
  • In-Service Software Upgrade and dual redundant hot-swappable power supplies for high availability
  • Role-based authentication, authorization, and accounting services to support regulatory requirements
  • High-performance interswitch links with multipath load balancing
  • Smart zoning and virtual output queuing
  • Hardware-based slow port detection and recovery
Specifications at a Glance

Performance and Port Configuration
  • 2/4/8/16-Gbps auto-sensing with 16 Gbps of dedicated bandwidth per port
  • Up to 256 buffer credits per group of 4 ports (64 per port default, 253 maximum for a single port in the group)
  • Supports configurations of 12, 24, 36, or 48 active ports, with pay-as-you-grow, on-demand licensing
Advanced Functions
  • Virtual SAN (VSAN)
  • Inter-VSAN Routing (IVR)
  • PortChannel with multipath load balancing
  • Flow-based and zone-based QoS
Mechanical Specifications
  • Back-to-front airflow (port-side exhaust)
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 1.72 x 17.16 x 16.34 in. (4.37 x 43.59 x 41.50 cm), 1RU
  • Weight: 19.84 lb. (9 kg)

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