The Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3032 for Dell M1000e is an integrated switch for Dell M1000e customers that extends resilient and secure Cisco infrastructure services to the server edge and uses existing network investments to help reduce operating expenses.
The Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3032 for Dell M1000e provides Dell customers with an integrated switching solution that dramatically reduces cable complexity by eliminating the need for each server blade to be networked individually.
Finally, the Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3032 uses the comprehensive Cisco management framework to simplify ongoing operations. Cisco advanced network services in combination with simplified management help reduce total cost of ownership (TCO).
Deliver Security with Intelligent Services
Available with Cisco IOS Software, and the IP Base image, the Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3032 offers a complete set of intelligent services to deliver security, QoS, basic IP routing, and high availability in the server farm access environment.
The Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3032 for Dell M1000e provides the following hardware configuration:
- 16 internal gigabit Ethernet ports connected to servers through the Dell M1000e backplane
- Up to eight gigabit Ethernet uplinks
- One external console port