Provides high scalability in an ultra-dense, 1U switch with up to 56 ports to support high-density server virtualization, cloud architectures, and flash-based storage environments.
Accelerate critical workloads with 64Gb/s links
Maximize performance of NVMe storage with 50% lower switching latency than Gen 6
Enable pay-as-you-grow scalability from 24 to 56 ports—for on-demand flexibility
Simplify troubleshooting by identifying and isolating issues
Collect comprehensive telemetry data across the fabric to enable powerful analytics
Visualize the data to easily understand the health and performance of the SAN
Automate repetitive tasks to save time and eliminate human error
Protects existing device investments with auto-sensing 8, 16 and 32 Gbit/sec capabilities and native operation with any Brocade SAN fabrics.
Leverages Fabric Vision technology’s powerful monitoring, management, and diagnostic tools to simplify administration, increase uptime, and reduce costs.
Supplies a rich set of standard features at no extra cost, including fabric services, advanced zoning, adaptive networking, full fabric and access gateway operations, integrated 10 Gb FC, and diagnostic tools.
Expands fabric capabilities with optional licensed functions, including trunking, advanced monitoring and alerting, long-distance fabrics, and FC-FC routing.
Compresses in-flight data on up to four ports for more efficient link utilization.
Maximizes resiliency with redundant hot-swap power supplies.
Accelerates troubleshooting with built-in advanced diagnostics tools featuring ClearLink Diagnostics with D_Ports (Diagnostic Ports) and select adapters from QLogic and Emulex, which helps ensure optical and signal integrity for 32/64 Gb Fibre Channel optics and cables.