The Cisco MDS 9700 switches provide industry’s unique multi-protocol and multi-speed architecture. The directors offer switch native, integrated analytics and telemetry at line range using 32Gb Fibre Channel module.
This capability makes network productive and proactive in resolving problems. The Cisco MDS 9700 provides more than a decade of investment protection for every business.
The Cisco MDS 9706 Multilayer Director brings superior performance, scalability, multiprotocol convergence, integrated analytics, and enterprise-grade availability to data center SANs in a compact form factor.
It is an ideal candidate for deployment in small to medium-sized data center storage environments as well as pod-based converged solutions for the cloud. The Cisco MDS 9706 switch is designed to meet the performance and scalability needs of the most demanding SANs today and well into the future, while also lowering TCO. It offers:
Integrated analytics on 32G module
The Cisco MDS 9710 Multilayer director consists of 16Gb Fibre channel module which provides 2/4/8/10/16Gbps Fibre channel speeds, 10/40Gbps FCoE module and 10/24 SAN extension modules provides high speed extension across long distance.
This multi-speed architecture of MDS 9700 switch enables seamless transition to 32G Fibre Channel within the same chassis in the data center additionally the MDS 9700 directors provides readiness for future protocols evolution like NVMe over Fibre Channel. FCoE ports support transport of iSCSI as well as NVMe traffic over the same shared network.
The Cisco MDS 9718 Multilayer Director provides superior performance, scalability, multiprotocol convergence, and enterprise-grade availability in your data center SAN. Our newest director offers the industry’s highest port density with 768 line-rate 32Gbps Fibre Channel ports and NVMe over Fibre Channel support.
Bye using the 9718 director, you can easily connect a Cisco MDS-based SAN infrastructure to large converged networks with multihop FCoE. The operating system and management interface are the same as all other Cisco data center switches. The MDS 9718 meets the stringent requirements of large virtualized storage environments by empowering from following features:
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Mainframe package license for 1 MDS9700 switch
E-delivery Enterprise package license for 1 MDS9700 switch
E-delivery Mainframe package license for 1 MDS9700 switch
SAN Analytics solution license for MDS9700 3 year
SAN Analytics Switch based M97 3yr
Cisco IOA License for 24/10 Module on MDS 9700
Cisco IOA License pack for 24/10 module for MDS 9700
SAN Analytics solution license for MDS9700 5 year
MDS 9710 Bundle Config Chassis Sup-1 3 Fab-1 6 PS AC 3K 4 Modules 16G SFP+ Licenses Enterprise
MDS 9710 Bundle Config Chassis Sup-1 3 Fab-1 6 PS AC 3K 4 Modules 8G SFP+ Licenses Enterprise
MDS 9700 DCNM, Device Embeded Bulk License ? Restriced Use
MDS 9700 Enterprise Bulk License ? Restriced Use
E-Delivery DCNM for SAN License for MDS 9700
DCNM for SAN Adv. License for MDS 9700 Server-Based
Enterprise Package License for 1 MDS9700 Switch