Easy Integration and Management
The HPE Virtual Connect 16GB Fibre Channel Module Switch is designed to offer easy integration and management for your data center. This switch is part of the HPE Virtual Connect portfolio and is compatible with HPE C-class BladeSystem servers, making it an ideal choice for customers looking to simplify their data center network infrastructure.
One of the key benefits of the HPE Virtual Connect technology is that it enables administrators to manage network connections for their servers through a single, centralized interface. This eliminates the need to make changes to individual switches, reducing the time and effort required to manage the network.
Additionally, the switch supports HPE OneView, which is a powerful infrastructure management tool that helps administrators monitor and manage their data center network. With HPE OneView, administrators can automate and simplify many common network management tasks, such as firmware updates and network configuration changes.
Reliable and High-Performance
The HPE Virtual Connect 16GB Fibre Channel Module Switch is designed to provide reliable and high-performance network connectivity for your data center. With 24 ports, it offers ample capacity for connecting multiple servers to your storage area network (SAN).
The switch features a high-speed 16 GB Fibre Channel interface, which provides fast and reliable data transfer rates to support demanding applications and workloads. This makes it an ideal choice for data centers that require high bandwidth and low latency.
In addition, the switch is designed with reliability in mind. It features advanced error-correction and reliability technologies, such as automatic path failover and online diagnostics, to help ensure that your data center network remains up and running, even in the event of a switch or cable failure.
Moreover, the switch has a robust design that is engineered to meet the demanding requirements of a data center environment. It is built to be hot-swappable, so you can make hardware upgrades without disrupting your network. Additionally, it features redundant power supplies and fans to provide a high level of reliability and availability.
Fibre Channel Switch for Your Data Center
Choosing the right Fibre Channel switch for your data center is crucial to ensure that your network infrastructure can keep pace with the growing demands of your business. The HPE Virtual Connect 16GB Fibre Channel Module Switch is an excellent choice for data centers that require fast, reliable, and scalable network connectivity.
One of the key advantages of the switch is its compatibility with HPE C-class BladeSystem servers, which enables you to simplify your data center network infrastructure. With its 24 ports, the switch provides ample capacity to connect multiple servers to your storage area network (SAN), while its high-speed 16 GB Fibre Channel interface ensures fast and reliable data transfer rates.
The switch also offers easy integration and management with the HPE Virtual Connect technology, enabling administrators to manage network connections for their servers through a single, centralized interface. It is also compatible with HPE OneView, a powerful infrastructure management tool that simplifies many common network management tasks.
In addition, the switch is designed with reliability in mind, featuring advanced error-correction and reliability technologies to ensure that your data center network remains up and running even in the event of a switch or cable failure.
- Manufacturer: HPE
- MPN: 778720-B21
- Type: Networking
- Fiber Module Type: 24 Port
- SKU: 778720-B21
- Device Type : Switch - 24 Ports
- Enclosure Type : Plug-in Module
- Subtype : Fibre Channel
- Ports : 8 X 16GB Fibre Channel Sfp+ + 16 X 16GB Fibre Channel (downlink)
- Throughput : 128 GBPS ¦ Aggregate Bandwidth : 768 GBPS ¦ Fabric Latency : 700 Ns
- Capacity : Maximum Frame Size : 2148
- Fibre Channel : fc-al, Fc-al-2, Fc-fg, Fc-fla, Fc-gs, Fc-gs-2, Fc-gs-3, Fc-ph, Fc-ph-2, Fc-ph-3, Fc-vi
- Features : Auto-negotiation, Trunking, Full Duplex Mode
- Status Indicators : Port Status, Module Locator
Expansion / Connectivity
- Interfaces :
- 8 X 16GB Fibre Channel - Sfp+
- 16 X 16GB Fibre Channel - Internal
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