HP DS-HP-FC-K9 Networking Switch Fabric 12 Port
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DS-HP-FC-K9 HP Cisco MDS 9124e 12port Fabric Switch For Refurbished

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Short Description:
DS-HP-FC-K9 HP Cisco MDS 9124e 12port Fabric Switch For Bladesystem C-Class. Refurbished.
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Introduction to HP Cisco MDS 9124e

The DS-HP-FC-K9 HP Cisco MDS 9124e 12port Fabric Switch is a high-performance storage area network (SAN) switch designed for data centers and other enterprise-level environments. The MDS 9124e provides 12 Fibre Channel ports and supports high-speed data transfer rates of up to 8 Gbps. This switch is designed to be flexible and scalable, allowing for easy expansion as data center requirements change.

The MDS 9124e is equipped with advanced features that help ensure reliability, security, and ease of use. For example, it supports automated configuration and management, and it includes advanced data protection features such as multipath I/O and storage-failover capabilities. The switch also has built-in security features, such as support for Fibre Channel Security Protocol (FC-SP), which helps prevent unauthorized access to storage devices and data.

In addition to its advanced features, the MDS 9124e is designed for energy efficiency and low power consumption, making it a cost-effective choice for data centers and other IT environments. Overall, the HP Cisco MDS 9124e 12port Fabric Switch is a powerful and flexible solution for data center storage networking that can help organizations meet the growing demands of their data-intensive applications.

Fabric Switching and Management

DS-HP-FC-K9 HP Cisco MDS 9124e 12port Fabric Switch is a high-performance network switch designed for use in data centers and storage area networks (SANs). This fabric switch is part of the HP Cisco MDS 9000 series, which is known for its reliability and scalability.

The 12port Fabric Switch offers high-speed connectivity, making it suitable for use in high-bandwidth applications such as video streaming and large data transfers. The switch has a Fibre Channel (FC) interface, which is commonly used in SANs, providing a fast and reliable way to connect storage devices to servers.

The Fabric Switching and Management feature provides a centralized way to manage the switch and its connected devices. This means that administrators can monitor and configure the switch from a single location, making it easier to manage the network and keep it running smoothly.

With the Fabric Switching and Management feature, the switch can dynamically allocate resources and allocate bandwidth based on demand. This helps to improve network performance by reducing congestion and ensuring that data is transmitted quickly and efficiently.

In conclusion, the DS-HP-FC-K9 HP Cisco MDS 9124e 12port Fabric Switch is a high-performance, reliable, and scalable switch that is ideal for use in data centers and SANs. Its Fabric Switching and Management feature provides centralized management and efficient resource allocation, making it an ideal choice for businesses that require fast and reliable network connectivity.

Connectivity and Scalability

The DS-HP-FC-K9 HP Cisco MDS 9124e 12port Fabric Switch is a high-performance, scalable and reliable storage area network (SAN) solution designed for data centers and enterprise environments. The switch offers connectivity and scalability through its 12 ports that support 8-Gbps Fibre Channel (FC) speeds, enabling organizations to consolidate their storage and network environments while ensuring fast data transfer speeds.

The switch is built with advanced hardware and software features, such as hardware-based Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) and integrated switch fabric architecture. These features allow the switch to provide robust and secure connectivity to both FC and FCoE devices, as well as support for high-availability clustering and virtualization technologies. The switch also supports multiple storage protocols, including FC, FCoE, iSCSI, and NAS, making it easy to integrate into existing storage environments.

Additionally, the switch is highly scalable, allowing organizations to add additional ports as needed to meet changing storage requirements. The switch also supports the Cisco Fabric Manager and Fabric Manager eXtensible Markup Language (XML) API, which enables organizations to manage their storage networks remotely and automate routine tasks for increased efficiency.

General Information

  • Device Type : Switch - 12 Ports
  • Enclosure Type : Rack-Mountable


  • Ports Qty : 12
  • Data Link Protocol : 4gb Fibre Channel
  • Fibre Channel : Fc-Al, Fc-Al-2, Fc-Bb, Fc-Fg, Fc-Fla, Fc-Fs, Fc-Gs-2, Fc-Gs-3, Fc-Mi, Fc-Ph, Fc-Ph-2, Fc-Ph-3, Fc-Pi, Fc-Plda, Fc-Sb-2, Fc-Sw-2, Fc-Tape, Fc-Vi, Fcp, Fcp-2
  • Remote Management Protocol : Rmon, Snmp 3
  • Connectivity Technology : Wired

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Expansion Slots Total (Free) : 4 ( 2 ) X Sfp (Mini-Gbic)
  • Interfaces : 1 X Management - Console
Product Condition:
Warranty provided by ALLHDD.COM:
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