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Manufacturer: Brocade
Product ID: BR-48000-R0001-A
Product Description: SilkWorm 48000 Director Switch - 4Gb Fibre Channel + 64 x SFP (empty) - 14U external
Shipping: Typically ships within 2-3 days
Warranty: Lifetime Warranty
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Pre-owned, used and refurbished Brocade BR-48000-R0001-A

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General Information
Manufacturer: Brocade
Product ID: BR-48000-R0001-A
Product Description: SilkWorm 48000 Director Switch - 4Gb Fibre Channel + 64 x SFP (empty) - 14U external
Product Type: Fibre Channel Switch
Marketing Information

With industry-leading 4, 8, and 10 Gbit/sec Fibre Channel and FICON performance, the Brocade 48000 provides high availability, multiprotocol connectivity, and broad investment protection for Brocade Fabric OS and Brocade M-Enterprise OS (M-EOS) fabrics. It scales non-disruptively from 32 to as many as 384 concurrently active 4 or 8 Gbit/sec full-duplex ports in a single domain. The Brocade 48000 also provides industry-leading power and cooling efficiency, helping to reduce the total cost of ownership. In addition, it supports blades for Fibre Channel Routing, FCIP SAN extension, and iSCSI, and is designed to support a wide range of fabric-based applications.

Number of Fibre Channel Ports: 64
Fiber Channel Port Type: FL_Port
Management Port: Yes
Media & Performance
Data Transfer Rate: 4.25 Gbit/s
I/O Expansions
Expansion Slot Type: SFP
Number of SFP Slots: 64
Management & Protocols
Manageable: Yes
  • EFCM
  • SNMP
  • Telnet
Physical Characteristics
Compatible Rack Unit: 14U
Form Factor: Floor Standing
Height: 24.1"
Width: 17.2"
Depth: 29.2"
Additional Information:

Data traffic types: Fabric switches supporting unicast, multicast (255 groups), and broadcast

Compatibility: Supported Operating Systems:
  • AIX
  • i5/OS
  • Linux
  • HP-UX
  • Solaris
  • Windows
Certifications & Standards:
  • Korea: RRL
  • Russia: GOST
  • Japan: IEC60950 VCCI Class AITE
  • Canada: CSA 60950 ICES 003 Class A
  • International: IEC 60950 CISPR 22 Class A
  • Australia/New Zealand: AS/NZS 3548 Class A
  • United States: UL 60950 FCC Part 15 Class A
  • European Community: EN60950 TUV, NEMKO EN55022 Level A EN55024

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