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Product Line: Brocade BR-VDX6730-24-F Switch
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $414.00
Original price
$0.00 - $414.00
Current price $414.00
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Product Description

The BR-VDX6730-24-F Brocade features 24P SFP+AC ports with a switching capacity of 480 Gbps and supports up to 4096 VLANs. It includes two hot-swappable load-sharing AC power supplies with front-to-back airflow direction, ensuring optimal cooling and power efficiency. The device operates within a temperature range of 0°C to 40°C, supports a maximum jumbo frame size of 9208 bytes, and offers a MAC address table size of 32,000, with a latency of 600 nanoseconds within 10-port groups.

Key Feature for the BR-VDX6730-24-F

  • What is the input voltage range for the 24P SFP+AC?
    The input voltage range is 100 V to 240 V ~5 A to 2.5 A.
  • How many network ports does the device have?
    The device features 16x 10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ network ports.
  • Does the 24P SFP+AC support out-of-band management?
    Yes, it includes 1x Out of Band Management port.
  • What firmware version is the 24P SFP+AC running?
    It runs on Brocade Network OS.
  • Can you describe the airflow direction and fan modules for the device?
    The airflow direction is front-to-back, with N+1 redundant fan modules integrated into the power supplies.
  • What are the included power supplies for the 24P SFP+AC?
    It includes 2x Hot Swappable Load Sharing AC Power Supply Units.
  • What is the switching capacity of the device?
    The switching capacity is 480 Gbps.
  • What is the MAC Address Table Size of the 24P SFP+AC?
    The MAC Address Table Size is 32,000.
  • What are the operating temperature ranges for the 24P SFP+AC?
    The operating temperature range is 0°C to 40°C, with non-operating and storage temperatures between −25°C to 70°C.
  • What is the maximum VLAN support and jumbo frame size for the 24P SFP+AC?
    It supports a maximum of 4096 VLANs and a jumbo frame size of 9208 bytes.

Product Review

The Brocade BR-VDX6730-24-F excels in its switching capacity of 480 Gbps and support for up to 4096 VLANs, catering to high-performance networking demands. Its dual hot-swappable power supplies and N+1 redundant fan modules enhance system reliability and uptime. However, the limitation to 16x 10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ ports may restrict connectivity options in densely packed environments, despite its comprehensive airflow and temperature management capabilities.


The Brocade BR-VDX6730-24-F is designed to meet the demands of modern data centers with its comprehensive hardware specifications. This switch offers 24 SFP+ ports, supporting 10 Gigabit Ethernet connections, ensuring high-speed networking capabilities vital for efficient data transfer and communication between devices. It operates efficiently across a wide range of power inputs from 100 V to 240 V, adjusting between ~5 A to 2.5 A, making it adaptable to various power supplies and reducing power consumption concerns. Key hardware features include: - Non-port side exhaust airflow, which optimizes cooling and enhances the reliability of the system by maintaining a consistent operational temperature. - Dual hot-swappable load-sharing AC power supply units, ensuring uninterrupted operation and immediate power redundancy in case one unit fails. - N+1 redundant fan modules integrated into the power supplies, providing additional reliability and maintaining optimal temperature for the switch's components. The switch is equipped with 16x 10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ network ports, one out-of-band management port, and one remote lights-out management RJ-45 port, along with a USB port for local storage and firmware upgrades. The Brocade Network OS firmware that runs on this device offers a stable and secure operating environment, tailored to support the high demands of enterprise networking. Notably, the BR-VDX6730-24-F boasts a switching capacity of 480 Gbps and a MAC address table size of 32,000, efficiently handling large volumes of data with minimal latency. The device achieves a low latency rate of 600 nanoseconds within 10-port groups, facilitating rapid data processing and transfer speeds that are essential for time-sensitive applications. This switch also supports up to 4096 VLANs and jumbo frames of up to 9208 bytes, enabling flexible network segmentation and efficient handling of large data packets, which is crucial for optimizing network performance. For environmental adaptability, the BR-VDX6730-24-F operates within a temperature range of 0°C to 40°C and can be stored in conditions ranging from −25°C to 70°C. Its humidity tolerance ranges from 10% to 85% for operating conditions and 10% to 90% for non-operating or storage conditions, ensuring the switch's resilience in varying environmental conditions. Moreover, it is capable of operating at altitudes up to 3000 meters, making it suitable for deployment in a wide array of geographical locations. Included with the switch are rack mounts for easy installation in a standard 1-RU space, simplifying the setup process in data center racks and saving valuable space. In summary, the Brocade BR-VDX6730-24-F is a versatile and efficient networking switch designed for organizations seeking reliable, high-speed networking solutions. Its comprehensive feature set ensures it can meet the rigorous demands of modern data centers, providing a solid foundation for any enterprise network.


Product NumberBrocade BR-VDX6730-24-F
Port Configuration24 SFP+ Ports with AC Power Supply
Power Requirements100V to 240V AC, 5A to 2.5A
Airflow PatternExhaust from the non-port side
Ethernet Ports16 x 10GbE SFP+
Management Interfaces1 x Out-of-Band Management, 1 x RJ-45 for Lights Out Management, 1 x USB Port
Operating SystemBrocade Network OS
Cooling RedundancyN+1 Redundant Fan Modules within Power Units
Cooling DirectionFront-to-Back
Power UnitsTwo Hot-Pluggable AC Power Supply Units with Load Sharing
Throughput Capacity480 Gigabits per Second
MAC Address Capacity32,000 Entries
Port-to-Port Latency600ns for groups of up to 10 ports
Mounting Option1-Rack Unit Mounts Included
Minimum Operating Temperature0°C
Maximum Operating Temperature40°C
Storage Temperature Range−25°C to 70°C
Operational Humidity Range10% to 85%, non-condensing
Storage Humidity Range10% to 90%, non-condensing
Maximum Operating AltitudeUp to 3000m
Storage Altitude LimitUp to 12km
VLAN CapacityUp to 4096 VLANs
Supported Jumbo FrameUp to 9208 Bytes

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