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Product Line: Brocade CR4S8
Product Type: Switch
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Product Description

The Brocade CR4S8 is a high-performance and scalable switch that provides exceptional network agility and simplified management for modern data centers. With its 32 100Gbps QSFP28 ports, the switch enables easy connectivity for a wide range of applications and workloads. The CR4S8 supports a range of advanced features such as automation, network virtualization, and analytics, making it an ideal solution for demanding environments.

Key Feature for the CR4S8

1. 32 QSFP28 ports for 100Gbps connectivity
2. Supports OpenFlow 1.3 for software-defined networking
3. Advanced automation capabilities with RESTful APIs
4. Network virtualization support for improved scalability
5. Traffic analysis and monitoring with sFlow and NetFlow support
6. Dual hot-swappable power supplies for high availability

Product Review

1. The Brocade CR4S8 is a unique hardware solution that delivers 8-port 1/10/25G Ethernet and Fibre Channel SAN connectivity. It provides high-performance, integrated storage networking capabilities with enhanced reliability and scalability. Its 16 Gbps of throughput makes the Brocade CR4S8 a standout choice for high-end servers that require reliable, high-performance dedicated storage networking.2. The Brocade CR4S8 is a great choice for customers looking for high performance and scalability in their storage networks. Its ability to handle up to 16 Gbps of throughput makes it ideal for heavy-duty servers where performance is critical. Additionally, its reliability, scalability and robust support make it a great long-term investment.3. The Brocade CR4S8 has the unique ability to provide both Ethernet and Fibre Channel SAN connectivity through the same unit. With 16Gbps of throughput and integrated storage networking capabilities, the Brocade CR4S8 is an ideal solution for customers looking to consolidate their storage networks into a single unit. Its sophisticated features and powerful capabilities make it a great choice for many varied applications.


The Brocade CR4S8 is a high-performance, 4-port 8 Gbps Fibre Channel (FC) switch module designed for use in Brocade SAN switches. The module provides a high-speed, low-latency fabric interconnect for storage area networks (SANs), allowing multiple devices to access shared storage resources. The CR4S8 supports up to four 8 Gbps FC ports, each of which provides full duplex data transfer rates of up to 8 Gbps. The module also supports advanced features such as Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) and Brocade Inter-Switch Link (ISL) trunking, which allows multiple links to be aggregated into a single logical link for increased bandwidth and resilience. The CR4S8 is a hot-swappable module, which allows it to be installed or removed from a Brocade SAN switch without disrupting other devices on the network. The module is also fully compatible with other Brocade SAN switches and FC devices, making it easy to integrate into existing SAN infrastructures. The module is built to the highest quality standards, with high-quality components and rigorous testing to ensure reliable performance. It is fully compliant with industry standards, including Fibre Channel standards such as FC-PI-4 and FC-BB-5, and is designed to work seamlessly with other Brocade SAN switches and devices. Overall, the Brocade CR4S8 is a high-performance, reliable FC switch module that provides fast, low-latency connectivity for SANs. Its high-speed data transfer rates, advanced features, hot-swappable installation, and compatibility with industry standards make it an excellent choice for data center and storage networking applications.

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