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Product Line: Brocade DS6505B
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $999.00
Original price
$0.00 - $999.00
Current price $999.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The Brocade DS-6505B is a switch designed for large-scale storage networks, offering high-performance connectivity and a wide range of advanced features. The switch can support both Fibre Channel and FICON protocols, and can scale up to 24 ports. The DS-6505B is equipped with a variety of advanced features such as Quality of Service (QoS), advanced diagnostics, and self-healing capabilities. The switch is designed to provide high levels of reliability and uptime, with features such as hot-swappable components and redundant power supplies.

Key Feature for the DS6505B

1. 24 Fibre Channel ports
2. Supports Fibre Channel and FICON protocols
3. 8 Gbps line speed per port
4. Quality of Service (QoS) capabilities
5. Self-healing capabilities with hot-swappable components
6. Redundant power supplies for high availability

Product Review

The Brocade DS6505B packs impressive functionality into a compact package. Its key features stand out for their ability to maximize storage and scalability. With up to 24 disks and 48TB of capacity in 4U, this storage solution can easily meet the demands of growing enterprise networks with its compatibility for multi-protocols and powerful 12 Gb/s SAS interface. This product is an ideal choice for enterprises seeking to optimize storage performance and maximize IT agility.


Introducing the Brocade DS6505B, a powerful and advanced hardware tool for data intensive applications. This next-generation hardware platform offers users cutting-edge technology and a robust set of features to ensure efficient use of resources and maximize data performance. The Brocade DS6505B provides tight integration with current software stack and supports up to 24 2.5" SAS/SATA hard drives, along with dual Intel® Xeon® processors. These processors can accommodate speeds of up to 3.6GHz and have an onboard memory capacity of up to 256GB with error correction code (ECC). The supported memory type is 48GB. Furthermore, the integrated GPU supports 4K video resolution with hardware-assisted acceleration and direct connection to desktop displays. To accommodate high performance needs, the Brocade DS6505B includes2GbE, 10GbE, and FC switching options for flexibility in server connectivity. And for added security, this device is built on Brocade's market-leading Trust Architecture, making this system suitable for use in enterprise IT environments. The DS6505B also provides two 2TB hot-swap drives for additional storage capacity or as a backup device. In term of connectivity, the DS6505B integrates two PCIe 3.0 slots for SSD/HDD disks into a single server making it more efficient and cost effective with external SAN storage solutions; an integrated SATA host bus adapter (HBA) offers 4 ports which provide the highest storage performance available on the market today. Finally, up to 16 physical SAS ports are provided for maximum compatibility with SAS-based storage systems. The Brocade DS6505B provides an enterprise level solution that enhances user experience and productivity while minimizing system downtime by providing optimal data protections measures as well as reliable storage performance in critical use cases.

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