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Product Line: Cisco 40-Gigabit Ethernet Switching
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $5,332.00
Original price
$0.00 - $5,332.00
Current price $5,332.00
Title: Surplus

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Product Description

The 40X10GE-WLO Cisco line card features 40 ports of 10 GbE, ensuring high-density and high-speed connectivity. It is designed for both the Enhanced and Legacy Cisco CRS Line-Card Chassis, supporting 400-Gbps and 200-Gbps modes, respectively, and requires Cisco IOS XR Software Release 5.1.1 or later. This card offers 400 Gbps line-rate throughput, online insertion and removal support, and is managed through various interfaces including Cisco IOS XR CLI, SNMP, XML, CWI, and Cisco ANA.

Key Feature for the 40X10GE-WLO

  • Q: What is the number of ports available on this device?
  • A: The device has 40 ports.
  • Q: Can you detail the port type for this hardware?
  • A: The port type is 10 GbE.
  • Q: Is the device compatible with any chassis?
  • A: Yes, it is compatible with the Enhanced Cisco CRS Line-Card Chassis in 400-Gbps mode and the Legacy Cisco CRS Line-Card Chassis in 200-Gbps mode.
  • Q: What software version does this hardware require?
  • A: It requires Cisco IOS XR Software Release 5.1.1 or later.
  • Q: What performance throughput can be expected?
  • A: The device delivers 400 Gbps line-rate throughput.
  • Q: Does it support online insertion and removal?
  • A: Yes, online insertion and removal are supported.
  • Q: What are the network management options available?
  • A: Network management can be performed via Cisco IOS XR Software CLI, SNMP, XML Interface, CWI, and Cisco ANA.
  • Q: How many slots does this device occupy in a Cisco CRS Chassis?
  • A: It occupies one half slot.
  • Q: What are the power requirements?
  • A: It requires less than 110W in 400-Gbps mode and less than 80W in 200-Gbps mode.
  • Q: What are the operating temperature ranges?
  • A: Operating temperature ranges from 5 °C to 40 °C, with short-term operation from -5 °C to 50 °C.

Product Review

The Cisco 40X10GE-WLO module supports a high-density configuration with 40 ports of 10 GbE, optimizing space and efficiency in data centers. Its compatibility with both Enhanced and Legacy Cisco CRS Chassis and support for Cisco IOS XR Software Release 5.1.1 or later offers flexibility in deployment and scalability for network growth. However, the module's operational temperature and humidity range require a controlled environment to maintain optimal performance, which might limit its deployment in harsher conditions.


The Cisco 40X10GE-WLO module is designed to meet the demands of high-speed data centers and network core deployments, offering a blend of high-density 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) connectivity and exceptional performance. This module features 40 ports of 10 GbE, ensuring ample connectivity for a variety of networking requirements. It is engineered for compatibility with both the Enhanced Cisco CRS Line-Card Chassis in 400-Gbps mode and the Legacy Cisco CRS Line-Card Chassis in 200-Gbps mode, providing flexible deployment options. Performance is a key focus of the Cisco 40X10GE-WLO, with support for 400 Gbps line-rate throughput when operated in a 400-Gbps chassis configuration. This high throughput capability ensures that data flows efficiently through the network without bottlenecks, supporting critical applications and services. The module's support for Online Insertion and Removal (OIR) enhances its reliability and serviceability by allowing for upgrades and replacements without disrupting network operations. Network management on the Cisco 40X10GE-WLO is facilitated through a variety of interfaces including the Cisco IOS XR Software Command-Line Interface (CLI), Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), Extensible Markup Language (XML) Interface, CraftWorks Interface (CWI), and Cisco Active Network Abstraction (ANA). These management options provide network administrators with the flexibility to choose the most suitable tool for their operational needs, ensuring efficient and effective network management. The hardware specifications of the Cisco 40X10GE-WLO are designed with efficiency and reliability in mind. It occupies one half slot in a Cisco CRS Chassis, making it a compact solution that maximizes chassis utilization. The dimensions of the module are 20.6 inches in height, 11.2 inches in depth, and 1.8 inches in width, with a weight of 7.85 lbs. This compact form factor is complemented by its power efficiency, consuming less than 110W in 400-Gbps mode and less than 80W in 200-Gbps mode. - Software compatibility is ensured with Cisco IOS XR Software Release 5.1.1 or later, allowing for integration into existing network infrastructures with minimal disruption. - The operating temperature range is from 5 °C to 40 °C, with storage temperatures ranging from -40 °C to 70 °C, ensuring reliability across a variety of environmental conditions. - Humidity tolerance ranges from 5% to 85% for normal operations, with short-term humidity tolerance from 5% to 90%, accommodating varying climatic conditions. In summary, the Cisco 40X10GE-WLO module is a high-performance, high-density 10 GbE networking solution designed for modern data centers and core network applications. Its compatibility with Cisco CRS Chassis, support for high throughput, flexible network management options, and efficient design make it a valuable component for organizations looking to enhance their network infrastructure.


Part Number and ManufacturerCisco 40X10GE-WLO
Ports Quantity40
Type of Ports10 Gigabit Ethernet
Chassis SupportSupports Enhanced Cisco CRS Line-Card Chassis (400-Gbps Mode) and Legacy Cisco CRS Line-Card Chassis (200-Gbps Mode)
Software RequirementRequires Cisco IOS XR Software Version 5.1.1 or newer
Data Throughput400 Gbps full-duplex
Management InterfacesSupported: Cisco IOS XR CLI, SNMP, XML, CWI, Cisco ANA
Slot RequirementOccupies half a slot within a Cisco CRS Chassis
Dimensions (H x D x W)20.6 x 11.2 x 1.8 inches
Unit Weight7.85 pounds
Power ConsumptionUp to 110W (400-Gbps Mode), Up to 80W (200-Gbps Mode)
Operational Temperature Range5 to 40 °C
Storage Temperature Range-40 to 70 °C
Operational Humidity Range5% to 85%
Normal Humidity Range5% to 85%
Extreme Operating Temperature Range-5 to 50 °C
Short-Term Humidity Range5% to 90%

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