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Product Line: Cisco Nexus
Product Type: Switch
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Product Description

The Cisco DS-C9396S-K9 is a high-performance, 9-slot modular switch from the Cisco Nexus series. It offers advanced features for data center networking, including 96 ports of 40 Gigabit Ethernet or 960 ports of 10 Gigabit Ethernet. With a flexible architecture, the DS-C9396S-K9 can support various deployment scenarios and provides scalability, resiliency, and performance to meet the demands of today's data center environments. Additionally, the switch supports various software features, such as Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) and Nexus 7000-series NX-OS.

Key Feature for the DS-C9396S-K9

1. 9-slot modular switch
2. Supports 96 ports of 40 Gigabit Ethernet or 960 ports of 10 Gigabit Ethernet
3. Advanced data center networking features
4. Flexible architecture for various deployment scenarios
5. Scalable, resilient, and high-performance
6. Supports Cisco ACI and Nexus 7000-series NX-OS

Product Review

The Cisco DS-C9396S-K9 is a powerful switch designed to provide high-speed connectivity for enterprise-level networks. It boasts a 96-port configuration, with support for up to 32 Gbps per port. Its unique features include hot-swappable power supplies and fans, as well as a modular design that allows for easy upgrades and scalability. Overall, the DS-C9396S-K9 is a reliable and versatile choice for businesses in need of robust networking capabilities.


Cisco DS-C9396S-K9 is a top-of-the-line, high-performance modular storage solution designed to meet the needs of data-intensive applications. Its feature set provides superior performance and scalability that meets the requirements of mission-critical applications. With its advanced engineering, exceptional storage potential and modular form factor, Cisco DS-C9396S-K9 is a powerful storage device for large and demanding storage environments. Cisco DS-C9396S-K9 features up to 96 terabytes (TB) of raw capacity. It accommodates direct data connections of up to 96 16GB Fibre Channel ports and 8 8/4 10GbE/40GbE ports that support a high degree of data throughput. It offers superior performance, with 450,000 sustained IOPS (input/output operations per second) and 20GB per second of sequential throughput. It is powered by dual Intel Xeon E5-2600 processors and can accommodate up to 20 2.5” SAS drives. In addition, it offers advanced storage replication capabilities, allowing users to replicate data both on-premises as well as off-site. In addition, it supports storage tiering with NFS and iSCSI protocols, allowing users to optimize performance by moving less frequently accessed data to lower tiers of cost effective storage. The Cisco DS-C9396S-K9 is designed for mission critical workloads such as data warehousing, analytics and business intelligence, providing superior availability options such as dual hot swappable components, redundant fans and power supplies, plus enterprise class service and support. It is also certified with VMware VAAI and HyperV Clustering for enhanced performance capabilities. Overall, the Cisco DS-C9396S-K9 is an ideal solution for enterprises requiring maximum scalability and performance from a single system. With 96TB of raw capacity, 450k IOPS and 20 GB/s throughput it is well suited for handling the most demanding workloads at a superior performance level. The added features of advanced replication, tiered storage options, hot swappable components and enterprise grade service ensure unparalleled reliability under any circumstances. Furthermore its modular design makes it future proof so it can grow with the changing needs of your business without requiring hardware replacement or upgrades.

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