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Product Line: Cisco DS-X9448-768K9
Product Type: Switch
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Product Description

The Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 is a high-density line card for the Cisco MDS 9000 Series Switches. It provides advanced storage networking capabilities for data centers and cloud environments. With 48 ports of 16 Gbps Fibre Channel, the DS-X9448-768K9 offers high-speed connectivity for storage systems.

Key Feature for the DS-X9448-768K9

1. Ports: 48 x 16 Gbps Fibre Channel 
2. Buffer Credits: 768 per port 
3. Switching Capacity: 768 Gbps 
4. Latency: 700 nanoseconds 
5. Jumbo Frame Support: 9216 bytes 
6. Hot-swappable: Yes

Product Review

The Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 is a high-performance module for the Cisco MDS 9000 Series switches. With a switching capacity of 768 Gbps and 48 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports, it delivers high-density and high-bandwidth connectivity for enterprise-level data centers. Its hot-swappable design and support for Cisco's Virtual Output Queueing technology add to its reliability and performance. Overall, the Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 is a robust and efficient hardware solution for demanding networking environments.


Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 is an enterprise-grade, modular core switch designed to deliver high performance at the industry's lowest power and space requirements. This switch offers advanced features and functionality that quickly adapt to meet the ever-increasing demands of the data center. Key hardware features include 48 fixed ten Gigabit Ethernet ports, 4 QSFP+ ports, 8 QSFP/SFP+ Combo ports, 768 GB DRAM and 10G 512MB Flash. In addition to providing up to 480 Gbps non-blocking throughput, the Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 incorporates Layer 2 standards such as ARP, PPP, IGMP, Snooping, VLANs, and Spanning Tree Protocol. The Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 also offers powerful security features with support for IPv4 and IPv6 routing, access control lists (ACLs) using traffic classifiers, RADIUS and TACACs+. With its robust Layer 2/3 feature set, the Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 can help improve network scalability and performance while simultaneously reducing cost. The device also provides intelligent services capable of enabling small remote branch offices with enhanced data protection capabilities and keeping critical applications running without interruption. It also supports Quality of Service (QoS) as well as Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS). This allows administrators to prioritize time-sensitive traffic and reduce latency in their networks. Finally, the Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 comes with resilient software features for efficient management that help maximize uptime. The switch offers Flexible Data Center Bridging (FDB), link aggregation control protocol (LACP), Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP) for multi-layered networks, Private VLANs for secure segmentation of traffic, Network Admission Control (NAC), multi-site management and other technologies that help IT departments respond quickly to changes in the data center infrastructure. The Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 provides businesses with an efficient high density solution that is ideal for enterprise networks requiring increased throughput and density while minimizing power consumption. With its low power consumption and space requirements, the Cisco DS-X9448-768K9 is a cost-effective solution for businesses seeking a reliable data center switch able to handle heavy traffic without sacrificing stability.

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