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Product Line: Cisco Nexus 3172TQ-10GT
Product Type: Switch
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Product Description

The Cisco Nexus 3172TQ-10GT switch is a high-performance, low-latency, 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10G) switch designed for data center applications. It supports 48 10GBASE-T copper ports and 6 QSFP+ ports, which can be used to connect to other switches, servers, or storage devices. It has a switching capacity of up to 1.44 Tbps, and a forwarding rate of up to 1.08 Bpps. The switch is also highly programmable and can be managed using Cisco's NX-OS software, which provides advanced features such as virtualization, automation, and analytics.

Key Feature for the N3K-C3172TQ-10GT

1. 48 10GBASE-T ports and 6 QSFP+ ports
2. Switching capacity of up to 1.44 Tbps
3. Forwarding rate of up to 1.08 Bpps
4. Low-latency design for high-performance data center applications
5. Highly programmable and manageable with Cisco NX-OS software
6. Energy-efficient design with support for Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE)

Product Review

This Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-10GT Switch offers a range of features for enhanced network performance. It has 24 SFP+ ports and four 10 Gigabit Ethernet uplinks, allowing for improved network speeds. It also boasts an impressive set of security options, including SGT/SGACL, 802.1x, port hardening and secure boot. This combination of features allows users to benefit from a secure and reliable network while leveraging increased performance capabilities. The Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-10GT is an ideal option for those looking for advanced security combined with blazing fast speeds.


The Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-10GT is a top-of-the-line enterprise-grade switching device designed to support a wide range of applications in harsh, rugged environments. The N3K-C3172TQ-10GT is equipped with twenty-four 10 GbE each ports and four 40GbE QSFP+ ports to provide up to 90 Gbps of non-blocking switching power as well as up to 960 Gbps of bi-directional bandwidth. Additionally, each port supports auto negotiation of speed and full duplex operation. The N3K-C3172TQ-10GT has a maximum latency of 550 nanoseconds and supports a maximum number of simultaneous connections exceeding 320,000. Additionally, the N3K-C3172TQ-10GT features redundant fans and power supplies, allowing for continuous operation in heavy workloads. Furthermore, the device is powered by Cisco’s proprietary IOS XE operating system, which provides access to a wide range of features including but not limited to Packet Over SONET (POS) and Power over Ethernet (PoE). In addition to performance specifications, the N3K-C3172TQ-10GT sports several other features including two hot swappable fan trays with dual fans per tray, sixteen LEDs on the front panel for status indication, one RJ45 serial console port as well as an RJ45 out-of-band Management port. With regard to power requirements, the device can accommodate voltages ranging between 100VAC and 240VAC at 50/60HZ. Moreover, the N3K-C3172TQ-10GT has an extensive range of environmental specifications including an operating temperature range from 0 to 40 degrees Celsius (32F to 104F). Moreover, it has been tested for compliance with NEBS Level 3, FCC Class A and UL 60950 as well as RoHS 6 Compliant. Overall, the Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-10GT is an industry leading enterprise grade switch capable of meeting the switching demands for even the most demanding applications. With twenty four 10 gigabit ports, four 40 gigabit ports and up to ninety gigabits of non blocking throughput the N3K C3172TQ 10GT can easily handle the most demanding workloads without fail.

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