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by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco Nexus
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $9,909.00
Original price
$0.00 - $9,909.00
Current price $9,909.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-32T is a switch in the Nexus 3000 series designed for data centers. It features 32 1/10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ ports and 4 40 Gigabit Ethernet QSFP+ uplink ports. The switch is equipped with a Cisco NX-OS operating system and offers excellent network performance and security. It is a cost-effective solution for organizations looking to upgrade their data center infrastructure.

Key Feature for the N3K-C3172TQ-32T

1. 32 1/10 Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ ports
2. 4 40 Gigabit Ethernet QSFP+ uplink ports
3. Cisco NX-OS operating system
4. Data center class performance
5. Advanced security features
6. Energy-efficient design

Product Review

The Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-32T is a high-performance data center switch designed for large-scale, high-density environments. It features 48 10GBASE-T ports and 6 QSFP+ ports, supporting up to 32 40 Gigabit Ethernet connections. Its unique hardware capabilities include support for advanced features such as Cisco's ACI and VXLAN, making it a versatile and flexible choice for modern data centers.


The Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-32T is a highly advanced and reliable data center switch that is designed to meet the needs of modern enterprise networks. It offers a high-density, low-latency solution that is ideal for demanding applications such as cloud computing, virtualization, and big data analytics. This switch features 48 10-Gigabit Ethernet ports and 6 40-Gigabit Ethernet ports, offering a total of 320 Gbps of switching capacity. It also includes 32MB of buffer memory, allowing for smooth and efficient data transfer. The N3K-C3172TQ-32T supports a wide range of network protocols, including Ethernet, Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), and Data Center Bridging (DCB), making it a highly versatile solution for data center networking. It also features Cisco's NX-OS operating system, which provides advanced features such as virtual PortChannels (vPCs) and FabricPath for improved scalability and flexibility. In terms of power consumption, the N3K-C3172TQ-32T is highly efficient, with a typical power consumption of 450 watts. It also features hot-swappable fans and power supplies for easy maintenance and upgrades. The switch's hardware specifications are impressive, with a forwarding rate of up to 1.44 billion packets per second (BPPS) and a maximum packet size of 9216 bytes. It also supports advanced features such as Quality of Service (QoS) and Access Control Lists (ACLs) for improved traffic management and security. Overall, the Cisco N3K-C3172TQ-32T is a powerful and reliable data center switch that offers advanced features and capabilities. Its high-density design, low-latency performance, and support for a wide range of network protocols make it an ideal choice for enterprise networks that require high-performance, scalable, and flexible data center solutions.

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