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Product Line: Cisco Nexus Series Switches
Product Type: N5K-C5696-M-BLNK
Original price $0.00 - Original price $172.00
Original price
$0.00 - $172.00
Current price $172.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The Cisco N5K-C5696-M-BLNK is a blank module designed for use with the Cisco Nexus 5600 series switches. It provides a convenient way to fill unused slots in the switch and improve the overall appearance of the system. The N5K-C5696-M-BLNK is easy to install and does not require any additional configuration.

Key Feature for the N5K-C5696-M-BLNK

1. Number of Ports: N/A
2. Dimensions (WxDxH): 16.9 x 23.5 x 1.7 inches
3. Supported Platforms: Cisco Nexus 5600 Series Switches
4. Weight: 7.5 pounds
5. Material: Steel
6. Color: Black

Product Review

The Cisco N5K-C5696-M-BLNK is a blank module designed to fit into the Nexus 5696Q switch. It is used to cover empty module slots in the switch chassis to maintain proper airflow and to prevent dust and debris from entering the chassis. The module is easy to install and helps improve the overall performance and longevity of the Nexus 5696Q switch.


The Cisco N5K-C5696-M-BLNK is a high-performance data center switch that is designed to meet the demands of modern enterprise applications. It boasts an impressive set of hardware specifications that make it a reliable and efficient option for businesses. The switch features a modular design that allows for easy expansion and customization. It supports up to 96 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports or 48 40 Gigabit Ethernet ports, providing plenty of bandwidth for high-speed data transfer. It also features four expansion slots for adding additional modules such as storage, virtualization, or routing capabilities. The N5K-C5696-M-BLNK is equipped with a powerful Intel Xeon quad-core processor and 16GB of memory, providing ample processing power for handling heavy workloads. It also includes redundant power supplies and fans, ensuring maximum uptime and reliability. Additionally, the switch supports a range of advanced features such as virtual PortChannel (vPC), FabricPath, and Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN), making it a flexible option for a variety of network architectures. Overall, the Cisco N5K-C5696-M-BLNK is an impressive data center switch with a wide range of hardware features that make it a reliable and efficient option for businesses of all sizes. Its modular design, powerful processor, and advanced features make it a versatile choice for modern enterprise applications.

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