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Product Line: Cisco Nexus Series
Product Type: Network Switch
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Product Description

The Cisco N5K-C5020P-BF is a high-performance network switch designed for large enterprise data centers. It features 20 fixed 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports and 2 expansion slots that can support up to 6 additional 10 Gigabit Ethernet or 2/4/8 Gigabit Fibre Channel ports. The switch has a switching capacity of up to 1.28 terabits per second and supports advanced features such as virtual PortChannel, FabricPath, and Overlay Transport Virtualization (OTV). It also features a compact form factor that can be mounted in a standard 19-inch rack.

Key Feature for the N5KC5020PBF

1. Switching capacity: Up to 1.28 Tbps 
2. Forwarding rate: Up to 960 million packets per second 
3. Fixed 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports: 20 
4. Expansion slots: 2 
5. Supported expansion modules: 10 Gigabit Ethernet, 2/4/8 Gigabit Fibre Channel 
6. Form factor: Rack-mountable

Product Review

The Cisco Nexus N5KC5020PBF is a high-performance switch with a compact form factor designed for use in data center networks. It has 20 fixed ports with support for both 10 Gigabit Ethernet and 1 Gigabit Ethernet, and offers a range of advanced features such as virtualization, quality of service, and advanced security. Its unique feature is the support for Cisco's FabricPath technology, which allows for efficient and scalable Layer 2 network virtualization.


The Cisco Nexus N5K-C5020P-BF is a high-performance switch designed for use in data center environments. It features 20 fixed 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports with support for copper and fiber connections, providing high-speed connectivity for multiple devices and supporting bandwidth-intensive applications. The switch is built with Cisco's advanced technology, enabling businesses to easily manage and scale their networks. It supports advanced Quality of Service (QoS) features, allowing businesses to prioritize critical applications and ensure high-quality user experiences. The N5K-C5020P-BF is designed with a switching capacity of up to 1.28 Tbps, enabling it to handle heavy network traffic and bandwidth-intensive applications. It also supports advanced security features, including Access Control Lists (ACLs), 802.1X authentication, and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption. In terms of management, the switch supports Cisco's web-based graphical user interface (GUI) and command-line interface (CLI). It also supports Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), allowing it to be easily integrated into existing network management systems. The N5K-C5020P-BF is built with advanced energy-saving features, including Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) and automatic power-saving mode. These features help to reduce power consumption and minimize the environmental impact of the switch. Overall, the Cisco Nexus N5K-C5020P-BF is a high-performance and reliable switch that is suitable for data center environments. Its advanced features, including QoS, security, and energy-saving capabilities, make it a robust and efficient choice for network management.

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