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Product Line: Cisco Nexus 7700 Series
Product Type: Fabric Module
Original price $0.00 - Original price $509.00
Original price
$0.00 - $509.00
Current price $509.00
Title: Used

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Product Description

The N77-C7710-FAB-2 is a Cisco Nexus 7700 series fabric-2 module designed for high-performance networking, offering a 220 Gbps performance per slot and an aggregate performance of 1.32 Tbps across six modules. It supports OIR (Online Insertion and Removal), operates within a temperature range of 0 °C to 40 °C, and is compatible with Cisco NX-OS Software Release 6.2.2 or later. This module is engineered for seamless integration with Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switches, ensuring reliable network management through Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) version 6.2.2 or later, and complies with multiple safety and regulatory standards, including UL/CSA/IEC/EN 60950-1 and NEBS Level 3 certification.

Key Feature for the N77-C7710-FAB-2

  • What software version is required for the Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switch to operate effectively?
    The switch requires Cisco NX-OS Software Release 6.2.2 or later.
  • How much performance can each Fabric-2 Module deliver per slot?
    Each Fabric-2 Module provides 220 Gbps performance per slot.
  • Is Online Insertion and Removal (OIR) supported on this device?
    Yes, OIR support is available.
  • What network management software is compatible with this switch?
    Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) version 6.2.2 or later is compatible.
  • How many slots does the Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switch have?
    The switch has 10 slots.
  • What are the physical dimensions of the Fabric-2 Module?
    The module measures 18.09 inches in height, 2.02 inches in width, and 9.22 inches in depth.
  • What is the weight of the Fabric-2 Module?
    The module weighs 11 lbs.
  • What are the operating temperature limits for the Fabric-2 Module?
    The operating temperature range is from 0 °C to 40 °C.
  • Can the Fabric-2 Module operate in high humidity environments?
    Yes, it can operate in environments with 5% to 90% noncondensing relative humidity.
  • What safety and regulatory standards does the Fabric-2 Module comply with?
    It complies with standards such as UL/CSA/IEC/EN 60950-1 and AS/NZS 60950, among others.

Product Review

The Cisco N77-C7710-FAB-2 Fabric-2 Module offers a high performance of 220 Gbps per slot, scaling up to 1.32 Tbps with six modules, making it suitable for demanding network environments. It supports Online Insertion and Removal (OIR) and is compatible with Cisco NX-OS Software Release 6.2.2 or later, facilitating easy upgrades and maintenance. However, the module operates within a limited temperature range of 0°C to 40°C and requires a Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switch, which may limit its deployment flexibility in diverse operational conditions or with different switch models.


The Cisco N77-C7710-FAB-2 is a Fabric-2 module designed for use with the Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switches. It is engineered to enhance the performance and scalability of data centers by facilitating efficient network management and operations. This module is compatible with the Cisco NX-OS Software Release 6.2.2 or later and integrates seamlessly with the Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) version 6.2.2 or higher for effective network management. One of the key features of the N77-C7710-FAB-2 is its high performance. Each Fabric-2 module provides a performance of 220 Gbps per slot. When six Fabric-2 modules are used in conjunction, they collectively deliver an aggregate performance of up to 1.32 Tbps per slot, ensuring high-speed data transmission and efficient handling of network traffic. The module supports Online Insertion and Removal (OIR), allowing for maintenance or upgrades without disrupting the network operation. This feature is crucial for maintaining continuous system availability and minimizing downtime in dynamic data center environments. Physical dimensions and environmental tolerances of the N77-C7710-FAB-2 include: - Height: 18.09 inches - Width: 2.02 inches - Depth: 9.22 inches - Weight: 11 lbs It operates effectively within a temperature range of 0 °C to 40 °C and can withstand relative humidity levels from 5% (noncondensing) to 90% (noncondensing) during operation. For storage, it tolerates temperatures ranging from -40 °C to 70 °C and relative humidity from 5% (noncondensing) to 95% (noncondensing), ensuring durability and reliability under various environmental conditions.
  • Safety and regulatory compliance are addressed with certifications including UL/CSA/IEC/EN 60950-1, AS/NZS 60950, and adherence to ETSI standards for storage, transportation, and stationary use.
  • The module meets rigorous NEBS Level 3 requirements, further testifying to its reliability and performance in demanding operational conditions.
  • Programming interfaces supported include XML, Scriptable CLI, Python, Tcl, OpenFlow, Cisco IOS® Embedded Event Manager, and the Cisco ONE Platform Kit, offering flexibility in network programming and automation.
The Cisco N77-C7710-FAB-2 also complies with various regulatory standards, including CISPR24, EN55024, and multiple EN61000 standards, ensuring its suitability for deployment in global data center environments. Its channel type is parallel, optimizing data flow and reducing latency. This module is specifically designed for Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switches, enhancing the overall efficiency and performance of the network infrastructure. In summary, the Cisco N77-C7710-FAB-2 is a critical component for data centers looking to leverage high-speed networking capabilities. Its support for advanced programming interfaces, combined with its high performance, environmental resilience, and compliance with safety and regulatory standards, makes it an essential element for modern, scalable network infrastructures.


Item NumberCisco N77-C7710-FAB-2
Compatible SoftwareNX-OS Software, Version 6.2.2+
Bandwidth per Slot with Single Fabric-2 Module220 Gigabits per Second
Total Bandwidth with Six Fabric-2 Modules1.32 Terabits per Second
Online Insertion and Removal (OIR)Supported
Management SoftwareData Center Network Manager (DCNM), Version 6.2.2+
Total Slots in Nexus 7700 (10 Slot Configuration)1
Dimensions (H x W x D)18.09 x 2.02 x 9.22 inches
Unit Weight11 Pounds
Operating Temperature Range0 to 40 °C
Operational Humidity Range5% to 90% (Noncondensing)
Storage Temperature Range-40 to 70 °C
Storage Humidity Range5% to 95% (Noncondensing)
Compliance StandardsUL/CSA/IEC/EN 60950-1, AS/NZS 60950
ETSI SpecificationsETSI 300 019-2-1 (Storage Class 1.2), ETSI 300 019-2-2 (Transportation Class 2.3), ETSI 300 019-2-3 (Stationary Use Class 3.2)
Development InterfacesXML, CLI (Scriptable), Python, Tcl, OpenFlow, Cisco IOS® EEM, ONE PK
Regulatory StandardsCISPR24, EN55024, EN50082-1, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3, EN61000-6-1, EN300 386, EN61000-4-5
NEBS CertificationLevel 3, SR-3580
Connection MethodParallel
ApplicationCompatible with Cisco Nexus 7700 10-Slot Switches

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