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Product Line: Cisco Switches
Product Type: WS-X6716-10G-3CXL Switch
Original price $602.00 - Original price $2,001.00
Original price
$602.00 - $2,001.00
Current price $2,001.00
Title: Surplus

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Product Description

The Cisco WS-X6716-10G-3CXL switch is a high-density 10 Gigabit Ethernet module designed for the Catalyst 6500 series switches. It offers 16 ports of 10 Gigabit Ethernet connectivity, with support for both SFP and SFP+ transceivers. The switch module is hot-swappable and can be used as an aggregation or core switch for high-bandwidth applications. It features advanced traffic management capabilities and supports multiple queuing mechanisms to ensure low latency and high throughput.

Key Feature for the WS-X6716-10G-3CXL

1. Number of ports: 16 10 Gigabit Ethernet 
2. Transceiver support: SFP and SFP+ 
3. Switching capacity: 320 Gbps 
4. Forwarding rate: 480 Mpps 
5. Jumbo frames: up to 9216 bytes 
6. QoS support: Yes

Product Review

The Cisco WS-X6716-10G-3CXL brings outstanding hardware features to networking professionals thanks to its sixteen 10G ports, each with 1/10Gbps speeds. This allows users to send and receive data at blistering speeds that no other product can match. Additionally, these ports support redundant power supply, providing continuous operation and total uptime assurance. This makes them ideal for any high-traffic environment that demands ultra-fast performance and reliability.


The Cisco WS-X6716-10G-3CXL is an advanced networking product designed to facilitate high-performance virtualized data centers. It provides a reliable, secure, and flexible platform for businesses to build their IT infrastructure. The switch supports up to 288 10-Gigabit Ethernet ports with configurable uplinks, offering both scalability and cost efficiency in an ultra-fast networking solution. The Cisco WS-X6716-10G-3CXL is an optimized layer 3 switch and features features the advanced software features of Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI). This allows customers to easily build a virtualized environment with automated policy enforcement, making it easier to maintain agility and security. It provides 256 Gigabit Ethernet over CAT6A/CAT7 cabling, allowing for increased throughput for server applications and the ability to support up to 8K MAC addresses in total. Additionally, the switch offers integrated PoE+ power support of up to 48 watts per port, up to 1536 watts with the optional redundant power supplies. The WS-X6716-10G-3CXL offers superior performance with a maximum forwarding rate of 128 million packets per second and a wire-speed capacity of 96 Gbps on all ports. Additionally, the device supports packet buffer sizes of up to 4MB, allowing for low latency and smooth data transfer rates. The switch also features low CPU utilization with its advanced congestion management capabilities like shared queueing and congestion control algorithms, making it an ideal solution for data centers with high traffic conditions. The Cisco WS-X6716-10G-3CXL is designed for superior reliability and redundancy with its hot pluggable modules, stackwise technology, and supports up to 8 FRUs. It also includes intelligent sFlow monitoring as well as provides an integrated Layer 2/Layer 3 protocol suite which includes IPv4/IPv6 Routing, IPSec VPN, Access Control Lists (ACLs), Private VLANs (PVLANs) , Quality of Service (QoS), and multicasting support. Finally, the WS-X6716-10G-3CXL includes Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE+) technology with support for up to 48 watts per port making it ideal for any high bandwidth networking application. It is also compatible with the full range of Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) hardware models allowing for easy upgrade path even when business needs increase. With these powerful hardware specifications and feature set, the Cisco WS-X6716-10G 3CXL is a powerful network solution that can be used to build a reliable, stable and efficient IT infrastructure that will help businesses succeed in today's competitive market.

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