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Product Line: Cisco Catalyst Series
Product Type: Switch
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Product Description

The Cisco WS-X6716-10GE module is a high-performance, 16-port 10 Gigabit Ethernet module designed for use in the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series switches. It supports wire-speed 10 Gigabit Ethernet performance across all ports and provides a total of 160 Gbps switching capacity. It also includes features such as Virtual Switching System (VSS) support and Cisco TrustSec technology.

Key Feature for the WSX671610GE

1. 16 ports of wire-speed 10 Gigabit Ethernet
2. 80 Gbps throughput per slot
3. Supports Virtual Switching System (VSS) and Cisco TrustSec technology
4. Compatible with Cisco Catalyst 6500 and 6800 Series switches
5. Hot-swappable module for easy installation and replacement
6. Energy Efficient Ethernet (EEE) support for reduced power consumption

Product Review

The Cisco WS-X6716-10GE is a high-performance module designed for use in Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches. It features 16 10 Gigabit Ethernet ports and supports hot-swappable SFP+ modules for flexible connectivity options. Its most important hardware feature is its high throughput, with a switching capacity of up to 1.04 Terabits per second (Tbps) and a maximum forwarding rate of up to 720 million packets per second (Mpps). Additionally, it offers advanced features such as quality of service (QoS), access control lists (ACLs), and multicast support for improved network performance and security. The Cisco WS-X6716-10GE is known for its reliability, scalability, and low-latency operation, making it a popular choice for high-performance data center deployments.


The Cisco WS-X6716-10GE is a high-performance 16-port 10 Gigabit Ethernet module designed for use in Cisco Catalyst 6500 and 6800 series switches. It supports both SFP and SFP+ interfaces, allowing for flexible deployment options. The module offers wire-speed performance for all 16 ports, delivering up to 10 Gbps per port with a total switching capacity of 160 Gbps. It also features advanced Quality of Service (QoS) capabilities, including traffic shaping and classification, which helps to ensure that critical network traffic is prioritized and delivered with minimal delay or packet loss. The WS-X6716-10GE supports both Layer 2 and Layer 3 forwarding, making it suitable for a wide range of applications, from data center consolidation to high-performance computing and scientific research. It also includes a variety of advanced security features, such as access control lists (ACLs) and hardware-based MACsec encryption, which help to protect against unauthorized access and data theft. The module is easy to install and manage, with support for Cisco IOS software and a range of management interfaces, including SNMP, Telnet, and SSH. It also includes a range of diagnostic and troubleshooting tools, such as Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM), which can help to quickly identify and resolve network issues. Overall, the Cisco WS-X6716-10GE is a high-performance and reliable module that provides flexible, wire-speed connectivity for a wide range of high-bandwidth applications. Its advanced QoS and security features, along with its easy installation and management, make it a popular choice for enterprise and data center environments.

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