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by Extreme
Product Line: Extreme Summit X Series
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $1,134.00
Original price
$0.00 - $1,134.00
Current price $1,134.00
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Product Description

The 16718 Extreme offers a comprehensive networking solution with up to 48 10/100/1000 ports, 6 10GbE ports, and 2 40GbE ports, supporting diverse connectivity needs. It delivers an aggregated switch bandwidth of 336 Gbps and a frame forwarding rate of 250 Mpps, enabling high-speed data transmission and efficient network traffic management. Designed for reliability in various environments, it operates within a temperature range of 0° C to 50° C and can withstand up to 3,000 meters altitude, ensuring consistent performance across different operational conditions.

Key Feature for the 16718

  • What is the maximum number of 10/100/1000 ports supported?
  • How many 10GbE ports does this switch have?
    The switch supports up to 6 10GbE ports.
  • Can the switch support 40GbE connections?
    Yes, it can support up to 2 40GbE connections.
  • What is the total aggregated switch bandwidth?
    The total aggregated bandwidth is 336 Gbps.
  • What is the frame forwarding rate of this device?
    This device has a frame forwarding rate of 250 Mpps.
  • How much does the switch weigh?
    The switch weighs 14.6 lb (6.62 kg).
  • What are the power supply options for this switch?
    Options include 1 PSU of 350W, 715W, or 1100W, with combinations offering up to 1440W.
  • What are the operating temperature and humidity ranges for this switch?
    The operating temperature is 0° C to 50° C (32° F to 122° F), with a humidity range of 10% to 95%, non-condensing.
  • What is the maximum operating altitude for this switch?
    The switch can operate at altitudes up to 3,000 meters (9,850 feet).
  • How are the switch's packaging and storage specifications defined?
    Temperature range is -40° C to 70° C (-40° F to 158° F) with humidity 10% to 95%, non-condensing. Packaged shock and vibration specifications ensure durability.

Product Review

The Extreme 16718 switch offers a high frame forwarding rate of 250 Mpps and an aggregated switch bandwidth of 336 Gbps, providing efficient data handling for high-demand environments. However, its maximum of 6 10GbE ports may limit connectivity options for environments heavily reliant on high-speed networking. Additionally, the switch's power supply options and its ability to operate under a wide range of environmental conditions ensure versatility in deployment, but the weight and size could pose challenges in more compact data centers.


The Extreme 16718 is a high-performance networking switch designed to meet the needs of demanding enterprise environments. With a focus on speed and reliability, this device offers a comprehensive set of features to support a wide range of applications. It is equipped with 48 maximum active ports for 10/100/1000 Ethernet connections, allowing for extensive connectivity options. Additionally, it supports up to 6 10GbE ports and 2 40GbE ports, providing the bandwidth necessary for high-speed data transfer and connectivity for servers and storage devices. The switch boasts an aggregated switch bandwidth of 336 Gbps, ensuring efficient handling of data traffic and minimizing bottlenecks in busy networks. Its frame forwarding rate of 250 Mpps (million packets per second) allows for rapid data processing, ensuring timely delivery of information across the network. In terms of power supply options, the Extreme 16718 offers flexibility with multiple configurations. It can operate with a single PSU of 350W providing 150W, or a more powerful setup with two PSUs of 1100W delivering up to 1440 W, catering to various operational needs and ensuring uninterrupted service. The hardware design is compact and efficient, fitting into a 1RU space with dimensions of 1.73 inches in height, 17.4 inches in width, and 19.2 inches in depth. Despite its power, the unit remains lightweight at 14.6 lb (6.62 kg), facilitating easy installation and maintenance. Operating conditions for the Extreme 16718 are broad, accommodating a temperature range from 0° C to 50° C (32° F to 122° F) and a humidity range from 10% to 95% non-condensing, ensuring reliable performance across various environments. It can also operate at altitudes up to 3,000 meters (9,850 feet), and withstands significant physical stresses including shock and vibration, making it suitable for deployment in a range of physical conditions. For packaging and storage, the specifications ensure the device's integrity from -40° C to 70° C (-40° F to 158° F), with humidity tolerance mirroring its operational specifications. The packaging is designed to protect the switch from extreme shock and vibration during transportation, ensuring it arrives in optimal condition. - Maximum active 10/100/1000 ports: 48 - Aggregated switch bandwidth: 336 Gbps - Frame forwarding rate: 250 Mpps The Extreme 16718 is engineered to deliver high performance, reliability, and flexibility for enterprise networks, making it an essential component for modern data centers and business operations. With its robust feature set and versatile power supply options, it stands out as a powerful solution for managing complex networking requirements.


Part NumberExtreme 16718
Gigabit Ethernet Ports Max48
10GbE Ports Max6
40GbE Ports Max2
Total Switching Capacity336 Gbps
Rate of Frame Processing250 Mpps
Unit Weight14.6 lb (6.62 kg)
Unit Height1 RU / 1.73 inches (4.4 cm)
Unit Width17.4 inches (44.1 cm)
Unit Depth19.2 inches (48.8 cm)
Power Consumption with 350W PSU150W
Power Consumption with 715W PSU500 W
Power Consumption with 1100W PSU850 W
Power Consumption with Dual 350W PSUs300W
Power Consumption with Dual 715W PSUs1031 W
Power Consumption with One 715W and One 1100W PSU1350 W
Power Consumption with Dual 1100W PSUs1440 W
Environmental Operating Temperature0° C to 50° C (32° F to 122° F)
Environmental Operating Humidity10% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing
Operating Altitude0 to 3,000 meters (9,850 feet)
Operating Shock Resistance30 m/s2 (3 G), 11 ms, 60 shocks
Operating Vibration Tolerance3 to 500 Hz at 1.5 G rms
Storage Temperature Range-40° C to 70° C (-40° F to 158° F)
Storage Humidity Range10% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing
Storage Shock Resistance180 m/s2 (18 G), 6 ms, 600 shocks
Storage Vibration Resistance5 to 62 Hz at velocity 5 mm/s, 62 to 500 Hz at 0.2 G

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