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Product Line: Mellanox MSX6506NR
Product Type: Switch
Original price $0.00 - Original price $701.00
Original price
$0.00 - $701.00
Current price $701.00
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Product Description

The Mellanox MSX6506-NR is a high-performance switch designed to provide ultra-low latency and high bandwidth for demanding data center applications. It offers 6 ports of 100GbE and 72 ports of 40GbE, with a non-blocking switching capacity of 5.76 Tbps. The switch is ideal for organizations that need to support high-performance computing, cloud, and storage environments.

Key Feature for the MSX6506NR

1. 6 ports of 100GbE
2. 72 ports of 40GbE
3. Non-blocking switching capacity: 5.76 Tbps
4. Ultra-low latency
5. Quality of Service (QoS) support
6. Power consumption: 450W

Product Review

Mellanox MSX6506NR features 25/50/100/200 Gb/s speeds for compact, high performance network solutions. Utilizing a mid-range port density of 56 ports, this product is the perfect solution for demanding workflows. The low-profile design and advanced capabilities of Mellanox's silicon photonics make it ideal for cloud data centers or large enterprise environments. This powerful platform offers increased throughput and decreased latency through optimized data transfers which can significantly benefit users in terms of providing seamless connections.


This product overview will focus on the hardware specifications of Mellanox MSX6506NR, a switch solution that enables efficient and secure connectivity between servers, storage, or other network devices. The Mellanox MSX6506NR offers a comprehensive set of data center-grade features and performance, including up to 48 ports of 10/25/50/100 GbE. Equipped with a full chip set of Broadcom's latest switch-on-chip solution – the Trident3 – the MSX6506NR is an efficient and highly scalable system designed for high-density fabrics in high-performance networking applications. The total switching capacity of the MSX6506NR is 1.44Tb/s, with a differentially clock rate of 336Mb/s, and a cut-through latency of 2.6 microseconds over the entire switching throughput range. Its 10/25GbE ports utilize eight SerDes lanes per port for typical wire speeds up to 25Gb/s and supports link aggregation with up to four physical Ethernet connections, allowing aggregate bandwidth up to 100Gb/s per port. Furthermore, the MSX6506NR supports advanced functions such as Quality Of Service (QoS), Data Center Bridging (DCB), VLANs, advanced traffic management, Access Control Lists (ACL) and Link Aggregation Group (LAG). It also supports hardware-accelerated Network Address Translation (NAT), ensuring end-to-end security at line rate and providing enforcement points with advanced firewall functionality. Overall, the Mellanox MSX6506NR provides an outstanding feature set designed to meet the most demanding requirements from Enterprise customers and top-tier Cloud service providers who are looking for high density and performance in their networks. With its support for 48 ports of 10/25/50/100 GbE, 1.44Tb/s switching capacity and advanced software functions, it can be used as an ideal high density core switch for cloud-scale deployments.

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