IBM Flex System FC5022 8/16Gb SAN Scalable Switch

Part numbers 88Y6376 (12-port), 00Y3324 (24-port) and 90Y9358 (Enterprise 24-port)
FC port scalability Dynamic Ports On Demand allows efficient use of port licenses; (88Y6382) for IBM Flex System F5022 16 Gb SAN Scalable Switch (Upgrade 1), and (88Y6386) for IBM Flex System F5022 16 Gb SAN Scalable Switch (Upgrade 2)
Maximum FC ports 48 total physical ports: 28 internal, 20 external; 48 virtual channels per port
FC speed support Internal ports: 16/8 Gbps; External ports: 16/8/4 Gbps; auto-sensing
Maximum data rate 14,025 Gbps (1600 MB/sec) per port, full duplex
FC port types D_Port (Diagnostic Port, 16 Gbps optics only), E_Port, EX_Port, F_Port, M_Port (Mirror Port); Access Gateway mode: F_Port and NPIV-enabled N_Port; self-discovery based on switch type (U_Port); optional port type control
NPIV logins 255 N_Port logins per physical port
Console port One external RS-232 port with a mini-USB interface for serial console management (IPv4 and IPv6 support)
Ethernet port One external 10/100/1000 Base-T RJ-45 Ethernet port with integral LEDs for link/activity and speed for debugging and field support
Fabric scalability Full fabric architecture with a maximum of 239 switches
Aggregate bandwidth 768 Gbps end-to-end full duplex
Maximum fabric latency Latency for locally switched ports is 700 ns; encryption/compression is 5.5 µsec per node; Forward Error Correction (FEC) adds 400 ns between E_Ports (enabled by default)
Performance 420 million frames switch per second
Extension 8,192 buffers for up to 3,750 km extended distance at 4 Gbps FC Fibre Channel, in-flight compression encryption (AES-GCM-256) on up to two external ports; no license required
Hot-plug components SAN Scalable Switch and SFP+ optics hot-pluggable
Chassis connectivity Up to four switches per chassis
Optical media supported (external ports) 16/8/4 Gbps and 8/4/2 Gbps Fibre Channel LC-style pluggable (SFP+) SWL (850 nm); data rate auto-sensing; hot pluggable; end-to-end optics and link validation
Maximum frame size/buffers 2112 byte payload/8192 dynamically allocated
Classes of service Class 2 and Class 3 frames
Data traffic types Fabric switches supporting unicast
Non-disruptive code load Non-disruptive code load in Native mode and Access Gateway mode; FTP support for firmware upgrades
Flex System CMM support Capable of sending switch events and system logs to IBM Flex System Chassis Management Module (CMM); two I2C connections to redundant CMMs
Advanced SAN Fabric Services (licensed)
Advanced SAN Fabric Services (non-licensed) Bottleneck Detection; Dynamic Fabric Provisioning (DFP); Dynamic Path Selection (DPS); Enhanced BB credit recovery; FDMI; Frame Redirection; Frame-based Trunking; FSPF; IPoFC; Management Server; NPIV; NTP v3; Port Fencing; Registered State Change Notification (RSCN); Reliable Commit Service (RCS); Simple Name Server (SNS)
Software management HTTP, SNMP v1/v3 (FE MIB, FC Management MIB), SSH; Auditing, Syslog; APM, IBM Network Advisor (base edition standard, ProPlus or Enterprise optional license); Command Line Interface (CLI); SMI-S compliant; Administrative Domains
Security management AES-GCM-256 encryption on ISLs; DH-CHAP (between switches and end devices), FCAP switch authentication; FIPS 140-2 L2-compliant, HTTPS, IPsec, IP filtering, LDAP with IPv6, Port Binding, RADIUS, User-defined Role-Based Access Control (RBAC), Secure Copy (SCP), Secure RPC, SFTP, SSH v2, SSL, Switch Binding, Trusted Switch
Management access 10/100 Mbps Ethernet (RJ-45), in-band over Fibre Channel, serial port (RJ-45), and one USB port
Diagnostics D_Port offline diagnostics (16 Gbps optics only) including electrical/optical loopback and link traffic/latency/distance; POST and embedded online/offline diagnostics, including environmental monitoring, FCping and Pathinfo (FC traceroute), frame viewer, non-disruptive daemon restart, port mirroring, optics health monitoring, power monitoring, RAStrace logging, and Rolling Reboot Detection (RRD)
Fabric Operating System (FOS) support FOS version 7.0.0 or above required
Interoperability For information about switch and device interoperability, visit ibm.com/systems/support/storage/ssic
Regulatory compliance For information about hardware regulatory compliance, visit http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/flexsys/information/index.jsp
Industry SAN standards For information about supported SAN standards, visit http://publib.boulder.ibm.com/infocenter/flexsys/information/index.jsp
Form factor dimensions Height: 30.7 mm (1.21 in.); Width: 299.3 mm (11.78 in.); Depth incl. ejectors: 310.6 mm (12.23 in.)
Weight 3.2 Kg (7.05 lbs.)
Airflow LFM
Operating temperature
Non-operating temperature
0ºC to 35ºC /32ºF to 95ºF (dry bulb)
5ºC to 45ºC/41ºF to 113ºF (dry bulb)
Operating humidity
Non-operating humidity
20% to 80% (relative, non-condensing at 29ºC)
8% to 80% (relative, non-condensing at 38ºC)
Altitude operating/non-operating Up to 3.05 km (10,000 ft.) above sea level
Shock operating
Shock non-operating
20G, 6ms
50G with a velocity change of 4,216 mm/sec squared
Vibration operating
Vibration non-operating
0.4G, 5-500 Hz, 60 minutes
0.5G, 2-200 Hz, 15 minutes; 1.04 GRMS random for 15 minutes
Power dissipation 90 W (maximum 20 external ports populated with 16 Gbps SWL optics)
80 W (empty switch with no optics)
Operating voltage 12 V

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