IBM System Networking RackSwitch G8264

Hardware specifications
Form factor 1U
Ports 48 × 1/10 Gb SFP+ Ports, 4 × 40 Gb QSFP+ Ports
10 Gb ports Up to sixty-four 10 Gb SFP+ connections with optional breakout cables
Max thru-put (bidirectional) Gbps 1.28 Tbps
Latency 880 nanoseconds
Virtualization VMready, Virtual Fabric support
OpenFlow Yes
Stacking Yes
Redundancy Standard redundant power supplies and fans
Power 275 W
Warranty 3-year customer replaceable unit and onsite limited warranty, next business day 9×5, service upgrades available
Environmental specifications
Temperature Ambient operating: 0º C to + 40º C
Relative humidity Non-condensing, operating 10 to 90%
Altitude Operating 1,800 m (6000 feet)
Heat dissipation 1127 BTU/hour (typical)
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF) 200,000hrs, with ambient operating temperature of 40º C*
Software features: For details on the G8264 comprehensive software feature list, refer to the IBM Networking Operating System datasheet at
Associated Options: For details on the G8264 transceivers, cables and other associated options, refer to the G8264 Specifications page at
Recommended with IBM server and storage solutions IBM PureFlex™, IBM PureApplication™, IBM Flex System™, IBM System x®, IBM iDataPlex®, IBM Intelligent Cluster™, IBM BladeCenter®, IBM Power Systems™, IBM Storage Systems, IBM Cloud Solutions

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