IBM® System Storage® SAN42B-R extension switch
SAN42B-R is designed to address the most demanding disaster-recovery requirements. It helps maximize application performance over WAN links with up to twenty-four 16 Gbps Fibre Channel ports. In addition, this enterprise-class extension switch offers “pay-as-you-grow” scalability with capacity-on-demand upgrades.
|Ports||24 port of 16-Gbps Fibre Channel, 16 ports of 1/10-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE), and 2 ports of 40-GbE|
|Link speeds||Fibre Channel port speed: 2/4/8/16-Gbps autosensing, optionally configurable
FCIP Ethernet interfaces port speed: 1/10 GbE, and 40 GbE
|Operating systems||For the most current and complete information, refer to SSIC|
|Optional features||Integrated Routing (7407), FICON with CUP Activation (7409), FICON Advanced Accelerator (7417), 10Gbps LAN Rate Upgrade (7418), Max LAN Rate Upgrade (7419)|
Cisco MDS 9250i Multiservice Fabric Switch for IBM® System Storage®
Cisco MDS 9250i Multiservice Fabric Switch for IBM System Storage is an optimized platform for deploying high performance SAN extension solutions, distributed intelligent fabric services, and cost-effective multiprotocol connectivity for open systems and mainframe environments.
|Ports||40 ports of 16 Gbps Fibre Channel and 10 ports of 1/10 Gigabit Ethernet|
|Link speeds||Port speed: 4/8/16 Gbps autosensing, optionally configurable|
|Operating systems||For most current and complete information, refer to (SSIC)|
|Optional features||MDS 9200 Enterprise Package (7011), MDS 9250i I/O Accelerator (7012), MDS 9200 Mainframe Package (7031), MDS 9200 DCNM SAN Advanced Edition (7050), MDS 9250i 20-port Fibre Channel Upgrade License (7065)|
IBM System Storage SAN06B-R multiprotocol router
An entry-level multiprotocol extension router designed to connect two Storage Area Networks (SANs) over a wide distance using the Internet as the interconnection fabric (upgrades to enterprise-level functions are available). Intended to support business continuity solutions between supported servers at one site and support servers or IBM® System Storage® disk or tape devices at a distant location.
|Ports||Base system provides four active Fibre Channel ports and two Ethernet Internet Protocol (IP) ports. The optional Port Activation feature activates all 16 Fibre Channel ports and all 6 IP ports.|
|Link speeds||Up to 8 Gigabits per second (Gbps) auto-sensing Fibre Channel and up to 1 Gbps Ethernet (GbE).|
|Operating systems||Microsoft® Windows®, AIX®, UNIX®, Linux®, OS/400® and z/OS®|
|Optional features||Optical and copper transceivers (SFPs), fibre optic cables, 8 Gbps Advanced Extension, Advanced Performance Monitor, Advanced Networking, Enterprise Bundle, Extended Fabric, Fabric Watch, FICON® with CUP, Firmware Upgrade Renewal, High-Performance Extension, Integrated Routing, Port Activation, Trunking Activation, country-specific power cords|