Grande Vitesse Systems

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Fiber Switch

RUGGED GVSwitch 8-128 Port 4/8/10GB Fibre Switch

Minimize your initial SAN investment by purchasing only the ports you need today, while having standby capacity for tomorrow 4 Gb/sec Full Fabric Fibre Channel Switch pay-as-you-grow connectivity from 8 to 128 port complete SAN management tools with GVSan software for Windows and OS X. GVSwitch Fabric is designed for enterprise class applications that demand mission critical performance Storage Area Networks (SAN's) Performance.

  • Post Speed 2.125-10 Gb/s, full duplex
  • Aggregate Throughput 192 Gb/s
  • Latency: Less than 1 microsecond overage
  • Hot-plug, port Technology
  • Hot-plug, redundant power and cooling
  • Hot-plug small form factor SFP transceivers
  • On-line diagnostics
  • Fault isolation tools for network-wide activity
Fabric Services
  • Simple name server
  • In Order delivery (class 2,3)
  • Management Server (Optional)
  • Broadcast
  • Name server zoning
  • SNMP: Fibre Alliance MIB
  • Fibre channel fabric element MIB
  • Port per Chassis: 8-128 GL ports
  • Media type: Hot plug, industry standard LC small form factor (SFP)
  • Distance: 20km(2Gb/s), 10km (4Gb/s) - 4 ports
Management Options
  • GVSan: SAN software for Windows and OS X
  • SNMP
  • Open Systems Management Server (OSMS)
  • Command line interface (CLI)
Management Access
  • In-band
  • Ethernet (Gb/s and 10GB optional)
  • Power on self-test (POST)
  • On-line port, internal & external loopback
  • On-line system health
  • Hot-plug power and cooling modules
  • Hot-plug optics
  • Real time firmware upgrade
  • Call home, email (with GVS MCR System)
  • Maintenance port
  • Thermal event logging
  • Unit, port, and FRU becoming
  • System error LED
  • FRU Failed LED
Physical Dimensions
  • Width: 17" (19" rack mountable)
  • Height: 1.75" (1U)
  • Depth 17.5"
  • Weight: 20 lbs.
  • Non-Operating: Temp: 40F to 125F
  • Humidity: 8%-80%
  • Altitude: 40,000 ft
  • Operating: Temp 40F to 104F
  • Humidity: 8%-80%
  • Altitude: 10,000 ft
  • Operating Voltage: 100-240 VAC
  • AMPs: 1.25-0.67 AMPs typical, 2 AMPs maximum rating
  • Watts: Less than 50W
  • UL, TUV, CE Mark, VCCI Class A, FCC part 15 Class A


2-4/8/10GB Fiber Switch with Dual Power Supply:

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