Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders provide connectivity for converged fabric deployments, blade servers, and rack servers. Offering a wide range of configurations including architectural flexibility, highly scalable server access, simplified operations, and business agility, Nexus 2000 Fabric Extenders have a design which aligns with that of servers. The Cisco 2000 provides a highly scalable unified server-access platform across a range of connectivity solutions including 40 Gigabit Ethernet, 10 Gigabit Ethernet (copper and fiber), 1 Gigabit Ethernet, and 100 Megabit Ethernet. Behaving as remote line cards for a parent Cisco Nexus switch, the fabric extenders are essentially extensions of the parent Cisco Nexus switch fabric, working together to from a distributed modular system. The architecture allows physical topologies with the flexibility and benefits of top-of-rack (ToR) and end-of-row (EoR) deployments. Read more...
The Cisco Nexus 2000 Series provides two types of port: end-host attachment ports (host interfaces), and uplink ports (fabric interfaces). Fabric extenders can be mixed and matched with a parent switch to provide various connectivity options. The Nexus 2000 series offers front-to-back cooling, switch ports in from of the chassis, compatibility with data center hot-aisle and cold-aisle designs, and user-serviceable components that are accessible from the front panel. Built for nonstop operation, a hot-swappable fan tray with redundant fans, and redundant hot-swappable power supplies, Nexus 2000 Fabric Extenders come in a compact 1RU form making it easy to incorporate into rack designs. They are available in many models to provide several options of connectivity, speed, and port-density. Vista IT Group carries refurbished Cisco Nexus 2000 Series Fabric Extenders at a great price point while delivering quick turnaround.
- Cisco Nexus N2K-C2148T-1GE Nexus 48-Port Fabric Extender