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The Cisco MDS 9700 48-Port 16-Gbps Fibre Channel Switching Module deliver high performance and innovative
features to enable convergence, scalability, and intelligence in large, virtualized data centers. With up to 384 linerate 16-Gbps Fibre Channel ports per chassis, intelligent fabric services such as integrated VSANs, Inter-VSAN Routing (IVR), and PortChannels, the Cisco MDS 9700 48-Port 16-Gbps Fibre Channel Switching Module
(Figure 1) enables deployment of large, scalable, and virtualized data centers.
For the most demanding storage networking environments, the Cisco MDS 9700 48-Port 16-Gbps Fibre Channel Switching Module delivers uncompromising performance. The 48-port 16-Gbps switching module delivers fullduplex
aggregate performance of 768 Gbps, making this module well suited for attachment of high-performance 16-Gbps storage subsystems, 16-Gbps Inter-Switch Links (ISLs), and high-performance and virtualized servers.