EMC DS-24M2 8 Active Port 2Gb SAN Switch

 EMC DS-24M2

Used, Fully Tested, Admin Login, 30 Day Warranty

The EMC Connectrix DS-24M2 Switch provides full fabric support, true line-speed switching, Fibre Channel loop support, 8 to 24 port configuration flexibility and modular components for expandibility. The 2 Gb DS-24M2 can participate in a multiple-switch fabric, interconnecting hundreds of Fibre Channel ports. EMC Connectrix Switches are ideal for for department or edge environments providing highly available, heterogeneous access to SAN applications, offering first class availability and management features, nondisruptive firmware upgrades, and continuous switch health monitoring.


·         -8 to 24 universal fibre channel ports, available in 8 port increments

·         -Cascade max: Up to 16 switches, 3 hops

·         -FC-FLA, FC-GS-2, FC-FG, FC-PH, FC-PH-2, FC-PH-3

·         -Full line-speed switching, 400 MB/sec per port, full duplex

·         -Switch bandwidth: 48 Gb/sec

·         -Fabric Latency: 2 microsecond max across switch

·         -Max frame size: 2112-byte payload

·         -Classes of Service: Class 2, Class 3, Class F (Interswitch Frames)

·         -Port Types: FL_Port, F_Port, E_Port and G_Port. Self discovery based on connection type

·         -Fabric Services: Simple Name Server, Registered State Change Notification (RSCN), Alias Server (Multicast), Zoning

·         -Hot swappable: redundant power supplies, redundant cooling fans, optics


For more information, please review the directly compatible McData 4500 Datasheet (PDF)