Brocade 2498/F48 With 48 Active Ports/Extended Fabric

IBM SAN48B 5 - 24 Ports Activated
  • Product Code: 2498-F48
  • Brand: Brocade
  • Weight (kg): 8.00

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    • Brand: Brocade
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    Brocade 2498/F48 With 48 Active Ports/Extended Fabric

    Introducing the Brocade 2498/F48 With 48 Active Ports/Extended Fabric, a high-performance and scalable solution designed to meet the demands of modern storage area networks (SANs) and data-intensive applications. This switch provides exceptional performance, flexibility, and reliability for your storage infrastructure.

    High-Performance Connectivity

    The Brocade 2498/F48 switch offers 48 active ports, allowing for high-speed connectivity between storage devices, servers, and other SAN components. With its advanced Fibre Channel technology, the switch delivers fast and reliable data transfers to meet the requirements of bandwidth-intensive applications. Each port supports data rates of up to 8 Gigabits per second (Gbps), providing the necessary speed and throughput for your storage infrastructure.

    Extended Fabric Capability

    The Brocade 2498/F48 switch comes with extended fabric capability, allowing you to expand and scale your SAN infrastructure. It supports enhanced fabric services, including Virtual Fabrics, which enable logical SAN segmentation and isolation. This feature provides flexibility and simplifies SAN management by allowing you to allocate resources and control access based on specific requirements or applications.

    Reliability and Availability

    Ensuring the reliability and availability of your storage network is crucial, and the Brocade 2498/F48 switch is designed to meet these requirements. It features redundant and hot-swappable power supplies and cooling fans, ensuring continuous operation even in the event of a component failure. The switch also supports advanced features such as frame-level trunking and fabric-based encryption, enhancing the overall reliability and security of your SAN environment.

    Simplified Management and Monitoring

    The Brocade 2498/F48 switch offers simplified management and monitoring capabilities to streamline SAN administration. It includes intuitive management tools and a user-friendly web-based interface that allow for easy configuration, monitoring, and troubleshooting. The switch also supports industry-standard management protocols, such as SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol), enabling seamless integration with your existing management systems.

    Comprehensive Security and Data Protection

    Data security is a top priority in storage networks, and the Brocade 2498/F48 switch incorporates comprehensive security features to safeguard your data. It supports features like zoning, which enables you to isolate and control access to specific devices or groups of devices. Additionally, the switch provides built-in encryption capabilities, ensuring the confidentiality and integrity of your data during transmission and storage.

    Elevate your storage infrastructure with the Brocade 2498/F48 With 48 Active Ports/Extended Fabric. Experience high-performance connectivity, scalability, and reliability for your SAN environment. Trust in Brocade's industry-leading expertise to deliver exceptional storage networking solutions that meet the demands of your business-critical applications and data-intensive workloads.

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