The Cisco Catalyst 6500 Supervisor Engine 32 delivers industry-leading security, availability, and manageability services for enterprise networks.
This supervisor is ideal for enterprise LAN access that require maximum uptime and security. Supervisor Engine 32 provides investment protection for current Cisco Catalyst 6500 deployments by supporting all existing classic and CEF256 based modules and enabling new applications.
Two uplink options are available: 8-port Gigabit Ethernet Small Form Pluggable (SFP)-based uplinks and 2-port 10-Gigabit Ethernet XENPAK-based uplinks.
The Cisco Catalyst 6500 Supervisor 32 offers the following features benefits:
- Extends Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 720 level of advanced services into the access layer through the Policy Feature Card 3B (PFC3B). Supervisor 32 in conjunction with Supervisor 720 provides an end to end Catalyst 6500 solution for customers looking to simplify their network operations and management through feature consistency.
- Provides industry leading integrated security through support of HW-based rate limiters, port based access lists, and other authentication and threat defence features.
- Ensures business continuity through support of sub-second Layer 2 stateful switchOver, gateway load-balancing protocols, and proactive detection and prevention of network equipment failures using Generic Online Diagnostics (GOLD)