Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches

Non-Stop Communications

Hardware and software form systems that minimize both scheduled and unscheduled downtime.

Business Benefits

  • Reduce planned and unplanned downtime
  • Increase productivity and customer satisfaction
  • Reduce costly network outages

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IOS Software Modularity

Minimize downtime through evolutionary software infrastructure advancements that enable modular Cisco IOS subsystems to run in independent, self-healing processes.




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Generic On-Line Diagnostics (GOLD)

Proactively identify hardware and software faults.

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Non-Stop Forwarding and Stateful Switchover (NSF/SSO)

Ensures application and service continuity during a supervisor engine fault.

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