Create the network foundation for a next-generation Unified Fabric data center. The modular Cisco Nexus 7000 and 7700 switches deliver a comprehensive Cisco NX-OS feature set and open-source programmable tools for software-defined networking (SDN) deployments. They offer high-density 10, 40, and 100 Gigabit Ethernet with application awareness and performance analytics.
Learn about the similarities and differences of the switches within this product series.
The Cisco Nexus 7000 Series Switches run on Cisco NX-OS Software. It was specifically developed for mission-critical enterprise and service provider deployments. The switches offer a full feature set in a highly resilient modular platform.
Virtualization, efficient power and cooling, cloud scale with automation, high density, and performance all support efficient data center growth.
The design integrates hardware, NX-OS Software features, and management to support zero-downtime environments.
The 7000 Series offers programmable and automation tools for zero-day to day-N configuration and management. Standard, open, and programmable API interfaces are available for provisioning control and data planes. Visit the DevNet community for resources.
Watch how Miercom tested the Cisco Nexus 7700 18-slot switch with 192 100 GE ports. (3:40 min)