Improve performance and efficiency with the Cisco Nexus 9516 Switch. It provides high density 1/10/40 GE in a compact 21-rack-unit modular chassis. This versatile modular switch is designed for high-density, end-of-row, and high-performance aggregation-layer deployments in both traditional and Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (ACI) – enabled data centers.
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The Cisco Nexus 9516 Switch offers a comprehensive feature set, high resiliency, and a broad range of 1/10/40 Gigabit Ethernet line cards. It can meet the most demanding requirements of enterprise, service provider, and cloud data centers.
Cisco Nexus 9516 Switches show impressive power in Miercom's 40 GE tests.
|Nonblocking Performance||60 terabits per second|
|10 Gigabit Ethernet Nonblocking Ports||Up to 2304 (1.5:1 oversubscribed), 2048 (line rate)|
|40 Gigabit Ethernet Nonblocking Ports||Up to 576|
|1/10GBASE-T Nonblocking Ports||Up to 768|
|Form Factor||21-rack-unit chassis|
|Line Card Slots||16|
|Airflow||Front to back|