Dell M8428-k converged 10GbE Switch

Dell M8428-k converged 10GbE Switch
272GB full duplex bandwidth across 28 ports
Low latency: 600 nano second

Highly scalable with features including
VLANs: 3583
MAC addresses: 32,000 MAC address table entries
ACLs: 5000

  Maximum frame size
2112-byte Fibre Channel payload; 9048-byte Ethernet frame

  Data traffic types
Fabric switches supporting unicast, multicast, and broadcast

  Operating Modes
Fibre Channel and NPIV mode for SAN agnostic connectivity
10Gb Ethernet and FCoE

  External ports
8 ports of 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) speed and DCB support 4 Fibre Channel ports: Channel universal (E, F, M, N and FL) ports with 2, 4, and 8 Gbps full duplex

  Internal Backplane ports
16 auto negotiated 1G or 10GbE ports
Wake on LAN (WoL) support

  Supported NICs / CNAs
Brocade BR1741M-k Converged Network Adapter (product details available here)

  Fibre Channel classes
Class 2, Class 3, Class F (inter-switch frames)

  Fibre Channel port types
F_Port (Fabric Ports), FL_Port (Fabric Loop Ports), M_Port (Mirror Port), N_Port (For NPIV uplinks) or E_Port (Expansion Ports)

  Fibre Channel fabric services
A rich and comprehensive Fibre Channel services set including 255 NPIV (N_Port ID Virtualization), Simple Name Server (SNS)
Optional services available on FC ports including, ISL Trunking, Advanced Performance Monitoring and Fabric Watch

Supported Mgmt Software
Web interface through Web Tools, Command-line interface (CLI), Switch's SNMP agent, EZ Switch Wizard, Brocade Network Advisor (BNA), Data Center Fabric Manager (DCFM) Professional, DCFM Professional Plus and DCFM Enterprise

Industry-common Command Line Interface (CLI), Security Shell (SSH) v2, Authentication, Authorization, and Accounting (AAA), Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) v1, v2, and v3, Unified username and passwords across CLI and SNMP, Syslog, Microsoft Challenge Handshake Authentication Protocol (MS-CHAP), Remote Monitoring (RMON), Per-port ingress and egress counters, Role-Based Access Control (RBAC), Power-On Self-Test (POST), Comprehensive bootup diagnostics, Ethernet-like Interface MIB, RFC 1643, RFC 1213 MIB-II, RADIUS, RFC 2865

Management access
One external RJ45 serial console port for debugging and field support

Power-On Self-Test (POST) diagnostics and status reporting
POST and embedded online/offline diagnostics, including FCping and Pathinfo (FCtraceroute)

  Physical Specifications
Approximate width: 27.27 cm
Approximate height: 3.25 cm
Approximate depth: 30.72 cm
Approximate weight: 2.1 kg (4.65 lb) without media

  Environmental Specifications
Operating: 0° to 40° C (32° to 104° F)
Non-operating: -20° to 70° C (-4°F to 158° F)

Operating: 10% to 90% (non-condensing) at 29° C
Non-operating: 5% to 95% (non-condensing) at 38° C

Operating altitude
Up to 3,048 meters (10,000 feet)

Storage altitude
Up to 10,688 kilometers (35,000 feet)

Operating Shock
20G for 6ms half-sine

Non-operating Shock
50G with a velocity change of 4216 mm/sec squared

Operating: 0.4G, 5-500 Hz, 60 minutes
Non-operating: 0.5G, 2-200 Hz, 15 minutes; 1.04 GRMS Random for 15 minutes

Maximum: 75 Watts