Cisco Nexus 7000 10-Slot Switch

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Scalable, Zero Loss Platform

Cisco's flagship switching platform is designed to deliver performance, flexibility, and zero service loss for the next-generation Unified Fabric data center.

Cisco Nexus 7000 Wins Interop Award

TechWeb's InformationWeek panel of experts selected Nexus 7000 as Best of Interop 2008.

Features and Capabilities

Infrastructure scalability for investment protection

  • Designed for future scalability to switching capacity of more than 15 terabits per second
  • Modular, flexible, scalable OS based on Linux
  • Efficient power and cooling design
  • Virtualization for efficient resource utilization

Operational continuity

  • Lossless, nondisruptive upgrades for zero service downtime
  • Graceful system operations to minimize the effect of upgrades and other maintenance
  • Comprehensive, open Extensible Markup Language (XML) API for flexible management options

Transport flexibility

  • Support for new technologies without total upgrades
  • Virtualized control plane and data plane forwarding for optimized performance
  • Support for emerging 40 Gbps and 100 Gbps Ethernet standards

Additional Resources

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