The Product Management team in Brocade’s Switching, Routing and Analytics Business Unit is shipping the 230Tbps-capable SLX 9850 router to NANOG 68 in Dallas (October 17-19). It will be presented at NANOG’s “Beer and Gear” event on Tuesday afternoon, October 18 at 6:00PM.
This high-end router is especially suited to IP fabric and core-aggregation applications in the spine and super-spine layers of large data centers. As discussed by the CTO of the Amsterdam Internet Exchange in this video, the SLX 9850 has industry-leading 100GE density.
Brocade will demonstrate the extensible architecture and unique 1.5 RU interface module design. The interface densities of the current modules are 288 × 100 GbE, 480 x 40GE, and 1920 x 10GE.
We will also …