Simplified connectivity for your PowerEdge M1000e blade enclosure
Get enterprise-class performance, improved scalability and easy deployment with the Dell 8/4Gbps Fibre Channel (FC) SAN Module, a flexible, standards-based platform that works seamlessly with Dell PowerEdge blade servers.
Fibre Channel ports Up to 16 internal (server) ports and 8 external (SAN) port
Connects to any T11 standards-based NPIV FC SAN using 8/4 Gbps HBA mezzanine cards
External Auto-sensing of 8, 4, and 2 Gbit/sec port speeds
Helping extend virtualization efficiently throughout data centers
Dell M8428-k is a converged 10GbE switch module for the Dell PowerEdge M1000e Modular Blade Enclosure, with 600ns low-latency, wire-speed cut-through 10GbE performance, Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) switching and low-latency 8Gb Fibre Channel (FC) switching and connectivity.
272GB full duplex bandwidth across 28 ports
MAC addresses upto 32K
16 auto negotiated 1G or 10GbE ports
Dimension Chassis (Height) 1.27" x (Width) 10.74" x (Depth) 12.09"
Transparently connect Dell M-Series blade servers into the LAN of your choice.
Directly connect 10Gb M-Series blade servers to external 10GbE networks through Dell 10Gb Ethernet Pass-Through Modules. Link to top-of-rack and end-of-row switches, or extend the distance using SR and LR optical transceivers or direct-attach (TwinAx) copper.
Up to six (10Gb-k) or four (10Gb II) hot-swappable I/O modules per blade chassis
High-performance, full-featured 1/10/40GbE L2 and L3 blade switch
Consolidate virtualization benefits in M1000e blade deployments and apply more bandwidth to critical network links with the Dell Force10 MXL 10/40GbE Switch. Optional FlexIO modules supported: 10GbE SFP+, 10GBase-T and 40GbE QSFP+
Up to 32 line-rate 10GbE KR ports
MAC addresses upto 128K
VLANs upto 4094
Single-wide I/O module for M1000e blade enclosure
Hardware stacking that enables up to six interconnected IOMs managed as one logical device (up to 320Gbps stacking bandwidth in ring topology)
Dell Force10 Operating System, industry-standard CLI, feature rich L2 and L3 switching and routing functionality
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