Cisco Nexus 5548UP Switch

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Cisco Nexus 5548UP Switch

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Manufacturer: Cisco
Part #: Cisco Nexus 5548UP Switch
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Cisco Nexus 5548UP Switch

Get a Fabric-Extensible, Innovative Platform
As part of the network foundation of Unified Fabric, the Cisco Nexus 5548UP Switch delivers innovative architectural flexibility, infrastructure simplicity, and business agility, with support for networking standards. For traditional, virtualized, unified, and high-performance computing (HPC) environments, it offers a long list of IT and business advantages, including:

Architectural Flexibility

  • Unified ports that support traditional Ethernet, Fibre Channel (FC),and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)
  • Synchronizes system clocks with accuracy of less than one microsecond, based on IEEE 1588
  • Offers converged Fabric extensibility, based on emerging standard IEEE 802.1BR, with Fabric Extender (FEX) Technology portfolio, including:
    • Cisco Nexus 2000 FEX
    • Adapter FEX
    • VM-FEX

Infrastructure Simplicity

  • Common high-density, high-performance, data-center-class, fixed-form-factor platform
  • Consolidates LAN and storage
  • Supports any transport over an Ethernet-based fabric, including Layer 2 and Layer 3 traffic
  • Supports storage traffic, including iSCSI, NAS, FC, RoE, and IBoE
  • Reduces management points with FEX Technology

Business Agility

  • Meets diverse data center deployments on one platform
  • Provides rapid migration and transition for traditional and evolving technologies
  • Offers performance and scalability to meet growing business needs

Specifications at a Glance

  • A 1 -rack-unit, 1/10 Gigabit Ethernet switch
  • 32 fixed Unified Ports on base chassis and one expansion slot totaling 48 ports
  • The slot can support any of the three modules: Unified Ports, 1/2/4/8 native Fibre Channel, and Ethernet or FCoE
  • Throughput of up to 960 Gbps

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Rack unit (RU) 1
Switching capacity 960 Gbps
Expansion slots 1
Unified Ports Yes
Fixed, built-in ports 32
1/10 GE, 10- Gbps FCoE port density Up to 48
1/10G BASE-T N
40 GE uplinks Up to 4 (through expansion module)
Fibre Channel port density (8/4/2/1 Gbps) Up to 48
160-Gbps Layer 3 routing engine Daughter card
Fabric extender support Yes, up to 24
Hot-swappable power supplies and fan trays Yes
Air flow Front-back and back-front


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We guarantee our products to be:

  • Original equipment manufactured and serial numbered numbered by Cisco
  • Configured to exact user specifications
  • Fully refurbished to manufacturers standards of new [ETN]
  • All hard drives are 72 hour burn in/Load Tested
  • Complete with manufacturers ship group
  • Provided with 90 day warranty
  • Shipped in a timely manner

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