RackSwitch G8272


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RackSwitch G8272

10/40 GbE top of rack switch specifically designed for clients needing an ultra-low latency switch for applications requiring exceptional performance. Combines state of the art 1.44 Tbps throughput with forty-eight 10 GbE SFP+ ports & six 40GbE QSFP+ ports in a 1U form factor.

RackSwitch G8272 at a Glance

Performance 100% line rate performance. Sub 600 nanoseconds latency. 1.44 Tbps non-blocking switching throughput (full duplex) 1 Bpps
Interface options 48 × 1/10GbE SFP/SFP+ ports, 6 × 40GbE QSFP+ ports. Up to 72 × 10GbE SFP+ connections with optional breakout cables
Virtualization VXLAN, VMready®, Virtual Fabric (UFP) support
Openflow Yes
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The feature-rich Lenovo® RackSwitch™ G8272 includes 48 x SFP+ 10 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) ports plus 6 x QSFP+ 40GbE ports in a flexible 1U switch. The SFP+ ports support SFP 1GbE if needed. Using only 123W of power, the G8272 uses less power than comparable switches. Also, redundant power supplies and cooling fans come standard, adding to the reliability and efficiency. With low sub-600ns latency and a superior 3-year warranty and software license term, the G8272 is an ideal performance choice at a low price.

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