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N8500-32C (32*100Gb) 100Gb Spine/Core Layer Switch with Cumulus® Linux® OS
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N8500-32C (32*100Gb) 100Gb Spine/Core Layer Switch with Cumulus® Linux® OS

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FS P/N: N8500-32C
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N8500-32C (32*100GbE) 100GbE Open Networking Switch Preloaded with Cumulus Linux


N8500-32C is a Top-of-Rack (TOR) or Spine switch in a compact 1U form factor, ideally suited for high performance and programmable data centre environments. N8500-32C is a 32 ports 100GbE switch designed for carrier/enterprise aggregation and data centre top-of-rack/spine. Designed with top performance in mind, N8500-32C spine/core switch provides line-rate, high-bandwidth switching, filtering, and traffic queuing without delaying data. Redundant power and fans along with numerous high availability features ensure that N8500-32C is always available for business-sensitive traffic. Combined with Cumulus Linux network operating system, FS N series switches alllow customers to deploy fast, high-capacity fabrics, simplified network automation and consistent tools, and help lower operational and capital expenditures. With support for advanced features, including MLAG, VxLAN, SFLOW, SNMP etc, this layer 3 switch is ideal for traditional or fully virtualised data centre.

N8500-32C data switch supports current and future data centre requirements, including a x86-based control plane for easier integration of automation tools. Additionally, N8500-32C Ethernet switch also supports the advanced hardware based VXLAN feature to support over 16M virtual networks.
Ports32*100GbOperating SystemCumulus® Linux® OS
Max. 100Gb Ports32CPUIntel Rangeley C2538 2.4Ghz 4-core
Max. 25Gb Ports128Switching ChipTomahawk BCM56960
Switching Capacity6.4Tbps Full-duplexPacket Buffer Memory16M
Latency500nsMax. Power Draw550W
Airflow DirectionBack-to-FrontHardware Warranty5 Years

Spine/Leaf Data Centre Network Architecture

Item No. ID# Description
1 75877 N8500-32C (32*100Gb) 100Gb Spine/Core Layer Switch with Cumulus® Linux® OS
2 72561 N8500-48B6C (48*25Gb+6*100Gb) 25Gb L2/L3 SDN Switch Loaded with ICOS
3 35182 100GBASE-SR4 QSFP28 850nm 100m DOM Transceiver Module
4 68017 1m (3ft) MTP Female to Female 12 Fibres OM4 Trunk Cable, Type B
5 47087 1m (3ft) 25G SFP28 Passive Direct Attach Copper Twinax Cable

Highlights

How to Install Cumulus® Linux® License Over Switches

Layer 2/3 Switches Powered by Cumulus® Linux® OS

Layer 3 Features

• Support IPv4/v6 routing
• Support VRF and VRF route leaking
• Protocol-independent multicast (PIM, PIM-SM, PIM-SSM)
• Bidirectional forwarding detection (BFD)
• Policy-based routing

Layer 2 Features

• Support MLAG (clagd daemon)
• STP, RSTP, PVRST, PVST, BPDU guard, BPDU filter
• IGMPv2/v3 snooping, MLDv1/v2 snooping
• Virtual router redundancy

Network Virtualization

• VXLAN Support
• VXLAN active-active bridging with MLAG
• VXLAN Routing

Management

• NCLU
• Native Linux management tools
• DHCP, v4/v6 DHCP relays
• Authentication with LDAP, authorization with sudo NTP
• Interface configuration management (ifupdown2)
• Snapshot and rollback of the entire system

Monitoring & Troubleshooting

• Buffer monitoring
• SNMPv2 and network-specific MIBs
• SPAN, ERSPAN, ACL-based counters, DOM optics data
• Dnsutils, syslog, log files
• Prescriptive Topology Manager

Supported Optical Transceivers and Cables

• 40G BASE-SR QSFP+
• 40G BASE-LR4 QSFP+
• 40G BASE AOC/DAC
• 100GBASE-SR4 QSFP28
• 100GBASE-LR4 QSFP28
• 100GBASE-IR4 QSFP28
• 100GBASE-PIR4 QSFP28
• 100G AOC/DAC
• 100G to 4x25G AOC
• 100G to 4x25G DAC


Powerful 100Gb Tomahawk ToR/Spine Switch

Broadcom Tomahawk Chip

Eases the bandwidth crunch

6.4Tbps Switching Capacity

Accelerates data processing speed

Advanced Security

Supports ERPS and EAPS etc


Highly Reliable Industry-grade Hardware Architecture
100G Switches Highly Reliable Industry-grade Hardware Architecture

Accessories List

Power Supplies (Installed)*2
Fans (Installed)*5
Console Cable*1
Power Cords*2
Grounding Cable*1
Screws M4/M6*14
Rubber Pads*4
Rack Mount Brackets*4
Dummy PSU Bracket*1

Quality Certification
Quality and standards are the foundation of FS. We are dedicated to providing customers with the outstanding, standards-compliant products and services.
FS has passed many quality system verification, like ISO9001, CE, FCC, established an internationally standardized quality assurance system and strictly implemented standardized management and control in the course of design, development, production, installation and service.
  • This product is in conformity with ISO9001. This system is valid to a company engaging in development, production and supply service of fibre optical products. Please contact us to learn more.
  • This product was produced under the requirements of CE to indicate conformity with the essential health and safety. Please contact us to learn more.
  • This product fully accords with the FCC, which aims to manage the radio wave and magnetic fields more reasonably. Please contact us to learn more.
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