Are you looking for a reasonably priced, yet powerful, flexible SAN solution?

Cisco MDS 9148S Multilayer Fabric Switch, a new 16G Fibre Channel SAN solution for small to medium businesses. This switch is powerful and flexible, with up to 48 autosensing line-rate 16G Fibre Channel ports and comprehensive enterprise-class features in a compact one–rack unit form factor. Plus, with an affordable price, the Cisco MDS 9148S brings the power of 16G Fibre Channel to a new level of value.

Join our next webcast (8-Oct-2014 08:00 AM PST) and learn more about the technical capabilities, design considerations, and best practices of implementing small SANs. You will also learn how to grow your  SAN transparently. See use cases, including designing small fabric, core-edge design, and migrating from 8G to 16G.

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Use cases for MDS 9148S

The Cisco MDS 9148S can be used as the foundation for small, standalone SANs or as an edge switch in larger core-edge SAN infrastructures

Single-Switch SAN Deployments

The Cisco MDS 9148S is designed to address the needs of small and medium-sized businesses, helping them deploy cost-effective and scalable high-performance SANs. It is also ideal for branch offices and departments in large enterprises.

Use case MDS9148S

Data Center Core-Edge Deployments

The Cisco MDS 9148S is fully compatible with the Cisco MDS 9700 and 9500 Series Multilayer Directors, MDS 9200 Series Multilayer Switches, and 9100 Series Multilayer Fabric Switches for transparent, end-to-end service delivery in large data center core-edge deployments.

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Bottom Line

 The CiscoMDS 9148S 16G Multilayer Fabric Switch is the next generation of the highly reliable, flexible, and low-cost Cisco MDS 9100 Series Multilayer Fabric Switches. It combines high performance with exceptional flexibility and cost effectiveness. This powerful, compact one rack-unit switch scales from 12 to 48 line-rate 16 Gbps Fibre Channel ports.

The Cisco MDS 9148S is excellent for:

  • A standalone SAN in small departmental storage environments
  • A top-of-the-rack switch in medium-sized redundant fabrics
  • An edge switch in enterprise data center core-edge topologies

Cisco MDS 9148S gives customers the enhanced benefits of high performance, pay-as-you-grow flexibility and a compelling economic value.

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Tony Antony
Sr Marketing Manager


Tony Antony