400G

August 8, 2022

DATA CENTER

Myth Busting Part 3: Not all 400G and 800G switches are created equally

While other network providers continue to use commodity chips, Cisco has been developing custom silicon for Nexus switches since 2014. Creating our own ASIC was the only way to fully realize the promise of software-defined networking and enable advanced capabilities like network segmentation, flexible forwarding, intelligent buffering, and deep telemetry.

June 14, 2022

DATA CENTER

New Cisco Nexus 400G Performance Options to Transform Your Enterprise and Cloud

The Cisco Nexus 9000 family now offers a full breadth of 400/800G options that can meet the data center and hybrid cloud needs of enterprises and service providers of all sizes.

June 14, 2022

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Introducing Nexus Cloud, Agility of Cloud, Power of Nexus

Introducing Nexus Cloud: the easiest way to deploy, manage and operate your cloud network. Nexus Cloud is all about simplicity, providing end-to-end visibility—from endpoint to site and back again.

Introducing 400G in Access Network

Introducing 400G portfolio in Access to cater to increased broadband and 5G mobility demand.

May 17, 2021

DATA CENTER

Analyst Insights: What’s Driving 400G Forward?

400G is quickly being adopted to help organizations meet the new demands of their data centers.

PacketFabric Deploys 400G on Cisco Silicon One

I recently had a virtual chat with PacketFabric CEO, Dave Ward. If you’re not familiar with PacketFabric, you will be soon. They are quickly becoming an industry mover and shaker in the Network-as-a-Service and next-gen Service Provider (ngSP) space. They’re also a customer of ours, having recently deployed the Cisco 8000 with our new 400G solutions.

March 1, 2021

EXECUTIVE PLATFORM

Cisco Completes Acquisition of Acacia

Cisco completed its acquisition of Acacia Communications, Inc., a company that designs and manufactures high-speed optical interconnect products and technologies. Acacia’s technology is very complementary to Cisco’s optical systems and optics strategy and reinforces its investment in the Internet for the Future with world-class coherent optical solutions for our customers.

December 1, 2020

DATA CENTER

Analyst Insights: What’s Driving 400G Forward?

What’s Driving 400G Forward? At the September Network Insider Series, we introduced new 400G switches and line cards that deliver more bandwidth and more features. Now, we ask for an analyst perspective on the transition to 400G… What business challenges are driving bandwidth demand? What 400G features really matter in our changing IT landscape? Where […]

October 27, 2020

SP360: SERVICE PROVIDER

OpenZR+ Delivers 400G Coherent Optics for Multi-Haul Networks

OpenZR+ offers increased functionality and performance with reduced complexity, power, and implementation penalty.