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HP 1606 Hardware Reference Manual: Fcoe Converged Network Switch Features; Port Side Of The Encryption San Switch

Hp storageworks 8-gb san switch hardware reference guide (5697-0291, july 2010).
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1. Status LED
2. Power LED
3. RJ-45 GE ports (for clustering and re-keying)
4. Smart Card reader
Figure 6 Port side of the Encryption SAN Switch

FCoE Converged Network Switch features

The FCoE Converged Network Switch has the following features:
Includes a system motherboard with a Freescale MPC8548 RISC CPU running at 1.3 GHz and
integrated peripherals, that provides high performance with low power consumption
Contains an RJ-45 Ethernet management port and EZSwitch Setup, which supports switch IP address
discovery and configuration
Integrates a USB port that provides storage for firmware updates, as well as supportsave
command output and configuration uploads and downloads
Provides two hot-swappable, redundant power supply FRUs
Provides three hot-swappable fan FRUs in an N+1 configuration to provide hardware-redundant
Includes universal ports that self-configure as E_Ports, F_Ports, M_Ports, or FL_Ports
Provides extensive diagnostics and system-monitoring capabilities for enhanced RAS
Provides FCoE-to-FC latency of 1,670 ns
The FCoE Converged Network Switch has the following Ethernet capabilities:
Contains 24 ports, 10-GbE CEE
Provides low-latency, lossless, deterministic interconnect required for FCoE
Provides FCoE support with FPMA discovery. Fabric OS also enables support for Priority-based
Flow Control (802.1Qbb)
Includes DCBX - Capabilities Exchange and Enhanced Transmission Selection (802.1Qaz) to meet
the lossless and deterministic FCoE requirement
Enables hardware-assisted MAC learning and aging
Support for 32,768 MAC addresses and 4,096 VLANs
Support for Layer 2 protocols STP/MSTP/RSTP (802.1q) and Link Aggregation (802.1ad)
HP branded 10-Gb SFP+ (SR and LR) and active copper cables
Provides CEE port to CEE port latency of 570 ns (same ASIC) and 1,050 ns (different ASIC)
HP StorageWorks 8-Gb SAN Switches
5. RJ-45 management port
6. RJ-45 serial console port
7. USB port
8. Fibre Channel ports (0–31)


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