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Cisco MDS 9506 Multilayer Director - Switch - rack-mountable - with 2x MDS 9500 Series Supervisor-2A Module (DS-C9506-2AK9)

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Cisco MDS 9506 Multilayer Director - Switch - rack-mountable - with 2x Cisco MDS 9500 Series Supervisor-2A Module
  • MacMall Part #: 8193931 
  • Manufacturer Part #: DS-C9506-2AK9 
  • Platform: Universal 

The Cisco MDS 9506 Multilayer Director provides industry-leading availability, scalability, security, and management. The Cisco MDS 9506 allows you to deploy high-performance storage-area networks (SANs) with low total cost of ownership (TCO). Layering a rich set of intelligent features onto a high-performance, protocol-independent switch fabric, the Cisco MDS 9506 addresses the stringent requirements of large data center storage environments: uncompromising high availability, security, scalability, ease of management, and transparent integration of new technologies.

Technical Specs

Device Type Switch - with 2x Cisco MDS 9500 Series Supervisor-2A Module
Enclosure Type Rack-mountable - 7U
Subtype Fibre Channel
Fibre Channel FC-AL, FC-AL-2, FC-BB, FC-DA, FC-FLA, FC-FS, FC-GS-3, FC-GS-4, FC-MI, FC-PH, FC-PH-2, FC-PH-3, FC-PI, FC-PLDA, FC-SB-2, FC-SB-3, FC-SW-2, FC-SW-3, FC-Tape, FC-VI, FC-SP, FC-BB-2, FCP, FCP-2, FC-PI-2, FC-BB-3, FC-FS-2, FC-GS-5, FC-MI-2, FC-PI-4, FC-FS-3, FC-GS-6, FC-BB-4, FC-IFR, FAIS, FAIS-2
Routing Protocol VRRP
Remote Management Protocol RMON, Telnet, SNMP 3
Encryption Algorithm AES
Authentication Method Secure Shell (SSH), RADIUS, TACACS+, Secure Shell v.2 (SSH2)
Features ARP support, Syslog support, IPv6 support
Status Indicators Power, system, active, status
Expansion / Connectivity
Interfaces 2 x 10Base-T/100Base-TX/1000Base-T - RJ-45 - management ¦ 2 x console - RJ-45 - management ¦ 2 x serial - DB-9 ¦ 4 x USB 2.0 - Type A
Expansion Slots 6 (total) / 4 (free) x expansion slot ¦ 2 (total) / 0 (free) x CompactFlash Card
Installed Modules Qty (Max) 2 (installed) / 6 (max)
Power Device Internal power supply - hot-plug
Installed Qty 2 (installed) / 2 (max)
Power Redundancy Yes
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V ( 50/60 Hz )
Power Consumption Operational 1.9 kW
Compliant Standards EN 60950, EN 61000-3-2, IEC 60950, EN 61000-3-3, EN55024, EN55022 Class A, UL 60950, EN50082-1, CSA 22.2 No. 60950, EN 61000-6-1, ACA TS001, AS/NZS 3260, FIPS 140-2 Level 2, ICES-003 Class A, AS/NZS 3548, FCC CFR47 Part 15, FCC CFR21 Part 1040, EN 60825
Dimensions & Weight
Width 17.4 in
Depth 21.8 in
Height 12.2 in
Weight 46.08 lbs
Environmental Parameters
Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
Max Operating Temperature 104 °F
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90% (non-condensing)
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