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Cisco Nexus 2248PQ 10GE Fabric Extender

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by  CISCO    |    PCN#  1G8518    |    MFG#  N2K-C2248PQ10GE-RF    |   
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Product Highlights:
  • Rack
  • mountable
Product Condition: Factory Refurbished
Shipping Weight: 18 lbs.
List Price: $8,280.00
Our Price: $5,560.76
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Cisco Nexus 2248PQ 10GE Fabric Extender

Cost Effective Access Layer, 40 GE Connectivity

The Cisco Nexus 2248PQ provides 48 1 or 10 Gigabit Ethernet and Fibre Channel Over Ethernet (FCoE) Small Form-Factor Pluggable Plus (SFP+) server ports, and four QSFP+ (16 10 GE SFP+) uplink ports in a compact one-rack-unit (1 RU) form factor.

The combination of the Cisco Nexus 2248PQ and upstream Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches and Cisco Nexus 6000 Series Switches provides a cost-effective access layer and scalable strategy for 10 GE and FCoE at the server access layer. It also helps to enable a smooth migration to a 40 GE network fabric.

General Information

ManufacturerCisco Systems, Inc

Manufacturer Part NumberN2K-C2248PQ10GE-RF

Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.cisco.com

Brand NameCisco

Product LineNexus

Product Series2000

Product Model2248PQ

Product NameNexus 2248PQ 10GE Fabric Extender

Packaged Quantity1

Product ConditionRefurbished

Product TypeFabric Extender

Technical Information

Physical Characteristics

Form FactorRack-mountable


Additional Information
  • Fabric Extender Host Interfaces: 48
  • Fabric Extender Host Interface Types: 1/10 GE ports SFP/SFP+
  • Fabric Extender Fabric Interfaces: 4 QSFP+ (16 x 10 GE)
  • Fabric Speed: 160 Gbps in each direction (320 Gbps full duplex)
  • Oversubscription: 3:1
  • Performance: Hardware forwarding at 1280 Gbps or 952 mpps
  • FCoE support: Yes
  • Airflow: Port-side exhaust and port-side intake
  • Buffers: 32 MB network to host, 8 MB host to network



Cisco Nexus Switches:

  • 5000 Series
  • 6000 Series
  • 7000 Series
  • n9000 Series