Brocade 6505 - switch - 12 ports - managed - desktop

Mfg. Part: BR-6505-12-0R | CDW Part: 2765524 | UNSPSC: 43222615
$9,650.00SAVE $3,393.01
$6,256.99Advertised Price
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  • Switch
  • managed
  • 12 x Fibre Channel SFP+
  • desktop
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • Switch
  • managed
  • 12 x Fibre Channel SFP+
  • desktop
The Brocade 6505 switch provides exceptional price/performance value, combining flexibility, simplicity, and enterprise-class functionality in an entry-level switch. Designed to enable maximum flexibility and reliability, the Brocade 6505 is configurable in 12 ports and supports high speeds in an efficiently designed 1U package.

To keep pace with growing business demands, data centers are transitioning to highly virtualized, private cloud storage environments. This approach enables organizations to consolidate and simplify their IT resources, resulting in increased business agility and lower capital and operating expenses. But virtualization is not without its challenges. Data centers must keep up with the explosive data growth and dynamic changes driven by virtualized workloads. Selecting the right network is key to realizing the full benefits of these cloud-based architectures.

Designed to enable maximum flexibility and reliability, the Brocade 6505 is configurable in 12 ports and supports high speeds in an efficiently designed 1U package. It comes standard with a single power supply with integrated fans. A second, optional power supply provides additional redundancy for increased resiliency.

A simplified deployment process and a point-and-click user interface make the Brocade 6505 both powerful and easy to use. Moreover, the Brocade 6505 offers low-cost access to industry-leading Storage Area Network (SAN) technology while providing "pay-as-you-grow" scalability to meet the needs of an evolving storage environment.

Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Connectivity Details Type: Serial cable

Connectivity Details Type: Serial adapter

Environmental Parameters
Humidity Range Operating: 10 - 85% (non-condensing)
Humidity Range Storage: 10 - 90% (non-condensing)
Max Operating Temperature: 104 °F
Max Storage Temperature: 158 °F
Min Operating Temperature: 32 °F
Min Storage Temperature: -13 °F

Brand: Brocade
Compatibility: PC
Manufacturer: BROCADE
Model: 6505
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: Brocade

Interface Provided
Comments: Management
Connector Type: RJ-45
Interface: Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-TX
Qty: 1

Connector Type: RJ-45
Type: Console

Connector Type: Type A
Type: USB

Connector Type: SFP+
Qty: 24

Authentication Method: DH-CHAP , RADIUS , Secure Shell (SSH) , Secure Shell v.2 (SSH2)
Compliant Standards: FIPS 140-2 Level 2
Encryption Algorithm: SSL
Height (Rack Units): 1
Included Accessories: Rubber feet
Mounting Kit: Optional

Features: Diagnostic Function , EZ Switch , Firmware upgradable , Forward Error Correction (FEC) , Hot swap module replacement , IP address filtering , IPSec passthrough , IPv6 support , ISL support , LDAP support , LUN zoning , Management Information Base (MIB) , Ports on Demand , Quality of Service (QoS) , Registered State Change Notification (RSCN) support , Role based access control , Syslog support , Transparent (N_Port ID Virtualization - NPIV) mode support
Form Factor: Desktop
Manageable: Yes
Ports Qty: 12
Remote Management Protocol: CLI , HTTP , HTTPS , SMI-S , SNMP 1 , SNMP 3 , SSH , SSH-2
Status Indicators: Port status , Power , System
Subcategory: Fibre Channel and SAN
Subtype: Fibre Channel
Type: Switch

Power Device
Frequency Required: 50/60 Hz
Hot-Plug: Hot-plug
Installed Qty: 1
Max Supported Qty: 2
Nominal Voltage: AC 120/230 V
Power Consumption Operational: 80 Watt
Power Redundancy: Optional
Power Redundancy Scheme: 1+1 (with optional power supply)
Type: Internal power supply

Clock Speed: 667 MHz
Installed Qty: 1
Type: PowerPC 440EPx

Type: Brocade Advanced Web Tools , Brocade Advanced Zoning , Brocade Extended Fabrics , Brocade Fabric OS , Brocade Fabric Watch , Brocade ISL Trunking , Brocade Network Advisor for SAN Professional Plus

System Requirements
Min Operating System: Fabric OS 7.x

Dimensions & Weight
Depth: 17.4 in
Height: 1.7 in
Weight: 17.24 lbs
Width: 17.2 in

Cable Details
Included Qty: 1

Type: Nodes
Value: 6000

Flash Memory
Installed Size: 1 GB

Type: Bandwidth
Value: 384 Gbps

Type: Port-to-port latency
Value: 700 ns

Qty: 12
Type: Fibre Channel SFP+

Installed Size: 1 GB
Technology: DDR2 SDRAM

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