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AS6701-32X

40GbE Data Center Switch

AS6701-32X is a 20-Port 40G QSFP+ plus 2 x 6-port 40G QSFP+ modules switch with ONIE software installer. AS6701-32X embedded Broadcom Trident II 1.28Tbps and Freescale P2020 CPU as well as dual 110-230VAC 400W PSUs included and power-to-port airflow. AS6701-32X is 3-year Hardware Warranty.

Overview

The Edge-Core AS6701-32X switch is a Top-of-Rack (TOR) or spine switch for high-performance data centers. In a compact 1RU form factor, the switch provides line-rate L2 and L3 switching across up to 32 x QSFP ports, supporting up to 32 x 40 GbE connections or 104 x 10 GbE connections. The AS6701-32X can be deployed as a TOR switch supporting 10 GbE or 40 GbE server connections, or as a spine switch, supporting 10 GbE or 40 GbE spine
interconnects. The switch provides 20 fixed QSFP ports and two module slots, each capable of supporting a 6 x QSFP option module or a future NPU module for application processing. The AS6701-32X is a bare-metal switch loaded with the Open Network Install Environment (ONIE), which supports the installation of compatible independent switchOS offerings.

Specs

Ports 32
Predominant Port Type 40GbE QSFP+
High Availability Redundant Power Supply
Redundant Fans
Compatible Software Option Cumulus Networks - Cumulus Linux
Pica8 - PicOS

Features

  • Cost-effective, bare-metal switch infrastructure for data center fabric.
  • Up to 32 x 40GbE ports in compact 1RU form factor.
  • Modular design allowing cost-effective build-out of an infrastructure with switching capacity added as required.
  • 20 x QSFP switch ports, each supporting 40 GbE or 4 x 10 GbE via breakout cables.
  • Two module slots, each supporting 6 x QSFP module or future NPU processing module.
  • Layer 2 or Layer 3 forwarding of 2.56 Tbps full duplex.
  • Supports hot/cold aisle with port-to-power and power-to-port airflow SKUs.
  • All ports on front; PSUs and fans on rear.
  • Hot-swappable, load-sharing, redundant AC or -48V DC PSUs.
  • 4+1 redundant, hot-swappable fans.
  • Energy Efficiency: 267 W typical power consumption.
  • Hardware switch pre-loaded with Open Network Install Environment (ONIE) for automated loading of compatible independent switchOS software.
  • Compatible with Cumulus®Linux® r2.0.1 and later switchOS software from Cumulus Networks™.
  • Compatible with PicOS™ r2.5 and later version from Pica8 Inc.

Downloads

Category File Name Version Release Date File Size Download
Datasheet AS6701-32X ONIE R04 US 2016-07-05 3292.98 KB Download
User Manual AS6701-32X Quick Start Guide US 2016-06-29 866 KB Download
Certification Edgecore RoHS & REACH Declaration - AS6701-32X US 2017-06-26 322.27 KB Download

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