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Brocade SilkWorm 48000 Director

Description -
The Brocade SilkWorm 48000 Director delivers industry-leading 4Gbps and 8Gbps Fibre Channel connectivity & supports 10Gbps ISL connections.
Tech Specs -

Port Speeds

1 Gbps, 2 Gbps, 4 Gbps, 8 Gbps

Host Protocol Support

Fibre Channel



Port Count : SFP : Min.


Chassis Form Factor (Rack Units)


Compatible Blades and Expansions

FC4-16 FC4-32 FC4-48 FC8-16 FC8-32 FC8-48

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Cost-effective & Scalable Brocade Directors

The Brocade SilkWorm 48000 director offers up to 384 ports with high-performance 4 Gb/s and 8Gb/s Fibre Channel connectivity, making it ideal for growing SAN workloads.

Buy, Sell, Support, or Rent a Brocade SilkWorm 48000 Director

Reliant Technology has a large inventory of new and certified pre-owned Brocade switches designed to meet your organization’s network needs. Our networking experts can help you create a Brocade solution that seamlessly integrates into your existing network. Whether you need a new switch, or are considering third party Brocade support options, our team of engineers can help optimize, manage, and protect your networking environment.

Warranty & Support Options for Brocade SilkWorm 48000

All Brocade SilkWorm 48000 directors are Reliant Rock Solid Certified which guarantees that every piece of equipment is verified, rigorously tested, and warrantied. Extended warranties and other support solutions are also available for your Brocade networking gear, with 4 levels of support to provide flexible, customizable, and comprehensive support for your IT infrastructure.

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