- Port Multiservice Module
- 18 x 4Gb Fibre Channel + 4 x SFP
- plug-in module
- for MDS 9216
The Cisco MDS 9000 Family 18/4-Port Multiservice Module uses Cisco expertise and knowledge of IP networks to deliver outstanding SAN extension performance, minimizing latency for disk and tape with FCIP acceleration features including FCIP write acceleration and FCIP tape write and read acceleration. Hardware-based encryption helps secure sensitive traffic with IP Security (IPsec), and hardware-based compression dramatically enhances performance for both high- and low-speed links, enabling immediate cost savings in expensive WAN infrastructure.
Natively integrating support for intelligent fabric applications, the Cisco MDS 9000 Family 18/4-Port Multiservice Module provides a platform for distributed fabric services such as storage m