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Cisco Catalyst 6800 Series 10 Gigabit Ethernet Fiber Module with DFC4 - exp

Mfg. Part: C6800-8P10G= | CDW Part: 4234738 | UNSPSC: 43201404
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  • Expansion module
  • 10 Gigabit SFP+ / SFP (mini-GBIC) x 8
  • for Catalyst 6800ia
  • 6807-XL
  • 6880-X
  • 6880-X-Chassis
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • Expansion module
  • 10 Gigabit SFP+ / SFP (mini-GBIC) x 8
  • for Catalyst 6800ia
  • 6807-XL
  • 6880-X
  • 6880-X-Chassis
The C6800 family 16-port 10-Gigabit Ethernet fiber module is suitable for deployment in all campus aggregation and core networks.

Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Type: Multicast entries (IPv4)
Value: 64000

Type: Multicast entries (IPv6)

Type: Hardware forwarding entries
Value: 256000

Type: NetFlow entries
Value: 1000000

Type: ACL entries
Value: 512000

Type: Jumbo frame size
Value: 9216

Dimensions & Weight
Depth: 16.4 in
Height: 1.7 in
Weight: 11.02 lbs
Width: 15.4 in

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

Brand: Cisco
Compatibility: PC
Manufacturer: Cisco Systems
Model: 6800 Series 10 Gigabit Ethernet Fiber Module with DFC4
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: Cisco Catalyst

Interface Provided
Connector Type: SFP/SFP+
Qty: 8

Compliant Standards: 21 CFR 1040.10 , AS/NZS 60950-1 , AS/NZS CISPR 22 , CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950 , CISPR 22 Class A , CISPR 24 , CNS 13438(95) Class A , EN 60825-1 , EN 60950-1 , EN 61000-3-2 , EN 61000-3-3 , EN 61000-6-1 , EN50082-1 , EN55022 Class A , ETS 300 386 , ETSI 300 019 , FCC Part 15 A , GR-1089-CORE , GR-63-CORE , ICES-003 Class A , IEC 60825-1 , IEC 60950-1 , KN22 Class A , UL 60950-1 , VCCI Class A
Encryption Algorithm: 128-bit AES

Cabling Type: Ethernet 10GBase-X
Compliant Standards: IEEE 802.1ae , IEEE 802.1D , IEEE 802.1p , IEEE 802.1Q , IEEE 802.1s , IEEE 802.1w , IEEE 802.3ad (LACP) , IEEE 802.3ae , IEEE 802.3ak , IEEE 802.3an , IEEE 802.3aq , IEEE 802.3x
Connectivity Technology: Wired
Data Link Protocol: 10 Gigabit Ethernet
Data Transfer Rate: 40 Gbps
Features: Access Control List (ACL) support , Class-Based Weighted Fair Queuing (CBWFQ) , Deficit Weighted Round Robin (DWRR) , IGMP snooping , Jumbo Frames support , Low-latency queuing (LLQ) , MLD snooping , MPLS support , NetFlow , Quality of Service (QoS) , Shaped Round Robin (SRR) , Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) , Weighted Random Early Detection (WRED)
Form Factor: Plug-in module
MAC Address Table Size: 128K entries
Remote Management Protocol: RMON , SMON
Status Indicators: Link/activity , Status
Type: Expansion module

Type: Switching fabric bandwidth
Value: 80 Gbps

Type: Forwarding performance
Value: 60 Mpps

Qty: 8
Type: 10 Gigabit SFP+ / SFP (mini-GBIC)

Power Device
Power Consumption Operational: 303.68 Watt

Installed Size: 2 GB

System Requirements
Min Operating System: Cisco IOS 15.2(1)SY

Product Reviews
Cisco Catalyst 6800 Series 10 Gigabit Ethernet Fiber Module with DFC4 - exp is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Technically it supports most deployment scenarios. Valuable Features:This is the Enterprise Class Switch platform. Technically it supports most deployment scenarios and things that you never know that it supports.The hardware is the most reliable, I saw some Catalyst in hot and dusty racks, working hard and with no issues from a lot of years.Great switching solution from Cisco!Improvements to My Organization:It's resolved most of our customer communication needs.Room for Improvement:It can be a little more cheaper.Deployment Issues:We've had no issues with deployment.Stability Issues:We've had no issues with stability.Scalability Issues:We've had no issues with scalability.Cost and Licensing Advice:It's quite pricey.Disclaimer: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
Date published: 2016-03-21
Rated 4 out of 5 by from ​This switch and its functionality allowed me to deploy a secure network connection in three months.​ Valuable Features:* Security* ConfigurationRoom for Improvement:At first glance this switch looks exactly like the an Ethernet switch, I would recommend that there be verbage in the documentation on exactly what gbit connectors are required.Use of Solution:We've been using it for eight years.Deployment Issues:There have been no issues with the deployment.Stability Issues:The stability has never been an issue.Scalability Issues:We've had no issues scaling it for our needs.Customer Service:It's great.Technical Support:It's great.Previous Solutions:We didn't have anything in place and needed a fiber solution.Initial Setup:It was very straightforward.Implementation Team:We did it in-house with help from the vendor.Other Solutions Considered:There were no other options looked at.Other Advice:Make sure you get the right connectors.Disclaimer: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
Date published: 2016-03-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from We now have the ability migrate to multiple sites, but the TAC speed needs improvement. Valuable Features:* Stackable module* Hot-swappable inventoryImprovements to My Organization:* Easier to design and manage a network by enabling reuse* Ability migrate to multiple sitesRoom for Improvement:Deliverability speed of the Terminal Access Controller.Use of Solution:I've used it for over four years.Deployment Issues:No issues encountered.Stability Issues:No issues encountered.Scalability Issues:There were issues with the maximum stackable switches per site & monitoring setup.Customer Service:7/10.Technical Support:7/10.Previous Solutions:We switched because we had weak tech support, especially for the PoE product.Initial Setup:It was a medium difficulty setup.Cost and Licensing Advice:Licensing is one of the major areas of confusion for a person with a technical if they gain the verification from Cisco website.Other Solutions Considered:We also looked at Dell options.Other Advice:Ensure you select the right license, power supply and other components to install the switch into the rack.Disclaimer: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
Date published: 2015-08-16
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