The Cisco Catalyst® Blade Switch 3032 is a key component of the FlexIO architecture of the PowerEdge™ M1000e Modular Server Enclosure. FlexIO delivers a level of IO flexibility, bandwidth, features and investment protection that is truly exceptional in the blade server market. Built upon Cisco’s market-leading hardware and IOS® software, the Cisco® CBS 3032 is engineered with unique technologies specifically designed to meet the rigors of blade server-based application infrastructure. Specifically, the switch is designed to deliver high-performance, highly resilient connectivity while supporting ongoing IT initiatives around reducing server infrastructure complexity and TCO.
- 20 (16 internal, 4 external) 10/100/1000BASE-T auto-sensing Gigabit Ethernet switching ports
4 Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) Gigabit Ethernet ports (using included Cisco TwinGig Converter Modules in the X2 slots)
One external console port
- Switch Fabric Capacity 48 Gb/s
Forwarding rate based on 64-byte packets; up to 36 million packets per second (mpps)
Up to 8,192 MAC Addresses
MTUs up to 9018 bytes (Jumbo Frames)
256 MB DDR SDRAM
64 MB flash memory
- IP Base:
Routing Information Protocol Version 1 (RIPv1) and RIPv2
IP Services and Advanced IP Services Upgrade:
The Cisco 3032 offers only the IP Base image.
- VLAN trunks can be created from any port, using either standards-based IEEE 802.1Q tagging or the Cisco Inter-Switch Link (ISL) VLAN architecture.
Up to 1005 VLANs per switch and up to 128 spanning-tree instances per switch are supported.
4096 VLAN IDs are supported.
Cisco VTP supports dynamic VLANs and dynamic trunk configuration across all switches.
Quality of Service
- Wire-rate performance enables highly granular QoS functions (for example, granular rate limiting).
Asynchronous data flows upstream and downstream from the end station or on an uplink are easily managed using ingress policing and egress shaping.
IEE 802.1p CoS and DSCP field classification are provided, using marking and reclassification on a per-packet basis by source and destination IP address, source and destination MAC address, or Layer 4 TCP or UDP port number.
Rate limiting is provided based on source and destination IP address, source and destination MAC address, Layer 4 TCP or UDP information, or any combination of these fields, using QoS ACLs (IP ACLs or MAC ACLs), class maps, and policy maps.
Up to 64 aggregate or individual policers per port are allowed.
Cisco control plane and data plane QoS ACLs on all ports help ensure proper marking on a per-packet basis.
4 egress queues per port enable differentiated management of up to 4 traffic flows.
SRR scheduling helps ensure differential prioritization of packet flows by intelligently servicing the egress queues.
Weighted Tail Drop (WTD) provides congestion avoidance at the ingress and egress queues before a disruption occurs.
Strict priority queuing guarantees that the highest-priority packets are serviced ahead of all other traffic.
The Cisco Committed Information Rate (CIR) function guarantees bandwidth in increments as low as 8 Kbps.
- Dimensions (L x W x H) - 9.8 x 9.1 x 1.1 inches ( 24.8 x 23.1 x 2.9 cm)
Weight - Approximately 4.0 lb ( 1.8 kg)
- BRIDGE-MIB (RFC1493)
CISCO-VTP-MIB ENTITY-MIB ETHERLIKE-MIB IF-MIB (in and out counters for VLANs are not supported)
RFC1213-MIB (by agent; capabilities specified in CISCO-RFC1213-CAPABILITY.my)
- IEEE 802.1s
IEEE 802.3x full duplex on 10BASE-T, 100BASE-TX, and 1000BASE-T ports
IEEE 802.1D Spanning Tree Protocol
IEEE 802.1p CoS prioritization
IEEE 802.1Q VLAN
IEEE 802.3 10BASE-T specification
IEEE 802.3u 100BASE-TX specification
IEEE 802.3ab 1000BASE-T specification
IEEE 802.3z 1000BASE-X specification
RMON I and II standards
SNMPv1, SNMPv2c, and SNMPv3
Environmental Operating Conditions
- Operating temperature: 0° to 40°C
Storage temperature: -25° to 70°C
Operating relative humidity: 10 to 85% non-condensing
Storage relative humidity: 5 to 95% non-condensing
The Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3032 for Dell M1000E provides Dell M1000E customers with an integrated switching solution that dramatically reduces cable complexity. This solution offers consistent network services such as high availability, quality of service (QoS), and security. It uses the comprehensive Cisco management framework to simplify ongoing operations. Cisco advanced network services in combination with simplified management help reduce total cost of ownership (TCO).
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