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January 19th, 2018 07:00

MDS device names

​under the MDS directors I can see several names like information for device ID xyz "Tuscany-fw" or Aakash or Tuscany-que what are the names stands for the models are MDS 9509 and 9506​

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May 9th, 2018 03:00


These are names Cisco assigns to Hardware ASICs (Application Specific Integrated Circuits) . These ASIC's reside on LineCards and Supervisor modules, the names vary in accordance with hardware revisions and application.

I hope this answers your query.

Thanks and rgds,


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