Technical specifications

Model

9710-E16

Chassis slot configuration

  • Line-card slots: 16
  • Supervisor slots: 2
  • Crossbar switching fabric slots: 6
  • Fan trays: 3 fan trays at the back of the chassis
  • Power supply bays: 16

Hot-swappable components

Power supplies, fan modules, small form-factor pluggables, supervisor modules, fabric modules

Warranty

One year, 24×7 same-day maintenance service options available

Optional features

MDS 9700 48-port 32-Gbps FC Switching Module Bundle (3645), MDS 9700 48-port 32-Gbps FC Switching Module (3649), MDS 9000 24/10-port SAN Extension Module (3650), 48-port 16-Gbps FC Switching Module (3648), MDS 9700 48-port 10-Gbps FCoE Switching Module (3620), MDS 9700 24-port 40-Gbps FCoE Switching Module (3640), MDS 9700 Enterprise Package (7610), MDS 9700 DCNM SAN Advanced Edition(7611), small form-factor pluggables (SFPs), MDS 9700 3000W AC power supply (5960), fans*

Dimensions (H x W x D)

Chassis dimensions (26RU): 114.9 cm (45.25 in.) x 43.9 cm (17.3 in.) x 88.9 cm (35 in.)

  • Cisco MDS 9700 48-Port 32-Gbps or 16-Gbps FC Switching Module: 4.4 cm x 40.39 cm x 55.37 cm (1.75 in. x 15.9 in. x 21.8 in.)
  • Power supply (3,000 W AC): 55.98 cm x 10.03 cm x 4.06 cm (22.04 in. x 3.95 in. x 1.6 in.)
  • Power supply (3000 W DC): 59.79 cm x 10.03 cm x 4.06 cm (23.54 in. x 3.95 in. x 1.6 in.)
  • Fabric-1 module: 82.3 cm x 5.13 cm x 25.96 cm (32.40 in. x 2.02 in. x 10.22 in.)
  • Supervisor-1E module: 5.18 cm x 20.17 cm x 55.5 cm (2.04 in. x 7.94 in. x 21.85 in.)
  • Fan tray: 91.87 cm x 13.08 cm x 4.75 cm (36.17 in. x 5.15 in. x 1.87 in.)
  • SFP+: 1.25 cm x 1.36 cm x 5.65 cm (0.49 in. x 0.54 in. x 2.22 in.)

Weight

  • Chassis (includes fans): 136 kg (300 lb.)
  • 48-port 16-Gbps Fibre Channel line card: 7.71 kg (17 lb)
  • 48-port 32-Gbps Fibre Channel line card: 7.94 kg (17.5 lb)
  • Power supply (3,000 W AC): 2.7 kg (6 lb)
  • Fabric-1 module: 9.07 kg (20 lb)
  • Supervisor-1E module: 3.86 kg (8.5 lb)
  • Fan tray: 5.76 kg (12.7 lb)
  • Supervisor blank cover: 0.5 kg (1.1 lb)
  • Line-card blank cover: 2.04 kg (4.5 lb)

* For more information, please refer to the Cisco MDS 9718 Multilayer Director for IBM Storage Networking Redbooks Product Guide.