What is meaning of "1GE/5GE SFP Ports" in switches. What does it stand for? I dont have much knowledge of networking, but I just wanted for information. Thanks
We are looking to implement 10Gig ethernet for our ESX hosts and SANs. There are a number of solutions we have been looking at and it has really boiled down to what will give us the best bandwidth. ...
I am under the impression that you should use optical for 10GbE networking because of a BER (bit error rate) several orders of magnitude lower than copper. I'm pretty sure I previously found ...
I need to install new SFP's in a location; however, I need them to connect to existing switches and I'm not sure what SFP type they are. All I know is I've got MM Fiber. If I installed Cisco ...
I have a 3com Baseline Switch 2928 that's connected over fiber to a 3com superstack 4500. The fiber is singlemode and has the suitable SFP modules on both switches. The switches (and connected ...
I'm expanding the switch in our rack to a 10 GbE fiber internet feed. Specifically: we have an HP 2910al will expand the switch with a J9008A 2-port 10GbE SFP+ module will plug in 1 (2?) J9150A ...
I have a Cisco SFP module that I might need in a few weeks, I don't want to pull it out but I wanted to know if I shutdown the port does it turn off the SFP module, I don't want to leave the laser on ...