- Manufacturer Part Number: 3873AR5
- Number of Fibre Channel Ports: 12
- Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports: 2
- Data Transfer Rate: 16 Gbit/s
- Expansion Slot Type: SFP
- Manageable: Yes
- Form Factor:
- Height: 1.7″
- Width: 16.9″
- Depth: 12.1″
- Weight (Approximate): 9.26 lb
The Brocade 300 FC SAN Switch for Lenovo (Machine Type 3873) provides small to medium-sized enterprises with Storage Area Network (SAN) connectivity that simplifies their IT management infrastructures, improves system performance, maximizes the value of virtual server deployments, and reduces overall storage costs.
The Brocade 300 is a 1U rack-mount 8 Gb Fibre Channel switch with up to 24 ports (8 ports licensed by default; the remaining ports can be licensed in 8-port increments) that support 2/4/8 Gbps speeds. The switch offers a rich set of standard software features with the options to expand its capabilities as needed.
The Brocade 300 features the EZSwitchSetup wizard and can be configured in the Brocade Access Gateway mode of operation to simplify deployment. The switch provides full non-blocking performance with Ports On Demand scalability to support SAN expansion and enable long-term investment protection.