The 4Gb Fibre Channel Pass-Thru Module for HPE c-Class BladeSystem is designed for those customers desiring a direct connection between each server blade within the enclosure and external Fibre Channel SAN switches, directors, or SAN controllers.
Ideal investment protection for datacenters with existing storage networking infrastructure, the HPE Fibre Channel Pass-Thru Module delivers up to sixteen 4Gb Fiber Optic IO connections providing a 1:1 non-switched, non-blocking paths between the server blade and the SAN. The modular design is hot pluggable and easily installs into the I/O bays of the c-Class enclosure. Installing a pair of Fibre Channel Pass-Thru Modules provides redundant paths for connection to your SAN.
The HPE 6125G/XG Ethernet Blade Switch brings the rich features of the HPE Comware network operating system, that delivers a common level of features, service and security levels from edge to core. Intelligent Resilient Framework (IRF) improves the performance and resiliency of the network while simplifying network deployment and management. Intelligent Management Center (IMC) is comprehensive management platform that provides one management application for all networking resources, manages 3rd party devices, unifies physical & virtual networks.
With sixteen 1G downlink ports, a combination of 1G and 10G uplink ports supporting both copper and fiber media, the HPE 6125G/XG reduces network costs while increasing data center efficiency and capability.
The HPE 6125G/XG is perfect for low cost edge aggregation, virtualization, scale-out, and hyper-scale environments that require a 1G/10G connectivity and cost effective solution.