Edgecore Networks DCS520 (AS9736-64D) | 400G Data Center Switch
The Edgecore DCS520 is a spine switch for high-performance data centers. The switch provides line-rate L2 and L3 switching across the 64 x QSFP56-DD ports, each supporting 1 x 400G QSFP56-DD, 1 x 100G QSFP28, 1 x 40G QSFP+, or via breakout cables 2 x 200G (2 x 4 lanes 50G PAM4), 4 x 100G (4 x 2 lanes 50G PAM4), 2 x 50G (2 x 2 lanes 25G NRZ), 4 x 25G NRZ, or 4 x 10G NRZ. The DCS520 can be deployed as a spine switch supporting 100/400 GbE spine to spine or spine to leaf interconnects. This open network switch is loaded with the Open Network Install Environment (ONIE), which supports the installation of compatible Network Operating System software, including the open source options Open Network Linux, plus commercial NOS offerings.
Key Features and Benefits
- Cost-effective, open network switch for data center fabric.
- QSFP56-DD switch ports, each supporting 1 x 400G QSFP56-DD, 1 x 100G QSFP28, 1 x 40G QSFP+, or via breakout cables 2 x 200G (2 x 4 lanes 50G PAM4), 4 x 100G (4 x 2 lanes 50G PAM4), 2 x 50G (2 x 2 lanes 25G NRZ), 4 x 25G NRZ, or 4 x 10G NRZ.
- Incorporates Broadcom Tomahawk 4 switch series silicon for non-blocking line-rate performance.
- 2 RU form factor.
- Supports hot/cold aisles with front-to-back airflow SKU.
- All ports on front; PSUs and fans accessible from rear.
- Hot-swappable, load-sharing, redundant 2400 W AC/HVDC PSUs.
- 3+1 redundant, hot-swappable fan modules.
- Hardware switch pre-loaded with Open Network Install Environment (ONIE) for automated loading of compatible open source and commerical NOS offerings.
- Compatible with Open Network Linux (ONL), the open-source, OCP reference NOS
Benefits of Open Networking
- Future-ready, cutting-edge hardware – Adopt hyperscale technologies for continuous innovation.
- Significant cost savings – Decrease expenses by as much as 50%.
- Flexible, Linux-based platform – Enjoy the freedom to select from various applications.
- Automated processes – Minimize effort in installation/configuration by automating repetitive tasks.
- Multi-purpose functionality – Utilize versatile solutions for switching, routing, load balancing, and more.
- Customizable OS options – Install or switch operating systems based on unique needs.
- Hardware-software independence – Benefit from a non-restrictive, adaptable infrastructure.
- User-friendly interfaces – Seamlessly navigate CLI, Linux Shell, and automated installation/configuration.
What makes STORDIS your personal Open Networking Expert?
- Extensive industry experience: With years of experience in the Open Networking space, STORDIS has the expertise to provide tailored solutions for your specific needs.
- Comprehensive product range: As a one-stop-shop for Open Networking products, STORDIS offers a wide variety of high-quality solutions from leading global vendors.
- Exclusive route2open Academy: As part of the STORDIS Group, route2open Academy delivers world-class training and education programs, helping businesses and individuals stay ahead of the technology curve.
- End-to-end support: From consultation to implementation and beyond, our expert team offers unparalleled support, ensuring seamless integration and optimal performance.
- Commitment to innovation: STORDIS constantly stays at the forefront of industry advancements, enabling us to provide the most up-to-date and effective solutions for your networking needs.
- Strong global partnerships: By collaborating with major open technology vendors, we ensure that our customers receive the highest quality products and services available in the market.
- Customer-focused approach: At STORDIS, we prioritize understanding your unique requirements, offering personalized solutions to drive your business success.
Choose STORDIS as your Open Networking Expert to unlock the full potential of your network and enjoy the numerous benefits of a future-proof, flexible, and cost-effective solution.
2x AC PSU, Front to Back Airflow