With industry-leading density, power efficiency and low-latency, the SX1016 provides data centers with significant performance and scalability advantages while lowering operating expenses.The SX1016 is an economical, high-performance 64-port 10GbE switch providing 1.28Tb/s of line-rate performance. Based on Mellanox’s SwitchX®-2 silicon and innovative hardware design, the switch packs 64 SFP+ interfaces in an ultra-dense 1U form factor. The SX1016 features industry-leading latency of 250ns and power of less than 1.8W per port, providing optimal performance and efficiency for enterprise data center, financial services, Web 2.0, High Performance Computing and cloud computing applications.
SwitchX-2 carries a unique design that enables users with a straight forward platform for implementation of a Software Defined Network, allowing the construction of a high scale network with advanced fine tuning control plane capabilities. The SX1016 provides a full suite of management options, including support for Mellanox’s Unified Fabric Manager (UFM®), SNMP V1,2,3, and web user interfaces. In addition, the SX1016 incorporates a familiar industry-standard CLI, which enables administrators to easily configure the switch.
To ensure long term applicability, the SX1016 is provisioned to enhance its current capabilities with additional L2 and L3 features through software upgrades.