Brocade MLX Series eight (8)-port 10-GbE (D) module with IPv4/IPv6 hardware Support - requires SFPP optics. Supports 256K IPv4 routes in FIB. Doesn't Support MPLS. Requires high speed switch fabric modules
The Brocade NI-MLX-10GX8-D Interface Module, compatible with the Brocade NetIron MLX Series Routers, is a module update in the MLX Series from NetIron. This expansion card features 8 x SFP+ slots to add a significant increase in functionality to any computer system within the expansion bus. Each slot addition helps improve communications between the hard drive and peripheral devices such as RAM and a CD-ROM drive.
With a bit rate of 10 Gbps Gigabit Ethernet, which is often expressed as 10 GbE, the Brocade NI-MLX-10GX8-D Interface Module offers a great speed and data transfer rate, or throughput, so that end users can utilize a highly respectable transfer rate to access data on a variety of devices.
As part of the industry leading platform for interface modules in 256 wire-speed 10 GbE ports in a single chassis, the Brocade NI-MLX-10GX8-D Interface Module is available in two different versions. The 8×10 GbE-M and the 8×10 GbE-D offer additional options and variety for the end user who wants to speed up their ability to transfer data at ever-faster rates.