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Cisco Nexus 4000 Series

The Cisco Nexus 4000 Series Blade Switches extend the benefits of the Cisco Nexus Family to blade servers, The Nexus 4000 series consists of only model 4001: a blade-switch module for IBM BladeCenter that has all 10 Gbit Fibre Channel over Ethernet or FCoE interfaces. This blade-switch had 14 server-facing downlinks running on 1Gbit/s or 10 Gbit/s and six uplinks using 10Gbit/s SFP+ modules.

Product IDDescription
N4K-4005I-SSK9Nexus 4005 Storage Protocol Services License.
N4K-4005I-XPXCisco Nexus 4005 Switch Module for IBM BladeCenter.

The Cisco Nexus 4000 Series Blade Switches extend the benefits of the Cisco Nexus Family to blade servers. Part of the Cisco Data Center Business Advantage network foundation, Cisco Nexus 4000 Series address these challenges:

  • Larger numbers of switches and cables within a single chassis
  • Implementing virtual machine mobility
  • Higher bandwidth requirements
  • Increasing power requirements