Cisco Nexus 34180YC to Supermicro SYS-1029U-TR25M Servers

For the past five to seven years the most common speed of connection between a Top of Rack (ToR) leaf … More

10GBASE-T Cisco 34180YC Cisco UCS C460

DATA CENTER SERIES: FluxLight SFP-10G-T Transceiver Application

Cisco Nexus 34180YC to Cisco UCS C460 There are many ways of connecting a Top of Rack (ToR) leaf switch … More

10GBASE-LRM over existing FDDI Fiber

SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES SERIES: FluxLight 10GBASE-LRM Optical Transceiver Application

CONNECTING AT 10G OVER OLD FDDI FIBER So here is the situation, you have an existing switch in your main … More

SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES: FluxLight 40GBASE-SR-BD Optical Transceiver Application

Upgrading from 10G to 40G Using Existing Fiber This application note presents a use case for a specialized QSFP+ 40G … More

Cisco 9336C-FX2 HPE ProLiant DL360 Gen10-02 using SFP-10G-SR optical transceiver and fiber jumper cables.

BUILD IT BETTER: Connecting Cisco Nexus 9336C-FX2 40G QSFP+ ports to HPE ProLiant DL360 Gen10 Rack Servers

Example 2: Connecting Cisco Nexus 9336C-FX2 40G QSFP+ ports to HPE ProLiant DL360 Gen10 Rack Servers Equipped with HPE 530SFP+ … More

Cisco Nexus 93180YC-FX to Dell R640 |

BUILD IT BETTER: Cisco Nexus 93180YC-FX to Dell PowerEdge R640

There are so many options to consider for final-meters data center connectivity. Most new connections are being implemented at 10Gbps … More

Ready for 40G but Not New Jumper Cables?

INTRODUCTION Networks and data centers have relied on 10Gbps connectivity speeds for the past 5+ years. With ever increasing network … More

Introduction to BiDi Optical Transceivers

Introduction In the past few years a new class of pluggable optical transceivers have been developed that send and receive … More

Cisco Catalyst IOS Blocks Compatible Transceivers

My Cisco switch disables the port when I install a compatible transceiver module. Help!? Cisco has dominated the IP/Ethernet switching … More