Network OS Administration Guide

Supporting Network OS 6.0.1a

Part Number: 53-1003768-04

Switch types

The switchType attribute is a unique device model identifier that is displayed when you issue the show chassis or the show rbridge-id commands. When you are gathering information for your switch support provider, you may be asked for the Brocade product name. Use the information in the following table to convert the switchType identifier to a Brocade product name.

Table 4 Mapping switchType to Brocade product names

switchType

Brocade product name

Description

112

Management Module

Internal component on the switch

113

Switch Fabric Module

Internal component on the switch

EN4023

VDX 2740

10Gb scalable switch for IBM Flex System Fabric based on the VDX 6740 ToR switch. 42 x 10GbE internal, 14 x 10GbE/16G FC + 2 x 40GbE/64G FC external FlexPorts

138

VDX 2746

10Gb scalable switch for the Hitachi BS2500 chassis, based on the VDX 6740 ToR switch. 42x10GbE internal, 14x10GbE/16G FC + 2x40GbE/64G FC external FlexPorts.

131

VDX 6740

48 10-GbE SFP+ ports and 4 40-GbE QSFP+ ports

137

VDX 6740T

48 10-GbE 10BASE-T ports and 4 40-GbE QSFP+ ports

138

VDX 6746

10Gb scalable switch for Hitachi CB2500 chassis based on the VDX 6740 ToR switch. 42 x 10GbE internal, 14 x 10GbE/16G FC + 2 x 40GbE/64G FC external FlexPorts

151

VDX 6740T-1G

Same as VDX 6740T, but ships with ports set to 1 GbE

153

VDX 6940-36Q

36 40GbE QSFP+ ports

1000.x

VDX 8770-4

4 I/O slot chassis supporting 48x1 GbE, 48x10 GbE, 48x10G-T, 12x40 GbE, 27x40 GbE, or 6x100 GbE line cards

1001.x

VDX 8770-8

8 I/O slot chassis supporting 48x1 GbE, 48x10 GbE, 48x10G-T, 12x40 GbE, 27x40 GbE, or 6x100 GbE line cards