The X8 can provide 2.56Tbps to 20.48Tbps total switching capacity (and in between) for traffic growth while supporting 384 1GbE/768 10GbE /192 40GbE, or 32 100GbE wire-speed ports in a single chassis.
High-Density, High-Scale Server Virtualization
The X8, powered by the ExtremeXOS modular operating system, provides a scalable foundation for virtualized applications. By connecting up to 2 Million Virtual Machines (VM MAC) per system, the X8 enables a highly virtualized network infrastructure.
Reliable Delivery of Converged Storage Traffic
The X8 is an optimal solution for high-throughput storage applications, synchronous replication, and disaster recovery within data center, big data, and HPC environments.