QLogic's entry-level edge switches, the SANbox 1400 Series, features a low cost and a simple configuration wizard.
These fixed-configuration switches have 10 ports per switch, supporting up to 4Gbps, which is non-blocking. The full-duplex ports auto-sense and auto-negotiate speeds, providing backwards compatibility to 2Gbps and 1Gbps.
The QLogic 1000 Series switches feature a 1U form factor that only covers half of the one slot. Two SANbox 1400 switches can be mounted side-by-side in the same rack slot for 20 4Gbps ports in 1U, providing a great combination of low-cost space efficiency. Other features include:
QLogic switches have rock-solid reliability,ensuring maximum availability from your Fibre Channel SAN. Best-in-class performance eliminates data bottlenecks, providing a fast, reliable and efficient data flow.