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Brocade 4100The Brocade 4100 Fibre Channel switch combines up to 32 ports of industry-leading 4 Gbit/sec performance with high availability and Ports on Demand capabilities to support mission-critical SANs.

With a flexible architecture that supports auto-sensing 1, 2, and 4 Gbit/sec Fibre Channel technology with 16, 24, or 32 ports in a 1U package, the Brocade 4100 provides excellent value at an affordable price point. As a result, even small organizations can achieve the levels of performance and availability typically attainable only by much larger enterprises.

Fast, Reliable 4 Gbit/sec Performance
• Up to 256 Gbit/sec of aggregated throughput
• Up to 32 ports capable of 4 Gbit/sec full-duplex performance at distances up to 100 km (500 km at 1 Gbit/sec)
• Up to 32 Gbit/sec throughput with Brocade ISL Trunking
• Exchange-based Dynamic Path Selection (DPS) for load balancing between trunk groups

Affordable Scalability
• Ports on Demand capabilities for scaling from 16 to 24 or 32 ports with a simple license activation
• Full backward and forward compatibility with the entire family of Brocade switches and directors
• Seamless migration path to new 4 Gbit/sec connectivity and advanced fabric services
• 16, 24, or 32 ports in a 1U form factor

High Availability throughout the Fabric
• Fabric Shortest Path First (FSPF) traffic rerouting
• Non-disruptive software upgrades (hot code load and activation)
• Redundant, hot-swappable components, fans, and power supplies
• Capable of delivering overall system availability greater than 99.999 percent

Simplified Deployment and Management
• FICON support on a flexible port-by-port basis, including support for CUP and intermixed FICON and FCP environments
• Hardware-enforced zoning by World Wide Name (WWN)
• Brocade Web Tools utilization over a secure browser using the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol

Excellent Value for a Variety of SAN Environments
• Full forward and backward compatibility for dynamic SAN environments
• Integration with heterogeneous environments: Windows, Windows NT, UNIX, AIX, Linux, and Solaris
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Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. is an American multinational corporation and a technology company specializing in data and storage networking products. The company's product portfolio spans across Enterprise Ethernet (LAN, WLAN) Switches, WAN (Internet) Routers, SAN Switches, Application Delivery Controllers, Network Security Appliances, Ethernet/Storage Network Adapters and PHY Transceivers. Founded in 1995, Brocade is headquartered in San Jose, California, USA.