SAN switches

Cisco MDS  family of storage networking solutions provide a platform for IT departments to achieve:

  • Flexible architecture (FCoE, FC, FICON, FCIP, iSCSI)
  • Data Center virtualization
  • Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
  • Reliable, scalable, and agile SAN
  • Deployment of private and public cloud technologies

Besides the above, these solutions provide enterprise-class security and efficient management for your network. With industry-leading features and advanced capabilities, Cisco MDS Series Switches continue to be a superior platform for hosting intelligent multilayer services that fill business needs, including:

  • SAN consolidation
  • Storage encryption
  • Disaster recovery
  • Data mobility
  • SAN security
  • Replication
  • Data Center consolidation
  • VM-Aware SANs
  • Mainframe Acceleration

The product family also facilitates server storage and fabric virtualization, providing an end-to-end virtualization solution for the data center.