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HPE StoreFabric SN6650B Fibre Channel Switch



Product Type: Fibre Channel Switch
Product Family: StoreFabric B-Series
Brand Name: HPE
Form Factor: Rack-mountable
Data Transfer Rate: 32 Gbit/s
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General Information
Manufacturer: Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Manufacturer Part Number: Q9V95B
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Brand Name: HPE
Product Line: StoreFabric
Product Series: B
Product Model: SN6650B
Product Name: StoreFabric SN6650B Fibre Channel Switch
Marketing Information:

Is there a need to modernize your storage network? The all-flash data center and emerging NVMe storage requires a modern storage network that can keep up with pace of innovation seen with compute and storage resources. The HPE StoreFabric SN6650B 32Gb FC switch is a high-port density building block with 128 Fibre Channel ports that provides the tools to optimize NVMe storage and automate SAN management tasks. It provides 32 Gb SAN connectivity with up to 4 Tbps total system bandwidth for data center consolidation and one of the most demanding all-flash workloads. New automation capabilities enable DevOps resources to automate operations to increase productivity with simple and open automation through open APIs and the Ansible automation engine. The HPE StoreFabric SN6650B enables new insight into NVMe storage fabrics with modern I/O traffic visibility and VM-level granularity to validate and fine-tune performance for better efficiency.

FeaturesFlash-Ready Performance

Supports up to 4 Tbps bandwidth with very low latency < 780 ns (including FEC) through the use of cut-through switching.

Shatters application performance barriers with up to 200 million IOPS utilizing up to 566 million frame switching per second.

Delivers up to 384 Gbps of combined in-flight encryption and 192 Gbps of in-flight compression to improve bandwidth and help minimize the risk of unauthorized access.

Built in ASIC enables I/O insight into NVMe/FC storage traffic with VM-level granularity to validate and fine-tune performance for better efficiency.

Internal fault-tolerant and enterprise-class RAS features help minimize downtime to support growing mission-critical environments.

Easy Manageability with Simple and Open Automation

Provides tools to simplify and automate operations enabling DevOps resources to orchestrate SAN resources through open APIs and the Ansible automation engine.

Easier integration into third-party tools utilizing a library of templates and scripts (REST APIs) to help deploy applications faster.

Supports I/O Insight and VM Insight (included in HPE PowerPack+ software) to provide deeper visibility into FC/NVMe traffic.

Product Type: Fibre Channel Switch
Number of Fibre Channel Ports: 128
Media & Performance
Data Transfer Rate: 32 Gbit/s
I/O Expansions
Number of Total Expansion Slots: 48
Expansion Slot Type: SFP+
Physical Characteristics
Compatible Rack Unit: 2U
Form Factor: Rack-mountable
Height: 3.4″
Width: 17.3″
Depth: 24″
Weight (Approximate): 47 lb

Weight 47 kg
Dimensions 17.3 × 3.4 cm
Product Type

Fibre Channel Switch

Product Family

StoreFabric B-Series

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Data Transfer Rate

32 Gbit/s

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Number of Fibre Channel Ports


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