Cisco introduces the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Enhanced Series Chassis (6500-E Series) delivering up to 2 terabits per second of system bandwidth capacity and 80 Gbps of per-slot bandwidth. In a system configured for VSS, this translates to a system capacity of 4 Tbps. The CiscoCatalyst 6500 Enhanced Series Chassis will be capable of delivering up to 180 Gbps of per-slot bandwidth with a system capacity of up to 4 terabits per second. A system configured for VSS will be capable of delivering up to 8 Tbps of system bandwidth.
Table 1 shows the Quick Specs.
|Supervisor engine slot||2|
|Redundant power supplies||2|
|Bandwidth||80 Gbps of per-slot bandwidth|
|Rack Units (RU)||19 RU|
|Dimensions||83.0 x 43.9 x 46 cm|
Chassis fan tray: Right to left
Power supply fan: Front to back