|Product Type||Expansion Module|
|Ports type||100-Gigabit Ethernet|
The Cisco Nexus 9000 series offers two modes of operation. Organizations can use Cisco NX-OS Software with the Cisco Nexus 9000 series in standard Cisco Nexus switch environments (NX-OS mode). They can also use ACI mode, with hardware infrastructure ready to support the Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI) solution, to take full advantage of an automated, policy-based, systems management approach using Cisco ACI. This data sheet covers standard Cisco Nexus 9500 platform deployment scenarios using NX-OS mode.