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Mixed stack X690/X590

  • 1.  Mixed stack X690/X590

    Posted 10-23-2018 10:51



    I am working on a design to replace a BD 8806. Looking at what I need and have access too, (2) 690s and (1) 590 seemed like a good option. I ran that through the stacking tool and it still looked good.

    What are your thoughts on this?

    Do the numbers seem right?

    I cannot do (3) 690s because some of the copper ports are 100m.



    I cannot do (3) 590s because I need 52 SFP+ ports.

    Do all slots still affect the tables, or is it now just master capable slots?


  • 2.  RE: Mixed stack X690/X590

    Posted 11-08-2018 02:18
    David,

    All slots will still affect the table limit of the stack, but the x690 and x590 are very similar HW so there table sizes are the same. I think two x690s with a x590 is a good choice.

    Stephen



  • 3.  RE: Mixed stack X690/X590

    Posted 11-08-2018 02:42
    Thanks for the reply Stephen. You should take a guess at who I want to propose this for. Maybe email me your guess