EMC Corporation Connectrix DS-5300B Fibre Channel Switch
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Product Information for EMC Corporation Connectrix DS-5300B Fibre Channel Switch

Highlights for EMC Corporation Connectrix DS-5300B Fibre Channel Switch

Marketing Information

The EMC Connectrix DS-5300B offers best-in-class port density and scalability for mid range enterprise SAN switches along with redundant, hot-pluggable components and non-disruptive software upgrades. As the value and volume of business data continue to rise, organizations need technology solutions that are easy to implement and manage and that can grow and change with minimal disruption. The DS-5300B switch is designed for rapidly growing storage requirements in mission-critical environments-combining 4 and 8 Gb/s Fibre Channel technology in configurations 0f 48,64,80 ports in an efficiently designed 2U package. As a result ,it provides low-cost access to industry-leading SAN technology as well as "pay-as-you-grow" scalability for consolidating storage and the value of virtual server deployments. The evolutionary design makes it very efficient in power,cooling and rack density to enable medium and large-scale server and storage consolidation.

Technical Information

  • Fibre Channel Class Support: Class 2
  • Fabric Latency: Up to 700 ns No Contention
  • Maximum Frame Size: 2.1 KB Payload
  • Warranty



  • Interfaces/Ports Details: 1 x RJ-45 10/100Base-T Management
  • Number of Fiber Channel Ports: 48
  • Environmental Conditions

    General Information

  • Product Type: Fibre Channel Switch
  • Manufacturer Part Number: DS-5300B-8G
  • Manufacturer Website Address: www.emc.com
  • Manufacturer: EMC Corporation
  • Product Model: DS-5300B
  • Product Name: Connectrix DS-5300B Fibre Channel Switch
  • Product Line: Connectrix
  • Brand Name: EMC
  • I/O Expansions

    Media & Performance

  • Data Transfer Rate: 8.50 Gbps
  • Performance: 68 Gbps ISL Trunk
  • Laser Type Support: Short-wavelength Laser
  • Memory


    Certifications & Standards

  • TUV
  • CISPR 22 Class A
  • BSMI CNS 13438 Class A
  • EN 60950
  • VCCI Class A ITE
  • IEC 60950
  • EN55024
  • EN55022 Class A
  • UL 60950
  • CSA 22.2 No.. 60950
  • ICES-003 Class A
  • FCC Part 15 A 60950
  • ICES-003 Class A
  • FCC Part 15 A
  • Physical Characteristics

  • Dimensions: 3.39" Height x 16.89" Width x 24" Depth
  • Weight (Approximate): 34.39 lb
  • Form Factor: 2U 19" Rack-mountable
  • Power Description

  • Redundant Power Supply: Yes
  • Number of Power Supplies: 2
  • Power Supply Form Factor: Plug-in Module
  • Processor & Chipset

    Management & Protocols

  • Protocols: SNMP 1
  • Management:

    Web Tools

  • Reliability

    Service Information

    Technical Information

  • Fabric Support: FL_Port
  • Switching Method: Cut-through Routing @ 8 Gbps
  • Scalability: Up to 80 Port