HP StorageWorks 8/20q 8-Port Fibre Channel Switch
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Product Information for HP StorageWorks 8/20q 8-Port Fibre Channel Switch

Highlights for HP StorageWorks 8/20q 8-Port Fibre Channel Switch

Marketing Information

StorageWorks 8/20q 8-Port Fibre Channel Switch for small and medium customers by combining state-of-the-art 8 Gbps Fibre Channelperformance from your server to your storage with an end-to-end SAN management system. Your future is protected today with an infrastructure capable of supporting emerging technologies at today's 4 Gbps prices.



  • Interfaces/Ports Details: 1 x RJ-45 10/100Base-T Management
  • Number of Fiber Channel Ports: 8
  • Environmental Conditions

    General Information

  • Product Type: Fibre Channel Switch
  • Manufacturer Part Number: AQ233A
  • Manufacturer Website Address: www.hp.com
  • Manufacturer: Hewlett-Packard
  • Product Name: StorageWorks 8/20q 8-Port Fibre Channel Switch
  • Product Line: StorageWorks
  • Brand Name: HP
  • I/O Expansions

  • Expansion Slots: 8 x Expansion Slot
  • Slot Details: 8 x SFP (mini-GBIC) Enabled
  • Media & Performance

  • Data Transfer Rate: 8 Gbps Full-duplex
  • Laser Type Support: Short-wavelength Laser up to 492 ft
  • Memory


    Additional Information

  • Enterprise-class features
  • Most affordable 8 Gbps SAN infrastructure for new SAN deployments
  • Manage HBAs, switches, and HP storage arrays from a single user interface
  • Green Compliance


    Green Compliance Certificate/Authority


    Physical Characteristics

  • Dimensions: 1.70" Height x 17" Width x 18.75" Depth
  • Weight: 14 lb
  • Form Factor: 1U Rack-mountable
  • Power Description

    Processor & Chipset

    Management & Protocols

  • Protocols: FC-LS
  • Management:
  • Simple SAN Connection Manager
  • Command Line Interface
  • HP Storage Essentials
  • HP Systems Insight Manager
  • SMI-S v1.1 provider
  • GS-4 Management Server (including FDMI)
  • SNMP
  • Reliability

    Service Information

    Technical Information

  • Fabric Support: F_Port
  • Scalability: 20 Port
  • Topology: Switched Fabric
  • Fibre Channel Class Support: Class 2
  • Fabric Latency: > 2 Ás
  • Maximum Frame Size: 2.1 KB
  • Warranty