HP FlexFabric 7900 Modular Core Switch is a compact modular data center core switch supporting virtualized data centers and evolutionary needs of private and public clouds deployments. Delivering unprecedented levels of performance, buffering, scale, and availability with high density 10GbE, 40GbE and 100GbE interfaces at a lower cost, using only a fraction of the footprint used by traditional chassis.

The switch supports full Layer 2 and 3 features, including advanced features such as TRILL and HP Intelligent Resilient Fabric (IRF), which enable scale-out, two-tier leaf-spine architecture


Features

Next Generation Compact Modular Data Center Core Switch

  • The HP FlexFabric 7900 Modular Core Switch supports virtualized data centers and public and private clouds deployments.
  • Supports scale-out, two-tier leaf-spine architectures with greater reliability.

Delivers Unprecedented Levels of Performance at Lower Cost

  • The HP FlexFabric 7900 Modular Core Switch provides high density 10GbE, 40GbE and 100GbE interfaces in a smaller footprint than a traditional modular chassis.
  • Combines the investment protection and flexibility of a chassis – but in a smaller foot print and at a lower entry price.
  • Includes feature rich HP Comware capabilities and simplified zero cost/complexity licensing.

Enables a Simplified, Automated Software-Defined Networking (SDN) Fabric

  • With the HP FlexFabric 7900 Modular Core Switch you get large Layer 2 scaling with TRILL and HP IRF.
  • Federates HP FlexFabric infrastructure with VMware NSX virtual overlay.
  • Supports VXLAN, NVGRE and OpenFlow 1.3.
  • Supports open, standards based programmability – SDN App Store and SDK.

QuickSpecs

HP FlexFabric 7900 Switch Series

General specifications

HP FlexFabric 7904 Switch Chassis (JG682A)
I/O ports and slots
4 I/O module slots
Physical characteristics
Dimensions 17.32(w) x 28.35(d) x 3.47(h) in (44 x 72 x 8.81 cm)
Weight 50.04 lb (22.7 kg)
Memory and processor
Quad Core MIPS64 @ 1.2 GHz, 1 GB flash, 8 GB DDR2 SDRAM
Performance
Throughput 2.3 Bpps (64-byte packets)
Switching capacity 3.8 Tb/s
Routing table size 32768 entries (IPv4)
Environment
Operating temperature 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
Operating relative humidity 10% to 95%, noncondensing
Electrical characteristics
AC voltage 100 - 120 / 200 - 240 VAC
What's included
What's in the box (1) HP FlexFabric 7904 Switch Chassis
Warranty 1 year, advance replacement, 10 calendar day, phone support, software releases

Management

IMC - Intelligent Management Center; command-line interface; out-of-band management (serial RS-232C); SNMP Manager; Telnet; terminal interface (serial RS-232C); modem interface; IEEE 802.3 Ethernet MIB; Ethernet Interface MIB

HP FlexFabric 7900 12-port 40GbE QSFP+ SA Module (JG683A)

12-port 40GbE QSFP+ EC Module for the HP FlexFabric 7900 Switch

I/O ports and slots

16 QSFP+ 40GbE ports

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 15.67(w) x 21.31(d) x 1.57(h) in (39.8 x 54.13 x 3.98 cm)
Weight: 13.36 lb (6.06 kg)

Compatible products

HP X140 40G QSFP+ LC LR4 SM 10km 1310nm Transceiver (JG661A)

40G-LR3 QSFP 10km Transceiver for use in selected HP products

Physical characteristics

4.9(w) x 8.9(d) x 2.5(h) in (12.45 x 22.61 x 6.35 cm)
Weight: .4 lb (0.18 kg) shipping weight

Compatible products

HP X140 40G QSFP+ MPO MM 850nm CSR4 300m Transceiver (JG709A)

HP X140 40G QSFP+ MPO MM 850nm CSR4 300m Transceiver


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP X140 40G QSFP+ MPO SR4 Transceiver (JG325B)

HP X140 40G QSFP+ MPO SR4 Transceiver

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 4.9(w) x 8.9(d) x 2.5(h) in (12.45 x 22.61 x 6.35 cm)
Weight: 0.4 lb (0.18 kg)

Compatible products

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to QSFP+ 1m Direct Attach Copper Cable (JG326A)

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to QSFP+ 1m Direct Attach Copper Cable


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to QSFP+ 3m Direct Attach Copper Cable (JG327A)

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to QSFP+ 3m Direct Attach Copper Cable


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to QSFP+ 5m Direct Attach Copper Cable (JG328A)

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to QSFP+ 5m Direct Attach Copper Cable


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to 4x10G SFP+ 1m Direct Attach Copper Splitter Cable (JG329A)

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to 4x10G SFP+ 1m Direct Attach Copper Splitter Cable


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to 4x10G SFP+ 3m Direct Attach Copper Splitter Cable (JG330A)

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to 4x10G SFP+ 3m Direct Attach Copper Splitter Cable


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to 4x10G SFP+ 5m Direct Attach Copper Splitter Cable (JG331A)

HP X240 40G QSFP+ to 4x10G SFP+ 5m Direct Attach Copper Splitter Cable


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP FlexFabric 7900 1800w AC Front (Port Side) to Back (Power Side) Airflow Power Supply Unit (JG840A)

Power supply unit, 1800w AC, Front (Port Side) to Back (Power Side) Airflow, for the HP FlexFabric 7900 Switch


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP X421 A-Series Chassis Universal 4-post Rack Mounting Kit (JC665A)

HP X421 A-Series Chassis Universal 4-post Rack Mounting Kit,500mm~800mm


This accessory currently doesn't have any detailed specifications. To learn more contact a HP Networking Expert.

Compatible products

HP FlexFabric 7904 front (Port side) to back (Power side) airflow Fan Tray (JG684A)

Front (port side) to Back (power side) Airflow Fan Tray for the HP FlexFabric 7904 Switch

Physical characteristics

Dimensions: 9.76(w) x 12.6(d) x 4.76(h) in (24.79 x 32 x 12.09 cm)
Weight: 1.87 lb (0.85 kg)

Compatible products

HP Care Packs for HP Networking

There are currently no care packs

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