BPG: Ruckus ICX Switch Port Extender Deployment Guide
Applicable To The Following Products
Ruckus ICX 7150 Campus Switch
The Ruckus® ICX® 7150 family of stackable switches delivers the performance, flexibility, and scalability required for enterprise access deployment, raising the bar with non-blocking performance and up to 8x10 GbE ports for uplinks or stacking. It offers seamless interoperability with Ruckus wireless products to deliver unified wired and wireless network access.
In addition, Ruckus Multigigabit Ethernet technology offers bandwidth speeds needed to optimize performance of the latest generation high performance wireless access points and edge devices, over standard Ethernet cables.
Ruckus ICX 7250 Campus Switch
The Ruckus ICX 7250 Campus Switch delivers the performance, flexibility, and scalability required for enterprise Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) access deployment. It raises the bar with up to 8×10 GbE ports for uplinks or stacking and market-leading stacking density with up to 12 switches (576×1 GbE) per stack. In addition, the Ruckus ICX 7250 combines enterprise-class features, manageability, performance, and reliability with the flexibility, costeffectiveness, and “pay as you grow” scalability of a stackable solution.
Ruckus ICX 7450 Campus Switch
The Ruckus ICX 7450 Campus Switch offers the performance, flexibility, and scalability required for enterprise Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) access deployment. It delivers market-leading stacking density with up to 12 switches (576 1 GbE and 48 10 GbE ports) per stack and combines chassis-level performance and reliability with the flexibility, cost-effectiveness, and “pay as you grow” scalability of a stackable solution. In addition, this stackable switch is the first in its class to offer 40 GbE uplinks, enabling enterprises to dramatically increase their network capacity while using their existing optical wire infrastructure.
Ruckus ICX 7750 Campus Switch
The Ruckus ICX 7750 Campus Switch delivers industry-leading 10/40 GbE port density, advanced high-availability capabilities, and flexible stacking architecture, making it the most robust Brocade aggregation and core distributed chassis switch offering for enterprise LANs. In addition to rich Layer 3 features, the Ruckus ICX 7750 supports 12-unit distributed chassis stacking or Multi-Chassis Trunking (MCT) and is an integral part of Brocade Campus Fabric technology for campus LANs.
Ruckus ICX 7850 Campus Switch
For the new 7850-48C product, the recommended code is 09.0.10d. Please only run this code on the new 7850-48C and not the other 7850 models
The Ruckus ICX 7850 Campus Switch is a high performance stackable core switch for next generation 100G campus. It delivers nonblocking line-rate performance on all ports concurrently, with a switching capacity of up to 6.4 Tbps. The ICX 7850 supports the next generation Ethernet speeds with 10/25 Gigabit Ethernet at the aggregation and 40/100 Gigabit Ethernet at the core to meet high volume of traffic driving from the edge into the core. It also supports a rich array of routing protocols and delivers a range of high-availability hardware and software features.