Extensive I/O with flexible scalability
Expand your blade environment quickly and easily with Dell’s complete, scale-on-demand switch designs and up to six I/O modules that support three fully redundant fabrics. I/O options include Dell PowerConnect switches with FlexIO technology that provides on-demand stacking and modular uplink scalability. The M1000e features a completely passive, highly available midplane that can deliver greater than 8Tbps total I/O bandwidth. FlexIO also supports one or two ports (up to 56Gbps each) from every I/O mezzanine card in the installed blade servers.