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Manufacturer: Cisco
Product ID: WS-X6516-GE-TX
Product Description: Catalyst 6500 16-port Gig/Copper Module, x-bar
Shipping: Typically ships within 2-3 days
Warranty: Lifetime Warranty
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Pre-Owned, Used And Refurbished Cisco WS-X6516-GE-TX

As the replacement module for the now obsolete WS-X6316-GE-TX (=) , the Cisco WS-X6516-GE-TX offers higher density at lower cost. The WS-X6516-GE-TX utilizes centralized forwarding and support for distributed forwarding with optional DFC. This 16-port Gigabit Ethernet switching module provides 16 switched, 10/100/1000BASE-T Gigabit Ethernet ports. The ports on the WS-X6516-GE-TX have RJ-45 connectors for Category 5 UTP and the switching module is upgradable to support distributed forwarding by installing an optional Distributed Forwarding Card (WS-F6K-DFC).

With a reputation built upon providing heavily discounted refurbished equipment in particular, MULTI-LINK Communications Products (MLCP) knows that delivering quality hardware to our customers is perhaps more important than cost savings or quick delivery. All used and pre-owned equipment is tested upon receipt at our facility - and again before shipment - to factory specifications, and your Cisco WS-X6516-GE-TX purchase is guaranteed with our standard lifetime warranty.

Do you have surplus Cisco WS-X6516-GE-TX or other networking equipment? MLCP offers several different methods to help maximize your ROI and capitalize your surplus equipment. Please visit our Investment Recapture Page or contact us today at 1-800-TO MULTI (866-8584) to explore how you can sell us your surplus so that we can help extend your networking budget a bit further.

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General Information
Manufacturer: Cisco
Product ID: WS-X6516-GE-TX
Product Description: Catalyst 6500 16-port Gig/Copper Module, x-bar
Product Type: Switching Module
Marketing Information
The Catalyst 6500 16-port 10/100/1000 BASE-T module is designed for server farms and data centers, providing Gigabit over copper. The WS-X6516-GE-TX supports three Ethernet interfaces in one module over standard, Cat 5 cable.
Technical Information
Application/Usage: Switching Network
Interfaces/Ports Details: 16 x RJ-45 Female 10/100/1000Base-T LAN
Media & Performance
Media Type Supported: Twisted Pair
Twisted Pair Cable Standard: Category 5
  Category 5e
  Category 6
Maximum Distance Supported: 328 ft
Maximum Data Transfer Rate: 100 Mbit/s
Physical Characteristics
Height: 1.2"
Width: 14.4"
Depth: 16"
Shipping Weight (Approximate): 13.34 lb
Additional Information:
  • The QoS port architecture (Rx/Tx) for this module is 1p1q4t/1p2q2t
  • Backplane Connection: Switch fabric and bus
  • Scheduler: Weighted Round Robin (WRR)
  • Forwarding: Centralized, support for Distributed Cisco Express Forwarding (dCEF) with optional daughter card
  • Performance/ Forwarding Rate (Mpps): 256 Gbps; Up to 30 Mpps per system (15 Mpps per slot for slots upgraded with DFC to support distributed forwarding)
  • Catalyst 6500 Series

    Supervisor engine supported:
  • Supervisor Engine 1A
  • Supervisor Engine 2
  • Supervisor Engine 720

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