Cisco UCS 6200 Fabric Interconnect to LAN, SAN Connectivity

The Cisco UCS 6200 series Fabric Interconnects are Top-of-Rack devices. They are not exactly Cisco Nexus 5000 series switches, although there are similarities, but they do differ around the software stack it runs on. The UCS Fabric Interconnects also does not run any normal Ethernet/FC switching protocols (for example, Spanning-Tree 802.1D) or FC (FSPF).

The Cisco UCS Fabric Interconnect is composed of these key software components, which make it unique, and forms the UCS Manager software. It consists of an interface layer, a Data Management Engine (DME), and an application gateway layer. ...

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