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Cisco N9K-C93180YC-EX Network Switch

Part Number: N9K-C93180YC-EX
Manufacturer: Cisco Systems, Inc.


The Cisco N9K-C93180YC-EX is a high-performance, high-density network switch that is part of the Cisco Nexus 9000 Series. Designed to deliver exceptional performance and flexibility, this switch is ideal for data centers and enterprise environments. With 48 10/25-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) SFP+ ports and 6 40/100-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) QSFP28 ports, it supports a wide range of applications and deployment scenarios, providing the scalability and advanced features necessary for modern network infrastructures.

Key Features

  • High Port Density: 48 x 10/25-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) SFP+ ports and 6 x 40/100-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) QSFP28 ports for flexible connectivity options.
  • Exceptional Performance: Designed for high throughput and low latency, supporting demanding data center applications.
  • Scalability: Supports up to 3.6 Tbps of bandwidth and up to 2.6 billion packets per second (bpps) of throughput.
  • Advanced Security: Includes features such as Secure Boot, Cisco TrustSec, and MACsec encryption to ensure data security and network protection.
  • Programmability: Offers open and programmable APIs, supporting automation and custom integrations to simplify network management.
  • Flexible Deployment: Suitable for both traditional and next-generation data center deployments, supporting a range of network architectures.
  • High Availability: Designed with redundant power supplies and fans, and support for Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) for network virtualization.
  • Cisco NX-OS: Runs on the robust Cisco NX-OS operating system, providing comprehensive features and capabilities for data center environments.


  • Data Centers: Ideal for core, aggregation, and access layers in data center environments, providing high-speed connectivity and advanced features.
  • Enterprise Networks: Suitable for enterprise environments requiring robust performance and high availability for mission-critical applications.
  • Cloud Services: Supports cloud infrastructure with high scalability and flexible deployment options.
  • High-Performance Computing (HPC): Meets the needs of HPC environments with high throughput and low latency.


  • Ports: 48 x 10/25-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) SFP+ ports, 6 x 40/100-Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) QSFP28 ports
  • Switching Capacity: Up to 3.6 Tbps
  • Forwarding Rate: Up to 2.6 bpps
  • Power Supplies: Dual redundant, hot-swappable power supplies
  • Management: Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM), CLI, REST API, and other programmability options
  • Security Features: Secure Boot, Cisco TrustSec, MACsec encryption, ACLs
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 1.72 x 17.3 x 22.5 inches (4.4 x 43.9 x 57.2 cm)
  • Weight: Approximately 22.2 lbs (10.1 kg)
  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F)
  • Storage Temperature: -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F)
  • Certifications: FCC, UL, CE, and other regulatory compliances

Why Choose Cisco N9K-C93180YC-EX

Choosing the Cisco N9K-C93180YC-EX ensures that your network infrastructure benefits from top-tier performance, scalability, and security. This switch is designed to meet the demands of modern data centers and enterprise networks, providing high-speed connectivity and support for advanced features like VXLAN and Cisco TrustSec. The switch’s programmability and automation capabilities streamline network management and operations, reducing complexity and operational costs. With redundant power supplies and fans, as well as support for high availability features, the N9K-C93180YC-EX is built for continuous, reliable operation. Trust in Cisco’s expertise and innovation to deliver a powerful, flexible, and secure network solution that supports your organization's growing needs.


SKU: N9K-C93180YC-EX
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