[c-nsp] C6800-32P10G-XL 40G Support?

Nick Cutting ncutting at edgetg.co.uk
Tue Feb 9 13:57:09 EST 2016

I asked this same questions a few weeks back - and someone at cisco replied on this list about the cable being released Q1 2016 - but the software on SUP2T will not support it until Q3.

-----Original Message-----
From: cisco-nsp [mailto:cisco-nsp-bounces at puck.nether.net] On Behalf Of Lukas Tribus
Sent: 09 February 2016 18:14
To: Peter Kranz; cisco-nsp at puck.nether.net
Subject: Re: [c-nsp] C6800-32P10G-XL 40G Support?

Hi Peter,

> Some of the materials I have seen for the C6800-32P10G-XL line card 
> indicate that it can operate in 10G or 40G modes, apparently 40G modes 
> require a CVR-4SFP-QSFP cable to use 4 10G ports to light a single 
> QSFP. However, I've seen in other locations that "40G ports are currently not supported"

no personal experience with this and not sure if CVR-4SFP-QSFP can be ordered already, but the Hardware Installation Guide already mentions this (which should be an official document):



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