ThinkSystem NE2572O RackSwitch
Part Number: NE2572O
ONIE 25GbE / 100GbE aggregation leaf switch
High-performance data center ONIE switch
Capacity to handle Big Data, HPC, and hyperconverged applications
Cumulus Linux option available
The NE2572O is a leaf switch and is an excellent choice for Big Data, HPC and hyperconverged applications. New technologies and workloads are driving change into data center networks. Evolving cloud network designs require flexibility with hardware and OS. Lenovo ThinkSystem 25GbE RackSwitch offers best-of-breed reliable hardware for highspeed applications with support for modular OS.
Open network flexibility
The NE2572O is a high-performance 25G switch that includes Open Networking Interface Environment (ONIE). Based on open standards and advanced switch hardware, the NE2572O extends your software options to disaggregated (standalone) operating systems, such as Cumulus Linux. This offers the customers a choice of OS for their modern data center and eliminates vendor lock-in.
The NE2572O offers 25GbE connectivity to servers and 100GbE upstream with the low latency and high throughput required to reduce overbooking in the most advanced and large-scale data centers. Designed for data center, it has airflow options with hot swap, redundant power and fans for maximum reliability, compatibility and serviceability. As an ONIE switch, it offers a growing list of supported operating systems.