Huawei CloudEngine 12800 Series Data Center Core SwitchPerformance, Virtualization, Data Center Features and Open Architecture Evaluation
Sponsor: Huawei Technologies, Co. Ltd
Document Number: 214119
Publication Date: 9/24/2014
Page Count: 12
Huawei CloudEngine 12800 (CE12800) series switch is the high performance core switch developed by Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. facing data centers and high end campuses.
Huawei commissioned Tolly to evaluate their CE12800 series switch’s performance, virtualization capability, data center features and open architecture.
Tolly engineers verified that the CE12800 series switch supported 1 million FIB table entries, virtualization capability with Huawei’s Cluster Switch System (CSS), Virtual System (VS) and “CSS+VS” technologies, numerous data center features including TRILL, EVN, FCoE, DCB, VXLAN gateway and NVGRE gateway as well as high availability with ISSU and NSR. Engineers also verified that the 12*100GbE port line card on the CE12800 series switch provided 100% line-rate forwarding.