The McData Intrepid 10000 Director boasts high availability (99.999%) with hot-plug, redundant power supplies, fans, processors and switch cards, as well as hot-plug optics and port modules.

It supports Fibre Channel and FICON w/ CUP connectivity. With up to 256 non-blocking 1 Gb/s or 2Gb/s I/O ports in a 14RU height chassis, the McData Intrepid 1000 Director is ready to help your organization consolidate very large, diverse and geographically distributed networks safely and effectively.

Brocade 10000 Features: 


  • Fibre Channel Protocols: FC-PH, FC-PH-2, FC-PH-3, FC-GS-2, FC-GS-3, FC-FLA, FC-FG, FC-MI, FC-SW, FC-SW-2, 10GFC, FC-FS, FC-PI, FC-SB-2, FC-SB-3
  • Fibre Channel Element MIB: FE-MIB
  • TCP/IP MIB-II Groups: System, Interface, Address Translation, IP, ICMP, TCP, UDP, SNMP
  • Classes of Service: Class 2, Class 3, Class F


  • Port Speed: 2 Gb/s and 10 Gb/s at full duplex
  • Buffer Credits: Up to 1373 per 16 ports, user configurable


  • Ports per Chassis: 256 ports
  • Media Type: Hot-plug, industry standard LC Small Form Factor

For pricing on new or used  McData Intrepid directors, please contact Vibrant sales at or call 888-443-8606 or 952-653-1700.