The IBM SAN16M-2 (2026-416) is a high performance, scalable and easy to use fabric switch for small to medium-size SAN environments. The SAN16M-2 offers 8, 12, or 16 ports, optional hot-swappable redundant power supply, and a half rack-width configuration. It belongs to the second generation of the IBM TotalStorage SAN m-type family of switch products.

IBM SAN16M-2, 2026-416 Features:
  • Ideal for entry-level SAN applications like simple first-time SAN deployments and application-specific deployments
  • Half-rack width configuration
  • Base of 8 nonblocking ports using industry standards-based auto-sensing and auto-rate-negotiation
  • 1, 2, and 4 Gbps speeds
  • Upgradable in four-port increments to 12 or 16 ports
  • Optional second power supply

For pricing on new or used IBM System Storage SAN switches, please contact Vibrant sales at or call 888-443-8606 or 952-653-1700.