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Registered: ‎01-14-2006

4Gb FSP in 2Gb switch

Can a 4GB SFP be used in an older 3900 brocade switch (native 2GB switch)?  Does the 4GB SFP just drop down to 2GBs but otherwise there is no other impact?

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Re: 4Gb FSP in 2Gb switch

Yes, you can use 4 GB SFP in 2 GB Switches, but work only as 1 and 2 GB.

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Re: 4Gb FSP in 2Gb switch

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