Fibre Channel (SAN)

New Member
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎06-24-2014

use non-brocade branded Sfp

hello all

i have 10 of avago 8Gbps SW Sfp and want to know is there any way to use them on my HP Brocade SAN Switch 8Gbps/24

its not possible for me to buy a hp brocade branded sfp


Frequent Contributor
Posts: 137
Registered: ‎02-05-2014

Re: use non-brocade branded Sfp

You're out a luck. Given the fact we've had cases in the past where the most obscure SFP's caused massive havoc in fabrics Brocade has decided (quite a while ago) to only allow Brocade branded SFP's.

Kind regards,
Erwin van Londen
Brocade Distinguished Architect The Fibre Channel blog

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