Nexus Fabric Modules
Fabric Modules are like backplane of nexus Switches, when all the Line cards, Supervisor are inserted to nexus Chassis, then all line cards and supervisor modules are connected to each other via fabric Module. Traffic between Ingress and egress line card must pass through Fabric modules.
Fabric Module are like Meeting point of all line cards and supervisor modules.
Nexus 7000 Supported fabric Modules are given below:
Below is the detailed description of Nexus 7700 supported fabric Module and its BW capacities.
Below is the detailed connection details of Nexus 7000 fabric Module. Where each module is connected to each fabric module via two traces and each supervisor is connected to fabric module via one trace.