10GBASE-T or SFP Plus

If I want to migrate our Data Center to 10G and I face the first problem: 10GBASE-T or SFP+. I understand this decision will affect to switches, servers and SAN (iscsi) and their interoperability, right? My first step is to…
Cisco XFP vs. SFP vs. SFP+

What’s the key difference among the Cisco XFP, SFP and SFP+? SFP, SFP+ and XFP, all refer to a type of transceiver that is plugged into a special port on a switch or to some network device. These transceivers are…
Cisco 10GBASE SFP+ Modules Overview

The Cisco 10GBASE SFP+ modules offer customers a wide variety of 10 Gigabit Ethernet connectivity options for data center, enterprise wiring closet, and service provider transport applications. Main features of Cisco 10GBASE SFP+ modules include: • Smallest 10G form factor…

GBIC (gigabit interface converter) is a transceiver that converts between electrical and optical signals for high-speed networking. A gigabit interface converter (GBIC) module is available in many forms depending on the model and brand manufacturer. Each has the same job,…