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cpu clock speed on a 3750x switch?

Hi all,

        Does any one know how to find the CPU speed?

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there is no way you can

there is no way you can findout the CpU speed.

Systems proprietary information, which includes CPU speed, make or any other

architecture information that is requested as part of the requirement.

just need to make sure you check the switches performance if you are comparing with any other model.


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Not easily, if not listed in any Cisco show command.  But, I'm curious why you want to know.  On L3 switches, performance/capacity is determined by the rest of the "hardware", i.e. it's much, much more than CPU clock rate.  Generally, on something like a 3750, CPU is just used for high level control plane functions.

I will note, years ago while testing RIP processing performance, a 2811 seemed much faster than an original 3750 although the latter had much, much, much more forwarding performance.

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