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Slot requirements for Supervisor Engine 720 and Supervisor 32 installation in various chassis

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The Supervisor Engine 720 (Sup 720) must be installed in particular slots in the 3-, 6-, 9-, and 13-slot chassis because the switch fabric is integrated with the supervisor. For slot requirements, refer to Table A:

Table A. Supervisor Engine 720 Slot Requirements

Chassis

Slots for Supervisor Engine 720

6503/6503-E/7603

1 or 2

6506/6506-E/7606

5 or 6

6509/6509-E

5 or 6

6509-NEBS/6509-NEBS-A/OSR-7609

5 or 6

Cisco 7609

5 or 6

6513/7613

7 or 8


Note: When the Sup 720 is installed in a 6513 chassis, it provides one 20 Gb connection in slots 1-8 and two 20 Gb (40 Gbps) connections to slots 9-13.

The Sup 32 can be installed in the same slots as the Sup 720:
  • Slot 5 or 6 in 6-slot or 9-slot chassis
  • Slot 7 or 8 in 13-slot chassis
  • Slot 1 or 2 in 3-slot chassis

For more information, refer to Q&A for Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 720.

For more information refer to Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 720 Data Sheet

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