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What's New on Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series?

Cisco Employee
03-10-2014 11:00 PM PST thru 03-11-2014 12:30 AM PST

With Richard Michael and Somu Jayaraman 

Richard MichaelSomu Jayaraman

During the live event, Cisco subject matter experts Richard Michael and Somu Jayaraman focused on troubleshooting switching issues with the Cisco Catalyst 6500 and the architecture of the latest hardware in the Cisco Catalyst 6500 family series, Sup2T and 6800I. They will also cover common problems when migrating from Sup720 to Sup2T and introduce the latest troubleshooting tools for some common problems such as high CPU, Netflow issues, QoS, and CEF troubleshooting.

You can download the slides of the presentation in the attached document.

Richard Michael Michael is an engineer with technical services at the Cisco TAC center in Bangalore, India. He has approximately seven years of industry experience. Richard's areas of expertise include LAN switching and data center products such as Cisco Catalyst 6500, 4500, 3750, and 2960 and Cisco Nexus 7000, 5000, and 2000 Series Switches. His current responsibilities include working closely with the EMEA partners, service providers, and enterprise customers. Richard is also responsible for developing content for data center products both for internal and external use. He holds a degree in electronics from St. Joseph's College.

Somu Jayaraman is a customer support engineer with the Cisco TAC Center in Bangalore, India. He has six years of industry experience, and his areas of expertise include LAN routing and switching and data center technologies. Somu has been involved in various escalation requests from India, Singapore, and Australia and is currently working as a technical lead for the LAN switching team in Bangalore, India. He holds a degree in electronics and communication engineering from Anna University.


Topics to be discussed include:

  • Sup720 vs. Sup2T
  • Sup2T Architecture
  • 6800I Architecture
  • Common issues and troubleshooting tools
  • Approximate duration: 90 minutes


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