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how can i make 6506 to be having 256G switching capability

default, the 6506 has 32 G switching capability,

we know we can install the SFM to make more,

but how to improve to 256G, one SFM card is (256-32)224G?

or add the memories to improve ?

for exmaple : 64M-----64G?

please tell me?

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Re: how can i make 6506 to be having 256G switching capability

Do you have Sup1a or a Sup2 in your 6506? SFM is supported only in Sup2 and you need fabric enabled linecards in your Cat6500 to acheive 256G switching bandwidth.

http://www.cisco.com/univercd/cc/td/doc/product/lan/cat6000/6000hw/mod_inst/01overvw.htm#xtocid40

The following page should help you in understanding architecture

http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/cc/pd/si/casi/ca6000/prodlit/k6kfy_wp.htm

http://cio.cisco.com/univercd/cc/td/doc/product/lan/cat6000/sw_6_3/confg_gd/swfab.htm

Also default DRAM on Supervisor Engine 2 is 128MB and can be upgraded to 256MB.

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