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1 Efficiency. Control. Choice Velkommen til Tech Update Århus 13. april Cisco EMC VMware. All rights reserved. 1

2 DC/Virtualization EN SERVER ER IKKE BARE EN SERVER Hans Donnerborg, 2009 Cisco EMC VMware. All rights reserved. 2

3 UCS in DC context rapid innovation Product Shipment Cisco Nexus 5000 FCoE over lossless 10GE Cisco Nexus 2000 Fabric Extender to 1GE Cisco Nexus 1000V VM-aware networking with VN-Link technology Cisco UCS Unites compute, network, storage access and virtualization Cisco UCS C-Series Rack-mount form factor 2008 June 2009 Jan Jun Jul Sep Awards 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 3

4 Unified Computing Building Blocks Ethernet Virtual Physical Fibre Channel Physical Wire once infrastructure Fewer switches, adapters, cables Virtual VN-Link Manage virtual the same as physical Scale Fabric Extender Scale without increasing points of management 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 4

5 I/O Consolidation Today I/O Consolidation with FCoE LAN SAN A SAN B LAN SAN A SAN B Ethernet FC FC Ethernet FC Ethernet FC Enhanced Ethernet and FCoE 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 5

6 VN-Link Brings VM Level Granularity VMotion Problems VMotion may move VMs across physical ports policy must follow Impossible to view or apply policy to locally switched traffic Cannot correlate traffic on physical links from multiple VMs VLAN 101 VN-Link Extends network to the VM Consistent services Coordinated, coherent management Presentation_ID 2008 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 6

7 VN-Link View of the Access Layer Boundary of network visibility Nexus 1000V and VN-Link provide visibility to the individual VMs Policy can be configured per-vm Policy is mobile within the ESX cluster Nexus 1000V Distributed Virtual Switch Presentation_ID 2008 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 7

8 Unified Computing System Blade Server Overview Presentation_ID 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. Cisco Confidential 8

9 UCS Building Blocks UCS Manager Embedded manages entire system UCS Fabric Interconnect 20 Port 10Gb FCoE 40 Port 10Gb FCoE UCS Fabric Extender Remote line card UCS Blade Server Chassis Flexible bay configurations UCS Server Industry-standard architecture Blade and rack-mount, 2 and 4 socket UCS Virtual Adapters Choice of multiple adapters 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 9

10 Overall System Uplinks 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 10

11 UCS 6100 Series Fabric Interconnects 6100 Series Fabric Interconnects 10 Gigabit Ethernet, FCoE capable, SFP+ ports 20 and 40 fixed port versions with Expansion slots for additional Fiber Channel and 10 GE connectivity Upto to 1.04 Tbps of throughput Hot pluggable fan and power supplies Hardware based support for Cisco VN-Link technology Supports up to 40 chassis per UCS system 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 11

12 UCS 2100 Series Fabric Extenders 2104 Fabric Extender Connects UCS blade chassis to the Fabric Interconnect Four 10 Gigabit Ethernet, FCoE capable, SFP+ ports Up to 2 Fabric Extenders per chassis for redundancy and up to 80 Gbps of bandwidth per chassis Built-in chassis management functionality Hardware based support for Cisco VN-Link technology Fully managed by UCS Manager through Fabric Interconnect 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 12

13 UCS 5108 Chassis Up to 8 half slot blades Up to 4 full slot blades 4x power supplies, N+N grid redundant 8x fans included 2x UCS 2104 Fabric Extender All items hot-pluggable Up to 40 chassis per UCS system 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 13

14 Enclosure, Fabric Interconnect, & Compute Nodes Fabric Interconnect 1 or 2, 1U or 2U 6U Enclosure Number Depends on Bandwidth Requirements 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 14

15 Blade Overview Half-width Blade Full-width Blade 4x the memory 2x I/O bandwidth Common Attributes 2 x Intel processors 2 x SAS hard drives (optional) Blade service processor Blade and HDD hot plug support Stateless blade design 10Gb CNA, 10GbE adapter, and Virtualized adapter option Differences Half-slot blade 12 x DIMM slots 1 x mezz adapter slot Full-slot blade 48 x DIMM slots 2 x mezz adapter slots 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 15

16 Virtualized Adapter Virtualized adapter designed for both single-os and VM-based deployments 10GbE/FCoE NIV support PCIe standard compliant Cut-through architecture Eth FC QP FC Eth High Performance 2x 10Gb Low latency User Definable vnics High BW IPC support 56 vnics Ethernet, FC and IPC 500K IOPS Initiator and Target mode Standards based PCIe x16 PCI-SIG SRIOV 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 16

17 Optimizing Memory with the Xeon 5500 Classic Xeon 5500 Xeon DIMMs Max 96GB Higher Performance Or 18 DIMMs Max 144GB Lower Performance Cisco UCS With Memory Extension Xeon 5500 Xeon DIMMs Max 384GB Higher Performance 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 17

18 Savings With Memory Extension NOTE: DDR3 memory pricing as of 4/10/ Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 18

19 Unified Computing System SAN SAN LAN Highly Scaleable Up to 40 chassis per array Single Array Up to 320 blades 10GE/FCoE 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 19

20 UCS Manager GUI CLI User Developed Portal, Tools, Utilities Packaged Systems Management Software UCS Manager Embedded device manager Discovery, Inventory, Monitoring, Diagnostics, Statistics Collection, Configuration Unifies many UCS HW components into a single, cohesive, system Adapters, blades, chassis, fabric extenders, fabric interconnects APIs for integration with new and existing data center infrastructure SMASH-CLP, IPMI, SNMP XML SDK for commercial & custom implementations Key Feature: Service Profiles Coordinated deployment to managed endpoints 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 20

21 Unified Computing System Manager Embedded device manager for family of UCS components Enables stateless computing via Service Profiles Efficient scale: Same effort for 1 or N blades 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 21

22 Service Profile Oracle RAC Web Service Virtualization Host 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 22

23 Integrated Stateless Computing Attributes no longer tied to physical hardware Not just identity Seamless server mobility Within interconnect domain SAN LAN Dynamic Provisioning Complete infrastructure repurposing Integrated with 3rd part tools Server Name: LS-A UUID: 56 4d cd 3f 59 5b 61 MAC : 08:00:69:02:01:FC WWN: Boot Order: SAN, LAN Chassis-1/Blade-5 Chassis-9/Blade Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 23

24 Cisco UCS at VMworld 2009 Total amount of VMs in the datacenter: 37, Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 24

25 VMmark 12/ Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 25

26 2009 Cisco Systems, Inc. All rights reserved. 26

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