Number of Network (RJ-45) Ports. 48 x Gigabit Ethernet Network. 2 x 40 Gigabit Ethernet Expansion Slot. Number of Total Expansion Slots. Brocade VDX 6740T-1G Switch The Brocade VDX 6740T-1G offers 48 1000BASE-T ports and two 40 GbE QSFP+ ports.
Each 40 GbE port can be broken out into four independent 10 GbE SFP+ ports, providing an additional eight 10 GbE SFP+ ports for uplink. All 48 1000BASE-T ports can be upgraded to 48 10GBASE-T ports via the Capacity on Demand (CoD) software license.
Two 40 GbE ports are enabled as part of the base license. The additional two 40 GbE ports can be upgraded via the Ports on Demand (PoD) software license.