Allied Telesis SwitchBlade x908 Series The SwitchBlade x908 modular switch is the ideal solution for the modern enterprise network core where reliability and high performance are key requirements.

SwitchBlade x908 Series

Layer 3 Modular Switches

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Designed with reliability in mind—the dual power supplies, fan modules and a comprehensive range of expansion modules help maintain and reconfigure when needed, without affecting network uptime.


  • Low latency and wirespeed L3 routing in a compact 3 rack unit device
  • Simplify management tasks by managing the stack as a single node on the network
  • Supports up to 8 high-speed expansion bays; stackable
  • Maintain and reconfigure without effecting network uptime
  • Create a single "virtual chassis" from two physical devices

Key Features

  • AMF guestnode
  • AMF starter
  • Active fiber monitoring
  • Microsoft Network Load Balancing (MS NLB) support
Allied Telesis SwitchBlade x908 Series Layer 3 Modular Switches
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Active Fiber Monitoring™
AlliedWare Plus™ feature-rich operating system
Eight high-speed expansion bays supporting Gigabit and 10 Gigabit Interfaces
Extensive wirespeed traffic classification for ACLs and QoS
High performance 640Gbps switching fabric
Hot-swappable power supply and fan modules
Low latency switching for real-time applications
MEF Certified Compliant
Virtual Chassis Stacking (VCStack™)