35% of all Cisco Fibre Channel switches sold are now 4 Gbps switches

According to Dell’Oro Group, Cisco’s Fibre Channel switch business was propelled by strong acceptance of their newly announced 4 Gbps products for their high end switch, the MDS 9500 series. Within the first several weeks of availability 4 Gbps port shipments climbed to 35% of the total ports Cisco shipped on this platform.