EMC ED-48000 Director

EMC ED-48000 Director

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Category : EMC , SAN Directors

EMC ED-48000

End-of-Life (EOL)

TeamKCI has extensive hands on experience with EMC ED-48000 directors and continues to maintain and repair them. We can also supply additional and replacement units.

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The EMC ED-48000 Director delivers 4, 8 and 10 Gbps Fibre Channel performance, high availability, multi-protocol connectivity, and broad investment protection for enterprise SANs.  It scales non-disruptively from 32 to as many as 384 concurrently active 4 or 8 Gbps full-duplex ports in a single domain.  In addition, it supports blades for Fibre Channel Routing, FCIP, iSCSI, and fabric-based applications.  The EMC ED-48000 also provides Gbps power and cooling efficiency, helping to reduce the total cost of ownership.

Used & Refurbished Brocade Options TeamKCI sells both new and refurbished equipment.  As an Authorized Brocade Reseller, we are able to supply new EMC hardware directly to you. Used and refurbished EMC systems are also available at big savings offering our customers alternative financial options to maximize their IT dollars.

Warranty & Support TeamKCI offers a 12 month warranty and 9-5 technical support on all refurbished EMC ED-48000 directors and all other pre-owned refurbished EMC SAN equipment we sell.  Extended warranties and 24x7x4 onsite support are also available for an additional charge.  Learn more.

How to Get Started? For more information on a EMC ED-48000 or any other EMC product simply complete the TeamKCI Quick Quote form on this page or call TeamKCI at 201-934-6500 Ext. 11 for immediate assistance.


Technical Specifications

 Maximum Ports:  256
 Minimum Ports:  32
 Port Speed:  1/2/4/8 Gbps
 Upgrade:  Up to eight 16, 32, or 48 port Fiber Channel Blades
 Redundant Power:  Yes
 Rail Kit:  Yes





EMC ED-48000 End-of-Life Notification

On October 1, 2005, EMC issued an End-of-Life Notice for the EMC ED-48000.

To view the notice click here.


We are EOL/EOS & Legacy Equipment & Maintenance Specialists and will maintain the EMC ED-48000 until January 1, 2019.

For a fast and accurate quote, fill out the form at the right.


TeamKCI maintenance services offer:

  • Spare parts stored on premises to facilitate rapid repairs and ensure that most problems can be handled with a single maintenance call.
  • A 24 x 7 response capability that allows our customers to speak with a product specialist within thirty minutes of placing a call any time of day or night.
  • Utilization of machine resident “dial-in” and “call home” features to quickly identify and diagnose anomalies before they become major problems.
  • On site response time of four hours or less.
  • Our pledge to only use tested OEM parts.
  • Prices that are at a minimum 50% less than the OEM’s list price.
  • Our promise to maintain your legacy equipment for as long as you choose to use it. TeamKCI has no End-of-Life or End-of-Support dates. We have never dropped service on any product we accepted for maintenance until our very last customer had stopped using it.
  • A lifetime rate guarantee never to escalate your initial rate.
  • Operational software support for all software and firmware you are using at its current EC level.


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