Brocade MLX Series
Hardware Switch & Router
The Brocade MLX Series of routers delivers unprecedented scale and performance, high reliability, and cost-saving operational efficiency for the world’s most demanding networks. The MLX OpenFlow® in true hybrid-port mode, enabling organizations to simultaneously deploy Layer 2/3 forwarding and MPLS with OpenFlow® on the same port. This unique capability provides a pragmatic path to SDN by enabling network operators to improve traffic engineering for particular data flows using OpenFlow® without disrupting existing production traffic. Brocade hardware support for OpenFlow® enables these capabilities at line rate in 10, 40, and 100 GbE networks.