Foundry BigIron BIMG8

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Foundry BigIron BIMG8

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Foundry BigIron BIMG8

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

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The BigIron BIMG8 is designed for the low latency, high performance, and high reliability environments of the next generation networks. Built on a distributed, non-blocking switch architecture the BIMG8 delivers wire-speed performance for high density Gigabit and 10-Gigabit Ethernet applications. Whether for aggregation in a high performance cluster computing environment, or for a next generation Enterprise backbone, the BIMG8 offers unparalleled Quality of Service, low latency, robust security, high reliability and extensive scalability.

Used & Refurbished Foundry Options
TeamKCI sells refurbished Foundry equipment.  Used Foundry systems are 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 Foundry switches and all other pre-owned refurbished Brocade 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 Foundry BIMG8 or any other Foundry 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

 Interface Slots:  8
 System Switching
 1.28 Tbps
 Switch Forwarding Capacity:  640 Gbps
 Max Performance Per
 480 Mpps
 Max 10-GbE Ports per
 Max 1-GbE Ports per

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Foundry BigIron BIMG8 End-of-Life Notification

Prior to Brocade acquiring Foundry Networks in 2008, the Foundry BigIron BIMG8 was designated End-of-Life.

Therefore, manufacturer’s maintenance is not available but…



We are EOL/EOS & Legacy Equipment & Maintenance Specialists and will maintain the Foundry BIMG8 for as long as you continue to use it.

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.
  • 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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