Overview: The HP StorageWorks Director 2/64 is a 64-port high performance Fibre Channel (FC) director-class switch that supports 2 Gb and 1 Gb mixed environments. The switch provides the availability manageability scalability and performance that companies need to build powerful flexible storage area networks (SANs) that support today's mission critical environments. The Director 2/64 ensures data is continuously online with the highest level of availability on the market: 99.999% certified to Mil-Spec 217-F. It features redundant power supplies and cooling fans along with redundant active components that support automatic failover. The Director 2/64 also maintains continuous data access and high performance in the event of a single component failure by allowing non-disruptive maintenance.