The Edgecore DCS810 switch is a programmable leaf or spine switch for large scale data centers. In a 1RU form factor, the switch provides line-rate L2 switching and L3 routing, deep packet inspection, and traffic load balancing etc, across the 32 x QSFP-DD ports that support up to 32 x 400 GbE connections. The DCS810 can be deployed as a leaf switch supporting 25/50/100 GbE to servers, routers etc. with 100/400 GbE uplinks, or as a spine switch supporting 100/400 GbE leaf and spine interconnects. This open network switch is loaded with the Open Network Install Environment (ONIE), which supports the installation of compatible network operating system (NOS) soſtware, including the open source option Open Network Linux and commercial NOS offerings.