QSFP+ Direct-Attach cables come in two configurations; QSFP+ to Four SFP+ (40Gb/s to 4 x 10Gb/s) Copper breakout cables and QSFP+ to QSFP+ (40Gb/s to 40Gb/s) Copper direct-attach cables. GBICS.com offers both configurations in passive mode lengths of 1, 2, 3 and 5 metres and active cables in lengths of 7 and 10 metres.

The added advantage of using GBICS Direct Attach Cables is the ability to code for multi-vendor solutions, allowing you to connect from one vendor to another using the same cable.