Oracle's Acme Packet 6300 is based on a next-generation design that leverages state-of-the-art components and 64-bit symmetrical multiprocessing (SMP) in a modular system designed for growth and flexibility. The front of Oracle's Acme Packet 6300 features a bright vacuum fluorescent display (VFD) with front panel keypad as well as 15 individual fan assemblies that fully populate the three front slots. The rear of Oracle's Acme Packet 6300 includes three slots for 2x10G NIUs or transcode carrier modules with at least one slot reserved for a NIU. One or two slots can be populated with transcode carrier modules. In addition to NIUs, Oracle's Acme Packet 6300 chassis accommodates console, alarm, and management ports fully redundant hot-swappable power supplies and a hot-swappable 600 GB hard drive.