MS120-8

Cloud-Managed Switching for the Small Branch

Highlights

Switch ports
  • 8 × 1G ports
  • 2 × 1G SFP uplinks
Power/PoE
  • Unpowered model
  • MS120-8 LP includes 67W PoE/PoE+
  • MS120-8 FP includes 124W PoE/PoE+
  • Up to 30W per port
Hardware platform
  • Small, mountable form factor
  • Low noise, fanless
  • Voice and video QoS
  • Non-blocking switch fabric
Cloud management
  • Email alerts for switch management
  • Remote troubleshooting tools
  • Manage ports from a GUI-based dashboard
  • Zero-touch provisioning
  • Per-port and per-client usage statistics
  • Secure, user-scheduled firmware updates
Switching capabilities
  • Layer 2
  • DHCP Relay
  • 802.1X Authentication
  • DHCP Snooping
  • STP Enhancements
  • IPv4 and IPv6 ACLs
  • Compatible Accessories

    • 1 GbE SFP Copper Module

      1 GbE SFP Copper Module

    • 1 GbE SFP SX Fiber Transceiver

      1 GbE SFP SX Fiber Transceiver

    • 1 GbE SFP LX Fiber Transceiver

      1 GbE SFP LX Fiber Transceiver

    • Power Cord (US)

      Power Cord (US)

Interfaces Total PoE/PoE+ budget Switching capacity Idle / Loaded power consumption Stacking List price*

MS120-8
MS120-8

8 × GbE
2 × SFP


20 Gbps

6 / 9 W

Virtual

$680

MS120-8LP
MS120-8LP

8 × GbE
2 × SFP

67 W

20 Gbps

7 / 88 W

Virtual

$895

MS120-8FP
MS120-8FP

8 × GbE
2 × SFP

124 W

20 Gbps

9 / 162 W

Virtual

$1150

* North American list price shown. International pricing, discounts and promotions available through Meraki authorized resellers. Contact Meraki for a custom quote.

  • Interfaces
    • 24/48 × 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (RJ45)
    • 4 × 1G SFP+ ports for uplinks
    • Auto-negotiation and crossover detection
  • Management
    • Managed via the Web with the Meraki cloud management platform
    • Integrated with Meraki wireless and complete portfolio of IT products and solutions
    • Zero-touch remote provisioning (no staging needed)
    • Detailed historical per-port and per-client usage statistics
    • Operating system, device, and hostname fingerprinting
    • SNMP and Syslog support for integration with other network management solutions
    • Automatic firmware upgrades with scheduling control
  • Remote Diagnostics
    • Email, SMS, and mobile push notification alerts
    • Ping, traceroute, cable testing, and link failure detection with alerting
    • Remote packet capture
    • Dynamic and interactive network discovery and topology
    • Combined event and configuration change logs with instant search
  • Stacking
    • Virtual Stacking supports thousands of switch ports in a single logical stack for unified management, monitoring, and configuration
  • Ethernet Switching Capabilities
    • 802.1p Quality of Service, 8 queues (w/ 6 configurable for DSCP-to-CoS mapping)
    • 802.1Q VLAN and trunking support for up to 4,094 VLANs
    • 802.1w, 802.1D Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP, STP)
    • STP Enhancements: BPDU guard, Root guard, Loop guard, UDLD
    • Broadcast storm control
    • 802.1ab Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP) and Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP)
    • 802.3ad Link aggregation with up to 8 ports per aggregate, Multichassis aggregates supported on stacked switches
    • Port mirroring
    • IGMP snooping for multicast filtering
    • MAC forwarding entries: 16K for all models
  • Security
    • Integrated multi-factor authentication for cloud management platform
    • Role-based access control (RBAC) with granular device and configuration control
    • Corporate-wide password policy enforcement
    • IEEE 802.1X RADIUS and MAB, hybrid authentication, and RADIUS server testing
    • Single-Host/Multi-Domain/Multi-Host/Multi Authentication
    • Port security: Sticky MAC, MAC whitelisting
    • DHCP snooping, detection and blocking
    • IPv4 and IPv6 ACLs
  • Performance
    • Switching capacity
      • 20Gbps on 8-port model
    • Forwarding rate
      • 14.88 mpps on 8-port model
    • Jumbo frame support (9600 byte Ethernet frame)
    • Flow control support
  • Layer 3
    • DHCP Relay
  • Power
    • Power input: 100 - 240 VAC, 47-63 Hz
    • MS120-8: 6-9 W max, fanless
    • MS120-8LP: 7-88 W max, fanless
    • MS120-8FP: 9-162 W max, fanless
    • 48V DC 802.3af/802.3at Power-over-Ethernet (PoE/PoE+) available on all ports (maximum of 30W per port for PoE+) for powered switches
  • Mounting
    • 1U rack-mountable with included rack mount hardware
    • 2-post front mounting options available
  • Environment
    • Operating temperature: 0°C to 45°C
    • Humidity: 5 to 95% non-condensing
    • Variable speed fans
  • Regulatory
    • CSA-US (US, Canada)
    • FCC (USA)
    • IC (Canada)
    • CE (Europe)
    • RCM (Australia/New Zealand)
    • RoHS
  • Warranty
    • Full lifetime hardware warranty with next-day advanced replacement included
  • MTBF Rating (at 25°C)
    • MS120-8-HW: 784,221
    • MS120-8-LP-HW: 502,221
    • MS120-8-FP-HW: 347,479
  • Physical Specifications (H × W × D)
    • MS120-8-HW
      • 1.1” × 8.74” × 5.91” (2.8 × 22.2 × 15cm)
      • 2.36 lb (1.07 kg)
    • MS120-8LP-HW
      • 1.1” × 8.74” × 5.91” (2.8 × 22.2 × 15cm
      • 2.36 lb (1.07 kg)
    • MS120-8FP-HW
      • 1.75” × 8.97” × 8.58” (4.4 × 22.7 × 23cm)
      • 2.36 lb (1.07 kg)