MX60

Cloud Managed Aggregation Switching for the Campus

Highlights

Configurations
  • MS420-24: 24 Port 10 GbE Aggregation Switch
  • MS420-48: 48 Port 10 GbE Aggregation Switch
Hardware platform
  • 48 × 10 GbE SFP+/SFP
  • 1 × 10/100/1000 RJ45 management port
  • Non-blocking switch fabric
  • 960 Gbps switching capacity
  • Compact design (1 RU) for space-constrained environments
  • Ultra-reliable, includes lifetime warranty
Switching capabilities
  • 802.1p Quality of Service prioritization
  • 802.1Q VLAN tagging for up to 4095 VLANs
  • 802.1D Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) and 802.1w Rapid Spanning Tree Broadcast storm control
Layer 3 capabilities
  • Static routing
  • DHCP helper
  • DHCP server*
  • Open shortest path first (OSPF v2)*
  • * Available Q2 CY2014
Cloud management
  • Unified switch management from aggregation to access layers
  • Visibility and control over thousands of ports
  • Built-in multi-site management
  • Zero touch provisioning
Monitoring and diagnostics
  • Cable failure testing
  • Gateway connectivity testing
  • Real time troubleshooting tools
  • Email and text message alerts
  • Compatible Accessories

    • 1 GbE SFP Copper Module

      1 GbE SFP Copper Module

    • 1 GbE SFP SX Fiber Transceiver

      1 GbE SFP SX Fiber Transceiver

    • 10 GbE SFP+ Short Range Fiber Transceiver

      10 GbE SFP+ Short Range Fiber Transceiver

    • Twinax Cable with SFP+ Connectors

      Twinax Cable with SFP+ Connectors

    • 1 GbE SFP LX Fiber Transceiver

      1 GbE SFP LX Fiber Transceiver

    • 10 GbE SFP+ LR Fiber Transceiver

      10 GbE SFP+ LR Fiber Transceiver

    • 10 GbE SFP+ LRM Fiber Transceiver

      10 GbE SFP+ LRM Fiber Transceiver

    • PWR-MS420-400AC-R

      PWR-MS420-400AC-R

    • FAN-MS420-R

      FAN-MS420-R

  • Interfaces
    • 48 × 10 GbE SFP+/SFP
    • 1 × 10/100/1000 RJ45 management port
  • Ethernet switching capabilities
    • 802.1p Quality of Service prioritization
    • 802.1Q VLAN tagging and Q-in-Q VLAN stacking with 4096 addressable tags
    • 802.1D Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP, STP)
    • 802.1ab Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP)
    • 802.3ad link aggregation with up to 8 ports per aggregate
    • Broadcast storm control
    • IGMP snooping for multicast filtering
  • Layer 3 capabilities
    • Static routing
    • DHCP helper
    • DHCP server*
    • Open shortest path first (OSPF v2)*
    • * Available Q4 CY2013
  • Security
    • Integrated two-factor authentication
    • Role-based administration
    • Corporate wide password policy enforcement
    • IEEE 802.1X port-based security
  • Performance
    • Non-blocking fabric
    • 960 Gbps switching capacity
  • Hardware & Mounting
    • Rack-mountable with included rack mount hardware
    • Front-to-back airflow
    • Field-replaceable, hot-swappable power supplies
    • Field-replaceable, hot-swappable fans
  • Management
    • Managed via the cloud using the Meraki dashboard
    • Integrated with Meraki wireless, security appliance, and device management
    • No-touch remote deployment (no staging needed)
    • Detailed historical per-port and per-client usage statistics
    • DHCP and hostname fingerprinting
    • SNMPD allows integration with 3rd-party network management solutions
    • Seamless over-the-web firmware upgrades
  • Remote diagnostics
    • Email and text (SMS) alerts
    • Live remote packet capture
    • Aggregated event logs with instant search
  • Scalable stacking
    • Unified configuration and monitoring of all switches from aggregation layer to access layer
    • Virtually stack thousands of switch ports in a single logical stack for unified management, monitoring, and configuration
  • Power
    • Power input: 400 W AC
  • Environment
    • Operating temperature: 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C)
  • Warranty
    • Full lifetime hardware warranty with advanced replacement included
  • Physical dimensions
    • Weight: 18.7 lbs (8.46 kg)
    • 17.3”(w) x 18.6” (l) x 1.7” (h) (44 x 47.3 x 4.3 cm)
  • Note
    • Preliminary specifications, subject to change