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 4,095 VLANs
  • 802.1D Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) and 802.1w Rapid Spanning Tree Broadcast storm control
Layer 3 capabilities
  • Dynamic routing (OSPFv2)
  • Static routing
  • DHCP Relay
  • DHCP Server
  • First of a kind UI-based configuration
  • Easy to configure routed interfaces
  • Warm spare redundancy (VRRP)
  • DHCP Failover

  • * Layer 3 with stacking available Q2 CY2016
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
  • Gateway connectivity testing
  • Real time troubleshooting tools
  • Email and text message alerts
MS225 Series
MS225 Series

MS410 Series

MS425 Series



Deployment Scenarios

Recommended For

Distributed branch, small campus

1G fiber aggregation

Long range applications requiring 1GbE SPF connectivity
Campus

10G fiber aggregation

High performance and critical deployments

Mixed datacenter top-of-rack environments

40G QSFP+ uplinks with horizontal (front-port) stacking capabilities




Hardware Configuration

Interfaces

16 / 32 × SFP gigabit ethernet

2 × stacking ports

1 × management port with auto-MDIX
16 / 32 × SFP+ 10 gigabit ethernet

2 × QSFP+

1 × management port with auto-MDIX
Uplinks

2 / 4 × 10G (SFP+) uplinks, dedicated

2 × 40G QSFP+ uplinks, dedicated
Stacking

160G (2 × 80G) 160G (2 × active QSFP+)

Front-port stacking capable
Power Configuration

Removable PSU
Field Replaceable

Up to 2 × 250W PSU

1 × PSU included, redundant PSU sold separately
Removable PSU
Field Replaceable

Up to 2 × 250W PSU

1 × PSU included, redundant PSU sold separately


Switching Performance

Switching Capacity

MS410-16: 72 Gbps
MS410-32: 144 Gbps
MS425-16: 480 Gbps
MS425-32: 800 Gbps
Forwarding Rate

MS410-16: 53.57 Mpps
MS410-32: 107.14 Mpps
MS425-16: 357.14 Mpps
MS425-32: 595.24 Mpps
MAC Entries

MS410-16: 128K entries
MS410-32: 128K entries
MS425-16: 228K entries
MS425-32: 228K entries
Stacking Bandwidth

160G bi-directional 160G bi-directional with QSFP+ front-port stacking configuration


Routing Performance

Routing Features

Static + OSPFv2 Dynamic routing
DHCP Server + DHCP Relay
Warm spare (VRRP)
Static + OSPFv2 Dynamic routing
DHCP Server + DHCP Relay
Warm spare (VRRP)
Routed Interfaces

8,192 16,384
Routed Hosts

98,304 114,688
  • 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 with 4,095 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
    • 128K Forwarding Table Capacity
  • Layer 3 capabilities
    • Dynamic routing (OSPFv2)
    • Static routing
    • DHCP Relay
    • DHCP Server
    • Warm spare redundancy (VRRP)
    • DHCP Failover
  • 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
    • Power consumption at idle: 45W / Full load: 175W
  • 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)