MX240

Agile and compact edge router for service provider applications.

The powerful and compact MX240 3D Universal Edge Router enables support for a wide range of enterprise, business and residential services as well as data center and enterprise applications.

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MX240

Overview

The SDN-ready MX240 3D Universal Edge Router delivers high performance, reliability, and scale for a wide variety of service provider and enterprise applications, including business and residential broadband services and high-volume data center internetworking.

At just five rack units (5 U), the MX240 is a compact, modular platform offering 1.92 Tbps of system capacity. It concurrently supports high-density 10GbE, 40GbE, and 100GbE interfaces and legacy SONET/SDH, ATM, and PDH connectivity. The MX240 also supports sophisticated timing capabilities, as well as Junos Fusion technology and Juniper's Virtual Chassis technology, which help streamline network design and operation.

For cost-effective sparing and maintenance, the MX240 shares a common set of field-replaceable units (FRUs) with the MX960 and MX480, including routing, control, and switching components and line and services cards. Its resilient and fully redundant architecture provides a consistent operations and service environment.

Features

  • High-density, high-performance, full-featured router in a space-efficient form factor.
  • Supports multiple levels of redundancy to meet a variety of business and technical requirements.
  • Ideally suited for enterprise, data-center interconnect, and smaller service provider edge applications.

Specs

System Capacity1.92 Tbps
Switch Fabric Capacity per Slot480 Gbps
DPCs and/or MPCs per Chassis2 (typical) or 3 (optional)
Chassis per Rack9
Dimensions (W x H x D)17.45 x 8.71 x 27.75 in (total depth includes standard cable manager measurements) (44.32 x 22.12 x 70.49 cm)
Maximum Weight130 lbs / 59 kg
MountingFront or center
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Product Specs

MX240
System Capacity1.92 Tbps
Switch Fabric Capacity per Slot480 Gbps
DPCs and/or MPCs per Chassis2 (typical) or 3 (optional)
Chassis per Rack9
Dimensions (W x H x D)17.45 x 8.71 x 27.75 in (total depth includes standard cable manager measurements) (44.32 x 22.12 x 70.49 cm)
Maximum Weight130 lbs / 59 kg
MountingFront or center
Power OptionsAC/DC: -40 to -72 V DC
100-240 V AC
Operating Temperature32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)
Humidity5 to 90 percent non-condensing
AltitudeNo performance degradation to 13,000 ft / 4,000 m