EX8200

High availability EX8200 Ethernet Switch for data center and campus core environments

The EX8200 modular switches offer flexible platforms that deliver the port densities, scalability, and high availability required for today’s demanding data center and campus core environments.

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Overview

High-performance, highly available EX8200 modular switches are designed for data centers, campus aggregations, and core networks. The EX8208, an eight-slot 14 U chassis, delivers up to 320 Gbps per slot and wire-rate forwarding of 960 million packets per second (pps). The EX8216, a 16-slot 21 U chassis, delivers 1.92 billion pps.

The same line cards work in both EX8200 models, offering a variety of 10/100/1000BASE-T, 100BASE-FX/1000BASE-X, and 10GbE interfaces. An EX8208 can support 384 GbE or 64 10GbE ports at wire speed, or 320 10GbE ports in shared bandwidth applications. An EX8216 can support twice that number.

Juniper Virtual Chassis technology enables up to four interconnected EX8200 Switches to operate as a single device, using standards-based Ethernet link aggregation groups to create a network fabric for interconnecting access switches, routers, and service-layer devices in distributed campus and data center environments.

Features

  • Field-proven Juniper technology: A carrier-class architecture, coupled with the Junos OS, enables EX Series Switches to provide carrier-class reliability for every application.
  • Security risk management integrates Unified Access Control to help EX Series Switches dynamically deliver network protection, guest access, and identity-based QoS.
  • Wire-speed performance at high 1GbE, 10GbE, 40GbE, and 100GbE port densities dramatically simplifies network topologies and operations.
  • Eight QoS queues per switch port ensure proper prioritization of voice, video, and multiple levels of data traffic, with room to converge other networks, such as building automation and video security systems.
  • Innovative, cost-effective switch design enables new architectures that reduce cost and complexity, while unified management and automation tools consolidate system monitoring.
  • Virtual Chassis and Virtual Chassis Fabric technologies on select models allow interconnected EX Series and QFX Series Switches to operate as a single, logical device, reducing operational expenses and simplifying management.

Specs

Form FactorEX8208: Eight-slot modular chassis
EX8216: 16-slot modular chassis
Virtual Chassis configuration consisting of up to four switches
Dimensions (W x H x D)EX8208:
17.25 x 24.25 x 21 in (43.82 x 61.6 x 53 cm)
14 rack units
EX8216:
17.3 x 36.5 x 26.5 in (43.9 x 92.7 x 67.4 cm)
21 rack units
Backplane Speed320 Gbps (full duplex) per line card with current switch fabric
6.2 Tbps (EX8208) or 12.4 Tbps (EX8216) per chassis
Data RateEX8200-48T / EX8200-48T-ES: 48 Gbps
EX8200-48F / EX8200-48F-ES: 48 Gbps
EX8200-8XS / EX8200-8XS-ES: 80 Gbps
EX8200-40XS / EX8200-40XS-ES: 80 Gbps
EX8200-48PL / EX8200-48TL: 20 Gbps
EX8200-2XS-40P / EX8200-2XS-40T: 40 Gbps
Throughput120 Mpps per line card (wire speed)
960 Mpps (EX8208) or 1.92 Bpps (EX8216) per system
40GBASE QSFP + Port DensitiesN/A
100GBASE CFP Port DensitiesN/A
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Product Specs

EX8200
Form FactorEX8208: Eight-slot modular chassis
EX8216: 16-slot modular chassis
Virtual Chassis configuration consisting of up to four switches
Dimensions (W x H x D)EX8208:
17.25 x 24.25 x 21 in (43.82 x 61.6 x 53 cm)
14 rack units
EX8216:
17.3 x 36.5 x 26.5 in (43.9 x 92.7 x 67.4 cm)
21 rack units
Backplane Speed320 Gbps (full duplex) per line card with current switch fabric
6.2 Tbps (EX8208) or 12.4 Tbps (EX8216) per chassis
Data RateEX8200-48T / EX8200-48T-ES: 48 Gbps
EX8200-48F / EX8200-48F-ES: 48 Gbps
EX8200-8XS / EX8200-8XS-ES: 80 Gbps
EX8200-40XS / EX8200-40XS-ES: 80 Gbps
EX8200-48PL / EX8200-48TL: 20 Gbps
EX8200-2XS-40P / EX8200-2XS-40T: 40 Gbps
Throughput120 Mpps per line card (wire speed)
960 Mpps (EX8208) or 1.92 Bpps (EX8216) per system
40GBASE QSFP + Port DensitiesN/A
100GBASE CFP Port DensitiesN/A
Resiliency6 power supply bays for N+1 or N+N redundancy; field-replaceable fan trays; redundant Routing Engines and Switch Fabrics; GRES
Operating SystemJunos
Traffic MonitoringsFlow
QoS Queues / Port8
MAC Addresses160,000
Jumbo Frames9,216 Bytes
IPv4 Unicast / Multicast RoutesStandard: 500,000 / 100,000
ES models: 1 million / 100,000
IPv6 Unicast / Multicast RoutesEX8208: 250,000 (500,000 with extra-scale line cards) / 100,000 (200,000 with extra-scale line cards)
EX8216: 250,000 (500,000 with extra-scale line cards) / 100,000 (200,000 with extra-scale line cards)
Number of VLANs4,096
ARP Entries100,000
WarrantyStandard one-year warranty