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Downloading Software Packages from Juniper Networks (FIPS Mode)


You can download the following Junos OS software packages from the Juniper Networks website:

  • Junos OS for NFX250 Network Services Platform, Release 17.3R2

Before you begin to download the software, ensure that you have a Juniper Networks Web account and a valid support contract. To obtain an account, complete the registration form at the Juniper Networks website:


NFX250 device is supported only on non-flex image. You have to upgrade to the non-flex image to enable fips mode.

To download software packages from Juniper Networks:

  1. Using a Web browser, follow the links to the download URL on the Juniper Networks webpage.

  2. Log in to the Juniper Networks authentication system using the username (generally your e-mail address) and password supplied by Juniper Networks representatives.
  3. Select the appropriate software package:
    • For Junos OS package, ensure that the name contains the correct device name and number of the Junos OS release that is FIPS-certified on NFX250 Network Services Platform.

      For example, jinstall-host-nfx-2-x86-64-17.3R2-secure-signed.tgz

  4. Download the software to a local host or to an internal software distribution site.
  5. Install the Junos OS and Junos FIPS mode packages. See Installing Software on an NFX250 Network Services Platform with a Single Routing Engine (FIPS Mode).