The virtual MX Series router (vMX) is an MX Series router optimized to run on x86 servers. We support Red Hat Enterprise Linux, CentOS, or Ubuntu.
See System Requirements for details on each supported environment.
vMX allows you to leverage Junos OS Release 18.3 to provide quick and flexible deployment. vMX provides the following benefits:
Optimizes carrier-grade routing for the x86 environment
Simplifies operations by consistency with MX Series routers
Introduces new services without reconfiguration of current infrastructure