Juniper Mist Edge
Juniper Mist Edge extends our microservices architecture to the campus, bringing agility and scale while enabling new applications at the edge. The Juniper Mist Edge uses the Juniper Mist Cloud and its distributed software architecture for scalable and resilient operations, management, troubleshooting, and analytics — all without the need for legacy wireless controllers.
- ME-X1: Dual Port 1GbE (Data) and Dual Port 1GbE
- ME-X5: Dual Port 10GbE SFP + (Data) & Dual Port 1GbE
- ME-X5-M: Quad Port 10GbE SFP + (Data) & Dual Port 10GbE SFP+
- ME-X10: Quad Port 10GbE SFP + (Data) & Dual Port 10GbE SFP+
- ME-X1: Single, Cabled Power Supply, 250W
- ME-X5: Dual, Hot-Plug, Redundant Power Supply (1+1), 750W
- ME-X5-M: Dual, Hot-Plug, Redundant Power Supply (1+1), 750W
- ME-X10: Dual, Hot-Plug, Redundant Power Supply (1+1), 750W
- ME-X1: 17.1''(W) x 17.1''(D) x 1.75''(H)
- ME-X5: 18.98''(W) x 31.8''(D) x 1.69''(H)
- ME-X5-M: 18.98''(W) x 31.8''(D) x 1.69''(H)
- ME-X10: 18.98''(W) x 31.8''(D) x 1.69''(H)
Features + Benefits
Extension of Microservices to Customer Premises
For large campus networks, Edge provides seamless roaming through on-premises tunnel termination of traffic to and from access points.
Juniper Mist Edge extends virtual LANs (VLANs) to distributed branches and telecommuters to replace remote virtual private network (VPN) technology. Provides dynamic traffic segmentation for IoT devices. Split tunneling allows for guest access and corporate traffic.
High Availability and Clustering
Juniper Mist Edge supports an elastically scalable cluster (with options for backup clusters) composed of an unlimited number of nodes within a cluster.
The Edge cluster design for the tunneling microservice is guided by the aggregate capacity considerations for the number of access points, clients, and throughput expectations.
This service lets you make a seamless transition, moving from an existing centralized data plane with legacy controller architectures to the modern Juniper Mist microservices cloud, without affecting network design.
The Access Points leverage standards-based L2TPv3 technology to tunnel traffic to and from Juniper Mist Edge for selected WLANs. This capability gives you the network design flexibility to leverage a combination of distributed and centralized data planes, where needed, to meet your requirements.
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Gartner names Juniper furthest in Vision and Highest in Execution in the 2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Enterprise Wired & Wireless LAN Infrastructure.
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Dartmouth Transforms Campus Experience with AI Insights
Universities are under pressure to meet student expectations for fast, pervasive, and reliable access to the applications they need, no matter where they are on campus. To deliver an amazing service experience, Dartmouth turned to a network powered by Mist AI and automation.
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AI-driven automation and insight, coupled with the agility and reliability of a microservices cloud, deliver optimized wireless access experiences and simplified network operations.
The wired portfolio, coupled with wireless, combines performance and simplicity at scale, while delivering optimized experiences to users and devices with AI-driven insights and automation.
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Wired and Wireless LAN Infrastructure, Mike Toussaint, Christian Canales, Tim Zimmerman, December 21, 2022.
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