QFX Series Switches

The QFX Series Switches deliver industry-leading throughput and scalability, the best routing stack, the open programmability of the Junos OS, and the broadest set of EVPN-VXLAN and IP fabric capabilities. Find your solution for data center spine-and-leaf switches, campus distribution and core, as well as data center gateway and interconnect.

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Leaf Top-of-rack

The QFX5130 line offers a high-density, cost-optimized 1 U, 400GbE fixed configuration switch based on the Broadcom Trident 4 that is ideal for environments where cloud services are being added. With 10/25/40/100/400GbE interface options, the QFX5130 line is an optimal choice for spine-and-leaf deployments in enterprise, service provider, and cloud provider environments.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Spine

Port Density:

  • QFX5130-32CD: 32 x 400GbE QSFP-DD/QSFP+/QSFP28 and 2 x 10GbE SFP+

Throughput: Up to 25.6 Tbps (bidirectional)

 

Spine
10G Copper
Leaf Top-of-rack

The QFX5120 line offers 1/10/25/40/100GbE switches designed for data center, data center edge, data center interconnect and campus deployments with requirements for low-latency Layer 2/Layer 3 features and advanced EVPN-VXLAN capabilities.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Leaf/Spine, Campus Distribution/Core,  applications requiring MACsec

Port Density:

  • QFX5120-48T: 48 x 1/10GbE RJ-45 and 6 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28
  • QFX5120-48Y: 48 x 1/10/25GbE SFP/SFP+ and 8 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28
  • QFX5120-48YM: 48 x 1/10/25GbE SFP/SFP+ and 8 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28
  • QFX5120-32C: 32 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28 and 2 x 10GbE SFP+

Throughput: Up to 2.16/4/6.4 Tbps (bidirectional)

MACsec: AES-256 encryption on all ports (QFX5120-48YM)

Leaf Top-of-rack

QFX5110 top-of-rack 10/40GbE switches offer low latency, flexible deployment options, and rich automation features in the data center. They provide universal building blocks for industry-standard architectures such as spine-and-leaf fabrics.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Leaf

Port Density:

  • QFX5110-48S: 48 x 1/10GbE SFP/SFP+ and 4 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28

  • QFX5110-32Q: 32 x 40GbE QSFP+; 20 x 40GbE QSFP+ and 4 x 100GbE QSFP28

Throughput: Up to 1.76/2.56 Tbps

 

Spine
Leaf Top-of-rack

The QFX5220 line offers up to 400GbE interfaces for very large, dense, and fast standards-based fabrics based on proven internet-scale technology. QFX5220 switches are an optimal choice for spine-and-leaf data center fabric deployments as well as metro use cases.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Spine

Port Density:

  • QFX5220-32CD: 32 x 40/100/4000GbE QSFP56-DD and 2 x 10GbE SFP+
  • QFX5220-128C: 128 x 100GbE QSFP28 and 2 x 10GbE SFP+

Throughput: Up to 25.6 Tbps (bidirectional)

 

Leaf Top-of-rack
Spine

The QFX5210 line offers line-rate, low-latency 10/25/40/100GbE switches for building large, standards-based fabrics. QFX5210 Switches are an optimal choice for spine-and-leaf data center fabric deployments as well as metro use cases.

Use Case: DC fabric leaf/spine

Port Density:

  • QFX5210-64C/-S: 64 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28

Throughput: Up to 12.8 Tbps (bidirectional)

SONiC: ONIE and SONiC images preinstalled on QFX5210-64C-S

 

 

Spine
Leaf Top-of-rack

The QFX5200 line offers line-rate, low-latency 10/25/40/50/100GbE switches for building large, standards-based fabrics. QFX5200 Switches are an optimal choice for spine-and-leaf fabric deployments in the data center as well as metro use cases.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Leaf/Spine

Port Density:

  • QFX5200-48Y: 48 x 10/25GbE SFP+/SFP28 and 6 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28

  • QFX5200-32C/-S: 32 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28

Throughput: Up to 3.6/6.4 Tbps (bidirectional)

SONiC: ONIE and SONiC images preinstalled on QFX5200-32C-S

 

Spine
MACSec
Deep Buffer
Modular

QFX10008 and QFX10016 Switches support the most demanding data center, campus, and routing environments. With our custom silicon Q5 ASICs, deep buffers, and up to 96 Tbps throughput, these switches deliver flexibility and capacity for long-term investment protection.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Spine

Chassis Options:

  • QFX10008: 13 U chassis, up to 8 line cards
  • QFX10016: 21 U chassis, up to 16 line cards

Port Density:

  • QFX10000-30C-M: 30 x 100/40GbE, MACsec-enabled
  • QFX10000-30C: 30 x 100/40GbE
  • QFX10000-36Q: 36 x 40GbE or 12 x 100GbE
  • QFX10000-60S-6Q: 60 x 1/10GbE with 6 x 40GbE or 2 x 100GbE
  • QFX10000-12C-DWDM: 6 x 200Gbps

Throughput: Up to 96 Tbps (bidirectional)
Deep Buffers: 100 ms per port
Precision Time Protocol (PTP)

Spine
Leaf Top-of-rack
Deep Buffer

QFX10002 fixed-configuration switches are very dense, highly scalable platforms designed for today’s most demanding data center, campus, and routing environments. They’re loaded with power and functionality, all housed in a compact, 2 U form factor.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Leaf/Spine

Port Density:

  • QFX10002-36Q: 36 x 40GbE QSFP+ or 12 x 100GbE QSFP28
  • QFX10002-72Q: 72 x 40GbE QSFP+ or 24 x 100GbE QSFP28
  • QFX10002-60C: 60 x 40/100GbE QSFP+/QSFP28

Throughput: Up to 2.88/5.76/12 Tbps (bidirectional)

Deep Buffers: 100 ms per port
Precision Time Protocol (PTP)

Leaf Top-of-rack
10G Copper
MACSec

The QFX5100 line of top-of-rack 10/40GbE switches for the data center offers low latency, deployment versatility, and rich automation features. These switches provide universal building blocks for industry-standard architectures such as spine-and-leaf fabrics.

Use Case: Data Center Fabric Leaf

Port Density:

  • QFX5100-48S: 48 x 1/10GbE SFP/SFP+ and 6 x 40GbE QSFP+
  • QFX5100-48T: 48 x 100Mbps/1/10GbE RJ-45 and 6 x 40GbE QSFP+
  • QFX5100-24Q: 24/32 x 40GbE QSFP+ 
  • QFX5100-96S: 96 x 1/10GbE SFP/SFP+ and 8 x 40GbE QSFP+

Throughput: Up to 1.44/2.56 Tbps

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Data Consolidation and Modernization Bolster T‑Systems’ IT Service Delivery

T‑Systems offers a wide range of digital services in 20 countries. The provider was running 45 global data centers and decided to consolidate and modernize them to simplify operations and meet new performance, availability, and scalability requirements.

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Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Data Center and Cloud Networking, Andrew Lerner, Evan Zeng, Jonathan Forest, 30 June 2020.

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