Aruba 8400 Switch Series

Carrier-class, high availability core and data center switches.

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  • The Aruba CX 8400 Switches are a modern, intelligent and high availability modular solution that is ideal for the most demanding campus core and data center networks.

    A carrier-class 8-slot chassis provides up to 19.2 Tbps of switching capacity based on a fully resilient design that includes redundant fabric, management, power and fans to create a resilient, highly available network that your organization can depend on.

    A fully programmable network operating system (AOS-CX) and cloud-centric design delivers automation and simplicity, including easy-to-use configuration tools for error-free installs. Built-in monitoring and analytics further enhance the operator experience with immediate troubleshooting and problem resolution insights.

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      Simplify your IT operations

      AOS-CX delivers distributed analytics and full programmability from access edge to data center for complete network configuration and assurance, and automated and simplified IT operations.
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      See and fix problems before they happen

      The Aruba Network Analytics Engine (NAE) provides unparalleled visibility and analytics via built-in, real-time monitoring and troubleshooting for fast problem identification and resolution.
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      Amazing performance that’s always on

      Aruba Virtual Switching Extension (VSX) provides high availability fast wire speed 10GbE (SFP/SFP+ and 10GBASE-T) and 40GbE connectivity even during live upgrades.
    • Aruba 8400 Switch (JL375A/JL376A)
      • Aruba 8400 8-slot Chassis/3xFan Trays/18xFans/Cable Manager/X462 Bundle (JL375A)
      • Aruba 8400 1x Mgmt Mod 3x PS 2x 8400X Fabric Mod 1x 32p 10G Mod and 1x 8p 40G Mod Bundle (JL376A)

    • Performance
      • High-speed fully distributed architecture
        • Provides up to 19.2 Tbps switching capacity with up to 7.142 billion packets per second (BPPS) for throughput; all switching and routing is performed in the I/O modules; meets the demands of bandwidth-intensive applications today and in the future
      PHYSICAL INTERFACES
      • Supports a maximum of 256 10GbE (SFP/SFP+) or 25GbE (SFP28) ports, or 64 40GbE (QSFP+) ports, or 48 ports 40/100GbE (QSFP28) combination
      Modules
      • Aruba 8400X 32-port 10GbE SFP/SFP+ with MACsec Advanced Module (JL363A)
      • Aruba 8400X 8-port 40GbE QSFP+ Advanced Module (JL365A)
      • Aruba 8400X 6-port 40GbE/100GbE QSFP28 Advanced Module (JL366A)
      • Aruba 8400X-32Y 32-port 1/10/25G SFP/SFP+/SFP28 Module (JL687A)
      Accessories
      • Aruba 8400X 7.2Tbps Fabric Module (JL367A)
      • Aruba 8400 Management Module (JL368A)
      • Aruba X731 Fan Tray (JL369A)
      • Aruba 8400 Fan for X731 Fan Tray (JL370A)
      • Aruba 8400 1 Fan Tray and 6 Fans Bundle (JL371A)
      Power supply
      • Aruba X382 54VDC 2700W AC Power Supply (JL372A)
      Mounting kit
      • Aruba X464 4-post Rack Rail Kit (JL373A)
      • Aruba X462 2-post Rack Rail Kit (JL374A)
      Physical characteristics
      • Dimensions: 17.4(w) x 26(d) x 13.8(h) in. (44.1 x 66.0 x 35.1 cm) (8U height)
      • Weight
        • Empty configuration weight: 76 lbs (34 kg)
        • JL376A weight: 164 lbs (74 kg)
        • Full configuration weight: 241 lbs (109 kg)
      Mounting and enclosure
      • Mounts in an EIA standard 19-inch rack or other equipment cabinet (hardware included); horizontal surface mounting only
      ENVIRONMENTAL
      • Operating: 32°F to 104°F (-0°C to 40°C) with 5% to 95%, non-condensing
      • Non-Operating: -40°F to 158°F (-40°C to 70°C) with 5% to 95%, non-condensing
      • Max Operating Altitude: Up to 10,000ft (3.048 Km)
      • Max Non-Operating Altitude: Up to 30,000ft (9.144 Km)
      • Acoustics
        • Sound Power (LWAd) 7.3 Bel
        • Sound Pressure (LpAm) (Bystander) 55.6 dB
    • Electrical characteristics
      • Frequency: 47-63 Hz
      • AC voltage: 90 – 140/180 – 264 VAC
      • DC voltage
      • Current: 16 A
      • Power output: 2750 W
      SAFETY
      • EN 60950-1:2006 +A11:2009 +A1:2010 +A12:2011 +A2:2013
      • EN62368-1:2014
      • IEC 60950-1:2005 Ed.2; Am 1:2009+A2:2013
      • IEC62368-1, Ed. 2
      • IEC60825:2007 (Applies to products with lasers)
      • UL60950-1, CSA 22.2 No 60950-1
      • UL62368-1 Ed. 2
      Emissions
      • VCCI Class A; EN 55022 Class A; CISPR 22 Class A; IEC/EN 61000-3-2;
      • IEC/EN 61000-3-3; ICES-003 Class A; AS/NZS CISPR 22 Class A; FCC
      • (CFR 47, Part 15) Class A; GB9254
      • EN55032:2012 Class A
      • CISPR32:2012 Class A
      Immunity
      • Generic: Directive 2014/35/EU
      • EN: EN 55024:2010+ A1:2001 + A2:2003; ETSI EN 300 386 V1.3.3
      • ESD: EN 61000-4-2
      • Radiated: EN 61000-4-3
      • EFT/Burst: EN 61000-4-4
      • Surge: EN 61000-4-5
      • Conducted: EN 61000-4-6
      • Power frequency magnetic field: IEC 61000-4-8
      • Voltage dips and interruptions: EN 61000-4-11
      • Harmonics: EN 61000-3-2, IEC 61000-3-2
      • Flicker: EN 61000-3-3, IEC 61000-3-3
      Management
      • Out-of-band management (serial RS-232C); SNMP Manager; Telnet; terminal interface (serial RS-232C); modem interface; IEEE 802.3 Ethernet MIB; Ethernet Interface MIB
      Additional Specifications
      • For additional specifications, please see the data sheet.