Aruba CX 8320 Switch Series

Scalable aggregation, core and data center switches.

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  • The Aruba CX 8320 Switch Series is a modern, flexible and intelligent family of high availability switches ideal for use in enterprise campus aggregation, core and data center deployments.

    Compact 1U switches provide 32 ports of 40GbE or 48 ports of 10GbE (SFP/SFP+ and 10GBASE-T) with 6 ports of 40GbE. Wire speed performance meets the demands of today’s bandwidth-intensive applications.

    A fully programmable network operating system 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 8320 48p 10G SFP/SFP+ and 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL479A)
      Aruba 8320 32p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL579A)
      Aruba 8320 48p 1G/10GBASE-T and 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL581A)
    • Performance
      • High-speed fully distributed architecture
        • Provides 2.5Tbps for switching and 1,905MPPS for forwarding. All switching and routing are wire-speed to meet the demands of bandwidth-intensive applications today and in the future.
      PHYSICAL INTERFACES
      • Choice of compact 1U switches include model with 32 ports of 40GbE and models with 48 ports of 10GbE (SFP/SFP+ and 10GBASE-T) and 6 ports of 40GbE. 40GbE ports support QSFP+ transceivers.
      BUNDLES AND ACCESSORIES
      • JL479A Aruba 8320 Bundle includes:
        • 48p 10G SFP/SFP+ and 6p 40G QSFP+ Switch
        • 5 x JL481A Fans
        • 2 x JL480A Power Supplies
        • 2-post Rack Kit
      • JL579A Aruba 8320 Bundle includes:
        • 32p 40G QSFP+
        • 5 x Fans
        • 2 x Power Supplies
        • 2-post Rack Kit
      • JL581A Aruba 8320 Bundle includes:
        • 48p 1G/10GBASE-T and 6p 40G QSFP+
        • 5 x Fans
        • 2 x Power Supplies
        • 2-post Rack Kit
      • Aruba X721 Front-to-Back Fan (JL481A)
      • Aruba X472 2-post Rack Kit (JL482A) - included with 8320 bundles
      • Aruba X474 4-post Rack Kit (JL483A)
      • Aruba X2C2 RJ45 to DB9 Console Cable (JL448A)
      Power supplies
      • Aruba X371 400W AC Power Supply (JL480A)
      Physical characteristics
      • Aruba 8320 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL479A)
        • Dimensions: (H) 43.2 mm x (W) 442 mm x (D) 505.5 mm (1.7" x 17.4" x 19.9")
        • Full Configuration Weight: 20.7 lb (9.4 kg)
      • Aruba 8320 32p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL579A)
        • Dimensions: (H) 43.5 mm x (W) 438 mm x (D) 515 mm (1.71" x 17.26" x 20.28")
        • Full Configuration Weight: 21.27 lb (9.7 kg)
      • Aruba 8320 48p 1G/10GBASE-T and 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL581A)
        • Dimensions: (H) 43.9 mm x (W) 473 mm x (D) 443 mm (1.71" x 18.6" x 17.4")
        • Full Configuration Weight: 20.94 lb (9.5 kg)
      Mounting and enclosure
      • Mounts in an EIA standard 19-inch rack or other equipment cabinet (hardware included); horizontal surface mounting only
    • ENVIRONMENTAL
      • Operating: 0°C to 40°C (32°F to 104°F) with 5% to 95%, non-condensing
      • Non-Operating: -40°C to 70°C (-40°F to 158°F) with 5% to 95%, non-condensing
      • Max Operating Altitude: Up to 10,000ft (3.048 Km)
      • Max Non-Operating Altitude: Up to 15,000ft (4.6 Km)
      • Acoustics
        • Aruba 8320 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL479A):
          • Sound Pressure (LpAm) (Bystander) 61.1 dB
        • Aruba 8320 32p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL579A):
          • Sound Pressure (LpAm) (Bystander) 79 dB
        • Aruba 8320 48p 1G/10GBASE-T and 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL581A):
          • Sound Pressure (LpAm) (Bystander) 61.1 dB
      Electrical characteristics
      • Frequency: 50-65 Hz
      • AC voltage: 100-127 and 200-240 with either 50 or 60Hz VAC
      • Current: 6A (low voltage) - 3A (high voltage)
      Power Consumption
      • Aruba 8320 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL479A): 357 W
      • Aruba 8320 32p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL579A): 310 W
      • Aruba 8320 48p 1G/10GBASE-T and 6p 40G QSFP+ with X472 5 Fans 2 Power Supply Switch Bundle (JL581A): 348 W
      SAFETY
      • EN 60950-1:2006 +A11:2009 +A1:2010 +A12:2011+A2:2013 EN60825-1 IEC60950-1:2005 Ed.2; Am 1:2009+A2:2013 IEC 60825-1 UL60950-1, CSA 22.2 No 60950
      Emissions
      • EN 55032:2012, Class A
      • EN 55024:2010
      • EN 61000-3-2:2014, Class A
      • EN 61000-3-3:2013
      • FCC CFR 47 Part 15:2010, Class A
      • EN 50581:2012 (RoHS)
      Management
      • SNMP
      • RJ45 for Serial Console
      • USB-Type A for file management only
      • RJ45 Ethernet for OOBM
      Additional Specifications
      • For additional specifications, please see the data sheet.