Aruba CX 6100 Switch Series

Entry-level access switches ideal for branch offices, mid-market enterprises, and SMB networks looking for reliable and convenient access.

Ideal for branch offices, mid-market enterprises, and SMBs

The CX 6100 access switches provide the performance, security, and simplicity that you need.

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Simple, secure, and reliable

This Layer 2 switch series is ready for simple deployment with plenty of PoE for IoT, fast 10GbE uplinks, and robust security features like ACLs and static routing to help protect your network.

Power and speed for users and IoT

Power and speed for users and IoT

This Layer 2 switch series has convenient, built-in, high-speed uplinks with up to 370W of PoE to support IoT devices such as security cameras and wireless access points.

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Cloud-based management

Built on a cloud-native microservices architecture, Aruba Central delivers full-service AI insights, security and unified infrastructure management for campus, branch, remote, and data center networks — all from a single pane of glass. It’s network configuration and operations made simple.

Entry-level, reliable, and secure wired access

These access switches provide the performance, security, and simplicity that you need, making them ideal for branch offices, mid-market enterprises, and SMB networks.

Enterprise-class layer 2 connectivity

This high performance Layer 2 switch with support for ACLs, robust QoS, static routing, and IPv6 is ready to power your access layer.

PoE and High Speed Uplinks

Convenient built-in 1/10GbE uplinks and up to 370W of Class 4 PoE for support of IoT devices and wireless access points.

Management flexibility

The fully programmable CX 6100 series supports a choice of management, including cloud-based and on-prem Central*, CLI, switch Web GUI, and programmability with AOS-CX operating system and REST APIs.

Quiet and compact 12 port

This fanless 12-port model has four high-speed uplinks, and 139W of PoE to power access points and IoT devices.

Details and specifications for the Aruba CX 6100 series

Versatile connectivity

12, 24, and 48 port Gigabit Ethernet models with options to right size built-in PoE.

High-speed uplinks

Built-in 1GbE/10GbE uplinks eliminate bottlenecks.

Ready for IoT

Up to 370W of Class 4 PoE built-in.

Compact and quiet

Fanless 16 port (12 x 1GbE ports plus 4 x 1GbE/10GbE ports) ideal for small, quiet areas.

Details and specifications for the Aruba CX 6100 series

Specifications

  • Performance
    • System Switching Capacity: Up to 176 Gbps
    • System Throughput Capacity: Up to 98.6 Mpps
    Models
    • Aruba 6100 48G Class4 PoE 4SFP+ 370W Switch (JL675A)
      • 48x ports 10/100/1000Base-T ports
      • 4x 1/10G SFP ports
      • Internal (fixed) power supply, fixed fans
      • Up to 370W of Class 4 PoE
      • Dimensions: (H) 4.39 cm x (W) 44.2 cm x (D) 30.48 cm (1.73" x 17.4" x 12.0")
      • Weight: 5.02 kg (11.07 lbs)
    • Aruba 6100 48G 4SFP+ Switch (JL676A)
      • 48x ports 10/100/1000Base-T ports
      • 4x 1/10G SFP ports
      • Internal (fixed) power supply, fixed fans
      • Dimensions: (H) 4.39 cm x (W) 44.2 cm x (D) 24.74 cm (1.73" x 4" x 9.74")
      • Weight: 3.42 kg (7.54 lbs)
    • Aruba 6100 24G Class4 PoE 4SFP+ 370W Switch (JL677A)
      • 24x ports 10/100/1000Base-T ports
      • 4x 1/10G SFP ports
      • Internal (fixed) power supply, fixed fans
      • Up to 370W of Class 4 PoE
      • Dimensions: (H) 4.39 cm x (W) 44.2 cm x (D) 26.82 cm (1.73" x 4" x 10.56")
      • Weight: 4.19kg (9.24 lbs)
    • Aruba 6100 24G 4SFP+ Switch (JL678A)
      • 24x ports 10/100/1000Base-T ports
      • 4x 1/10G SFP ports
      • Internal (fixed) power supply, fixed fans
      • Dimensions: (H) 4.39 cm x (W) 44.2 cm x (D) 20.12 cm (1.73" x 4" x 7.92")
      • Weight: 2.62 kg (5.78 lbs)
    • Aruba 6100 12G Class4 PoE 2G/2SFP+ 139W Switch (JL679A)
      • 12x ports 10/100/1000Base-T ports
      • 2x 1/10G SFP ports
      • 2x 1G ports
      • Internal (fixed) power supply, fanless
      • Up to 139W of Class 4 PoE
      • Dimensions: (H) 4.39 cm x (W) 25.4 cm x (D) 25.5 cm (1.73" x 0" x 10.04")
      • Weight: 2.78 kg (6.13 lbs)
    Management ports
    • 1x USB-C Console Port
    • 1x USB Type-A Host port
    POE power
    • 370W of Class 4: JL675A, JL677A
    • 139W of Class 4: JL679A
    Mounting
    • Mounts in an EIA-standard 19 in. Telco rack or equipment cabinet. Horizontal surface mounting only. 2-post rack kit included.
    Environmental
    • Operating temperature: 32°F to 113°F (0°C to 45°C) up to 5,000 ft. Derate -1°C degree C for every 1,000 ft. from 5,000 ft. to 10,000 ft.
    • Operating Relative Humidity: 15% to 95% @ 104°F (40°C) noncondensing
    • Non-Operating: -40°F to 158°F (-40°C to 70°C) up to 15,000 ft.
    • Non-Operating Storage relative humidity: 15% to 90% @ 149°F (65°C) noncondensing
    • Operating Altitude: 10,000 feet (3.04 km)
    • Max Non-operating Altitude: 15,000 feet (4.6 km)
    • Acoustics:
      • Sound Power (LWAd) range: 0 – 4.3 Bel
      • Sound Pressure (LpAm) (Bystander) range: 0 - 29.8 dB
    • Primary airflow: Side to side (JL679A fanless)
  • Electrical characteristics
    • Frequency range: 50-60 Hz
    • AC Voltage: 100-240 volts
    • Maximum current range: 4.91A – 0.5A
    Safety
    • EN 60950-1/IEC 60950-1
    • EN 60825
    • CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950, 2nd Edition
    • UL 60950-1, 2nd Edition
    Emissions
    • FCC Class A
    • VCCI Class A
    • EN 55022/CISPR 22 Class A
    Immunity
    • Generic: EN 55024, CISPR 24
    • EN: EN 55024, CISPR 24
    • ESD: IEC 61000-4-2
    • Radiated Immunity: IEC 61000-4-3
    • EFT/Burst: IEC 61000-4-4
    • Surge: IEC 61000-4-5
    • Conducted Immunity: IEC 61000-4-6
    • Power frequency magnetic field: IEC 61000-4-8
    • Voltage dips and interruptions: IEC 61000-4-11
    • Harmonics: IEC/EN 61000-3-2
    • Flicker: IEC/EN 61000-3-3
    Additional Specifications
    • For complete specifications, please see the data sheet.
Aruba leads at the Edge

Aruba leads at the Edge

Gartner has once again named Aruba a Leader in the 2020 Magic Quadrant for Wired and Wireless LAN Access. On top of that, Aruba received highest scores in six of six use cases for the 2020 Gartner Critical Capabilities Report.

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