DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R Layer 3 Switch
The Arista DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R layer 3 switch addresses the growing requirement for dense 10/40 and 25/100-GbE switching to support modern networks’ spine and leaf tiers. The DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R belongs to the Arista 7060X series, whose switches are built with high performance and density in mind. It offers layer 2 and layer 3 wire speed features which it combines with features to support software-defined cloud networking requirements.
Arista 7060X switches belong to Arista’s lineup of switches that are manufactured to deliver interface speeds and densities that enable a smooth evolution from 10 and 40-Gigabit Ethernet to 25, 50, and 100-Gigabit Ethernet.
Arista DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R Features
The 7060SX2-48YC6-R combines traffic management and layer 2 and 3 wire speed features with advanced features to enable uninterrupted network operations, monitoring, and virtualization. This switch is purpose-built to provide the levels of network performance necessary for non-stop operations in cloud data environments as well as HPC and enterprise network environments.
The 7060SX2-48YC6-R also offers power supplies with more than 93% efficiency, 48 expansion slots supporting 25-GbE and 6 supporting 100-GbE, 1+1 redundant and hot-swappable power, N+1 redundant and hot-swappable fans, rear-to-front and front-to-rear cooling, and support for virtualization.
Arista DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R Vs DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-F
The Arista DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R and DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-F layer 3 switches are very similar and use a 1RU system that offers 6 ports of 100-GbE QSFP and 48 ports of 25-GbE SFP. Additionally, the DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R and DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-F deliver a 36 tbps throughout and are operable in all modes to enable multiple spine and top-of-rack deployment combinations. The difference between the two models is that the DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-R has rear-to-front airflow while the DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-F has front-to-rear airflow. Learn more about the Arista DCS-7060SX2-48YC6-F layer 3 switch.
All switches that belong to the Arista 7060X and 7260X series are purpose-built 1RU and 2RU high-performance devices with layer 2 and layer 3 wire speeds. If you need help determining which switches in these series are best for your needs, our team of network professionals can steer you in the right direction.