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by Arista
Product Line: Arista FAN-7000H Series Fan Modules
Product Type: Fan Module
Original price $0.00 - Original price $534.00
Original price
$0.00 - $534.00
Current price $534.00
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Product Description

The FAN-7000H-R is a spare fan module designed for compatibility with Arista's 7050X3, 7060X, 7160, and 7280R Series 1RU switches, featuring rear-to-front airflow, four N+1 redundant and hot-swappable fans, and reversible airflow capabilities. It supports a power range of 192W to 362W, with dimensions of 19 x 1.75 x 16 inches (48.3 x 4.4 x 40.64 cm) and weighs 20 lbs (9.1kgs). The module is designed for optimal data center airflow, equipped with 288K MAC entries, 360K IPv4 Routes, and compatibility with EOS 4.20.5 or higher, ensuring efficient and reliable operation in demanding network environments.

Key Feature for the FAN-7000H-R

  • What is the part number for the spare fan module compatible with Arista 7050X3, 7060X, 7160, and 7280R Series 1RU switches?
    Answer: The part number is FAN-7000H-F/R.
  • Can the airflow direction be reversed in the specified fan module?
    Answer: Yes, the fan module supports reversible airflow.
  • What are the typical and maximum power requirements for the Arista switches compatible with FAN-7000H-F/R?
    Answer: The typical power is 192W, and the maximum power is 362W.
  • Are the fans and power supplies in these Arista switches hot-swappable and redundant?
    Answer: Yes, both the fans and power supplies are designed for N+1 redundancy and are hot-swappable.
  • What are the dimensions of the Arista switches that use the FAN-7000H-F/R fan tray?
    Answer: The dimensions are 19 x 1.75 x 16 inches (48.3 x 4.4 x 40.64 cm).
  • How efficient are the power supplies used in these Arista switches?
    Answer: The power supplies are over 94% efficient.
  • What minimum EOS version is required for these Arista switches?
    Answer: The minimum EOS version required is 4.20.5.
  • Do these Arista switches support VXLAN and VM Tracer?
    Answer: Yes, they support both VXLAN and VM Tracer.
  • How many MAC entries and IPv4 routes can be supported by the switches compatible with FAN-7000H-F/R?
    Answer: They support 288K MAC entries and 360K IPv4 Routes, with 168K IPv4 Host Routes.
  • What unique features do these Arista switches offer for software management and upgrading?
    Answer: They offer live software patching, self-healing software with Stateful Fault Repair (SFR), and Smart System Upgrade (SSU).

Product Review

The Arista FAN-7000H-R offers high reliability for Arista 7050X3, 7060X, 7160, and 7280R Series 1RU switches with its N+1 redundant and hot-swappable fan design, ensuring uninterrupted operation and easy maintenance. However, its power consumption, with a typical draw of 192W and a maximum of 362W, may be a concern for energy-conscious deployments. Additionally, the product supports advanced networking features such as VXLAN, VM Tracer, and comprehensive protocol support through EOS, enhancing its utility in complex data center environments.


The Arista FAN-7000H-R is a dedicated spare fan module designed to enhance the cooling efficiency of Arista 7050X3, 7060X, 7160, and 7280R Series 1RU switches. This module is specifically engineered to support rear-to-front airflow, ensuring optimal thermal management for high-performance networking environments. With dimensions of 19 inches in width, 1.75 inches in height, and 16 inches in depth (48.3 x 4.4 x 40.64 cm), and weighing 20 lbs (9.1 kgs), it is crafted to seamlessly integrate into existing setups without requiring significant space adjustments. One of the key features of the FAN-7000H-R is its hot-swappable capability, which includes four N+1 redundant fans. This design allows for uninterrupted operation of the network infrastructure, even during fan replacement, enhancing system reliability and uptime. Furthermore, the module supports reversible airflow, providing flexibility in airflow management to accommodate various data center layouts. In terms of power efficiency, the fan module operates within a typical power range of 192W, with a maximum power consumption of 362W. This efficient power usage is complemented by the option to pair the module with over 94% efficient power supplies, including PWR-500-AC-F/R and PWR-500-DC-F/R, which are also 1+1 redundant and hot-swappable. These features ensure that the network infrastructure operates efficiently, with reduced energy costs and enhanced system longevity. The Arista FAN-7000H-R is compatible with a minimum EOS version of 4.20.5 and supports various EOS feature licenses, including LIC-FIX-2. This compatibility ensures that the fan module can leverage Arista's extensive software capabilities to deliver advanced networking features, such as VXLAN and VM Tracer for network virtualization, OpenFlow, DirectFlow, and eAPI for programmable networking, and a robust set of routing and switching capabilities including 288K MAC entries, 360K IPv4 Routes, and 168K IPv4 Host Routes. Additional highlights of the FAN-7000H-R include: - Data center optimized airflow for efficient cooling. - Tool-less rails for straightforward installation. - Color-coded PSUs and fans for easy identification and maintenance. The integration of live software patching, self-healing software with Stateful Fault Repair (SFR), and Smart System Upgrade (SSU) further underscores the fan module's role in maintaining network resilience, ensuring that the system remains operational and secure with minimal downtime. In summary, the Arista FAN-7000H-R fan module is an essential component for maintaining optimal thermal conditions within Arista 7050X3, 7060X, 7160, and 7280R Series 1RU switches. Its design prioritizes reliability, efficiency, and ease of maintenance, making it an ideal choice for data centers seeking to enhance their network infrastructure's cooling capabilities without compromising on performance or uptime.


Item NumberFAN-7000H-R
CompatibilityArista 7050X3, 7060X, 7160, 7280R Series 1RU switches (airflow direction: rear-to-front)
Number of Fans4 (with N+1 redundancy)
Airflow DirectionReversible
Power Consumption (Typical/Maximum)192W / 362W
Dimensions (Width x Height x Depth)19 x 1.75 x 16 inches (48.3 x 4.4 x 40.64 cm)
Mass20 pounds (9.1 kg)
Fan ModuleFAN-7000H-F/R
Power Supply UnitsPWR-500-AC-F/R, PWR-500-DC-F/R
EOS License RequirementsLIC-FIX-2
EOS Version Minimum4.20.5
Power Supply EfficiencyAbove 94%
Power Redundancy1+1, hot-swappable
Fan RedundancyN+1, hot-swappable
Airflow DesignOptimized for data centers
InstallationTool-free rails
Networking FeaturesVXLAN, VM Tracer
Supported ProtocolsOpenFlow, DirectFlow, eAPI
MAC Address Capacity288K entries
IPv4 Routing Capacity360K routes
IPv4 Host Routes168K entries
Component Color CodingPower supplies and fans
Software MaintenanceLive updates, SFR (Stateful Fault Repair), SSU (Smart System Upgrade)

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