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by Juniper
Product Line: Juniper Networks MX
Product Type: Router
Original price $0.00 - Original price $12,051.00
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Product Description

The MX240-PREMIUM2-AC-HIGH is a Juniper network chassis featuring a 4 Slot Premium 2 Chassis with Midplane and Redundant Routing Engine, designed for high availability and performance with SCBEs and Highline AC Power. It supports up to 1.92 Tbps system throughput, with configuration options for up to 80 1GbE, 80 10GbE, 24 40GbE, and 8 100GbE interfaces, including 16 10GbE DWDM and 4 100GbE DWDM channels. The unit requires 5 rack units for installation, supports 9 systems per rack, and operates within a temperature range of 32°-104°F, with a typical power draw of 1860 W.

Key Feature for the MX240-PREMIUM2-AC-HIGH

  • What is the system throughput of the 4 Slot Premium 2 Chassis?
    The system throughput is 1.92 Tbps.
  • How many Rack units does it occupy?
    The chassis occupies 5 Rack units.
  • Can you detail the power specifications for this chassis?
    Power input ranges from 100 to 240 V AC with a typical power draw of 1860 W.
  • What are the maximum Ethernet capacities available on this system?
    It supports up to 80 1GbE, 80 10GbE, 24 40GbE, and 8 100GbE connections.
  • What is the weight of the chassis when fully loaded?
    When fully loaded, the chassis weighs 130 lb/59 kg.
  • What type of cooling mechanism is implemented in the chassis?
    The chassis utilizes a side to side air flow cooling mechanism.
  • How many Systems can be mounted per rack?
    Up to 9 Systems can be mounted per rack.
  • What are the dimensions of the chassis?
    Dimensions are 17.45 x 8.71 x 24.5 inches (44.3 x 22.1 x 62.2 cm).
  • What is the operating humidity range for this chassis?
    The operating humidity range is 5% to 90%.
  • What altitude can the chassis operate at without affecting its performance?
    It can operate at altitudes up to 10,000 ft (3048 m) without performance degradation.

Product Review

The Juniper MX240-PREMIUM2-AC-HIGH offers a high system throughput of 1.92 Tbps, supported by its 4-slot chassis with midplane and two slots for MPCs, enabling significant scalability and capacity for growth. However, its maximum capacity for 100GbE is limited to 8 ports, which may restrict options for networks requiring higher densities of 100GbE connections. Additionally, the unit's power draw of 1860 W and side-to-side airflow requirement necessitate careful consideration for power efficiency and cooling strategies in data center deployments.


The Juniper MX240-PREMIUM2-AC-HIGH is designed for high-performance, high-density networking applications. This model features a 4-slot Premium 2 chassis with a midplane, ensuring efficient data flow and connectivity. The device is equipped with redundant routing engines and Switch Control Board with Enhanced (SCBEs), alongside Highline AC power supplies, making it a reliable solution for critical network infrastructure. This networking hardware is engineered to occupy 5 rack units, with the capability to fit up to 9 systems per rack, optimizing space in data centers. With 2 Modular Port Concentrator (MPC) slots available, it provides a per slot capacity of 480 Gbps, leading to a total system throughput of 1.92 Terabits per second (Tbps). This capacity ensures that high-volume data traffic can be managed effectively, supporting various applications and services. In terms of connectivity, the Juniper MX240-PREMIUM2-AC-HIGH offers a wide range of options, including: - Maximum 1GbE ports: 80 - Maximum 10GbE ports: 80 - Maximum 40GbE ports: 24 - Maximum 100GbE ports: 8 Additionally, it supports 10GbE and 100GbE DWDM interfaces, with capacities of 16 and 4 respectively, enabling long-distance, high-capacity links. The overall system capacity matches its throughput at 1.92 Tbps, indicating its ability to handle extensive data without compromising on speed or reliability. This model offers flexible mounting options, including front or center, to accommodate different rack configurations. Its dimensions are 17.45 x 8.71 x 24.5 inches (44.3 x 22.1 x 62.2 cm), and it weighs approximately 130 lbs (59 kg) when fully loaded, and 52 lbs (23.6 kg) unloaded. For power requirements, it operates on an AC power input ranging from 100 to 240 V AC, with a typical power draw of 1860 W. The device is designed for side-to-side air flow, ensuring efficient cooling even under heavy load. It can operate in temperatures ranging from 32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C) and can withstand humidity levels of 5% to 90%, non-condensing. Additionally, it is capable of operating at altitudes up to 10,000 feet (3048 meters), offering flexibility for deployment in various environmental conditions. In summary, the Juniper MX240-PREMIUM2-AC-HIGH is a powerful and efficient networking solution, designed to meet the demands of modern data centers. With its high throughput, extensive connectivity options, and reliable performance, it is an ideal choice for organizations looking to enhance their network infrastructure.


Part Number and Manufacturer Juniper MX240-PREMIUM2-AC-HIGH
Chassis Description Premium 2, 4-Slot Chassis with Integrated Midplane
Routing Engine Dual Redundant Engines
Power Configuration SCBEs with AC Power Entry (Highline)
Unit Height in Rack 5U
Max Units in a Single Rack 9
MPC Capacity 2 Slots, 480 Gbps Each
Total System Throughput 1.92 Terabits per Second
1GbE Interfaces Maximum 80
10GbE Interfaces Maximum 80
40GbE Interfaces Maximum 24
100GbE Interfaces Maximum 8
10GbE DWDM Interfaces 16
100GbE DWDM Interfaces 4
Overall System Capacity 1.92 Tbps
Mounting Options Front or Center Rack Mounting
Physical Dimensions (W x H x D) 17.45 x 8.71 x 24.5 inches (44.3 x 22.1 x 62.2 cm)
Operational Weight (Full) 130 pounds (59 kg)
Weight (Without Components) 52 pounds (23.6 kg)
AC Power Requirements 100 to 240 Volts AC
Average Power Consumption 1860 Watts
Cooling Mechanism Lateral Airflow
Operational Temperature Range 32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)
Humidity Tolerance 5% to 90% Non-condensing
Maximum Operating Altitude 10,000 feet (3048 meters)

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