Converged Supercore router delivers unparalleled performance and elegant deployment.

PTX5000 is the first Converged Supercore® router to combine market-leading performance and transport integration with elegant deployment options. It provides the foundation for efficient and optimized core architectures and multilayer convergence in service and content provider networks.

The PTX5000 Packet Transport Router provides high-density 10GbE, 40GbE, and 100GbE interfaces for large networks and network applications, addressing the needs of Internet service providers and high-volume content providers.

Occupying 36 rack units, the PTX5000 can be configured with up to eight FPCs, each capable of connecting two PICs that support a variety of network media types. The PTX Series architecture cleanly separates control operations from packet-forwarding operations, eliminating processing and traffic bottlenecks while enabling the Converged Supercore router to deliver extreme performance for both IP and MPLS.

The PTX5000 offers integrated 100GbE coherent dense wavelength-division multiplexing (DWDM) interfaces with optical transport network (OTN) framing at industry-leading densities. These advanced capabilities lay the foundation for multilayer convergence in the Converged Supercore architecture. The PTX5000 also delivers a full IP feature set, along with high-capacity express MPLS switching and multilayer packet transport manageability.

• Enormous scalability: Up to 3 Tbps per slot, powered by custom Juniper Networks ExpressPlus™ silicon, enables service providers to increase capacity without expanding their network and facilities footprint.
• High availability hardware: PTX5000 delivers service provider reliability for a Converged Supercore architecture that carries all traffic types.
• High availability software: PTX5000 enables upgrades without service disruption.
• Unparalleled packet processing scale: PTX5000 meets the challenge of scaling to higher traffic volumes at reduced cost.

Dimensions (W x H x D)  17.5 x 62.5 x 33.1 in (44.5 x 158.8 x 84.1 cm)
Maximum Weight  1294 lbs (587.0 kg)
Mounting  Front or center rack mount
Power System Rating (Max)  217 A @ -48 VDC
Typical Power Consumption  10.9 kW (Measurement based on 25° C operating temperature)
Operating Temperature  32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)


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