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7050X Series

The Arista 7050X Series are a range of 1 and 2RU purpose built 10/40GbE switches with wire speed layer 2/3/4 performance combined with low latency and advanced features for software driven cloud networking, big data, cloud, virtualized and traditional deployments. The 7050X Series provide flexible options for scalable two-tier network designs and incorporate traffic control, monitoring and provisioning features that support ease of use.

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7050X Series


Arista 7050X Series of cloud scale fixed configuration leaf and spine switches.

Switching Throughput

2.56 Terabits/sec

Max Forwarding Rate

1440 Mpps

10G Interfaces

Up to 96

40G Interfaces

Up to 32

Rack Space

1RU and 2RU

10GbE Typical Power

1.2W per port

Hot Swap and Power Fans


Reversible Airflow



High Performance 10/40Gb Ethernet Leaf-Spine

  • Dense 10GbE and 40GbE
  • Latency from 550ns
  • Data Center optimized with reversible airflow
  • Optimized for DC Designs

Flexible 10G and 40G options

  • 288K MAC and 208K IPv4 Host Routes
  • 64 Way Multi-Pathing over L2 and L3
  • Resilient ECMP and LAG Hashing
  • Power efficient for lower total cost of ownership
  • Advanced Traffic Control, Provisioning and Monitoring

LANZ for Microburst Detection

  • VXLAN and EOS Network Tracers
  • Open Extensibility and Programmability
  • Software Driven Cloud Networking
  • Network Address Translation
  • Precision Time Protocol
  • High Availability

Redundant and hot-swap power and cooling

  • Self-healing stateful fault repair (SFR)
  • Data Center optimized with reversible airflow
  • The 7050X Series enables highly scalable two-tier network designs with MLAG, ECMP and VXLAN technologies.

MLAG Spine - All Active Multipath for Layer 2

  • Standards based protocol (LACP)
  • Simplified or eliminates Spanning Tree topology
  • Simple to understand and easy to engineer traffic

ECMP - All Active Multipath for Layer 3

  • Standards based protocol (OSPF, BGP)
  • Eliminates L2 for exceptional scalability and fault tolerance
  • Exceptional scale with consistent performance in 2 tiers
  • VXLAN Layer 2 over Layer 3 - Best of Both Worlds

All active multipath using ECMP (up to 64-way)

  • Single L3 network for all applications
  • L2 extensions for stateful VM - VM over Layer 3
  • Extends L2 with exceptional scalabilty (16M Virtual NWs)
  • Cloudburst over public infrastructure
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