Arctica 4804iq Network Switch Features

  • Broadcom Helix4 Packet Engine
  • 48 x GbE RJ45 host ports
  • 6 x 10 Gigabit SFP+ uplink ports
  • Redundant 2x200W power supplies
  • Airflow configurations for both front and rear facing I/O layouts
  • Hot swappable fans

The Penguin Computing® Arctica® 4804iq is a cost-effective Layer-2 and Layer 3 switch suitable for both enterprise and data center environments. The switch is equipped with a ‘merchant silicon’ platform – The Broadcom® Helix 4 along with 48 10-BaseT/100-BaseTX/1000-BaseT ports and 4 1G/10G SFP+ ports. An open selection of copper cables are available, allowing users to customize the switch’s application.

Penguin Computing offers the following software stacks: Cumulus® Linux® and CanonicalTM Ubuntu® with Broadcom® ICOS (Integrated Clouding Operating System). Cumulus Linux is the industry’s first true Linux network operating system with network-optimized kernel that supports Layer-2 and Layer-3 architectures. Canonical Ubuntu with Broadcom ICOS is a CLI-oriented network OS with the full Layer-2 and Layer-3 feature set of the Broadcom data plane. Arctica switches are available with Cumulus Linux or Broadcom ICOS preloaded, backed by hardware and software support options.

Switch Chassis
SFP+ Cabling and Transceivers
RJ45 Cabling
RJ45 Cabling
RJ45 Cabling
Mounting Hardware
Power Cord
Power cord options for system with dual C14 inlets, 100-250V
Warranty & Service (ARC1G)
Service (ARC1G)
This is design for if multiple services are need. Ex. 24x7 help desk plus normal part service.
Technical Specs
Form Factor
Form Factor1U
Height44 mm
Width434 mm
Depth320 mm
Weight5.6 kg
Physical Port
200GbE QSFP-DD Ports0
100GbE QSFP28 Ports0
40GbE QSFP+ Ports0
25GbE SFP28 Ports0
10GbE SFP+ Ports4
10GbE RJ45 Ports0
1GbE RJ45 Ports48
Management Port10/100/1000 Base-T Mgmt Port,
Console PortRJ45 Console Port
USB USB 2.0 Interface
Switching Capacity88 Gbps
Maximum Power ConsumptionLess than 150W
Packet Buffer4 MB
CPU System
CPUIntel Rangeley 4-core, 1.7 GHz
Memory2 GB
Storage8 GB (SSD)
Power System
AC2 x 200 W
Fan System
Number of Fans2 + 1
Air FlowF2B or B2F
Operating Environment
Temperature0°C to 45°C
Humidity5% to 85% non-condensing
Warranty3 Year