A Customizable 10/40/100GBE Switch Ideal for Top-of-Rack Deployments

Arctica NX4804x Network Switch

As modern data centers and high-performance computing systems improve performance and efficiency, the number of interactions between devices increases exponentially. To prevent bottlenecks, high-performance networking switches are mission critical. Designed for meeting the requirements of high-performance and scalability for modern data center applications, the Penguin Computing® Arctica® NX4804x switch is equipped with four QSFP28 100GbE uplinks and advanced virtualization functions including VXLAN routing. The Arctica NX4804x switch can be deployed in a top-of-rack role to support any mix of 10 and 40/100GbE host and spine interconnections. In an aggregation layer role, Arctica NX4804x switches are capable of L2 and L3 routing protocols.

Data Sheet  

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Key Features

Arctica NX4804x Network Switch Features

  • Four 100GbE QSFP28 ports provide optimal uplink bandwidth and support any mix of 10 and 40/100GbE host and spine interconnections
  • Low power consumption for easy facility environment planning
  • Easily integrates server administration tools with an x86-based control plane
Technical Specs

Arctica NX4804x Tech Specs

Form Factor
Form Factor1U
Height44 mm
Width438 mm
Depth433 mm
Physical Port
200GbE QSFP-DD Ports0
100GbE QSFP28 Ports4
40GbE QSFP+ Ports0
25GbE SFP28 Ports0
10GbE SFP+ Ports48
10GbE RJ45 Ports0
1GbE RJ45 Ports0
Management Port10/100/1000 Base-T Mgmt Port,
Console PortRJ45 Console Port
USBUSB 2.0 Interface
Switching Capacity880 Gbps
Maximum Power Consumption597.23 W
Typical Power ConsumptionLess than 200W
Packet Buffer12 MB
CPU System
CPUIntel Broadwell 2 Core 2.2 GHZ
Memory4 GB
Storage64 GB
Power System
AC2 x 550W
DC1 x 12V
Fan System
Number of Fans3 + 1
Air Flow"AC: F2B or B2F DC: 12V F2B"
Operating Environment
TemperatureTemperature: 0°C to 45°C
HumidityHumidity: 5% to 90% non-condensing
Warranty3 Year

Arctica NX4804x Configuration

Arctica NX4804x Base System
Switch Chassis
QSFP28 Cables and Transceivers
SFP+ Cabling and Transceivers
SFP+ Cabling and Transceivers
SFP+ Cabling and Transceivers
Mounting Hardware
Mounting hardware for common 2- and 4-post racks.
Power Cord
Power cord options for switches with dual AC inlets or a single DC inlet
Warranty & Service (ARC10G)
Service (ARC10G)
Network OS
Monitoring Software