The ACX500 is a small form factor, hardened fanless router that delivers up to 6 Gbps throughput. It comes with an integrated software-enabled GPS receiver and supports a rich set of security, timing, and synchronization features. Additionally, ACX500 has been certified for indoor and outdoor use for utilities and railways. It is ideal for small cell, LTE-Advanced mobile backhaul deployments, as well as use cases in the industrial environment.
Three compact form factors are available:
ACX500 for indoor deployment
ACX500-O and ACX500-O-PoE for outdoor deployment
The temperature-hardened ACX500 indoor model provides four copper 10/100/1000 Mbps ports and two fiber 1 Gbps ports, while the environmentally hardened ACX500-O and ACX500-O-PoE outdoor models provide three copper ports and three fiber ports. Both the ACX500 and the ACX500-O-PoE support Power over Ethernet Plus (PoE++), with a power budget of 80 watts.
The ACX500 also supports Juniper Networks Junos operating system, extensive Layer 2 and Layer 3 features, IP/MPLS with traffic engineering support, rich network management, fault management, service monitoring, and Operation, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) capabilities. Using the Junos SDK, it is easy to customize the provisioning and integration of third-party apps and tools.