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Ixia Net Tool Optimiser 5204
 
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Ixia Net Tool Optimiser 5204

Small to Medium Enterprise Network Monitoring Switch

Ixia's Net Tool Optimizer™ (NTO) 5204 network monitoring switch provides a cost-effective entry-level solution for copper networks that predominantly require 1Gbps visibility for network monitoring tools. An ideal solution in the lower speed portions of the network such as the access layers, or where a large number of 1Gbps monitoring tools need access to network traffic, the 5204 aggregates, replicates, and filters network traffic using the industry's most advanced, easy to use, drag-and-drop Control Panel.

The Ixia NTO 5204 includes two module slots on the rear of the unit where up to four 10 Gb ports can be added that are available as expansion modules. Expansion modules are available to support CX4, XFP, and SFP+ interfaces.

The Ixia NTO 5204 network monitoring switch uses an intuitive CLI-Free Control Panel that allows complete configuration of the system. Software updates and licensing can be performed quickly and efficiently through the same industry leading GUI.

An available remote power supply offers a redundant power source for high-availability configurations.

Ixia NTO 5204 Overview Video

Performance

 • 10M to 10G Ethernet support
 • Non-blocking architecture
 • Full line rate across all ports with filtering enabled
 • Port reconfiguration with no performance impact

Port flexibility

 • Up to 28 ports available
 • Ports 1-20: Up to 1G copper (RJ45)
 • Ports 21-24: Up to 1G copper (RJ45) or 1G fiber (SFP)
 • Modular Ports 1-4: Up to 10G fiber
 • Ingress/Egress port programmability
 • Software port licensing
 • Flexible Port Interconnections with additional 5200 series product

Management

 • SNMP v1, v2, v3 support
 • TACACS+ support (members and groups)
 • Granular access control features
 • Event logging
 • Syslog
 • IT Automation control
 • IP based management port (RJ45 – 10/100/1000)

Filtering

• Centralized filter templates
• Overlapping Filter Engine
• Filter parameters (Layer 2-4)
• VLAN and Ethertypes
• MAC Source/Destination addresses
• IP protocol and DSCP/TOS
• Source/Destination IP (IPv4)
• UDP, TCP Ports

Size and Weight

• 1U high 19” rack mountable enclosure
• Dimensions: 17.3W x 12L x 1.75H (inches)
• Weight: 12.6lb (5.7 kg)

Power AC

• Input AC Voltage: 90-240 VAC RMS auto-switching
• Frequency: 50-60Hz
• Nominal power requirement: 1.27A @ 110 VAC, 140W
• Maximum power requirement: 2.67A @ 110 VAC, 294W
• Heat/Power Dissipation: nominally 140Watts / 478 BTU/hour

Power DC

• Input DC Voltage: 12 V DC
• Nominal power requirement: 10A @ 12 VDC, 120W
• Maximum power requirement: 21A @ 12 VDC, 250W

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Your Network After a Network Monitoring Switch

Small to Medium Enterprise Network Monitoring Switch



Ixia – Net Tool Optimiser 5204 - Data Sheet
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