Ciena’s 5140 Service Aggregation Switch is a next-generation Ethernet access system that cost-effectively delivers sophisticated business, transport, and residential services via fiber or copper connections.
Offers the bandwidth and scalability to support thousands of Carrier Ethernet business, residential, and transport applications, including wireless backhaul, on a single, all-GbE system
Features state-of-the-art hardware design, including copper and optical interfaces for all interface ports, a wirespeed 24 Gb/s full duplex switching fabric, enhanced CPU and system memory, redundant fans, high-capacity extended temperature, and integrated DC power in an ETSI cabinet-compliant form factor
Supports operational efficiency and advanced Ethernet features within a modular service-aware operating system, for high-end business and transport services including PBB-TE and Ethernet Virtual Private Line/ LAN/Tree and G.8032
Provides MAC address and VLAN scalability, interworking flexibility between disparate encapsulation formats, and improved security for customer L2VPNs through sophisticated virtual switching software architecture
Helps ensure SLAs with carrier-class, MEF-14 compliant QoS features for broad service stratification and robust bandwidth allocation