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Ciena’s 5130 Router is purpose-built for 5G networks that converge 4G/5G fronthaul, midhaul, and backhaul (xHaul) networks onto a common, simpler infrastructure. With dense 1/10/25GbE to 100GbE aggregation and support for both hard network slicing (FlexEthernet) and soft network slicing (Segment Routing), the 5130 is the ideal platform to simplify and de-risk the unique 4G to 5G journeys of mobile and wholesale operators.


No. 1

Temperature-hardened (-40°C to +65°C) with 9.9”/252mm depth for temperature-challenged or space-constrained locations

No. 2

12 x 1/10/25GbE and 2 x 100 GbE fixed ports

No. 3

L1/L2/L3 low-latency switching

No. 4

Service isolation using FlexEthernet (FlexE)

No. 5

Carrier Ethernet, IP routing, SR-MPLS, and SRv6

No. 6

Hardware-assisted packet OAM scaled to deliver up to 25GbE services with guaranteed SLA differentiation

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  • + Interfaces
    • 12 x 1GbE/10GbE/25GbE SFP28 ports
    • 2 x 100GbE QSFP28 Ports
    • OIF FlexEthernet (Flex) Implementation
    • Agreement v1.1 and v2.0
  • + Other
    • 1 x USB-C Off-switch memory
    • 1 x USB-C Console
    • 1 x RJ45 Time-of-Day (ToD)
    • 1 x SMB Phase input (1 pps in/out)
    • 1 x SMB GNSS antenna
    • 1 x RJ45 Management (MGMT)
  • + Ethernet
    • IEEE 802.1ad Provider Bridging (Q-in-Q) VLAN full S-VLAN range
    • IEEE 802.1D MAC Bridges
    • IEEE 802.1p Class of Service (CoS) prioritization
    • IEEE 802.1Q VLANs
    • IEEE 802.3 Ethernet
    • IEEE 802.3ab 1000Base-T via copper SFP
    • IEEE 802.3ad Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP)
    • IEEE 802.3ba-2010 100Gb/s
    • IEEE 802.3by-2016 25Gb/s
    • IEEE 802.3z Gigabit Ethernet
    • Layer 2 Control Frame Tunneling
    • Link Aggregation (LAG): Active/Active; Active/Standby
    • Jumbo frames to 9216 bytes
    • VLAN tunneling (Q-in-Q) for Transparent LAN Services (TLS)
  • + Carrier Ethernet OAM
    • EVC Ping (IPv4)
    • IEEE 802.1ab Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP)
    • IEEE 802.1ag Connectivity Fault Management (CFM)
    • IEEE 802.3ah EFM Link-fault OAM
    • ITU-T Y.1731 Performance Monitoring
  • + Synchronization
    • External Timing Interfaces
      • ITU-T G.703 Frequency in or out (2.048MHz, and 10MHz)
      • ITU-T G.703 1pps and ToD in or out
    • Integrated GNSS receiver
    • ITU-T G.8262/G.8264 EED option1 and option2
    • ITU-T G.8275.1 full timing support T-GM, T-BC and T-TSC
    • G.8275.2 clock, Class C*
    • Stratum 3E oscillator
  • + Networking Protocols
    • ISO10598 IS-IS intra-domain routing protocol
    • OSPF Segment Routing extension
    • OSPF TI-LFA Topology Independent Fast
    • Reroute using Segment Routing
    • RFC1195 Use of OSI Is-Is for Routing in TCP/IP and Dual Environments
    • RFC1997 BGP Community Attribute
    • RFC2328 OSPF Version 2
    • BGP Prefix Independent Convergence
    • EVPN FXC draft-ietf-bess-evpn-vpws-fxc-03.txt
    • RFC2698 A Two Rate Three Color Marker
    • RFC2865 Remote Authentication Dial in User Service (RADIUS)
    • RFC3031 Multiprotocol Label Switching Architecture
    • RFC3032 MPLS label stack encoding
    • RFC3107 Support BGP carry Label for MPLS
    • RFC4271 A Border Gateway Protocol 4 (BGP-4)
    • RFC4360 BGP Extended Communities Attribute
    • RFC4364 BGP/MPLS IP Virtual Private Networks (VPNs)
    • RFC4456 BGP Route Reflection: An Alternative to Full Mesh Internal BGP (IBGP)
    • RFC4632 Classless Inter-domain Routing (CIDR): The Internet Address Assignment and Aggregation Plan
    • RFC4760 Multiprotocol Extensions for BGP-4
    • RFC4762 Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS)
    • Using Label Distribution Protocol (LDP)
    • Signaling (HVPLS)
    • RFC5004 Avoid BGP Best Path Transitions from One External to Another
    • RFC5036 LDP Specification
    • RFC5037 Experience with the LDP protocol
    • RFC5301 Dynamic Hostname Exchange Mechanism for IS-IS
    • RFC5302 Domain-Wide Prefix Distribution with Two-Level IS-IS
    • RFC5303 Three-Way Handshake for IS-IS Point-to-Point Adjacencies
    • RFC5309 Point-to-Point Operation over LAN in Link State Routing Protocols
    • RFC5396 Textual Representation of Autonomous System (AS) Numbers
    • RFC5398 Autonomous System (AS) Number Reservation for Documentation Use
    • RFC5492 Capabilities Advertise with BGP-4
    • RFC5561 LDP Capabilities
    • RFC5668 4-Octet AS Specific BGP Extended Community
    • RFC6241 Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF)
    • RFC6310 Pseudowire (PW) Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) Message Mapping
    • RFC6793 BGP Support for Four-Octet Autonomous System (AS) Number Space
    • RFC7737 Label Switched Route (LSP) Ping and Traceroute Reply Mode Simplification
    • RFC7911 Advertisement of Multiple Paths in BGP
    • RFC8214 Virtual Private Wire Service Support in Ethernet VPN
    • SR-MPLS TI-LFA Topology Independent Fast Reroute using Segment Routing draftietfrtgwg-segment-routing-ti-lfa-03
    • SRv6 Micro Segments draft-filsfils-spring-netpgm-extension-srv5-usid-04
  • + Network Management
    • Alarm Management and Monitoring Configuration
    • Event and Alarm Notification/Generation Comprehensive Management
      • Via CLI Management
      • Via Netconf/YANG Models
    • gRPC-based Streaming telemetry
    • IPv4 and IPv6 Management Support
    • IPv4 Management ACL (in-band)
    • IPv6 Management ACL (in-band)
    • RFC 2131 DHCP Client
    • RFC 3046 DHCP Relay
    • RFC 5905 NTP Client
    • Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP)
    • Secure Shell (SSHv2)
    • RFC 8572 Secure Zero-Touch Provisioning (SZTP)
    • Software upgrade via FTP, SFTP
    • Syslog Accounting
    • TACACS + AAA
    • Web GUI
  • + Physical Characteristics
    • Dimensions
      • 17.5" (W) x 9.9" (D) x 1.75" (H)
      • 444mm (W) x 252mm (D) x 44mm (H)
    • Weight
      • AC variant: 13.2 lbs; 6.2 kg
      • DC variant: 13.2 lbs; 6 kg
    • Power Requirements
      • DC input: -48 Vdc (nominal)
      • AC input: 100Vac, 240 Vac (nominal)
  • + Standards Compliance
    • Emissions
      • CISPR 22 Class A
      • CISPR 32 Class A
      • EN 300 386
      • EN 55032
      • FCC Part 15 Class A GR-1089 Issue 6
      • Industry Canada ICES-003 Class A VCCI Class A
      • VCCI Class A
    • Environmental
      • RoHS2 Directive (2011/65/EU)
      • WEEE 2002/96/EC
    • Operating Temperature
      • -40°F to +149°F (-40°C to +65°C)
    • Storage Temperature
      • -40°F to +158°F (-40°C to +70°C)
    • Humidity
      • Non-condensing 5% to 90%
      • Immunity (EMC)
      • GR-1089 Issue 6
      • CISPR 24
    • Power
      • ETSI EN 300 132-2
      • ETSI EN 300 132-3
    • Safety
      • ANSI/UL 60950-1 2nd edition 2007
      • CAN/CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1-07
      • EN 60950-1
      • IEC 60825-1 2nd edition (2007)
      • IEC 60825-2 3rd edition (2004)
  • + Power Consumption
    • 135W typical
    • 175W max
  • + Service Security
    • Broadcast Containment Egress Port Restriction
    • Hardware-based DOS Attack Prevention Layer 2, 3, 4 Protocol Filtering
    • User Access Rights Local user authorization

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