NetEngine AR8000Series Enterprise Routers

The industry’s first enterprise-class Access Routers (ARs) designed for a Software-Defined Wide-Area Network (SD-WAN) solution, the NetEngine AR8000 series uses a multi-core processor and non-blocking switching architecture, providing a forwarding performance that’s three times the industry average.

Well suited to coping with uplink traffic surges and promoting diversified service development, the NetEngine AR8000 series is widely deployed at the egress of large-sized campus networks and at the headquarters of enterprises.


ParameterNetEngine AR8140-12G10XGNetEngine AR8140-T-12G10XG
ProcessorARM64 (16-core)
SD-WAN Service Performance1 (IMIX)20 Gbit/s
SD-WAN Service Performance1 (1400 Bytes)36 Gbit/s
Fixed WAN Ports8 x GE combo, 4 x GE electrical, 10 x 10 GE optical (all WAN ports can be configured as LAN)
SIC Slots4
WSIC Slots (Default/Maximum2)0/2
Auxiliary or Console Port1 x RJ45 console port
USB Port1 x USB 3.0 (compatible with USB 2.0)
Memory16 GB
Flash4 GB
Hot SwappingSupported
The SD-WAN performance model is EVPN + IPsec + QoS, with the performance data being the sum of bidirectional flows.