Supported Features

Supported Features in EOS

The features listed below are supported in the latest EOS release. Please see the Release Notes for more details on a specific release.

EOS 4.12 Releases: IPv6 routing, OSPFv3, MP-BGP IPv6, ISIS, VRF, eAPI

 

Management and Monitoring features7500/ 7048 Series7500E Series7280 Series7150 Series7010 Series7050 Series7050X Series7250X Series7300X SeriesLicenses
Industry Standard CLI Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
In-band Management Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
SSHv2 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Telnet Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Control-Plane Access Control Lists (CP-ACL) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
TACACS+ Authentication and Authorization (PAP)  Yes Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes   
TACACS+ Accounting Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RADIUS Authentication Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RADIUS Accounting Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RADIUS Authorization Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Management port isolation Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
DNS Client Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
NTP Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
NTPv6 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 1588 PTP boundary clock No No No Yes No No No No No  
IEEE 1588 PTP transparent clock No No No Yes No No No No No  
IEEE 802.1AB LLDP Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Syslog Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
File download via SCP, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP and TFTP Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Login and MOTD banners Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Interface range support Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Show reload cause Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Management to IPv6 addresses on VLAN and Management interfaces Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
VM on EOS Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
VM Tracer Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes V
SSH Host Keys Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Locator LED Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Digital Optical Monitoring (DOM) Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP) Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Z
ACL Counters No Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ACL Logging (Deny) No Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ACL Logging (Permit) No No  No No  Yes No No No No  
IPv6 Access Control Lists (Ingress)  No  Yes  Yes  No  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  
IPv6 Access Control Lists (Egress)  No  Yes  Yes  No  Yes  Yes  Yes Yes Yes   
CLI Scheduler Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Event Manager Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Event Monitor Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Tcpdump sessions Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
LANZ (Latency Analyzer) Yes Yes  Yes Yes  No No No No No Z
LANZ Queue Sampling No No  No Yes  No No No No No  Z
User-configurable Hardware Control Plane Policing Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Management VRF Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Role Based Access Control Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Time-stamping No No  No Yes  No No No No No Z
Mirror to EOS No No  No Yes  No No No No No  
ACL Filters For Mirror Sessions No No  No Yes No  No No No No  
TAP Aggregation No Yes  Yes Yes  No No No No No Z
EOS API (eAPI) Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Z
OpenFlow No No  No No  No Yes Yes No No Z
DirectFlow No No  No No  No Yes Yes No No  
SSU (Smart System Upgrade) No No  No No  No No Yes No No  
Path Tracer No No  No No  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Z
MapReduce Tracer Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Configure Replace No Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  

 

* Will be supported in a future release

Licenses:

V- Virtualization Features
Z- Network Monitoring and Provisioning Features
E- Enhanced Layer 3 Features

SNMP MIBs7500/ 7048 Series7500E Series7280 Series7150 Series7010 Series7050 Series7050X Series7250X Series7300X SeriesLicenses
SNMP v2, SNMP v3 Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 3635 EtherLike-MIB (obsoletes RFCs 1650, 2358, 2665) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 3418 SNMPv2-MIB (obsoletes RFCs 1450, 1907) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 2863 IF-MIB (obsoletes RFCs 1229, 1573, 2233,) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 2864 IF-INVERTED-STACK-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 2096 IP-FORWARD-MIB (obsoletes 1354) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-SW-IP-FORWARD-MIB (IPv4 only) Yes Yes  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes   
RFC 4363 Q-BRIDGE-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 4188 BRIDGE-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-BRIDGE-EXT-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 2013 UDP-MIB (updates RFC 1213) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 2012 TCP-MIB (updates RFC 1213) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 2011 IP-MIB (updates RFC 1213) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
HOST-RESOURCES-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
LLDP-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
LLDP-EXT-DOT1-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
LLDP-EXT-DOT3-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ENTITY-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ENTITY-SENSOR-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ENTITY-STATE-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RMON-MIB (rmonEthernetStatsGroup) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RMON2-MIB (rmon1EthernetEnhancementGroup) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
HC-RMON-MIB(etherStatsHighCapacityGroup) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 3636 MAU-MIB (ifMauDefaultType and ifMauAutoNegStatus are writeable) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-ACL-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-SNMP-TRANSPORTS-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-SMI-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-PRODUCTS-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-QUEUE-MIB No Yes Yes  No Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 4273 BGP4-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 4750 OSPF-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-CONFIG-COPY-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-CONFIG-MAN-MIB Yes Yes  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-REDUNDANCY-MIB + Yes No No No No No No Yes  
MSDP-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
PIM-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IGMP-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IPMROUTE-STD-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
VRRPv2-MIB (RFC 2787) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-QOS_MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-ENTITY-SENSOR-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-­BGP4V2-­MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  

 

SNMP Traps7500/ 7048 Series7500E Series7280 Series7150 Series7010 Series7050 Series7050X Series7250X Series7300X SeriesLicenses
RFC 2863 IF-MIB (linkUP, linkDown) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
LLDP-MIB (lldpRemTablesChange) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RFC 3418 SNMPv2-MIB (coldStart) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
NET-SNMP-AGENT-MIB (nsNotifyRestart) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ENTITY-MIB (entConfigChange) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ENTITY-STATE-MIB (entStateOperEnabled, entStateOperDisabled) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
OSPF-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
BGP4-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
ARISTA-REDUNDANCY-MIB + Yes No  No No  No No No Yes  
ARISTA-CONFIG-MAN-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
SNMPv2-MIB (authenticationFailure) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
VRRPv2-MIB Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  

 

* Will be supported in a future release

+ Supported on 7500 Series, not 7048 switch

Licenses:

V- Virtualization Features
Z- Network Monitoring and Provisioning Features
E- Enhanced Layer 3 Features

Layer 3 Features7500/ 7048 Series7500E Series7280 Series7150 Series7010 Series7050 Series7050X Series7250X Series7300X SeriesLicenses
IPv4 Static Routing Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IPv6 Static Routing Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
SVI Counters No No No  Yes No  Yes No No No  
Routed Interfaces Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
L3 Multipathing / Equal Cost Multi-Path Routing (ECMP) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Interfaces Per ECMP group 16 64 64  32 64  32 64 64 64  
VRRP Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  
OSPFv2 Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
OSPFv3 Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
BGPv4 Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
MP-BGP IPv6 Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
ISIS Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
Layer 3 Access Control Lists Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes  
DHCP Relay Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Static ARP Entries Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Route Maps Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
RIPv2 Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Loopback interfaces Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
NULL interface Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Static, Dynamic, Twice and Cone NAT No No No  Yes No  No No No No E
Rapid Automated Indication of LinkLoss (RAIL) No No No  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Dataplane VRFs No Yes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
BFD Yes Yes  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
L3 ACL based DSCP rewrite No Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes No No  
Unicast Reverse path forwarding (urpf) No  Yes Yes  No Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes   
IP-in-IP ECMP Nexthop group support No  No No  No  No Yes No No  No   
Policy Based Routing (PBR) No  Yes  Yes  No  No  No No No  No   
IP over MLPS Termination No  Yes  Yes  No  No  No  No  No  No   
IP over GRE Termination No  Yes  Yes  No  No  No  No  No  No   
IP over MPLS over GRE Termination No  Yes  Yes  No  No  No  No  No  No   
VXLAN Routing No  No No  Yes  No  No  No  No  No   

 

* Will be supported in a future release

Licenses:

V- Virtualization Features
Z- Network Monitoring and Provisioning Features
E- Enhanced Layer 3 Features

Layer 27500/ 7048 Series7500E Series7280 Series7150 Series7010 Series7050 Series7050X Series7250X Series7300X SeriesLicenses
VLAN based port segmentation Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Tagged native VLAN mode Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1D Bridging Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1Q Trunking Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1 QinQ No Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1w RSTP (Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1s MSTP (Multiple Spanning Tree Protocol) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Rapid Per VLAN Spanning Tree Protocol Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
BPDU Guard Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
BPDU Filtering Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Disable STP on a VLAN to support Routed Ports Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Backup Interface Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Interfaces per link Aggregation Groups  16  64 64  16 32  16 64 64 64  
Link Aggregation Groups (up to 16 ports) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Link Aggregation hash utilizing L2 & L3 packet header fields Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.3ad LACP (Link Aggregation Control Protocol) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Multi-chassis Link Aggregation (MLAG) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IGMP Snooping + MLAG + Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
VARP with MLAG Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Port mirroring Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Port-channel source for port mirroring Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Port-channel and multiple port destinations for mirroring No No No Yes No  No No  No No  
MAC Security Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Layer 2 Access Lists Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1Qaz DCBX (Data Center Bridge Exchange) No No No  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1Qbb PFC (Priority Flow Control) No Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Interface rate counters Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
mac-address-table configuration Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Auto-negotiation with 1000BASE-X Yes Yes Yes  No Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.3x PAUSE frames Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Jumbo Frames up to 9214 bytes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
sFlow Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Storm Control No Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Root guard Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Loop guard Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Bridge Assurance Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Static MAC Multicast No No Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
QoS interface trust Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Egress port shaping Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Egress queue scheduling and shaping Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Private VLANs No No No  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
DSCP Rewrite No No No  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
VLAN Translation No No No  No Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Control Plane Protection (CoPP) Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
VXLAN Bridging No Yes Yes  Yes No No Yes Yes Yes V
VXLAN Bridging + MLAG  No Yes Yes  Yes No  No No  No No V
Explicit Congestion Notification based on Congestion No Yes Yes  No Yes Yes Yes No No  
ACL Policing No No No Yes Yes  Yes Yes No No  
Permit traffic during ACL reprogram Yes Yes Yes No Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Unidirectional links No Yes Yes  No No No No No No  
IEEE 802.1xPNAC (Port Based Network Access Control)  Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IEEE 802.1X Accounting  Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes   

 

+ Supported on 7500 Series, not 7048 switch

* Will be supported in a future release

Licenses:

V- Virtualization Features
Z- Network Monitoring and Provisioning Features
E- Enhanced Layer 3 Features

Multicast Features7500/ 7048 Series7500E Series7280 Series7150 Series7010 Series7050 Series7050X Series7250X Series7300X SeriesLicenses
IGMPv2 Snooping Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IGMPv2 Querier Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IGMPv3 Snooping Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IGMPV3 Querier Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes   Yes Yes Yes Yes  
IGMP Host Proxy Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes   
PIM-SSM Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
PIM-SM/SSM + IGMP Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
PIM-MBR Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
Anycast RP Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
MSDP Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
PIM + MLAG No Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes E
Static Multicast Routes Yes Yes Yes  Yes Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  
Multicast Route Counters No  No No  Yes No No No No No  
IP Multicast Multipath (ECMP) Yes  Yes  Yes  Yes Yes Yes Yes  Yes  Yes   

 

* Will be supported in a future release

Licenses:

V- Virtualization Features
Z- Network Monitoring and Provisioning Features
E- Enhanced Layer 3 Features