Arista 722XPM Series Secure Cognitive Campus POE Leaf Switches

Designed for the demands of the interconnected IoT enabled campus, the 722XPM series delivers wirespeed connectivity for all campus user workloads under the management and monitoring of Arista cognitive campus services. The suite of platforms offer a variety of connection options for user desktops, POE appliances and IoT devices. The Arista Cognitive Campus CCS-722 series switches deliver wire speed connectivity with MACsec on all ports.

Arista’s cornerstone EOS® combines cognitive campus network features and state of the art merchant silicon to deliver critical services that automate deployment, configuration, visibility troubleshooting and security. The Arista cognitive campus architecture encompasses spline, leaf and wireless infrastructure platforms, telemetry and analytics, and a single image EOS that supports an expanding feature set and partner ecosystem of solutions.

Arista 722XPM Advantages:

  • Providing options for 10M to 2.5G PoE copper downlink and 25G SFP28 and 10G SFP
  • Industry standard 802.1Q, VRFs and VXLAN/EVPN segmentation
  • Cognitive real time Flow Trackers for CloudVision, IPFIX and sFlow
  • Integrated MACsec encryption on all ports
  • Cognitive, cloud grade reliability, in service maintenance and upgrades
  • EOS programmability and cognitive management plane monitoring APIs

Arista EOS delivers cloud grade QoS, security, and reliability that are required for campus networks.

The cognitive management plane, native in EOS, provides real time telemetry to capture key performance metrics of infrastructure, device, application and user data for SLA monitoring and troubleshooting.

Support various user, IoT and uplink connections:

  • 10-100M, 1G and 2.5 mGig with up to 60W 802.3bt
  • SFP+ and SFP28 modules supporting 1, 10, 25G
  • Wire speed architecture with up to 640Gbps of throughput
  • Compact, 1RU rack mountable.

Arista EOS

  • Common OS for all Arista platforms
  • Field proven reliability
  • Fault Isolating, Self healing
  • In service updates
  • Smart System Upgrades
  • Extensive APIs

Campus optimized reliability and efficiency

  • N+1 cooling
  • Dual load sharing 650W and 1050W power supply options
  • Persistent POE on reboot
  • Priority power assignment
  • Less than 134W power for switching (excluding POE)

Cognitive Management Plane

  • Hardware based real time telemetry
  • Flowtracker monitors infrastructure, device, user and application flows
  • CVP, IPFIX and SFlow APIs
  • Inventorying and threat assessment capabilities
  • Application support from third parties

Arista 722XPM Series Technical Specifications

The following table compares the capabilities of the 722XPM series campus switches

Ports 48 RJ45
8 25G SFP
48 RJ45
4 25G, 4 10G SFP
10M-1G UTP (30W)1 N/A 48
100M-2.5G UTP (60W)2 48 N/A
10GSFP 0 4
25G SFP 8 4
POE power budget (single/dual PS) 916W / 1808.5W 968W / 1808.5W
Std Power Supply 1050W 1050W
(2 way)
640Gbps 376Gbps
(2 way)
952 Mpps 559 Mpps
Latency 1.2 microseconds
CPU Dual Core-x86
System Memory 4GB
System Flash 8GB
Packet Buffer 8MB 4MB
USB Port 1
Console Port 1
100M/1G Management Port 1
Airflow Front-Rear
(Port Side - Power)

1 802.3af/t

2 802.3bt


All Platforms* Mode 0
MAC Adresses 64K
IPv4 Host Routes 32K
IPv6 Host Routes 16K
IPv4 Routes 16K
IPv6 Routes 6K
IGMP Groups Up to 4K
IPv4 Multicast Groups 8K
ACL Entries (Ingress/Egress) 12K / 1K