Unity EdgeConnect SD-WAN Family

Unity EdgeConnect™ Hardware Platforms

EdgeConnect US EdgeConnect XS EdgeConnect S EdgeConnect M EdgeConnect L EdgeConnect XL

Part Identifier

EC-US

EC-XS

EC-S

EC-M

EC-L

EC-XL

Typical Deployment

Small Branch/ Home Office

Small Branch

Large Branch

Head Office Small Hub

Data Center Large Hub

Data Center Large Hub

Typical WAN Bandwidth

1-100 Mbps

2 - 200 Mbps

10 - 1000

Mbps

50 - 2000

Mbps

1 - 5 Gbps

2 - 10 Gbps

Simultaneous Connections

256,000

256,000

256,000

2,000,000

2,000,000

2,000,000

Recommend Boost up to

25 Mbps

50 Mbps

200 Mbps

500 Mbps

1 Gbps

5 Gbps

Redundancy

/ FRUs

No

No

No

Power and SSD

Power and SSD

Power and SSD

Datapath Interfaces

3 x RJ45

10/100/1000

4 x RJ45

10/100/1000

6xRJ45 EC-S-SR/EC-S- LR - Dual 1/10 Gbps short- reach (SR) or long-reach (LR) fiber optical module (Optional)

EC-M-B: 4xRJ45 plus 2 x 1/10 Gbps fiber; Fail-to-Glass (Bypass)


EC-M-P: 4 x RJ45 plus 2xSFP+ (Pluggable)

EC-L-B/EC-L-B- NM*: 4 x RJ45 plus 2 x 1/10 Gbps fiber; Fail-to-Glass (Bypass)


EC-L-P/EC-L-P- NM*: 4 x RJ45 plus 2 x SFP+ (Pluggable)

EC-XL-B/EC-XL- B-NM*: 4x1/10 Gbps fiber; Fail-to-Glass (Bypass)


EC-XL-P/EC-XL- P-NM*: 4xSFP+ (Pluggable)

*Models with suffix "-NM" are recommended for applications employing the Unity Boost™ WAN Optimization performance pack

Platform Specification Sheets

Unity EdgeConnect Technical Support

Term

Support is included as part of the EdgeConnect subscription license

Web-based Support Portal

Unlimited access 24 / 7 / 365 includes software downloads, technical documentation, and online knowledge base

Software Updates

Major and minor features releases; maintenance releases

Technical Support

24 / 7 / 365 Phone / E-mail / Web

Response Time

2 Hours

HW Warranty and Maintenance

Refer to the EdgeConnect Warranty and Maintenance Policies Data Sheet for further information

Flexible Deployment Models

  • UnityEdgeConnect™ Virtual (EC-V) – Download and install EdgeConnect from anywhere in the world. The software runs on all common hyper- visors, including VMware ESXi, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer, and KVM. Silver Peak customers who have an IaaS presence in AWS, Microsoft Az- ure, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure or Google Cloud Platform can deploy EdgeConnect within their hosted cloud environment.
  • EdgeConnectPhysical (EC) – Forenterprisesthat are not virtualized in the branch, choose one of six EdgeConnect hardware appliance models for plug- and-play deployment.

Unity EdgeConnect Subscription Licensing

Silver Peak Unity EdgeConnect licenses are sold as a subscription, in either single or multi-year increments (1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 7 years) at multiple bandwidth tiers.

EdgeConnect includes Unity Orchestrator™ that can be installed either on premise or in a customer’s virtual private cloud. An optional cloud-hosted Orchestrator license provides a highly reliable alternative deploy- ment model supporting all Orchestrator features withoutthecomplexityofmanagingonpremisevirtual compute and storage resources. Unity Boost™ WAN Optimization is an optional WAN Optimization perfor- mance pack that may be ordered and deployed flexibly to sites that require application acceleration. Boost is offered in 100Mbps or 10G blocks.

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