x550 Series

10 Gigabit Layer 3 Stackable Managed Switches

The Allied Telesis x550 Series of stackable 10 Gigabit Layer 3 switches feature advanced resiliency and capacity coupled with effortless management, to meet the needs of even the most demanding network core and distribution applications.

Overview

  • Flexible deployment with a choice of 16 x 1G/10G copper ports or 16 x 1G/10G SFP+ slots
  • Expand network reach while keeping simple operation in distributed environments with long-distance stacking
  • Reduce costs and automate network and device management with Autonomous Management Framework™ Plus (AMF Plus)
  • Manage wireless access points with the Autonomous Wave Control (AWC) Lite wireless controller, which automatically optimizes wireless connectivity and throughput
  • Support high-speed wireless, and network upgrades over legacy cabling, with 2.5G and 5G connectivity

Key Features

  • AlliedWare Plus™ Enterprise-class operating system
  • Ethernet Protection Switched Ring (EPSRing™) supports resilient high-speed ring-based networks
  • SDN-ready with industry-certified OpenFlow v1.3
  • Power over Ethernet up to 30W per port (PoE+) for connecting and powering endpoints
  • sFlow enables network performance monitoring and optimization
  • FIPS 140-2 certified

Certifications and Compliance

FIPS 140-2

Created by the U.S. government, FIPS 140-2 is a security standard used to validate the strength and integrity of cryptographic software modules.

IPv6 Ready

Run by the IPv6 Forum, IPv6 Ready certification demonstrates conformance to IPv6 standards and validates interoperability of IPv6 products.

JITC

JITC is a test and evaluation organization that certifies IT equipment for use on secure US Government and Department of Defense networks (aka DoDIN APL).

OpenFlow Conformance

OpenFlow Conformance is the highest assurance from the Open Networking Foundation that validates products conform to the OpenFlow specification.

Specifications

Product 1G/10G (RJ-45) Copper Ports 1G/2.5G/5G/10G (RJ-45) Copper Ports 1G/10G SFP+ Ports 40G QSFP Ports Max PoE Enabled Ports Switching Fabric Forwarding Rate
x550-18XTQ 16 - - 2 - 480Gbps 357.1Mpps
x550-18XSQ - - 16 2 - 480Gbps 357.1Mpps
x550-18XSPQm - 8 8 2 8 480Gbps 357.1Mpps

Physical

Product Width Depth Height Weight
x550-18XTQ 210 mm (8.3 in) 346 mm (13.6 in) 44 mm (1.7 in) 3.1 kg (6.85 lb)
x550-18XSQ 210 mm (8.3 in) 346 mm (13.6 in) 44 mm (1.7 in) 3.2 kg (7.00 lb)
x550-18XSPQm 440 mm (17.3 in) 260 mm (10.2in) 44 mm (1.7 in) 4.2 kg (9.15 lb)

Power and Noise Characteristics

Product No PoE Load Max Power Consumption No PoE Load Max Heat Dissipation No PoE Load Noise Full PoE+ Load Max Power Consumption Full PoE+ Load Max Heat Dissipation Full PoE+ Load Noise Max PoE Power Max PoE+ ports at 30W Per Port
x550-18XTQ 128W 436 BTU/h 50 dBA - - - - -
x550-18XSQ 111W 378 BTU/h 46 dBA - - - - -
x550-18XSPQm 99W 338 BTU/h 47 dBA 391W 1334 BTU/h 47 dBA 240W 8
Model availability can vary between regions. Please check our website to see which models are available in your region. Note: switches ship with 19-inch rack mount brackets

AT-x550-18XTQ-xx

16-port 1G/10G BaseT stackable switch with 2 QSFP ports, and a single fixed power supply

AT-x550-18XSQ-xx

16-port 1G/10G SFP+ stackable switch with 2 QSFP ports, and a single fixed power supply

AT-x550-18XSPQm-xx

8-port 1G/2.5G/5G/10G BaseT PoE+ and 8-port 1G/10G SFP+ stackable switch with 2 QSFP ports, and a single fixed power supply

AT-RKMT-J15

Rack mount kit to install two XTQ and/or XSQ devices side by side in a 19-inch equipment rack

AT-STND-J03

Stand-kit for AT-x550-18XTQ and AT-x550-18XSQ
Where xx =
10 for US power cord
20 for no power cord
30 for UK power cord
40 for Australian power cord
50 for European power cord

Feature Licenses

Name Description Includes Stack Licensing
AT-FL-x550-01 x550 Premium license BGP4 (256 routes) RIP (256 routes) OSPF (256 routes) PIMv4-SM, DM and SSM EPSR master VLAN double tagging (Q-in-Q) RIPng (256 routes) OSPFv3 (256 routes) MLDv1 and v2 PIM-SMv6/SSMv6 UDLD PTP Transparent mode One license per stack member
AT-SW-APM10-1YR(1),(2) Cumulative AMF Plus Master license AMF Plus Master license for up to 10 nodes for 1 year One license per stack
AT-SW-APM10-5YR(1),(2) Cumulative AMF Plus Master license AMF Plus Master license for up to 10 nodes for 5 years One license per stack
AT-SW-AWC10-1YR(3) Cumulative AWC license Autonomous Wave Control (AWC) license for up to 10 access points for 1 year One license per stack
AT-SW-AWC10-5YR(3) Cumulative AWC license Autonomous Wave Control (AWC) license for up to 10 access points for 5 years One license per stack
AT-SW-CB10-1YR-2022(4) Cumulative AWC-CB and AWC-SC license AWC Channel Blanket and AWC Smart Connect license for up to 10 access points for 1 year One license per stack
AT-SW-CB10-5YR-2022(4) Cumulative AWC-CB and AWC-SC license AWC Channel Blanket and AWC Smart Connect license for up to 10 access points for 5 years One license per stack
AT-FL-x550-OF13-1YR OpenFlow license OpenFlow v1.3 for 1 year Not supported on a stack
AT-FL-x550-OF13-5YR OpenFlow license OpenFlow v1.3 for 5 years Not supported on a stack
AT-FL-x550-8032 ITU-T G.8032 license G.8032 ring protection Ethernet CFM One license per stack member
AT-FL-x550-CPOE Continuous PoE license Continuous PoE power for XSPQm models One license per stack member
AT-FL-x550-MSEC MACSec license Media Access Control Security One license per stack member

(1) From AW+ version 5.5.2-2 onwards, AMF Plus licenses provide all standard AMF network management and automation features. They also enable the AMF Plus intent-based networking features menu in Vista Manager EX (from version 3.10.1 onwards)

(2) Purchase one license per 10 nodes (up to 40 nodes maximum)

(3) 5 APs can be managed for free. Purchase one license per 10 additional APs (up to 40 APs maximum)

(4) Channel Blanket and Smart Connect are not available as free services. Both an AWC-CB license and an AWC license are required for Channel Blanket and/or Smart Connect to operate. Purchase one AWC-CB license per 10 APs (up to 40 APs maximum). Channel Blanket is supported on TQ6602, TQ5403, and TQ5403e access points. Smart Connect is supported on TQ5403, and TQ5403e access points

Products

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Network Solutions and Products | Transceivers

SP10ER40a/I

10G (LC) single-mode, I-Temp, 40km
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STND-J03

AT-STND-J03 is a dedicated kit for installing Allied Telesis hardware products vertically.
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RKMT-J15

Rackmount kit to install two devices side by side in a 19-inch equipment rack
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VT-Kit3

Management cable (USB to Serial Console)
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SPTXc

10/100/1000T (RJ-45), 100m
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QSFP+ Direct Attach Cables

Suitable for in-rack connections between QSFP+ ports, on all QSFP+-compatible products.
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QSFPLR4

40G LR4 (LC), single-mode, CWDM, 10km
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QSFPSR4

40G SR4, (MPO), multi-mode, 100/150m
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x550-18XTQ

16-port 1G/10G Gigabit Ethernet and 2 x 40G uplink intelligent switch
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x550-18XSQ

16-port 1G/10G SFP+ and two 40G uplink intelligent switch
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x550-18XSPQm

8 x 1G/2.5G/5G/10G PoE+ Ethernet ports, 8 x 1G/10G SFP+ slots, and 2 x 40G uplinks
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SP10TW7

10G Twinax DAC Cable (7m)
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SP10TW3

10G Twinax DAC Cable (3m)
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SP10TW1

SFP+ Twinax direct attach cable, 1m in length.
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Network Solutions and Products | Transceivers

SP10ZR80/I

10G (LC) single-mode, 80km
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SP10SR/I

10G (LC), multi-mode, I-Temp, 300m
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SPBD10

1000LX (LC) single-mode BiDi, 10km
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Network Solutions and Products | Transceivers

SPLX40

1000EX (LC), single-mode, 40km
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Network Solutions and Products | Transceivers

SPLX10/Iᅠ

1000LX (LC) single-mode, I-Temp, 10km
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SPEX

1000SX (LC) Multi-Mode, 2km
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SPSX

1000SX (LC), multi-mode, 220-550m