Manual Chapter : Platform Specifications

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Platform Specifications

General specifications for system features

This table lists general specifications for system features for BIG-IP
rSeries
platforms.
Item
Specification
Transceiver modules hot swap
Support for hot swap of optical transceiver modules
Fan tray hot swap
Support for hot swap of the fan tray
Applies only to r10000 Series platforms.
power supply unit hot swap
Support for hot swap of the power supply units (PSUs) in dual supply systems
Jumbo frames
Support for maximum Ethernet frame size of 9216 bytes and MTU of 9128 bytes

Hardware specifications - r5000 Series

This table lists hardware specifications for r5000 Series platforms.
Item
Specification
Dimensions
H: 1.72 inches (4.37 cm) x W: 17.4 inches (44.20 cm) x D: 30.6 inches (77.72 cm) (per unit) 1U industry standard rack-mount chassis
Weight
36.0 pounds (16.33 kg) with two power supply units (PSUs) (per unit)
  • Quick install rail kit adds 4.5 pounds (2.04 kg).
  • Optional mid-mount rack brackets add 2.5 pounds (1.13 kg).
Processor
1 x 16-Core Intel® Xeon® processor (total 32 hyperthreaded logical processing cores)
Communication interfaces
8 x 25GbE SFP28 ports
2 x 100GbE QSFP28 ports
1 x 1GbE management port
1 x RJ45 console port
1 x USB 3.0 interface
Storage drive capacity
1 x 960 GB M.2 solid-state drive (SSD)
Memory
128 GB
AC power supply unit
1 x 650 W 100-240 VAC(+/- 10%) AUTO Switching Platinum
1 x universal power cords
DC power supply unit
2 x 650W DC
Operating range: 44-72 VDC
Minimum start up voltage: 44 VDC
power supply unit will not start below 44 VDC.
High Voltage DC (HVDC) power supply unit
2 x 650W DC
Operating range: 180-400 VDC
Minimum start up voltage: 170 VDC
power supply unit will not start below 170 VDC.
Specifications are subject to change without notification.

Hardware specifications - r10000 Series

This table lists hardware specifications for r10000 Series platforms.
Item
Specification
Dimensions
H: 1.72 inches (4.37 cm) x W: 17.4 inches (44.20 cm) x D: 30.6 inches (77.72 cm) (per unit) 1U industry standard rack-mount chassis
Weight
36.0 pounds (16.33 kg) with two power supply units (PSUs) (per unit)
  • Quick install rail kit adds 4.5 pounds (2.04 kg).
  • Optional mid-mount rack brackets add 2.5 pounds (1.13 kg).
Processor
1 x 24-Core Intel® Xeon® processor (total 48 hyperthreaded logical processing cores)
Communication interfaces
16 x 25GbE SFP28 ports
4 x 100GbE QSFP28 ports
1 x 1GbE management port
1 x RJ45 console port
1 x USB 3.0 interface
Storage drive capacity
2 x 1 TB U.2 solid-state drives (SSDs)
Memory
256 GB
AC power supply unit
2 x 1200 W 100-240 VAC(+/- 10%) AUTO Switching Platinum
2 x universal power cords
DC power supply unit
2 x 1200W DC
Operating range: 44-72 VDC
Minimum start up voltage: 44 VDC
power supply unit will not start below 44 VDC.
High Voltage DC (HVDC) power supply unit
2 x 1200W DC
Operating range: 180-400 VDC
Minimum start up voltage: 170 VDC
power supply unit will not start below 170 VDC.
Specifications are subject to change without notification.

Power specifications - r5000 Series

This table lists power specifications for r5000 Series platforms.
Item
Single power supply
Dual power supply
Idle power draw (AC power)
110VAC input: 360W
230VAC input: 350W
110VAC input: 365W
230VAC input: 355W
Idle power draw (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 355W
240HVDC input: 350W
44VDC input: 365W
240HVDC input: 360W
Typical power draw (AC power; 50% load; temp 25°C)
110VAC input: 425W
230VAC input: 415W
110VAC input: 425W
230VAC input: 420W
Typical power draw (DC
/HVDC
power; 50% load; temp 25°C)
44VDC input: 425W
240VDC input: 415W
44VDC input: 430W
240VDC input: 425W
Maximum power draw (AC power)
110VAC input: 485W
230VAC input: 475W
110VAC input: 485W
230VAC input: 480W
Maximum power draw (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 490W
240HVDC input: 475W
44VDC input: 495W
240HVDC input: 485W
Typical heat generated (AC power)
110VAC input: 1455 BTU/hour
230VAC input: 1420 BTU/hour
110VAC input: 1455 BTU/hour
230VAC input: 1435 BTU/hour
Typical heat generated (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 1455 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 1420 BTU/hour
44VDC input: 1470 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 1455 BTU/hour
Maximum heat generated (AC power)
230VAC input: 1625 BTU/hour
230VAC input: 1640 BTU/hour
Maximum heat generated (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 1675 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 1625 BTU/hour
44VDC input: 1690 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 1655 BTU/hour
Specifications are subject to change without notification.

Power specifications - r10000 Series

This table lists power specifications for r10000 Series platforms.
Item
Single power supply
Dual power supply
Idle power draw (AC power)
110VAC input: 555W
230VAC input: 545W
110VAC input: 555W
230VAC input: 550W
Idle power draw (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 555W
240HVDC input: 575W
44VDC input: 570W
240HVDC input: 560W
Typical power draw (AC power; 50% load; temp 25°C)
110VAC input: 680W
230VAC input: 665W
110VAC input: 680W
230VAC input: 670W
Typical power draw (DC
/HVDC
power; 50% load; temp 25°C)
44VDC input: 685W
240VDC input: 700W
44VDC input: 690W
240VDC input: 690W
Maximum power draw (AC power)
110VAC input: 805W
230VAC input: 785W
110VAC input: 800W
230VAC input: 790W
Maximum power draw (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 815W
240HVDC input: 820W
44VDC input: 805W
240HVDC input: 820W
Typical heat generated (AC power)
110VAC input: 2325 BTU/hour
230VAC input: 2270 BTU/hour
110VAC input: 2325 BTU/hour
230VAC input: 2290 BTU/hour
Typical heat generated (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 2340 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 2390 BTU/hour
44VDC input: 2355 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 2355 BTU/hour
Maximum heat generated (AC power)
230VAC input: 2680 BTU/hour
230VAC input: 2700 BTU/hour
Maximum heat generated (DC
/HVDC
power)
44VDC input: 2340 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 2800 BTU/hour
44VDC input: 2355 BTU/hour
240HVDC input: 2800 BTU/hour
Specifications are subject to change without notification.

Environmental operating specifications

This table lists platform environmental operating specifications.
NEBS platforms meet NEBS environmental requirements per GR-63-CORE, with exceptions noted under
Guidelines for NEBS platforms
.
Item
Specification
Operational temperature
32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Operational relative humidity
5% to 85% (40°C) non-condensing
Up to 93% (40°C) non-condensing for a maximum of 96 hours
Non-operational temperature
-40 to 158°F (-40 to 70°C)
Non-operational relative humidity
5% to 93% (40°C) non-condensing

Acoustic and altitude specifications

This table lists acoustic levels and operational altitude specifications for
F5
rSeries
platforms.
Specification type
Detail
Value
Notes
Acoustic
Sound power
79.87 dBA
A-weighted Sound Power at 27°C full system load. Declared A weighted 82.87
Altitude
Operational
6,000 Feet
Per Telcordia GR-63-CORE, section 4.1.3: This unit is functional when installed at elevations between 60m (197 feet) below sea level and 1800m (6000 feet) above sea level at the aisle ambient temperatures of 40°C.
NEBS-certified platforms conform to NEBS specifications above 6000 feet.
Non-operational
40,000 Feet