ACOS 4.x Platform Support Information

This chapter summarizes platform support information for the ACOS 4.x releases.

The following topics are covered:

     Hardware Platform Support

     Virtual Appliance Support

     Jumbo Frames: Supported Platforms

     Supported Number of Partitions Per Platform

Hardware Platform Support

TABLE 8    lists the supported hardware devices and their respective minimum releases; for example:

     A device with “4.0.1” in the Minimum Release column would not support release 4.0.

     A device with “4.0” in the Minimum Release column would be supported on 4.0 and all later releases, unless other­wise noted.

Unless otherwise specified, all platforms are FGPA-enabled.

TABLE 8       ACOS 4.x Supported Hardware Platforms

A10 Thunder Series Devices

Minimum Release

AX Series Devices

Minimum Release

Thunder 7440(S)

4.1.0

AX 5630

4.0

Thunder 6635(S)

4.0.1

AX 3530 (non-FTA)1

4.0

Thunder 6630(S)

4.0

AX 3200-12

4.0

Thunder 6435(S)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 6430(S)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 5840(S)

4.1.0

 

 

Thunder 5630(S)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 5435(S)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 5430(S)-11

4.0

 

 

Thunder 5330(S)

4.0.1

 

 

Thunder 4435(S)

4.1.0

 

 

Thunder 4430(S)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 3430(S)

4.0.1

 

 

Thunder 3230(S)

4.0.1

 

 

Thunder 3030S (non-FTA)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 1030S (non-FTA)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 930 (non-FTA)

4.0

 

 

Thunder 840 (non-FTA)

4.1.0

 

 

1This device is no longer available for purchase as of November 23, 2015.

 

Virtual Appliance Support

TABLE 9    lists the supported virtual appliances and their respective minimum releases, for example:

     A device with “4.0.1” in the Minimum Release column would not support release 4.0.

     A device with “4.0” in the Minimum Release column would be supported on 4.0 and all later releases, unless other­wise noted.

TABLE 9       ACOS 4.x Supported Virtual Appliances

vThunder Virtual Appliances

Minimum Release

Thunder Bare metal

4.1

vThunder for AWS

4.0.1

vThunder for Azure

4.0 SP2

vThunder for VMware ESXi

4.0

vThunder for KVM (with SR-IOV)

4.0

vThunder for KVM

4.0

vThunder for Hyper-V

4.0

 

 

 

Jumbo Frames: Supported Platforms

TABLE 10    summarizes the jumbo frame support per platform for the 4.x releases.

TABLE 10    Jumbo Frame Support for ACOS Models

FTA Model?

Model

Jumbo Frame support?

Yes.

These models feature the Flexible Traf­fic ASIC (FTA).

Thunder 7440(S)
Thunder 6635(S)
Thunder 6630(S)
Thunder 6435(S)
Thunder 6430(S)(S)
Thunder 5840(S)
Thunder 5630
Thunder 5435(S)
Thunder 5430(S)-11
Thunder 5330(S)
Thunder 4435(S)
Thunder 4430(S)
Thunder 3430(S)
Thunder 3230(S)

AX 5630
AX 3200-12

Yes

No.

These models do not use FTAs.

Thunder 3030S
Thunder 840

AX 3530

Yes1

Thunder 1030S
Thunder 930

No

vThunder for VMware ESXi
vThunder for KVM (with SR-IOV)
vThunder for KVM

Yes

vThunder for AWS
vThunder for Hyper-V
vThunder for Azure

No

1Jumbo frames were not supported on the Thunder 1030S and AX 3530 platforms in ACOS release 4.0.

 

 

Supported Number of Partitions Per Platform

TABLE 11    lists the ACOS devices supported with this release, along with the maximum number of supported L3 V partitions for each device.  

TABLE 11    Supported Number of L3V Partitions per Device

Device

Maximum Number of L3V Partitions Supported

Thunder 6635(S) (FTA)
Thunder 6630(S) (FTA)
Thunder 6430(S) (FTA)
Thunder 5630(S) (FTA)
Thunder 5435/5435S (FTA)
Thunder 5430-11/5430S-11 (FTA)

AX 5630 (FTA)

1023

Thunder 5330/5330S (FTA)
Thunder 4435(S) (FTA)
Thunder 4430/4430S (FTA)
Thunder 3430/3430S (FTA)

AX 3530 (Non-FTA)

127

Thunder 3230/3230S (FTA)
Thunder 3030S (Non-FTA)

AX 3200-12 (FTA)

64

Thunder 1030S (Non-FTA)
Thunder 930 (Non-FTA)

32

vThunder

32

 

 

Table of Contents

Index

Glossary

-Search-

Back