Expansion Modules

Several different hardware accessories are available for expanding the capabilities of your Extreme Networks switch. Collectively, they are referred to as expansion modules.

For information about option cards, VIMs, and stacking modules that work with other Extreme Networks switches, refer to ExtremeSwitching and Summit Switches: Hardware Installation Guide for Switches Using ExtremeXOS 16 or Earlier.

The following table lists the types of expansion modules and the switch series with which they are compatible.

Table 1. Compatibility of Expansion Modules
Module Type Name No. of Ports Type of Ports Compatible Switch Series
Bridge Port Extender V300 Virtual Port Extender up to 8 8 10/100/1000BASE-T ports and:
  • 2 1000BASE-T 802.3bt Type 4 uplink ports for PoE model
  • 2 10Gb SFP+ uplink ports for non-PoE models

X465 (PoE model)

X465, X590, X670-G2, X690 (non-PoE models)

Bridge Port Extender V400 Virtual Port Extender up to 48 48 10/100/1000BASE-T ports and:
  • 2 10Gb SFP+ uplink ports for V400-24 port models
  • 2 10Gb SFP+ uplink ports for V400-48 port models

X465

X590

X670-G2

X690

LRM/MACsec Adapter LRM MACsec Adapter 2 SFP+ ports

Refer to Maximum Number of LRM/MACsec Adapters, by Switch Model and Connection Type

VIM2 VIM-2q 2 40 gigabit QSFP+ optical ports X460-G2
VIM-2ss 2 high-performance SummitStack ports X460-G2
VIM-2t 2 10-gigabit copper BASE-T ports X460-G2
VIM-2x 2 10-gigabit SFP+ optical ports X460-G2
Clock TM-CLK Clock Module NA Reference frequency for SyncE and 1588v2 precision time features X460-G2
SSD XN-SSD-001-120 1 Modular 120GB SSD X465
VIM5 VIM5-2Q 2 40GbE QSFP optical ports X465
VIM5-2Y 2 25GbE SFP28 optical ports X465
VIM5-4X 4 10GbE SFP+ optical ports X465
VIM5-4XE 4 10GbE SFP+ LRM MACsec capable optical ports X465
VIM5-4Y 4 25GbE SFP28 optical ports X465
VIM5-4YE 4 25GbE SFP28 LRM MACsec capable optical ports X465
SSD module 1 Modular 120GB SSD X465