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Wired Access

Increase Agility and Simplify Operations with Extreme’s Wired Access Portfolio


Increase the agility of your hardware with universal platforms that let you select the switch OS/feature set — allowing you to address new use cases while avoiding technology lock-in.


Combine industry-leading switches and routers with local, cloud and hybrid management options that streamline deployment and monitoring of your entire wired and wired network.


Do more with less with a fabric network that self-forms and self-provisions as well as enables the dynamic provisioning of network services as users and devices connect to the network.

Key Capabilities of the Extreme Wired Access Portfolio


As a leader in fabric networking, Extreme offers a flexible portfolio of Ethernet and IP fabric solutions. Whether you are transforming your campus, data center, metro, or WAN, our fabric technologies ensure a faster, more flexible, and more secure foundation for your business.

Dynamic Role–based Policies

Extreme Switches support a common highly-scalable policy mechanism across wired and wireless devices. These policies are centrally defined but locally enforced at the switch. These policies travel with the user, device, and application as they move through the network.

Application Hosting

Extreme Switches can run onboard applications alongside the switch OS – all without impacting performance. This can help provide network insight through on-board analytics applications and even enable new network applications without the need for a separate hardware device. 

Rich Analytics/ AI/ML-driven insights

Rich application telemetry combined with ExtremeAnalytics provide comprehensive network and application analytics. With on-going integration into ExtremeCloud IQ, powerful AI/ML-based insights offer the ability to fine-tuning the network, before issues become service impacting.

Secure Link Encryption

Extreme switches help secure your traffic with support for IEEE 802.1AE MACsec across our various switch platforms. MACsec is a hop-by-hop security capability which encrypts/ decrypts packets between connected switches or devices. 

Universal Platforms

Avoid technology lock in and evolve to new deployment models by simply changing the software while reusing your existing hardware. Extend the life of your switches by re-deploying them as needed.

Uncover the Power of Universal Platforms

Extreme’s Universal Platforms deliver unparalleled flexibility and investment protection by being able to change deployment models and use cases through software only.

With simplified licensing, warranty and top-ranked services and support, Universal Platforms also simplify your overall deployment experience.

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Manage Your Switches, Your Way

From on-premises to the cloud and anywhere in between, we’ve got your management and reporting needs covered. With a suite of management and orchestration tools, Extreme streamlines the deployment, monitoring, and support for tens of thousands of your switches. Unify your wired and wireless networks with comprehensive policy management, end-to-end security, and advanced analytics and insights.


ExtremeCloud™ IQ

Networking automation, insight, and assurance at scale.

ExtremeCloud IQ –
Site Engine

Extend Cloud Management to third party and non-cloud native devices

Fabric Networking

Enterprises want their networks to do more faster, with improved security and resiliency, and reduced complexity. Extreme’s Fabric Networking solutions offer a new way to design, build, and operate your network; one that delivers a more agile network with these key benefits:

  • Network simplification
  • Automated moves, adds and changes
  • Lightning fast resiliency
  • Multitenancy with ease
  • Network segmentation at scale

5720 Series – Universal Switch Platform

The 5720 Series are high-density, high-scale multi-gigabit switches offering a choice of flagship operating systems, and manageable by ExtremeCloud IQ for simplified, unified operations

Extreme Networks Services

Align cloud and enterprise solutions to achieve business outcomes. Our 100% in-house, 7/24/365 team of global IT experts provide guidance to optimize your IT environment and address network challenges.

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Core / Data Center

7520 Series

High-Performance 10Gb and 25Gb Universal Switches for Aggregation & Core

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7720 Series

High-Performance 40Gb/100Gb Universal Switch for Core Deployments ​

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5720 Series

High-density, high-scale multi-gigabit universal switch platform for edge and aggregation deployments

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5320 Series

Universal edge switch platform offering a choice of Extreme flagship switch operating systems

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5420 Series

Universal edge switch platform for flexible deployment across a range of edge and wiring closet environments.

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5520 Series

Universal edge/aggregation switch platform offering a choice of Extreme flagship switch operating systems

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Entry-level switches for distributed enterprises, branches and small sites

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X465 Series

Premium Stackable Edge/Aggregation Switch Platform

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Scalable cost-effective edge switching with simultaneous stacking and 10Gb Ethernet uplinks

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Fabric Networking For Dummies

Let us introduce you to the world of Fabric Networking. In this comprehensive complimentary eBook you’ll discover what fabric networking is, how it began, where it is currently being used, and wonder why you have yet to implement fabric on your network.

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