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Latest scaling figures for MX chassis with Trio-based MPCs, RE-1800 running Junos 13.3R4 (64-bit rpd):

 

CONTROL PLANE

Parameter RE-S-1800×4-8/16/32G
RIB capacity (IPv4) 16M (w/o NSR)
12M (w/ NSR)
RIB capacity (IPv4) – 64bit RPD 50M (w/ NSR)
RIB capacity (IPv6) 16M (w/o NSR)
12M (w/ NSR)
RIB capacity (IPv6) – 64bit RPD 50M (w/ NSR)

 

BGP Max IPv4 Prefixes  
Max BGP routes
Max BGP routes without route resolution (single hop eBGP)
16M (w/o NSR)
12M (w/ NSR)
Max BGP routes
Max BGP routes without route resolution (single hop eBGP)
50M (w/ NSR)

 

 

 

FORWARDING PLANE

              

 

Parameter TRIO MPC MX960 MX 480 MX 240 MX Notes/Caveats
FIB capacity : IPv4 unicast 5M IPv4 with K2RE OR 2.5M IPv4 + 2.5M IPv6 5M IPv4 with K2RE OR 2.5M IPv4 + 2.5M IPv6 The results shown are applicable to “-R” and “-X”  is scalable to 32K Routes only.
FIB capacity : IPv6 unicast 5M IPv6 with K2RE OR 2.5M IPv4 + 2.5M IPv6 5M IPv6 with K2RE OR 2.5M IPv4 + 2.5M IPv6 The results shown are applicable to “-R”.
“-X”  is scalable to 32K Routes only.

 

 

NOTE: Scaling figures highlighted above were obtained during test conditions and depending on feature combinations, actual scaling may be less than indicated. As such, Juniper recommends testing all configurations before deploying in a production network.