PacketLion High Performance Network Packet Broker with high Port Density

Why do you need a Network Packet Broker?

Consolidation and Feeding of All Network Data-in-Motion for Observability & Security

Real-Time Network Intelligence for Threat Detection and Mitigation (NetSecOps/NDR)

Reduction in Tool Sprawl while Maximizing Under-Utilized Tools for Maximum ROI

Why do I need a Network Packet Broker?

Additional Features

  • Flexible port assignment (1:1, N:N, N:1, 1:N)
  • Aggregation of 1G, 2.5G, 10G, 25G, 40G, 50G, 100G, 200G and 400G network ports
  • No additional license fees per port
  • Support for filtering rules (MAC, VLAN, IPv4/IPv6, TCP/UDP, DSCP, TCP Flags, MPLS, Ingress, Egress)
  • Filtering within a tunnel (GTP, L2TP, MPLS, GRE, PPPoE, VxLAN)
  • Multiple management options (CLI, SSH, SNMP V2/V3, WEB UI, Net CONF and REST API)
  • Configure all PacketLion (and PacketTiger) Brokers via a Single-Pane-Of-Glass with our PacketDirector
  • Line rate performance without packet loss
  • Non-blocking backplane architecture with N+1 redundancy

  • Load distribution based on 5-tuple criteria
  • Stacking (without additional fees) of multiple Network Packet Broker systems through a single pane of glass and as one logical unit
  • Support for L3GRE, L2GRE and VxLAN tunnelling protocol
  • Support for Jumbo Frames
  • Modular through SFP+/SFP28/QSFP+/QSFP28/QSFP-DD Interfaces
  • Logging through Syslog and SNMP traps
  • N+1 redundant, hot-swap capable fans
  • Hot-swap capable, load sharing and redundant AC/DC power supplies
  • 8GB Deep Buffer to eliminate packet loss because of micro bursts
  • MPLS stripping, up to 9 labels
  • Timestamping (per port/per filter rule)
  • Packet slicing

PacketLion Models

PacketLion NX-PBPL-3XL
32x 400G
400G Ethernet Network 32 Port Packet Broker System PacketLion NX-PBPL-3XL

PacketLion NX-PBPL-4L
40x 100G
NEOXPAcketLion 4L - 40G/100G Network Packet Broker

PacketLion NX-PBPL-2L
32x 100G
PacketLion Network Packet Broker NX-PBPL-2L

PacketLion NX-PBPL-2M
32x 100G
PacketLion Network Packet Broker NX-PBPL-2M

PacketLion NX-PBPL-1L
48x 25G & 8x 100G
25G Ethernet Network 48 Port Packet Broker System PacketLion NX-PBPL-1L

PacketLion NX-PBPL-1M
48x 10G & 6x 100G
NEOX Networks PacketLion - Network Packet Broker

PacketLion NX-PBPL-1S
48x 10G & 6x 40G
NEOX Networks PacketLion - Network Packet Broker

PacketLion Feature Comparison Matrix

For companies with need for additional features and/or less port requirements
we also offer Network Packet Brokers from our PacketTiger product family


NEOX Silver or Gold Support LevelOne year of Silver Support is included with our PacketLion Network Packet Brokers.
However, we offer the option of extending this period or opting for Gold Support instead.
The Gold Support extends the Silver Support by the possibility of an Advanced Replacement in case of a hardware defect.

More details about our service levels can be found here: Web Page – Service Levels

Alternatively, to download our Service Level PDF, please click here: PDF – Service Levels

Hard Case for Transport

We also offer special transport cases/trolleys for our PacketLion models.

NEOXPacketLion Hard Cases/Trolleys for Transport


Up to 400G network speed
Up to
400 Gbps
port-splitting & labeling
Port Splitting
& Port Labeling
l3gre tunneling
L3GRE Tunneling Protocol
Dig. Diagnostics
Radius & TACACS
Flexible port
Tunnel Filtering
Aggregation und Regeneration
Aggregation & Regeneration
Filter-Add  -User Defined Filtering UDF
User Defined Filter rules
MPLS Stripping
Hardware based Nanosecond Timestamping
Packet Slicing & Filtering
Packet Slicing
Deep Buffer
Made in Germany
Development & QA in Germany
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NEOXPacketLion Product-Family - Datasheet Download
NEOXPacketLion Family
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Flyer - NEOX Support Level
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