Citrix ADC 13.0

VPX-AWS support matrix

The following tables list the supported VPX model and AWS regions, instance types, and services.

Table 1: Supported VPX models on AWS

Supported VPX model
Citrix ADC VPX Standard/Advanced/Premium Edition - 200 Mbps
Citrix ADC VPX Standard/Advanced/Premium Edition - 1000 Mbps
Citrix ADC VPX Standard/Advanced/Premium Edition - 3 Gbps
Citrix ADC VPX Standard/Advanced/Premium Edition - 5 Gbps
Citrix ADC VPX Standard/Advanced/Premium - 10 Mbps
Citrix ADC VPX Express - 20 Mbps
Citrix ADC VPX - Customer Licensed

Table: 2 Supported AWS regions

Supported AWS regions
US West (Oregon) Region
US West (N. California) Region
US East (Ohio) Region
US East (N. Virginia) Region
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) Region
Asia Pacific (Seoul) Region
Canada (Central) Region
Asia Pacific (Singapore) Region
Asia Pacific (Sydney) Region
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) Region
Asia Pacific (Hong Kong) Region
Canada (Central) Region
China (Beijing) Region
China (Ningxia) region
EU (Frankfurt) Region
EU (Ireland) Region
EU (London) Region
EU (Paris) Region
South America (São Paulo) Region
AWS GovCloud (US-East) Region
AWS GovCloud (US-West) Region
Middle East (Bahrain) Region

Table 3: Supported AWS instance types

Supported AWS instance types
t2.medium, t2.large, t2.xlarge, t2.2xlarge
m3.large, m3.xlarge, m3.2xlarge
c4.large, c4.large, c4.2xlarge, c4.4xlarge, c4.8xlarge
m4.large, m4.large, m4.2xlarge, m4.4xlarge, m4.10xlarge
m5.large, m5.xlarge, m5.2xlarge, m5.4xlarge, m5.12xlarge, m5.24xlarge
c5.large, c5.xlarge, c5.2xlarge, c5.4xlarge, c5.9xlarge, c5.18xlarge, c5.24xlarge
C5n.large, C5n.xlarge, C5n.2xlarge, C5n.4xlarge, C5n.9xlarge, C5n.18xlarge

Table 4: Supported AWS Services

Supported AWS services
EC2: Launches ADC instances.
Lambda: Invokes Citrix ADC VPX NITRO APIs during provisioning of Citrix ADC VPX instances from CFT.
VPC and VPC ingress routing: VPC creates isolated networks in which ADC can be launched. VPC ingress routing is used in the firewall load balancing solution.
Route53: Distributes traffic across all the ADC VPX nodes in Citrix ADC Autoscale solution.
ELB: Distributes traffic across all the ADC VPX nodes in Citrix ADC Autoscale solution.
Cloudwatch: Monitors performance and system parameters for Citrix ADC VPX instance.
AWS Autoscaling: Used for back-end server autoscaling.
Cloud formation: CloudFormation templates are used to deploy Citrix ADC VPX instances.
Simple Queue Service (SQS): Monitors scale up and scale down events in back-end autoscaling.
Simple Notification Service (SNS): Monitors scale up and scale down events in back-end autoscaling.
Identity and Access Management (IAM): Provides access to AWS services and resources.
AWS Outposts: Provisions Citrix ADC VPX instances in AWS Outposts.

For higher bandwidth, Citrix recommends the following instance types:

Instance type Bandwidth Enhanced networking (SR-IOV)
M4.10x large 3 Gbps and 5 Gbps Yes
C4.8x large 3 Gbps and 5 Gbps Yes
C5.18xlarge/M5.18xlarge 25 Gbps ENA
C5n.18xlarge 30 Gbps ENA

VPX-AWS support matrix