Cisco Datasheets for Network Equipment

Network equipment is used to split, switch, boost, or direct packets of information along a network. This product area includes network hubs, switches, routers, bridges, gateways, multiplexers, transceivers and firewalls. In addition to device type, network equipment is defined by protocol (e.g., Ethernet).
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Product Name Notes
Cost-Effective WLAN Access This ready-to-install, easy-to-manage access point offers high capacity, high security, enterprise-class features to deliver wireless LAN access with a low total cost of ownership. Designed for coverage...
Industry's Fastest, Most Intelligent Access Point Get up to 30% faster performance for your tablets, smartphones, and high-performance laptops with the industry's first 4x4 multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO), 3-spatial-stream access point.
802.11n Wireless Performance and Reliability Extend predictable 802.11n wireless coverage to the home teleworking environment with Cisco Aironet 600 Series OfficeExtend Access Points. Increase productivity, lower cost, and gain business...
Advanced Switching for Metro Ethernet Services The Cisco Catalyst 3750 Metro Series switches are a new line of premier multilayer switches that bring greater intelligence to the metro Ethernet edge,...
Business Ready 802.11n Performance Get predictable, reliable 802.11n wireless coverage with the Cisco Aironet 1040 Series Wireless Access Point. Increase employee productivity with laptops and mobile devices at six times...
Compact, reliable 802.11n-based performance Cisco Aironet 700 Series compact access points are ideal for value-minded customers who want to modernize the network to handle today's increasingly complex wireless access demands.
Compact, Reliable 802.11n-Based Performance The Cisco Aironet 700W Series is a dual-radio, 802.11n-based, compact wall-plate-mountable wireless access point. It’s ideal for customers in hospitality and education who want to modernize...
Connect wirelessly in hazardous environments Extend high-performance wireless connectivity to hazardous environments with our 1550 Wireless Access Points. This series is based on Cisco 802.11n technology with integrated silicon-level spectrum...
Deliver a High-Quality Wireless Experience The Cisco Aironet 1600 Series offers small and midsized enterprises great performance, functionality, and reliability at a competitive price. Designed with rapidly evolving mobility needs...
Deploy 802.11ac Wave 2 for remote workers Unsafe and slow networks are the biggest worry for remote workers and small-office branch employees. Ease their minds. And yours too. Cisco Aironet...
Deploy Enterprise-Class WPAN Communications Cisco 500 Series Wireless Personal Area Network (WPAN) Industrial Routers (IR500) provides unlicensed 915 MHz industrial, scientific, and medical (ISM) band WPAN communications. They help to...
Deploy the future with 802.11ac Wave 2 Deliver data at an incredibly fast data rate to all of your devices. With the 1815 Series, your smartphones, tablets, and high-performance laptops...
Enhance Server-to-Storage Performance The Cisco SFS 3500 Multifabric Server Series enables hosts attached to an InfiniBand fabric to accelerate communications to Ethernet and Fibre Channel resources. Combined with Cisco VFrame...
Enhance Services and Simplify Operations Simplify network operations by converging wireless and wireline services with Cisco ME 3600X 24CX Series Ethernet Access Switches. These switches also: Provide 10 Gbps transport...
Entry-level 802.11ac access points The 1700 Series supports 802.11ac Wave 1. But if you're looking to expand your wireless network or deploy a new one, consider the next-generation Cisco Aironet...
Get advanced carrier-grade outdoor Wi-Fi The Cisco Aironet 1570 Series is currently the industry's highest-performing outdoor access point. It is the only one to date that supports 802.11ac Wi-Fi with...
Get high-performance, highly secure connectivity Deliver business-class, high-capacity wireless LAN and guest access services that are highly secure and reliable, without a controller. Easy to deploy and use, these access...
Gigabit speed, affordable pricing Your business can deliver wired and wireless Gigabit speed and guest access services that are affordable, highly secure, and reliable—without a hardware controller. The easy-to-deploy 300...
Gigabit Wi-Fi has fully arrived Redesign your enterprise wireless LAN to support the rapid increase of mobile devices. Cisco has developed an enterprise access point that supports 802.11ac Wave 2,...
Gigabit Wi-Fi has fully arrived With more and more mobile devices showing up on your network, you need a redesign. Cisco's low-cost enterprise access points support 802.11ac Wave 2, the...
Industrial, outdoor 802.11ac wireless connection The Cisco Industrial Wireless 3700 (IW3700) Series provides 802.11ac rates of up to 1.3 Gbps, mesh networking, and pervasive coverage in a compact form factor.
Open Platform for Connected Room Experience Cisco Edge Series all-in-one devices deliver consolidated computing, wired and wireless access, and full media connectivity. Consolidated in-room connectivity and simple management reduce the...
Prep your network to handle a lot more devices Make sure your wireless network is ready to meet tomorrow’s business needs. Stay flexible and keep up with bandwidth demands from...
Simplify deployment with affordable Wi-Fi Get the performance you need with sleek, affordable, easy-to-deploy Cisco Small Business 100 Series Wireless Access Points. Features and benefits Easy to install and configure...
Sleek, innovative, flexible access points Customers want durable new access points with comprehensive features in an unobtrusive size. Cisco Aironet 1530 Series outdoor access points incorporate a low-profile design that...
Small but mighty, with Wave 2 support Rugged and sleek, the Cisco Aironet 1540 Access Points provide customers with the latest 802.11ac Wave 2 functionality along with easy installation. Housed...
Support 802.11ac Wave 2 in outdoor networks Get the technological flexibility you need to strengthen your outdoor wireless network. Aironet 1560 access points comply with 802.11ac Wave 2 standards. These...
Support Wave 2 in mission-critical networks The Aironet 2800 Series is packed with flexible technology. It gives your wireless network the capability to meet your ever-changing business goals. These best-in-class...
Wireless access for medium to large enterprise networks This access point supports 802.11ac Wave 1. But if you're looking to expand your wireless network or deploy a new one, consider...
Wireless access for mission-critical needs The Cisco Aironet 3700 Series Access Point supports 802.11ac Wave 1. But if you're looking to expand your wireless network or deploy a new one,...
A compact PoE switch you can use anywhere When you need a small, powerful switch, the 3560-CX is ideal. Extend enterprise-class services to wherever you want, far from the wiring...
A Compact Switch Designed for Harsh Environments The Cisco Industrial Ethernet (IE) 2000U Series Switch is a rugged, compact, DIN-rail-mountable switch optimized for use in transmission and distribution power substations...
A programmable and scalable network edge The ASR 9000 Series routers are the cornerstone of modern edge and carrier Ethernet networks. They offer high platform density, low power consumption, and...
Advanced features and performance 350 Series Switches are next-generation managed switches that offer excellent performance, rich features, and ease of use. With support for Layer 2 and 3 features, advanced...
An easy path to network virtualization Get the same network, computing, and WAN services that you find in Cisco hardware routers, now as software. Features and benefits Cisco routing as...
Automate Provisioning for On-Demand Computing The Cisco SFS 3000 Series Multifabric Server Switches combine a high-performance InfiniBand server interconnect with Ethernet and Fibre Channel gateways. This enables an entire fabric...
Be free to connect devices anywhere When space is tight, start compact with a 2960-CX switch. And expand your network as your company grows. Gain the enterprise features of a...
Better security, faster speeds, smaller footprint Stop more threats with our fully integrated next-generation firewall (NGFW) appliance. The 4100 Series’ 1-rack-unit size is ideal at the Internet edge and in...
Branch compute optimized for Enterprise NFV Deploy network services in minutes. With the Cisco Enterprise Network Compute System, you can completely virtualize all your services in the branch, including routers.
Build a next-generation automated data center Our Nexus 9000 Series delivers proven high performance and density, low latency, and exceptional power efficiency in a range of form factors. The switches...
Build a next-generation network Create the network foundation for a next-generation Unified Fabric data center. The modular Cisco Nexus 7000 and 7700 switches deliver a comprehensive Cisco NX-OS feature set...
Cisco Innovates with Carrier Ethernet Cisco enhances the IP Next-Generation Network (IP NGN) Carrier Ethernet Design, powering the Connected Life in the zettabyte era. The Cisco MWR 1941-DC-A Mobile Wireless...
Cloud scale for metro aggregation and data center networks Get a high-density, small-form-factor MPLS aggregation router for metro aggregation and MPLS-enabled data center networks. The Network Convergence System 5000 Series...
Cloud scale for WAN aggregation The Network Convergence System (NCS) 5500 Series offers industry-leading density of routed 100 GE ports for high-scale WAN aggregation. It is designed to efficiently scale...
Converge Industrial and Enterprise Networks Cisco Industrial Ethernet 2000 (IE 2000) Series Switches extend the proven Cisco Catalyst technologies prevalent in enterprise networks to industrial networks. Superior security, video, and...
Converge wired and wireless​​ The Catalyst 9400 is the next generation of the industry’s most widely deployed enterprise switching platform. These modular access switches are built for security, Internet of...
Converged, elastic, and scalable The Network Convergence System (NCS) 6000 helps enable superior network agility, packet optical convergence, and petabits-per-second system scale. It facilitates the Cisco Evolved Programmable Network to...
Cost-effective access switches that scale Get the enterprise-class features you want at a great price. Our 2960-X Series are stackable Gigabit Ethernet Layer 2 and Layer 3 access switches. They’re...
Deliver advanced Ethernet business services Built for service providers, Cisco ME 3400E Series switches help you deliver advanced Ethernet business services to customers. They make it easier for you to...
Deliver Flexible Services at the Network Edge The Cisco 7300 Series is optimized for flexible, feature rich IP/MPLS services at the network edge, where service providers and enterprises link together.
Deploy a comprehensive enterprise backbone Get resiliency, security, and more. Catalyst 6500 Series Switches are widely deployed campus backbone switches. They are optimized for Multigigabit Ethernet services to help you...
Deploy Differentiated Services While Protecting Investments Rapidly deploy new services that can generate new revenue-and reduce your capital and operating expenses-by taking full advantage of the modular, intelligent architecture of...
Deploy seamless wired and wireless access Accelerate business growth and improve efficiency. The Catalyst 4500E Series is Cisco SD-Access-ready, and it’s the industry's most widely deployed modular platform for campus...
Designed for third-party blade servers The 4000 Series switches extend the benefits of the Cisco Nexus Family to blade servers. The series addresses the challenges of having more switches and...
Easy-to-use switches with zero configuration Build a fast, reliable network with these entry-level, low-cost, reliable networking solutions that provide plug-and-play connectivity. The 110 Series delivers Fast Ethernet and Gigabit switching...
Enterprise backbone of the digital organization Get the scale, security, and simplicity you need to meet your business challenges. Catalyst 6800 Series switches are powerful campus backbone switches optimized for...
Enterprise Threat Protection and Performance Cisco FirePOWER 8000 Series Appliances deliver industry-best threat protection as the high-performance platform for the Cisco FirePOWER next-generation intrusion prevention system (NGIPS) solution. Our enterprise-level...
Essential network features, affordable price Cisco Small Business 200 Series Smart Switches combine powerful network performance with reliability to help you build a basic business network. Affordable and easy to...
Exceptional performance and affordability Cisco Small Business 220 Series Smart Plus Switches bridge the gap between managed and smart switches to offer customers the best of both worlds. Combining powerful...
Fast access, fast aggregation The Catalyst 9300 Series is the next generation of the industry’s most widely deployed stackable switching platform. Built for security, IoT, and the cloud, these network...
Features Cisco Digital Network Architecture Only Cisco delivers a digital-ready approach that starts at the edge and extends to where applications reside. Simple The Catalyst 6500 is powered by Smart...
Full-featured converged access platforms The Cisco ASR 920 Series Aggregation Services Routers provide a comprehensive and scalable set of Layer 2 and Layer 3 VPN services in a compact package.
Full-featured, efficient aggregation platform The ASR 900 Series is a modular aggregation platform that delivers cost-effective converged mobile, residential, and business services. You get redundancy, a shallow depth, low power...
Gain a Fabric-Extensible, Innovative Platform Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switches are designed to deliver high-density top-of-rack (ToR) Layer 2 and Layer 3, 10/40 Gigabit Ethernet with unified ports in compact...
Get a basic business network at an affordable price The next-generation 250 Series Switches combine powerful performance and reliability with the essential network management features you need for a solid...
Get a Next-Gen Unified Access Switch Converge your wired and wireless network. Simplify operations, get the reliability you need, and deliver better mobile experiences to your employees and customers. From...
Get a next-generation switch at a great value Simplify operations, get the reliability you need, and deliver better mobile experiences to your employees and customers. The Cisco Catalyst 2960-L is...
Get advanced features and reliability The Cisco 500 Series is a line of stackable managed switches that offer the advanced capabilities you need to support a more demanding network environment,...
Get advanced services in a compact form factor The Catalyst 9500 Series is the first 40-Gb switch purpose-built for the enterprise campus. Designed for security, the Internet of Things (IoT),...
Get faster access, faster aggregation Get an access switch that gets you ready for 802.11ac Wave 2 and other new technologies that are here today, or coming at you tomorrow.
Get Scalable Aggregation for Industrial Environments Get a flexible, highly reliable, and scalable Industrial Ethernet platform built to withstand extreme industrial environments. The IE5000 Series delivers highly secure aggregation and...
Get your branch site ready for digital Delight customers and employees with new digital experiences. Simplify day-to-day IT management. Prepare your branch site and protect it for the future with...
High-density, compact form factor Cisco Nexus 6000 Series Switches are designed to deliver high-density 40 Gigabit Ethernet in an energy-efficient, compact form factor. They offer a comprehensive integrated Layer 2...
Highly Scalable Switches for Industrial Environments Get highly scalable, easy-to-manage, and resilient switches with a comprehensive feature set. Our 4000 Series switches provide superior, high-bandwidth switching (Layer 2) and proven...
Improve service and security in your LAN The Catalyst 3560 Series are next-generation, energy-efficient, Layer 3 Fast Ethernet switches. They support Cisco EnergyWise technology, which helps companies manage power consumption...
Increase Industrial Networks Resilience, Scalability and Security Get a highly secure, flexible, reliable, and scalable Industrial Ethernet platform built to withstand extreme industrial environments. Industrial Ethernet 4010 Series Switches offer...
Increase network resilience and scalability The Catalyst 3750 Series are next-generation, energy-efficient, Layer 3 Fast Ethernet stackable switches. These switches support Cisco EnergyWise technology, which helps you manage the power...
IoT Gateways with Simple Management and Edge Application Execution Cisco 800 Industrial Integrated Services Routers are compact and designed for harsh environments. Use them to oversee a variety of Internet...
Keep Mobile Networks Operating in Harsh Environments Cisco 5900 Series Embedded Services Routers (ESRs) provide highly secure data, voice, and video communications to stationary and mobile network nodes across wired...
Lightly Managed Ethernet Switches for Harsh Environments The Industrial Ethernet (IE) 1000 switches are small form factor switches designed for rugged environments and to meet the specific needs of industries...
Lower TCO with Fast Ethernet Access Deliver reliable and cost-effective network access with the Cisco Catalyst 2960-Plus Series of Fast Ethernet switches. These products provide the operational benefits of Cisco...
Make buildings smarter Save on energy costs and enhance flexibility, safety, and productivity. Our Catalyst Digital Building plenum-rated UPOE fan-less switches are designed for smart buildings and optimized for low-voltage...
Meraki cloud-managed switches include features for streamlining the work of the network engineer, from deployment to security to troubleshooting. Multigigabit Ethernet Provide the higher performance demanded by the latest access...
Modular security platform for service providers This carrier-grade next-generation firewall (NGFW) is ideal for data centers and other high-performance settings that require low latency and high throughput. Deliver scalable, consistent...
New Embedded Switch Withstands Harsh Environments Extend switching capabilities to your mobile networks and other embedded networks that operate in extreme environments. Cisco Embedded Service 2020 Series Switches (ESS 2020...
Next-Generation Metro Ethernet Access Built for service providers, these multilayer customer-located switches allow you to deploy Ethernet-to-the-home (ETTH) "triple play" services and Ethernet-to-the-busi ness (ETTB) VPN services. Based on today's...
Offer Enhanced Services with Aggregation Deploy a converged, full-featured aggregation platform for the mobile, business, and residential markets with Cisco ME 3800X Series Carrier Ethernet Switch Routers. These cost-effective 1-rack-unit...
Open-Slot, Programmable, and Fog Computing Easily adapt to a variety of wireless sensor technologies and host partners’ applications. Execute local data processing with agility. Cisco 900 Series Industrial Routers offer...
Powerful performance at an affordable price Easy to set up and use, the Cisco 300 Series Switches provide the ideal combination of affordability and capabilities for small businesses (SMBs), and...
Redefine Demarcation for the Cloud The Cisco ME 1200 Series is a fully featured service delivery demarcation device ready for Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) 2.0 services and beyond, for today's...
Reinvent your WAN edge network Gain the resiliency of a digital business. Offer a superior user experience and security and compliance on demand. ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers can...
Reliable Communications for Field Area Networks Utilities and energy providers can now deploy rugged multiservice routers in secondary substations, on pole tops, and in other harsh environments. Cisco 1000 Series...
Routing For Rugged Environments The Cisco 2000 Series Connected Grid Router is designed specifically for the harsh, rugged environments often found in the energy and utility industries. Built to help...
Ruggedized, with 16 channels and geolocation The Cisco Wireless Gateway uses LoRa® technology and complies with the LoRaWAN™ specifications defined by LoRa Alliance. It enables IoT implementations mandating low data...
Secure routing for medium to large branches Cisco 3900 Series Integrated Services Routers (ISR) are designed to meet the application demands of today's medium-to-large branches and to evolve to cloud-based...
Secure services-rich router for a small branch 1900 Series Integrated Services Routers (ISR) are designed to meet the application demands of today's small branches and to evolve to cloud-based services.
Securely connect to any cloud Extend your enterprise network to public and private clouds with the CSR 1000V Series. Offer routing, security, and network management as cloud services with multitenancy.
Services-rich router for medium-sized branches Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers (ISR) are designed to meet the application demands of today's medium-sized branches and to evolve to cloud-based services. They...
Simplify and optimize RAN backhaul The ASR 901 Series comprises environmentally hardened, high- speed routers. They are optimized for any-G cell-site Radio Access Network (RAN) backhaul and Ethernet access. Operators...
Simplify compliance and protect Internet of Things (IoT) Networks from Attacks Industrial networks have advanced threat protection needs, requiring a ruggedized solution that helps to ensure safe, reliable service delivery.
Simplify, Optimize, and Reduce the Cost of RAN Backhaul The Cisco MWR-2900 Series Mobile Wireless Routers are cell-site access gateways designed to optimize, aggregate, and transport mixed-generation radio access network...
Small size, high scale Looking for a cost-effective, small, fixed aggregation switch? The Cisco Catalyst 4500-X Series offers the size, scalability, and enhanced security you need. And its high-availability features...
Superior business resiliency and protection Gain business resiliency through superior security with sustained performance. The Firepower 2100 Series has an innovative dual multicore CPU architecture that optimizes firewall, cryptographic, and...
Threat Protection Without Compromise If you need network security appliances to support low to mid-range network throughput requirements with multi-layered threat protection and a low total cost of ownership, Cisco...
Cisco 3800 Series routers deliver the performance, availability, and reliability required for scaling mission-critical business applications in the most demanding enterprise environments, with features such as: Built-in security Cisco Router...
Cisco Aironet 3500 Series Access Points with CleanAir technology are the first 802.11n access points to create a self-healing, self-optimizing wireless network. By intelligently avoiding radio frequency interference (RFI), they...
Cisco announces the end-of-sale and end-of-life dates for the Cisco SFS InfiniBand switch series products. View the end-of-life notice to learn: End-of-sale and end-of-life dates Availability of replacement products Information...
Cisco Blade Switches deliver blade server network services that extend from the blade server edge to clients at the network edge. These purpose-built I/O solutions for Dell, FSC, HP, and...
Cisco Catalyst 4900 Series Switches deliver high-performance, low-latency wire-speed Layer 2 and 3 services in a small form factor (1 or 2 rack units). The 4900 Series is ideal for...
Deliver new services to your customers and generate new revenues with Cisco XR 12000 Series routers. Combining the unparalleled innovation of Cisco IOS XR Software with the investment protection of...
Designed for service providers looking to deploy next-generation residential services like voice and video, this one-rack-unit, cost-effective device can be easily integrated into small central offices with limited rack space.
Extend services whenever and wherever you want, with unified network connectivity and power for devices far from the wiring closet, using the Cisco 2960 and 2960-C Series Compact Switches. Small...
Get a rugged, easy-to-use, highly secure infrastructure for harsh environments. The 3000 Series features: Industrial design and compliance Tools for easy deployment, management, and replacement Network security based on open...
Get six times the performance of 802.11a/g networks for reliable connections to Wi-Fi voice, streaming video, and business applications. Cisco Aironet 1140 Series indoor access points have a sleek design...
The award-winning Cisco 1800 Series integrated services routers, ideal for small to medium-sized businesses and small enterprise branch offices, enable businesses to reduce costs by deploying a single, resilient system...
The award-winning Cisco 2800 Series routers, ideal for small to medium-sized businesses and enterprise branch offices, are designed for wire-speed delivery of highly secure concurrent services and can accommodate multiple...
The Cisco 2500 Series Connected Grid Switch is a rugged switch optimized for use in transmission and distribution (T&D) power substations. The Cisco 2520 Connected Grid Switch (CGS 2520) is...
The Cisco Catalyst 6500 Virtual Switching System (VSS) 1440 takes the flagship Catalyst 6500 platform to the next level with network system virtualization. Creating a VSS 1440 The key enabler...
The Cisco Industrial Ethernet 3010 Series Switches (IE 3010) is a family of compact 1-rack unit (RU) rack-mount, fixed configuration switches. These products offer Industrial Ethernet applications with ease-to-use, innovative...
The Cisco ME 4600 Series Multiservice Optical Access Platforms comprise reliable, modular, optical line termination (OLT) and flexible optical network terminal/unit (ONT/ONU) devices. Cisco ME 4600 Series supports point-to-point or...
With the most advanced features in its class, the Aironet 2600 Series sets a new standard for enterprise wireless technology by offering great performance, functionality, and reliability at a competitive...