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Product Line: Cisco ASR 9000 Series
Product Type: Ethernet Line Card
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Product Description

The A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS is a Cisco networking module featuring 48 ports of 10 Gigabit/1 Gigabit Ethernet, designed for compatibility with a range of ASR 9000 Series Aggregation Services Routers including ASR 9922, ASR 9912, ASR 9910, ASR 9906, ASR 9904, ASR 9010, and ASR 9006. It supports packet transport optimization, basic QoS, and dual-rate functionality, with dimensions of 14.5 in. (H) x 1.63 in. (W) x 22.02 in. (D) and a weight of 20 lbs.. This module is engineered to alleviate network bandwidth constraints introduced by the surge in VoD, IPTV, point-to-point video, Internet video, and cloud services, through combined IP, MPLS, Ethernet, L2VPN, and L3VPN services, supported by Cisco IOS XR software and compatible with both SFP and SFP+ optics.

FAQs for the A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS

  • What is the port type supported by this networking hardware?
    It supports 10 Gigabit/1 Gigabit Ethernet ports.
  • Can the hardware be used with ASR 9922 routers?
    Yes, it is compatible with ASR 9922, as well as ASR 9912, ASR 9910, ASR 9906, ASR 9904, ASR 9010, and ASR 9006.
  • What are the dimensions of the hardware?
    Height: 14.5 in., Width: 1.63 in., Depth: 22.02 in.
  • Does the hardware support Online Insertion and Removal (OIR)?
    Yes, OIR support is available.
  • What is the operating temperature range?
    The minimum operating temperature is 5 °C, and the maximum is 40 °C.
  • How is the hardware optimized?
    It is optimized for packet transport.
  • What quality of service (QoS) does it provide?
    The hardware provides basic QoS.
  • What type of optics does it support?
    It supports Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) and Enhanced SFP (SFP+).
  • What software does the hardware run?
    It runs Cisco IOS XR software.
  • What is the primary application of this hardware?
    Its main application is to remove bandwidth bottlenecks in the network caused by an increase in various types of video and cloud services traffic.

Product Review

The CISCO A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS offers 48 ports of 10 Gigabit/1 Gigabit Ethernet, providing flexible connectivity options for high-density networking environments. Its compatibility with multiple ASR series chassis and support for both Layer 2 and Layer 3 services enables seamless integration into existing networks while facilitating advanced IP, MPLS, Ethernet, L2VPN, and L3VPN services. However, the basic Quality of Service (QoS) might limit performance optimization in more demanding network scenarios.


The CISCO A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS is a line card designed to meet the demands of high-bandwidth applications, ensuring efficient network performance and reliability. This module is equipped with 48 ports that support dual-rate functionality, allowing for both 10 Gigabit and 1 Gigabit Ethernet connections. This flexibility makes it an ideal solution for environments requiring versatile connectivity options and high-speed data transfer rates. Compatibility is key for network expansions or upgrades, and this line card is designed to work seamlessly with a range of Cisco ASR 9000 Series Aggregation Services Routers, including the ASR 9922, ASR 9912, ASR 9910, ASR 9906, ASR 9904, ASR 9010, and ASR 9006. Its integration into existing systems is made easier with Online Insertion and Removal (OIR) support, minimizing downtime during hardware changes. Optimized for packet transport, the A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS is engineered to enhance the quality of service (QoS) with basic level features. It supports a wide range of network services, including IP, MPLS, Ethernet, Layer 2 VPN (L2VPN), and Layer 3 VPN (L3VPN) services, providing the necessary tools for comprehensive Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking. The hardware specifications of this line card are tailored for high performance and durability in various operating conditions: - Dimensions: With a height of 14.5 inches, a width of 1.63 inches, and a depth of 22.02 inches, it fits standard rack units, making it efficient for space-constrained environments. - Weight: At 20 lbs, it is designed for stability and easy handling during installation. - Environmental Tolerance: It operates effectively in a wide range of temperatures from 5 °C to 40 °C and can withstand relative humidity levels from 10% to 85% during operation. For storage, it tolerates temperatures from -40 °C to 70 °C and relative humidity from 5% to 95%, ensuring longevity and reliability. - Altitude: The card's performance remains consistent at operating altitudes from -60 m to 4000 m, accommodating various installation environments. The A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS supports both Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP) and Enhanced SFP (SFP+) optics, offering flexibility in network design and connectivity options. Running on Cisco IOS XR software, it provides a robust, feature-rich operating system designed for complex networks. Applications of this line card are focused on eliminating bandwidth bottlenecks that occur with the surge in demand for services like Video-on-Demand (VoD), IPTV, point-to-point video, Internet video, and cloud services. By providing high-density, high-speed connections, it ensures that networks can handle the increasing load without sacrificing performance. In summary, the CISCO A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS line card is a powerful component for Cisco ASR 9000 Series routers, offering: - Dual-rate 10 Gigabit and 1 Gigabit Ethernet ports for versatile connectivity. - Compatibility with multiple ASR 9000 Series chassis for easy integration. - Support for comprehensive network services and optimization features. Designed for reliability and high performance, it addresses the needs of modern networks facing high traffic volumes and the demand for continuous, high-speed connectivity.


Item CodeCISCO A9K-48X10GE-1G-TR-WS
Produced ByCisco Systems
Total Ports48
Port Configuration10GbE/1GbE
Compatible WithASR 9922, ASR 9912, ASR 9910, ASR 9906, ASR 9904, ASR 9010, ASR 9006 Models
Optimization FeaturePacket Transport Network
Quality of ServiceBasic
Speed SupportAdjustable Rate
Online Insertion and RemovalSupported
Unit Height14.5 inches
Unit Width1.63 inches
Unit Depth22.02 inches
Unit Weight20 pounds
Lowest Operating Temperature5 °C
Highest Operating Temperature40 °C
Operating Humidity Range10% to 85%
Storage Temperature Range-40 °C to 70 °C
Storage Humidity Range5% to 95%
Altitude for Operation-60 m to +4000 m
Networking ServicesIP, MPLS, Ethernet, L2VPN, L3VPN
Operating SystemCisco IOS XR
Supported OpticsSFP, SFP+
Intended forCisco ASR 9000 Series
UsageAddresses network congestion from Video-on-Demand, IPTV, video communications, Internet video, cloud services

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