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Product Line: Cisco 7600 Series
Product Type: Service and aggregation module
Original price $0.00 - Original price $207.00
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Product Description

The 7600-SSC-400 is a Cisco service and carrier module designed for large-scale networking applications, integrating seamlessly with Cisco 7600 series routers. It features a Broadcom 1125 MIPS design and an internal operating frequency of 400 MHz, supporting up to 20 million IPv4 routes and 10 million IPv6 routes. This module offers 4 10 GbE ports and 8 GbE ports, with a forwarding rate up to 48 Mpps and a data transfer rate up to 40 Gbps, requiring a minimum Cisco IOS Release of 12.2(18)SXE2.

Key Feature for the 7600-SSC-400

  • What is the internal operating frequency of the Broadcom 1125 MIPS?
    The internal operating frequency is 400 MHz.
  • How many LEDs does the product have?
    It has 1 LED.
  • Can the product be used in Cisco 7600 series routers?
    Yes, it is designed for use in Cisco 7600 series routers.
  • What is the weight of the Broadcom 1125 MIPS?
    The weight is 8 lbs.
  • What are the minimum and maximum operating temperatures?
    The minimum operating temperature is 0 °C and the maximum is 40 °C.
  • How many 10 GbE Ports does it have?
    There are 4 10 GbE Ports.
  • What is the range of relative humidity the device can operate in?
    It can operate in 10% to 90% (Noncondensing) relative humidity.
  • What is the forwarding rate of the device?
    The forwarding rate is up to 48 Mpps.
  • What are the storage temperature limits?
    The minimum storage temperature is -20 °C and the maximum is 65 °C.
  • How many GbE Ports are available on the device?
    It features 8 GbE Ports.

Product Review

The Cisco 7600-SSC-400 enhances Cisco 7600 series routers by offering a forwarding rate of up to 48 Mpps and supporting data transfer rates up to 40 Gbps, accommodating large-scale networking demands efficiently. However, its operational temperature range is limited to 0°C to 40°C, potentially restricting deployment in environments with extreme temperatures. Additionally, while it supports a significant number of IPv4 and IPv6 routes, the requirement for a minimum Cisco IOS Release of 12.2(18)SXE2 might necessitate updates or compatibility checks for existing systems.


The Cisco 7600-SSC-400 is a specialized service card designed for integration with Cisco 7600 series routers, offering advanced networking capabilities tailored for large-scale applications. This service card is engineered to enhance the performance and scalability of a network infrastructure, featuring a Broadcom 1125 MIPS design with an internal operating frequency of 400 MHz, ensuring efficient processing and handling of networking tasks. Key specifications of the Cisco 7600-SSC-400 include its ability to support up to 20 million IPv4 routes and 10 million IPv6 routes, making it suitable for networks with extensive routing requirements. It also provides a high forwarding rate of up to 48 Mpps (Million packets per second) and a data transfer rate of up to 40 Gbps, which facilitates the swift movement of large volumes of data across the network. This service card is equipped with 4 10 GbE ports and 8 GbE ports, offering a versatile range of connectivity options for different networking needs. Additionally, it features a total of four forwarding engines, enhancing its ability to manage and route traffic efficiently across the network. The Cisco 7600-SSC-400 is also designed for reliability and durability, with a minimum operating temperature of 0 °C and a maximum operating temperature of 40 °C. It can operate within a relative humidity range of 10% (noncondensing) to 90% (noncondensing), ensuring stable performance under various environmental conditions. For storage, it can withstand temperatures ranging from -20 °C to 65 °C. This service card occupies only one slot within Cisco 7600 series routers, making it an efficient choice for expanding network capabilities without requiring extensive space. It weighs 8 lbs, indicating its solid build and durability for long-term use. Other notable features include: - A single LED for status indication, simplifying diagnostics and monitoring. - Compatibility with a minimum Cisco IOS release of 12.2(18)SXE2, ensuring support for advanced networking features and security protocols. - The ability to host a maximum of two SPA (Shared Port Adapter) services carriers, expanding the card's functionality and flexibility in supporting various network interfaces and services. In summary, the Cisco 7600-SSC-400 is an essential component for organizations seeking to enhance their Cisco 7600 series routers with additional forwarding capacity, connectivity options, and advanced routing capabilities. Its design and specifications make it a valuable asset for managing large-scale networking environments, ensuring high performance, reliability, and scalability.


Item Number Cisco 7600-SSC-400
Manufacturer Cisco
Processing Speed 400 MHz Core Frequency
Architecture Broadcom 1125 MIPS Processor
Indicator LEDs Single
Slot Usage One Slot
Mass 8 pounds
Operational Temperature Range (Low) 0 degrees Celsius
Operational Temperature Range (High) 40 degrees Celsius
Operational Humidity Range (Low) 10% RH, Non-condensing
Operational Humidity Range (High) 90% RH, Non-condensing
Storage Temperature (Low) -20 degrees Celsius
Storage Temperature (High) 65 degrees Celsius
Compatibility Compatible with Cisco 7600 Series Routers
Forwarding Engines Count 4
IPv4 Routing Capacity Supports up to 20 Million IPv4 Routes
IPv6 Routing Capacity Supports up to 10 Million IPv6 Routes
10 Gigabit Ethernet Ports 4 Ports
Gigabit Ethernet Ports 8 Ports
Packet Forwarding Rate Maximum 48 Million Packets per Second (Mpps)
Bandwidth Capacity Maximum 40 Gigabits per Second (Gbps)
Intended Application High-Volume Network Environments
Shared Port Adapters (SPA) Support Yes
SPA Slots Available Maximum of 2
Required IOS Version Minimum of Cisco IOS 12.2(18)SXE2
Slot Occupancy Utilizes One Slot
Router Series Compatibility Designed for Cisco 7600 Series Routers

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