Skip to content


by Cisco
Product Line: Cisco A9K-MPA-20X10GE
Product Type: Router
Sold out
Original price $0.00 - Original price $1,799.00
Original price
$0.00 - $1,799.00
Current price $0.00
Title: Surplus

Orders typically ship within 1-3 Business days, if you need an item to ship sooner please contact us.

Product Description

The Cisco A9K-MPA-20X10GE is a high-performance router module designed for use in the Cisco ASR 9000 series routers. It features 20 ports, each capable of providing 10 Gbps of throughput, making it ideal for high-speed data center and service provider applications. The module supports a wide range of Layer 2 and Layer 3 features, including virtual private LAN service (VPLS), Ethernet VPN (EVPN), and MPLS.

Key Feature for the A9K-MPA-20X10GE

1. 20 10-Gbps ports
2. Support for VPLS, EVPN, and MPLS
3. Flexible Quality of Service (QoS) options
4. Advanced routing and forwarding capabilities
5. Redundant power supplies for maximum uptime
6. Flexible management options, including a command-line interface (CLI) and web-based GUI

Product Review

The Cisco A9K-MPA-20X10GE boasts an impressive 20 x 10 GbE SFP slots and 2 x 100 GbE QSFP28 ports, making it an attractive option for businesses needing high-speed networking capabilities. The 10 GbE ports are ideal for connecting multiple LANs, allowing for increased throughput and more reliable performance. Additionally, the 100 GbE port supports a wide array of protocols, including MPLS and OSPF, making this product stand out from similar network devices. These features deliver greater scalability and flexibility for users, making the Cisco A9K-MPA-20X10GE an excellent choice for any business environment.


The Cisco A9K-MPA-20x10GE is a carrier-grade, 10 gigabit-per-second Ethernet and multi-protocol label switching port adapter that is designed to be used in the Cisco Aggregation Services Router (ASR) 9000 Series system. This high-performance, cost-effective port adapter provides advanced switching capabilities for both network infrastructures and service provider environments. With the Cisco A9K-MPA-20x10GE, businesses of all sizes can enjoy the benefits of increased throughput, lower latency, and faster data transfer speeds. The Cisco A9K-MPA-20x10GE supports 20 SFP+ ports with full duplex operations at 10Gbps speeds per port. It’s capable of delivering non-blocking aggregate bandwidth of 200 Gbps and forwarding rate of up to 800 mpps. The device supports Layer 2 and Layer 3 packet processing across the 10G ports and provides IPv4, IPv6 protocol support. The port adapter also supports advanced features like link aggregation, quality of service (QoS), Access Control List (ACL), traffic policing and shaping. Furthermore, the device can support virtual private networks (VPNs), software defined networking (SDN), Network Address Translation (NAT) and other multicast functions. The port adapter also offers strong security functionality with support for IEEE 802.1X for authentication and advanced encryption standard (AES) for data encryption in transit. Additionally, it offers tools for remote management such as Cisco Network Plug and Play (Cisco NPnP), Cisco Prime Infrastructure (Cisco PI), and Embedded Event Manager (EEM). These tools enable users to remotely configure, deploy, provision, and manage their networks from any device or location. It is also capable of interoperating with other devices that are part of the ASR 9000 series; such as line cards, switch fabrics, chassis Fan Trays, Power Supply Units (PSUs) and more. In addition, the device has been designed to be energy efficient, providing a power draw of up to 120W when operating at full capacity. The Cisco A9K-MPA-20x10GE is an extremely efficient and effective port adapter that is suitable for a range of networking environments. Its high-performance features make it an ideal choice for businesses who need to upgrade their network infrastructure quickly with minimal disruption and maximum capability.

Compare products

{"one"=>"Select 2 or 3 items to compare", "other"=>"{{ count }} of 3 items selected"}

Select first item to compare

Select second item to compare

Select third item to compare