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Product Line: Cisco ASR 1000 Series Router
Product Type: Router
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Product Description

The ASR1001-PWR-AC Cisco features a desktop - modular - 3U form factor with an integrated chassis that supports both SIP and Ethernet line cards, which are not upgradable. It offers 4 SFP ports for connectivity and includes one SPA slot for shared port adapters. This device also provides embedded hardware-based encryption with up to 1.8-Gbps crypto support throughput, ensuring secure data transmission.

Key Feature for the ASR1001-PWR-AC

  • What is the form factor of this networking device?
    The device has a desktop - modular - 3U form factor.
  • How many SFP ports are available?
    There are 4 SFP ports available.
  • Does this device support wired connectivity?
    Yes, it supports wired connectivity.
  • Can you upgrade the SIP and Ethernet line card?
    No, the SIP and Ethernet line card is integrated into the chassis and cannot be upgraded.
  • What type of encryption does the device support?
    The device supports hardware-based encryption with up to 1.8-Gbps crypto support throughput.
  • Is the device rack-mountable?
    Yes, it is rack-mountable and fits a 19-inch rack with a height of 1U.
  • How many Shared Port Adapters (SPA) slots does the device have?
    The device has 1 SPA slot.
  • Are the ESP and RP slots integrated or modular?
    Both the ESP and RP slots are integrated into the device.
  • Does the device come with built-in Gigabit Ethernet ports?
    Yes, it comes with 4 built-in Gigabit Ethernet SFP ports.
  • How many SIP slots are available?
    The SIP slots are integrated, not separate slots available for expansion.

Product Review

The Cisco ASR1001-PWR-AC offers a compact form factor with a 3U, 19-inch rack-mountable design, suitable for space-constrained environments. Its integrated SIP and Ethernet line card, along with a fixed configuration of 4 SFP ports, limits expandability but ensures streamlined setup for specific networking needs. However, the device's non-upgradable design and single SPA slot may restrict future scalability and flexibility in rapidly evolving network infrastructures.


The Cisco ASR1001-PWR-AC is a desktop, modular networking device designed with a 3U form factor, tailored for secure, high-speed data communication needs. This device is engineered for wired connectivity and comes equipped with four built-in Gigabit Ethernet SFP ports, facilitating efficient network connections and data transfer. Embedded within the chassis of the Cisco ASR1001-PWR-AC is a SIP and Ethernet line card, which is not upgradable, emphasizing the device's dedicated functionality and reliability for specific networking tasks. One of the critical features of this product is its embedded hardware-based encryption, capable of supporting up to 1.8-Gbps crypto support throughput. This feature ensures secure data transmission, making it an ideal choice for networks that prioritize data security. Designed for versatility, the Cisco ASR1001-PWR-AC can be rack-mounted in a standard 19-inch rack, showcasing its adaptability in various installation environments. Despite its compact 1U rack height, it offers substantial connectivity and expansion options. The device features one Shared Port Adapter (SPA) slot, enhancing its functionality by allowing for additional network module integrations.
  • Four SFP ports for high-speed network connections
  • One SPA slot for modular expansion
  • Integrated hardware-based encryption for secure data transmission
The SFP ports support standard 1Gbps connections, providing flexibility in connecting to various network types and ensuring compatibility with a wide range of network infrastructures. The SPA slot further extends the device's capabilities, allowing users to tailor the router to their specific needs by adding different types of network interfaces or services. The Cisco ASR1001-PWR-AC also integrates Service Integration Processor (SIP) slots, Embedded Service Processor (ESP) slots, and Route Processor (RP) slots within its chassis. These integrated components signify the device's all-in-one approach to network routing, processing, and services, streamlining operations and reducing the need for multiple separate devices. This networking device is designed with efficiency and scalability in mind, offering a comprehensive solution for businesses looking to secure and accelerate their data communications. Its built-in features and expansion options make it a versatile choice for a wide range of networking applications, from small businesses to enterprise-level operations. With the Cisco ASR1001-PWR-AC, organizations can expect a reliable, high-performance networking solution that meets the demands of modern data communication networks.


Part Number and Manufacturer Cisco ASR1001-PWR-AC
Configuration Type Desktop - modular - 3U
Connection Method Wired
Built-in Ethernet Support 4 x SFP ports
Line Card Type Built into chassis; non-upgradable
Encryption Capability Supports up to 1.8 Gbps of encryption throughput
Installation Option 19-inch rack-mountable
Expansion Slot Type 1 SPA slot available
Unit Size for Rack 1U
Number of SFP Ports Four
Number of SPA Slots One
Number of SIP Slots Pre-integrated
Number of ESP Slots Pre-integrated
Number of RP Slots Pre-integrated

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