Data Sheet

Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers
Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers build on 25 years of Cisco innovation and product leadership. The new platforms are architected to enable the next phase of branch-office evolution, providing rich media collaboration and virtualization to the branch while maximizing operational cost savings The Integrated Services Routers Generation 2 platforms are future-enabled with multi-core CPUs, support for high capacity DSPs (Digital Signal Processors) for future enhanced video capabilities, high powered service modules with improved availability, Gigabit Ethernet switching with enhanced POE, and new energy monitoring and control capabilities while enhancing overall system performance. Additionally, a new Cisco IOS Software Universal image and Services Ready Engine module enable you to decouple the deployment of hardware and software, providing a flexible technology foundation which can quickly adapt to evolving network requirements. Overall, the Cisco 2900 Series offer unparalleled total cost of ownership savings and network agility through the intelligent integration of market leading security, unified communications, wireless, and application services.
Figure 1. Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers
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Product Overview
Cisco 2900 Series builds on the best-in-class offering of the existing Cisco 2800 Series Integrated Services Routers by offering four platforms (Figure 1): the Cisco 2901, 2911, 2921, and 2951 Integrated Services Routers. All Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers offer embedded hardware encryption acceleration, voice- and video-capable digital signal processor (DSP) slots, optional firewall, intrusion prevention, call processing, voicemail, and application services. In addition, the platforms support the industries widest range of wired and wireless connectivity options such as T1/E1, T3/E3, xDSL, copper and fiber GE.

Key Business Benefits
The Integrated Services Routers Generation 2 (ISR G2) provide superior services integration and agility. Designed for scalability, the modular architecture of these platforms enables you to grow and adapt with your business needs. Table 1 lists the business benefits of the Cisco 2900 Series.

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the Cisco 2900 Series modular architecture offers increased capacity and performance as your network needs grow. timedivision multiplexing (TDM) interconnections. The Universal image contains all of the Cisco IOS technology sets which can be activated with a software license. enabling tighter services interactions across modules while reducing the overhead on the route processor. ● The Cisco 2900 Series introduces an innovative multigigabit fabric (MGF) that allows for efficient module-tomodule communication.Data Sheet Table 1. This allows your business to quickly deploy advanced features without downloading a new IOS image. Architectural Feature Modular platform Processors Embedded IP Security with Security Sockets Layer (IPSec/SSL) VPN hardware acceleration Multigigabit fabric (MGF) TDM interconnectivity fabric © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. ◦ Platform Architecture and Modularity The Cisco 2900 Series is architected to meet the application demands of today’s branch offices with design flexibility for future applications. security. including materials and energy use. ● Designed to address customer business requirements. and network resiliency. ● The Cisco 2900 Series are powered by high-performance multi-core processors that can support the growing demands of high-speed WAN connections to the branch-office while also running multiple concurrent services. allowing for scaling of DS-0 channel capacity. The modular architecture is designed to support increasing bandwidth requirements. enabling greater efficiencies and cost savings. ◦ Services integration Services On Demand High performance with integrated services Network agility Energy efficiency Investment protection ● The Cisco 2900 Series maximizes investment protection: Reuse of a broad array of existing modules supported on the original Integrated Services Routers provides a lower cost of ownership A rich set of Cisco IOS Software features carried forward from the original Integrated Services Routers and delivered in a single universal image. mobility. Architectural Features and Benefits Benefits ● The Cisco 2900 Series ISRs are highly modular platforms with several types of module slots to add connectivity and services for varied branch-office network requirements. ● A multigigabit fabric (MGF) enables high-bandwidth module-to-module communication without compromising routing performance. ● The Cisco 2900 Series enables deployment in high speed WAN environments with concurrent services enabled up to 75 Mbps. wireless. optimizes raw materials consumption and energy usage. which combined with an optional Cisco IOS Security license. ● The Cisco 2900 Series architecture provides energy-saving features that include the following: The Cisco 2900 Series offers intelligent power management and allows the customer to control power to the modules based on the time of day. video. Table 2 lists the architectural features and benefits of the Cisco 2900 Series. and fully integrated power distribution to modules supporting 802. Additionally. Services integration and modularity on a single platform performing multiple functions. ● Unified communications services in the branch office are significantly enhanced with the use of a TDM interconnectivity fabric in the system architecture. Benefits Key Business Benefits of the Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers. Flexibility to adapt as your business needs evolve. ◦ ◦ ◦ ◦ ◦ Page 2 of 13 . enables WAN link security and VPN services (both IPSec and SSL acceleration). Cisco EnergyWise technology will be supported in the future. All rights reserved. and data services.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE) and Cisco Enhanced PoE (ePoE). ● The onboard encryption hardware replaces and outperforms the advanced integration modules (AIMs) of previous generations. larger default memory is included to support the new capabilities. High efficiency power supplies are provided with each platform. ● The ISRs offer an industry-leading breadth of LAN and WAN connectivity options through modules to accommodate field upgrades for future technologies without requiring a platform replacement. Description ● The Cisco 2900 Series ISRs offer increased levels of services integration with voice. a diversity of connection options. Table 2. This document is Cisco Public Information. ● The Cisco Services Ready Engine (SRE) enables a new operational model which allows you to reduce capital expenditures (CapEx) and deploy a variety of application services as needed on a single integrated compute services module. Platform flexibility and ongoing development of both hardware and software capabilities lead to a longer product lifecycle. ● A single Cisco IOS® Software Universal image is installed on each ISR G2. ● Embedded hardware encryption acceleration is enhanced to provide higher scalability. ● Modular interfaces offer increased bandwidth. lowering all aspects of the total cost of ownership.

and EVMs. ● An optional upgrade to the internal power supply provides inline power (802. the Cisco 2911. You can use the Cisco RPS 2300 to provide redundant power for Cisco 2900 Series ISRs as well as Cisco Catalyst® switches. innovative USB console port offers management connectivity for devices without a serial port such as modern laptop computers. enhanced network modules (NMEs). ● The Cisco 2911. 2921.com/go/2900 Table 3. ● An adapter module enables backward compatibility with existing network modules. and maintaining configurations across a variety of branch-office sizes. and 2951 ISRs. 2921. ● Service module slots provide twice the power capabilities relative to the network-module slots. ● One of the three 10/100/1000 Ethernet WAN ports on the Cisco 2921 and 2951 supports Small Form-Factor Pluggable (SFP)-based connectivity in lieu of a RJ-45 port and enabling fiber connectivity. including a list of supported SFPs for the Cisco 2900 Series. 2921. Full EnergyWise support will be available in future software releases. Additionally.Data Sheet Architectural Feature Integrated Gigabit Ethernet ports Benefits ● All onboard WAN ports are 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet WAN routed ports. ● A new. implementing large network rollouts. An assembly that provides front-to-back airflow is also available for 23” racks. and 2951 allow for power redundancy through the use of an external RPS device. which are Service Modules that require two SM slots. Most of the modules available on previous generations of Cisco routers. and 2951. Innovative universal-serial-bus (USB)-based console access Optional integrated power supply for distribution of PoE and universal DC power supply Optional External Redundant Power Supply (RPS) PoE Boost Designed for Flexible Deployments Modularity Features and Benefits The Cisco 2900 Series provides significantly enhanced modular capabilities (refer to Table 3) offering investment protection for customers. ● On the Cisco 2911. is available at: http://www. 2921.cisco. ● Power to service module slots can be managed by extensions similar to the Cisco EnergyWise framework. thereby decreasing network downtime and protecting the network from power-supply failures. All rights reserved. ● The Cisco 2911 and 2951 are designed for NEBS environments ● The 2911 is 12” deep and has an optional fan filter for deployments in a variety of environments. ISR Modules Cisco Service Module Modularity Features and Benefits Benefits ● Each service module slot offers high-data-throughput capability: Up to 4 Gbps aggregate toward the route processor Up to 2 Gbps aggregate to other module slots over MGF ● Service module (SM) slots are highly flexible with support for double-wide service modules (SM-D's). Page 3 of 13 . ● When connected to an external RPS device. an optional DC power supply will be available in the future that extends deployment into central offices and industrial environments. ● Redundant power on the Cisco 2900 Series is supported through the Cisco RPS 2300 Redundant Power System. ● A service module slot replaces the network module and the extension module for voice/fax (EVM) slots and is offered on Cisco 2911. and 2951 can operate in a PoE boost configuration in lieu of redundant power mode—whereby the power capacity of the platform is increased to twice the normal level to power additional PoE ports. modules can be used on other supported Cisco platforms to provide maximum investment protection. are supported on the Cisco 2900 Series. A complete list of supported modules. This document is Cisco Public Information. Taking advantage of common interface cards across a network greatly reduces the complexity of managing inventory requirements.3af-compliant PoE and Cisco Inline Power) to integrated switch modules. ● Traditional console and auxiliary ports are also available. so your organization can reduce energy consumption in your network infrastructure. ◦ ◦ © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. ● In order to use the Cisco RPS 2300. SM-Ds in the Cisco 2921 and 2951 provide flexibility for higher-density modules. an external RPS adapter is required (configurable option) to connect the platform to the external RPS. such as the Cisco 2800 Series. allowing for flexibility for higher-scale and better-performance modules.

access. enabled through the Cisco software licensing infrastructure. Compact Flash slots USB 2. ● Investment protection for PVDM2 modules is supported through an adapter module. ● Each PVDM3 slot connects back to the system architecture through a 2 Gbps aggregate link through the MGF. simplify software delivery and decrease the operational costs of deploying new features. Each slot can support high-speed storage densities upgradeable to 4 GB in density. high availability.6 Gbps aggregate toward the route processor Up to 2 Gbps aggregate to other module slots over the MGF ● Flexibility to support double-wide modules is enabled by combining two EHWIC slots.com/go/sa.cisco. ● Each HWIC slot offers high-data-throughput capability: Up to 1. The USB ports enable secure token capabilities and storage. ◦ ◦ Page 4 of 13 . existing AIM modules are not supported in the ISM slot. and 2951 allow for more flexible configurations. you can activate the licenses through the Cisco software activation process identified at http://www. ● Four integrated EHWIC slots on the Cisco 2901. ● Power to ISM slots can be managed by extensions similar to the Cisco EnergyWise framework. Cisco IOS Software Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers deliver innovative technologies running on industry-leading Cisco IOS Software. and embedded management. 2921. You can enable advanced features by activating a software license on the Universal image.0(1)M span multiple technology areas. In previous generations of access routers.0(1)M is available immediately and provides support for a comprehensive portfolio of Cisco technologies. IP Routing and Multicast. Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS). voice interface cards (VICs). Developed for wide deployment in the world's most demanding enterprise.4T. quality of service (QoS). ◦ Cisco High-Density Packet Voice Digital Signal Processor (DSP) Module (PVDM3) slots on motherboard ● PVDM3 slots natively support PVDM3 modules. so your organization can reduce energy consumption in your network infrastructure. and service provider networks.0 ports are supported. The four licenses are as follows: ● ● ● IP Base: This technology package is available as default. ● Power to the PVDM slots can be managed by extensions similar to the Cisco EnergyWise framework.4 and 12. ● Two high-speed USB 2. Release 15. Full EnergyWise support will be available in future software releases. ◦ Cisco Internal Services Module (ISM) A single ISM slot provides flexibility to integrate intelligent service modules on an internal slot within the chassis ● Each ISM slot offers high-data-throughput capability: Up to 4 Gbps aggregate toward the route processor Up to 2 Gbps aggregate to other module slots over the MGF ● The ISM replaces the AIM slot. All rights reserved. Four major technology licenses are available on the Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers. so your organization can reduce energy consumption in your network infrastructure. VPNs. providing support for richer density for rich-media voice and video. the Integrated Services Routers Generation 2 platforms are supported on Cisco IOS Software releases 15M&T. New innovations in 15. voice.Data Sheet ISR Modules Cisco Enhanced High-Speed WAN Interface Card (EHWIC) Benefits ● The EHWIC slot provides enhancements to the prior generation’s high-speed WAN interface card (HWIC) slots while provide maximum investment protection by natively supporting HWICs. 2911. including security. IP Mobility. Data Unified Communications © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. Up to 2 doublewide HWIC (HWIC-D) modules are supported. This document is Cisco Public Information. Technology packages and feature licenses.0 ports ● Two external Compact Flash slots are available on the Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers. and voice/WAN interface cards (VWICs). Cisco IOS Software Licensing and Packaging A single Cisco IOS Universal image encompassing all IOS technology feature sets is delivered with the platforms. Full EnergyWise support will be available in future software releases. WAN interface cards (WICs). including the functionality and features delivered in releases 12. these feature sets required you to download a new software image.

The Cisco 2900 Series provides 2 or 3 onboard PVDM3 slots. Automated Attendant. and QoS. supporting a broad array of signaling and physical network interfaces. which has been optimized for voice and video support. Businesses enjoy the benefit of deploying a single device that meets all their needs. Just as HTML enables you to retrieve data with a PC. Collaboration. for up to 200 sessions on the Cisco 2951. also inherently available in Cisco IOS Software. transcoding. The Cisco 2900 Series adds support for the new Cisco High-Density Packet Voice Digital Signal Processor (DSP) Module (PVDM3). Designed to meet the requirements of the branch office. All rights reserved. helps ensure that branch-office employees have uninterrupted telephony services and features. VoiceXML Application Services The Cisco 2900 Series also supports standards-certified VoiceXML browser services. reducing capital and operational expenses. and an option on the Cisco 2900 Series. the integrated solution for voicemail. Coupled with Cisco Unity® Express. The Cisco Unified Border Element extends these capabilities for business-to-business TelePresence communications. the Cisco 2900 Series offers the branch office a complete range of unified communications services while delivering industry-leading security within a single platform. With embedded voice services and a wide range of supported telephony interfaces. Unified Communications.com/go/g2licensing Key Branch-Office Services The Cisco Integrated Services Routers are industry-leading platforms that offer unprecedented levels of services integration. signal and media security.cisco. Page 5 of 13 . including a variety of protocols. and session control. serving as a critical component of a Cisco's video architecture (Medianet) and enterprise Unified Communications solution. these platforms provide a complete solution with voice. Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express (CME) provides a broad range of IP private-branch-exchange (PBX) and keysystem features integrated into the router for the small and midsize branch office. VoiceXML is an open-standard markup language used to create voice-enabled web browsers and IVR applications. ® © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. Cisco Survivable Remote Site Telephony (SRST). even if the connection to a centralized Cisco Unified Communications Manager is disrupted. VoiceXML enables you to retrieve data using voice or dual-tone-multifrequency (DTMF) telephony input. security. the Cisco 2900 Series delivers maximum deployment flexibility for the distributed enterprise. This document is Cisco Public Information. depending on the platform. Unified communications is enabled through a rich signaling and media-processing infrastructure. The new PVDM3 modules support all voice-gateway functions of earlier generations of PVDMs and add higher density and more processing power to support emerging rich-media applications. The Cisco 2900 Series can deliver a much higher range of concurrent voice-gateway services combined with VoiceXML browser services. security. minimizing the IT hardware footprint and total cost of ownership at the branch office. conferencing. and Voice-Gateway Services The Cisco 2900 Integrated Services Router is the foundation for collaboration in the small and midsize branch office. with scaling improvements to support Cisco TelePresence conferencing. media interworking. Cisco Integrated Services Routers also feature a wide range of voice-gateway interfaces. please visit http://www. Cisco Unified Communications Manager Express and Survivable Remote Site Telephony The Cisco Integrated Services Routers natively provide optional unified communications services within the Cisco IOS Software. The Cisco 2900 Series enables a full range of existing and emerging video services. mobility and application services. video. and interactive voice response (IVR).Data Sheet ● Security (SEC) or Security with No Payload Encryption (SEC-NPE) For additional information and details about Cisco IOS Software licensing and packaging on Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers.

Cisco Unified Border Element provides intelligent border-element functions such as physical and logical ingress and egress demarcation points. threat protection. and accounting (AAA) and public key infrastructure (PKI) Detailed information about the security features and solutions supported on the Cisco 2900 Series is available at http://www. 12. or Enhanced Easy VPN ● Integrated threat control: Responding to sophisticated network attacks and threats using Cisco IOS Firewall. As part of the Cisco' SAFE architectural framework that allows organizations to identify. routers can replace or complement existing landline infrastructure.com/go/routersecurity. including fast secure mobility. Cisco IOS Zone-Based Firewall. and ISDN. with mobility capabilities of 3G WAN access. Video. and encryption architectures for enabling more scalable and manageable VPN networks. Integrated Network Security for Data. Wireless and Mobility Services Wireless LAN/WAN The Cisco Integrated Services Routers supporting the Cisco Unified Wireless Architecture enable deployment of secure. The Cisco 2900 Series offers onboard hardware-based encryption acceleration to provide greater IPSec throughput with less overhead for the route processor when compared with software-based encryption solutions. such as remote management. and Flexible Packet Matching (FPM) ● Identity management: Intelligently protecting endpoints using technologies such as authentication. such as dialup. and consolidated security and management features. The Cisco IOS Software Security technology package for the Cisco 2900 Series offers a wide array of common security features such as advanced application inspection and control. the Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers facilitate secure business transactions and collaboration. authorization. up to 3 times the number of sessions. advanced IP services such as voice over IP (VoIP). The Cisco 2900 Series supports higher scale than previously provided on the Cisco 2800 Series. anywhere access to company resources. and simplified management. Wireless WAN Cisco third-generation (3G) wireless WAN (WWAN) modules combine traditional enterprise router functions. Cisco 3G solutions support 3G standards High-Speed Packet Access (HSPA) and Evolution Data Only/Evolution Data Optimized (EVDO) providing you with a true multipath WAN © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. Cisco Wireless LAN Controllers work in conjunction with Cisco lightweight access points and the Cisco Wireless Control System (WCS) to provide system-wide WLAN functions. manageable wireless LANs (WLANs) optimized for remote sites and branch offices. The Cisco Wireless LAN Controller Module on the Cisco 2900 Series allows small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and enterprise branch offices to costeffectively deploy and manage secure WLANs. Using high-speed 3G wireless networks.Data Sheet Cisco Unified Border Element The Cisco Unified Border Element capabilities supported on the Cisco 2900 Series address the emerging requirements in an IP-centric interconnect for branch-office unified communications between enterprises and service provider networks. Dynamic Multipoint VPN (DMVPN). Cisco IOS Content Filtering. Voice. Cisco Integrated Services Routers offer a comprehensive and adaptable security solution for branch offices that includes features such as: ● Secure connectivity: Secure collaborative communications with Group Encrypted Transport VPN. survivable authentication. and adapt to network security threats. signaling and media control. This document is Cisco Public Information. Cisco IOS IPS. and Mobility Security is essential to protect a business’ intellectual property while also ensuring business continuity and providing the ability to extend the corporate workplace to employees who need anytime. and 25 access points.cisco. Frame Relay. All rights reserved. prevent. and security. managing up to 6. Page 6 of 13 .

Cisco Integrated Services Routers combined with Cisco WAAS Network Modules. the Cisco Enhanced EtherSwitch modules enable the newest Cisco power initiatives. The SRE modules also support up to 1 terabyte of storage. For more information about 3G solutions on Cisco Integrated Services Routers. The solution allows you to consolidate costly server. storage. Cisco Video Surveillance. The hardware and software decoupling provided by the service-ready deployment model enables applications to be provisioned on the module at the time of its installation or remotely anytime thereafter. network interfaces. with Cisco application acceleration solutions. Integrated LAN Switching The Cisco 2900 Integrated Services Routers (Cisco 2911 through Cisco 2951) support the new Cisco Enhanced EtherSwitch Service Modules. ® Application Services As organizations continue to centralize and consolidate their branch-office IT infrastructure in an effort to reduce cost and complexity. To address these challenges. The Service Ready Engine enables © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. Cisco Unity Express. and memory that operate independently of the host router resources. Cisco IOS Software features such as NBAR. The modules have their own processors. ACLs. at the right time. hardware-assisted virtualization and cryptography options.cisco. which greatly expand router capabilities by integrating industry-leading Layer 2 or Layer 3 switching with feature sets identical to those found in the Cisco Catalyst 2960 and Catalyst 3650-E Series Switches performing local line-rate switching and routing. The Service Module hardware offers up to a seven times performance improvement over the previous generation Network Modules and provides a multi-core x86-64 processor. RAID configurations. and custom applications on a portfolio of highperformance Cisco Services Ready Engine (SRE) modules that transparently integrate into the router. per-port PoE power monitoring. The Cisco SRE module enables on-demand provisioning of branch-office applications on the Cisco 2900 Series platforms so that you can deploy the right application. and other applications under development. lowering power consumption. storage. Cisco Application Extension Platform (AXP). Page 7 of 13 . and PfR intelligently control the traffic to maximize the quality of the user experience and employee productivity. helping to ensure maximum concurrent routing and application performance while reducing physical space requirements.Data Sheet backup and the ability to rapidly deploy primary WAN connectivity. The new Cisco Enhanced EtherSwitch Service Modules take advantage of the increased power capabilities on the Cisco 2900 ISRs. These technologies allow you to meet increased endpoint power requirements without increasing the total power consumption of the branch. the Cisco 2900 Series provides the capability to host Cisco. Cisco EnergyWise. Cisco Enhanced Power over Ethernet (ePoE). and application acceleration. Additionally. caching. The user experience can be further enhanced through the addition of a Cisco WAAS Network Module which can be used to securely provide more advanced WAN optimization techniques such as TCP optimization. IOS based traffic control and visibility. please visit www. ensure continuous service availability. Cisco Services Ready Engine The Cisco Services Ready Engine solution is available in a Service Module (SM) and Internal Service Module (ISM) form factor. in the right place. provide optimal performance for applications delivered from a central data center to branch-office users. and RPS-enabled PoE boost. third-party. Cisco Wireless LAN Controller (WLC). they are challenged to provide an excellent user experience. and Netflow provide visibility and monitoring of traffic patterns and application performance while IOS features such as QoS.com/go/3g. Supported solutions include Cisco Wide Area Application Services (WAAS). This document is Cisco Public Information. and consolidating management. and backup infrastructure into data centers while maintaining LANlike service levels for remote users. All rights reserved. IP SLA. and deliver business-relevant applications when and where they are needed. Application Acceleration The Cisco 2900 Series seamlessly combines industry leading security. compression.

Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM) is a distributed and customized approach to event detection and recovery offered directly in a Cisco IOS Software device.15 and FR. Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE). voice. enable your organization’s management applications. MPLS. and NetFlow which allow you to know the status of your network at all times. Feature WSMA Embedded Management Features Available with Cisco IOS Software Description The Web Services Management Agent (WSMA) defines a mechanism through which you can manage a network device.Data Sheet organizations of various sizes to future-proof their network by allowing them to quickly deploy new branch-office applications without deploying new hardware. Frame Relay. 802. IPv6. IPv4-to-IPv6 Multicast. © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates.cisco. and TR-069 The Cisco network management applications listed in Table 6 are standalone products that you can download or purchase to manage your Cisco network devices.16). Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP). BGP Router Reflector. Protocols Cisco 2900 ISR G2 Series IOS Software Features and Protocols Support IPv4.1ag. Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS). Hierarchical QoS. corrective. X. Weighted Random Early Detection (WRED). Class-Based Weighted Fair Queuing (CBWFQ). Bi-Directional Forwarding Detection (BVD).1q VLAN. enabling quick and easy deployment. PIM Source Specific Multicast (SSM). Remote Monitoring (RMON). Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM). Performance Routing (PfR). static routes. retrieve configuration data information.21. All rights reserved. and upload and manipulate new configuration data.com/go/fn. Cisco IOS IP Service-Level Agreements (SLAs) enable you to assure new business-critical IP applications.3ah. 802. Serial (RS-232. Syslog. L2 and L3 VPN Ethernet. It offers the ability to monitor events and take informational. RMON. High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC). and EIA-530). L2TPv3. or any desired EEM action when the monitored events occur or when a threshold is reached. Page 8 of 13 . EEM IPSLA SNMP. Open Shortest Path First (OSPF).35. and ATM QoS. and in-house developed network management applications to achieve their OpEx and productivity goals. third-party. you can select the ones that best fit your needs. Refer to Tables 4 and 5 below for details about network management and manageability support on Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers. Enhanced IGRP (EIGRP). RS-449. These features. 802. as well as IP services that use data. Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). Day-one device support provides immediate manageability support for the Integrated Services Router. Table 5 lists the embedded management features available with Cisco IOS Software. monitoring. and Network-Based Advanced Routing (NBAR) Encapsulations Traffic management Note: For a more comprehensive list of features supported in Cisco IOS software refer to the Feature Navigator tool at: http://www. Multilink Frame Relay (MLFR) (FR. NetFlow. Organizations rely on Cisco. Multicast Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMPv3) Protocol Independent Multicast sparse mode (PIM SM). The applications are built specifically for the different operational phases. WSMA uses XML-based data encoding that is transported by the Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) for the configuration data and protocol messages. This document is Cisco Public Information. reducing the cost of rolling out branch-office services. syslog. V. and TR069 in addition to the embedded management features previously mentioned. Managing Your Integrated Services Routers Network management applications are instrumental in lowering operating expenses (OpEx) while improving network availability by simplifying and automating many of the day-to-day tasks associated with managing an end-to-end network. Table 4. Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE). Multilink Point-to-Point Protocol (MLPPP). PolicyBased Routing (PBR). NetFlow. Distance Vector Multicast Routing Protocol (DVMRP). The new Integrated Services Routers continue a tradition of broad and deep manageability features such as IP service-level agreement (IP SLA). and video in an IP network Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers also support SNMP. Underpinning those applications are the embedded management features available in every Integrated Services Router. Table 5. IPSec. and troubleshooting from Cisco and third-party applications. along with Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and syslog.

thereby reducing the time and complexities associated with image management. corporate governance. template-based management. Network wide deployment. This tool simplifies router. and compliance CiscoWorks NCM CiscoWorks Network Compliance Manager (NCM) tracks and regulates configuration and software changes throughout a multivendor network infrastructure. administering. Analysis and Response System (Cisco Security MARS) for monitoring and mitigation. deployment. and basic LAN configuration through easy-to-use wizards. voicemail. It manages unified communications services in an integrated IP telephony. monitoring. WAN. CiscoWorks LMS CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution (LMS) is a suite of integrated applications for simplifying day-to-day management of a Cisco end-toend network. deployment. wireless.Data Sheet Table 6. Cisco 2900 Integrated Services Router Product Specifications Cisco 2901 Services and Slot Density Embedded hardware-based cryptography acceleration (IPSec + SSL) Cisco Unified SRST Sessions Cisco Unified CCME Sessions Total onboard WAN 10/100/1000 Ports RJ-45-based ports SFP-based ports (use of SFP port disables the corresponding RJ-45 port) Service Module slots Yes 35 35 2 2 0 0 Yes 50 50 3 3 0 1 Yes 100 100 3 3 1 1 Yes 250 150 3 3 1 2 Cisco 2911 Cisco 2921 Cisco 2951 © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. lowering OpEx while increasing network availability. Security staging. and technology requirements. Cisco Unified Provisioning Manager provides a reliable and scalable web-based solution for managing a company's crucial next-generation communications services. compact system. Page 9 of 13 . CiscoWorks also provides added-value support for the Cisco Services Ready Engine. and changes to configuration and image files Cisco Configuration Engine Summary As your business strives to lower the total cost of ownership in running your network and increase your overall employee productivity with more centralized and collaborative network applications. and switch service modules. and changes of licenses Cisco License Manager Staging. using new instrumentation such as Cisco IOS EEM Generic Online Diagnostics (GOLD). The Cisco 2900 Series is designed to consolidate the functions of many separate devices into a single. VPN. Cisco Security Manager is a leading enterprise-class application for managing security. Cisco Configuration Engine is a secure network management product that provides zero-touch image and configuration distribution through centralized. Easily manage Cisco IOS Software activation and licenses for a wide range of Cisco platforms running Cisco IOS Software as well as other operating systems with the secure client-server application Cisco License Manager. unified communications. It delivers provisioning of firewall. and intrusion-prevention-system (IPS) services across Cisco routers. enabling the management and distribution of software images to the SRE. security appliances. The suite also includes the Cisco Security Monitoring. The Cisco 2900 Series offers these solutions by providing enhanced performance and increased modular density to support multiple services. Table 7. IT. and troubleshooting Network wide staging. All rights reserved. you will need more intelligent branch-office solutions. Network Management Applications Application Description Operational Phase Device staging and configuration Cisco Configuration Professional Cisco Configuration Professional is a GUI device-management tool for Cisco IOS Software-based access routers. configuration. security. configuration. and messaging environment. It provides superior visibility into network changes and can track compliance with a broad variety of regulatory. This document is Cisco Public Information. and troubleshooting the Cisco Integrated Services Routers. and monitoring Cisco Security Manager Voice configuration and provisioning Cisco Unified Provisioning Manager Staging. CiscoWorks LMS offers network managers an easy-to-use web-based interface for configuring. configuration. In addition to supporting basic platform services of the Integrated Services Router.

PoE.3 lb (6.2 kg) 19 lb (8.3 kg) 3.6 kg) 34 lb (15.1 kg) 14.9 x 438.5 in. All rights reserved.5 x 17.5 x 438.25 x 18.2 x 439.3 in.9 x 438. PoE. 24 to 60Vdc.8 mm) 2RU included optional Yes 18 lb (8. (MAX) 12A (24V) 5A (60V) Maximum end-point PoE power available from PoE 130 power supply (Watts) Maximum end-point PoE power capacity with PoE Boost (Watts) DC Input Voltage N/A N/A 24 to 60Vdc. (MAX) 8A (24V) 3. autoranging positive or autoranging positive or negative.2 kg) 30 lb (13.9 x 438.25 x 12 in.25 x 18. (88.9 mm) 2RU included optional No 29 lb (13. PoE.2 to 1.5 x 17. and DC Cisco RPS 2300 Compact Flash (external) – Maximum slot 0: 4 GB slot 1: 4 GB External USB 2.6 kg) 34 lb (15.) 30 lb (13.2 x 469. This document is Cisco Public Information.4A <50A 60 320 370 280 750 100 to 240 VAC auto ranging 47 to 63 Hz 3. and DC Cisco RPS 2300 4 2 1 3 512 MB 2 GB slot 0: 256 MB slot 1: none slot 0: 4 GB slot 1: 4 GB 2 1 1 1 AC.4 to 1.6 kg) 21 lb (9.5 to 0. (88.4 cm) EIA Wall-mount (refer to installation guide for approved orientation) Weight with AC power supply (no modules) Weight with AC PoE power supply (no modules) Typical weight fully configured © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates.2 kg. autoranging positive or negative.25 x 17.5A (60V) (MAX) 12A (24V) 5A (60V) DC Input Current Physical Specifications Dimensions (H x W x D) N/A 1.2 x 469.5 kg) 16 lb (7.5 kg) Rack height Rack-mount 19in.4 lb (6. (58.75 x 17.5 kg) 3. and DC Cisco RPS 2300 4 2 1 3 512 MB 2 GB slot 0: 256 MB slot 1: none slot 0: 4 GB slot 1: 4 GB 2 1 1 1 AC.4 to 1.5 kg) 3. negative.2 kbps) Serial console port Serial auxiliary port Power-supply options RPS support (External) Power Specifications AC input voltage AC input frequency AC input current range AC power supply (maximum) AC input surge current Typical Power (no modules) (Watts) Maximum Power with AC power supply (Watts) Maximum Power with PoE power supply (platform only) (Watts) 2 1 1 1 AC and PoE No 100 to 240 VAC auto ranging 47 to 63 Hz 1.5 x 17. (44. (88. (48.4A <50A 70 340 405 370 750 24 to 60Vdc.2 x 304. Page 10 of 13 .0 flash memory slots (Type A) USB Console port (Type B) (up to 115.9 mm) 2RU included optional No 29 lb (13.6A <50A 40 150 175 100 to 240 VAC auto ranging 47 to 63 Hz 2.5 in.3 cm) EIA Rack Mount 23in.4 mm) 1RU (rack unit) included optional Yes 13.Data Sheet Cisco 2901 Double-wide Service Module slots (use of a double-wide slot will occupy all single-wide service module slots in a 2900) EHWIC slots Double-wide EHWIC slots (use of a double-wide EHWIC slot will consume two EHWIC slots) ISM slots Onboard DSP (PVDM) slots Memory DDR2 ECC DRAM – Default Memory (DDR2 ECC DRAM) – Maximum Compact Flash (external) – Default 0 Cisco 2911 0 Cisco 2921 1 Cisco 2951 1 4 2 1 2 512 MB 2 GB slot 0: 256 MB slot 1: none 4 2 1 2 512 MB 2 GB slot 0: 256 MB slot 1: none slot 0: 4 GB slot 1: 4 GB 2 1 1 1 AC.0A <50A 50 210 250 200 750 100 to 240 VAC auto ranging 47 to 63 Hz 3.

800m) maximum altitude Altitude Relative humidity Short-term (per NEBS) humidity 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 77ºF (0 to 25ºC) N/A N/A 10. G.101 ITU-T G.000m) maximum altitude Temperature: Short-term (per NEBS) 5906 feet (1.000 ft (3.101 ITU-T G.5/70.823. 60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 Telecom TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1.000m) 10 to 85% N/A Front to side N/A Cisco 2911 Side to side Front to back Cisco 2921 Front to back N/A Cisco 2951 Front to back N/A 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 86ºF (0 to 30ºC) 23° to 122° (–5 to F F 50° C) 13.823.2 No.cisco.823.000m) 5 to 85% 5% to 90%.3 dBA 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 86ºF (0 to 30ºC) N/A 10.000m) 10 to 85% N/A 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 86ºF (0 to 30ºC) 23° to 122° (–5 to F F 50° C) 13.6/74.000 ft (4.000 ft (4.024 kg water/kg of dry air 51. 60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 47 CFR.5 dBA –40 to 158ºF (–40 to 70ºC) 5 to 95% 15.2 No. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1. All rights reserved.101 ITU-T G.906 feet (1. This document is Cisco Public Information.4 dBA 62.570m) UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22. Part 15 ICES-003 Class A EN55022 Class A CISPR22 Class A AS/NZS 3548 Class A VCCI V-3 CNS 13438 EN 300-386 EN 61000 (Immunity) EN 55024.4/67. For a list of modules supported on the Cisco 2900 Series.000 ft (4.000 ft (4.3 RTTE Directive EMC 47 CFR. G. please visit: http://www.3 RTTE Directive UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22.824 IEEE 802.000 ft (3.2 No.3 RTTE Directive UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22.000 ft (4.123 feet (4.2 No.Data Sheet Cisco 2901 Airflow Optional Airflow Kit Environmental Specifications Operating Conditions Temperature: 5.4/67. Page 11 of 13 .824 IEEE 802.000m) 5 to 85% N/A Acoustic: Sound pressure (typical/maximum) Acoustic: Sound power (typical/maximum) Non-operating Conditions Temperature Relative humidity Altitude Regulatory Compliance Safety 41/53 dBA 49/61 dBA 54.570m) –40 to 158ºF (–40 to 70ºC) 5 to 95% 15. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1.570m) –40 to 176ºF (–40 to 80ºC) 5 to 95% 15.000 ft (4.5 dBA 54.html © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates.570m) –40 to 158ºF (–40 to 70ºC) 5 to 95% 15. Part 15 ICES-003 Class A EN55022 Class A CISPR22 Class A AS/NZS 3548 Class A VCCI V-3 CNS 13438 EN 300-386 EN 61000 (Immunity) EN 55024.101 ITU-T G.3 RTTE Directive Supported Modules The Cisco 2900 Series supports a wide range of modules that span industry-leading breadth of services at the branch office.000m ) maximum altitude Temperature: 13. but not to exceed 0. Part 15 ICES-003 Class A EN55022 Class A CISPR22 Class A AS/NZS 3548 Class A VCCI V-3 CNS 13438 EN 300-386 EN 61000 (Immunity) EN 55024.823. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1.8/62.843 feet (3. G.com/en/US/products/ps10537/products_relevant_interfaces_and_modules. 60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 47 CFR. Part 15 ICES-003 Class A EN55022 Class A CISPR22 Class A AS/NZS 3548 Class A VCCI V-3 CNS 13438 EN 300-386 EN 61000 (Immunity) EN 55024. 60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 47 CFR. G.824 IEEE 802.6/74.9 dBA 58.800) maximum altitude Temperature: 9.824 IEEE 802.4 dBA 62.

electronic commerce. For information about how to order the Cisco 2900 Series.512MB DRAM default. Optimization services are designed to continuously improve performance and help your team succeed with new technologies. © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. 1 ISM slot. bandwidth. visit http://www. please check the Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Router Price List at: or contact your local Cisco account representative. including the Cisco 2900 Series bundle offerings. security. Cisco SMARTnet technical support for the Cisco 2900 Series is available on a one-time or annual contract basis. 1 ISM slot. 4 EHWIC slots. All support contracts include: ● ● ® Major Cisco IOS Software updates in protocol. 256MB CF default . For additional product numbers. 4 EHWIC slots. This document is Cisco Public Information. Technical services help improve operational efficiency.512MB DRAM default. and efficiency of deployment. which provides basic ordering information. 256MB CF default . onsite consultation. To place an order. IP Base Cisco 2951 with 3 onboard GE. For more information. save money. 1 ISM slot.com/go/2900 or contact your local Cisco account representative. Refer to http://www. IP Base Cisco 2911 with 3 onboard GE. 2 DSP slots. replicable.cisco. IP Base Data License for Cisco 2901-2951 Unified Communications License for Cisco 2901-2951 Security License for Cisco 2901-2951 Product Name CISCO2901/K9 CISCO2911/K9 CISCO2921/K9 CISCO2951/K9 SL-29-DATA-K9 SL-29-UC-K9 SL-29-SEC-K9 Cisco Integrated Services Router Migration Options Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers are included in the standard Cisco Technology Migration Program (TMP). 256MB CF default . Warranty Information The Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers have a ninety (90) day limited liability warranty. 3 DSP slots.cisco. and feature improvements Full access rights to Cisco. 2 DSP slots. 1 ISM slot. All rights reserved. please visit http://www. 4 EHWIC slots.Data Sheet Ordering Information The Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers are orderable and shipping. Cisco 2900 Series Basic Ordering Information Product Description Cisco 2901 with 2 onboard GE.512MB DRAM default. Page 12 of 13 . Planning and design services align technology with business goals and can increase the accuracy. 3 DSP slots. and product information ● 24-hour access to the industry’s largest dedicated technical support staff For More Information For more information about the Cisco 2900 Series. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to create a clear. Cisco and Partner Services for the Branch Services from Cisco and our certified partners can help you transform the branch experience and accelerate business innovation and growth in the Borderless Network.cisco.com/go/services. 256MB CF default . please visit the Cisco 2900 Series Ordering Guide.512MB DRAM default. speed. 4 EHWIC slots. visit the Cisco Ordering Home Page and refer to Table 8. and mitigate risk. Table 8. Support options range from help-desk assistance to proactive.com technical libraries for technical assistance. IP Base Cisco 2921 with 3 onboard GE. optimized branch footprint across technologies.com/go/TMP and contact your local Cisco account representative for program details.

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