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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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Table 2. a diversity of connection options. allowing for scaling of DS-0 channel capacity. enabling tighter services interactions across modules while reducing the overhead on the route processor. ● 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. ● Embedded hardware encryption acceleration is enhanced to provide higher scalability. optimizes raw materials consumption and energy usage. Description ● The Cisco 2900 Series ISRs offer increased levels of services integration with voice. All rights reserved. the Cisco 2900 Series modular architecture offers increased capacity and performance as your network needs grow. Additionally. enabling greater efficiencies and cost savings. Platform flexibility and ongoing development of both hardware and software capabilities lead to a longer product lifecycle. ● Designed to address customer business requirements. ◦ ◦ ◦ ◦ ◦ Page 2 of 13 . wireless. ● 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. The modular architecture is designed to support increasing bandwidth requirements. ● The Cisco 2900 Series introduces an innovative multigigabit fabric (MGF) that allows for efficient module-tomodule communication. Services integration and modularity on a single platform performing multiple functions. lowering all aspects of the total cost of ownership. larger default memory is included to support the new capabilities. ● Modular interfaces offer increased bandwidth. mobility. ● 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. 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. enables WAN link security and VPN services (both IPSec and SSL acceleration). This document is Cisco Public Information.3af Power over Ethernet (PoE) and Cisco Enhanced PoE (ePoE). ● A multigigabit fabric (MGF) enables high-bandwidth module-to-module communication without compromising routing performance. 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. and data services. ● The onboard encryption hardware replaces and outperforms the advanced integration modules (AIMs) of previous generations. High efficiency power supplies are provided with each platform. timedivision multiplexing (TDM) interconnections. Table 2 lists the architectural features and benefits of the Cisco 2900 Series. ◦ 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. ● Unified communications services in the branch office are significantly enhanced with the use of a TDM interconnectivity fabric in the system architecture. security. ● The Cisco 2900 Series enables deployment in high speed WAN environments with concurrent services enabled up to 75 Mbps. video. Cisco EnergyWise technology will be supported in the future. Benefits Key Business Benefits of the Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers. and fully integrated power distribution to modules supporting 802. ◦ 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. which combined with an optional Cisco IOS Security license. and network resiliency. ● A single Cisco IOS® Software Universal image is installed on each ISR G2. Flexibility to adapt as your business needs evolve.Data Sheet Table 1. This allows your business to quickly deploy advanced features without downloading a new IOS image. ● 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. The Universal image contains all of the Cisco IOS technology sets which can be activated with a software license. including materials and energy use.

Most of the modules available on previous generations of Cisco routers. All rights reserved. ● On the Cisco 2911. Full EnergyWise support will be available in future software releases. An assembly that provides front-to-back airflow is also available for 23” racks. 2921. thereby decreasing network downtime and protecting the network from power-supply failures. innovative USB console port offers management connectivity for devices without a serial port such as modern laptop computers. an optional DC power supply will be available in the future that extends deployment into central offices and industrial environments. modules can be used on other supported Cisco platforms to provide maximum investment protection. ● When connected to an external RPS device. 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). such as the Cisco 2800 Series. and 2951 ISRs. A complete list of supported modules. Additionally. and 2951 allow for power redundancy through the use of an external RPS device. 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. and EVMs. ● The Cisco 2911.com/go/2900 Table 3. and 2951. ● Service module slots provide twice the power capabilities relative to the network-module slots. This document is Cisco Public Information. Page 3 of 13 . 2921. enhanced network modules (NMEs). ● 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. is available at: http://www. ● An optional upgrade to the internal power supply provides inline power (802. ● An adapter module enables backward compatibility with existing network modules. and maintaining configurations across a variety of branch-office sizes. are supported on the Cisco 2900 Series. ● A service module slot replaces the network module and the extension module for voice/fax (EVM) slots and is offered on Cisco 2911. ● In order to use the Cisco RPS 2300.3af-compliant PoE and Cisco Inline Power) to integrated switch modules.Data Sheet Architectural Feature Integrated Gigabit Ethernet ports Benefits ● All onboard WAN ports are 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet WAN routed ports. including a list of supported SFPs for the Cisco 2900 Series. the Cisco 2911. SM-Ds in the Cisco 2921 and 2951 provide flexibility for higher-density modules. ● 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. which are Service Modules that require two SM slots. an external RPS adapter is required (configurable option) to connect the platform to the external RPS. implementing large network rollouts. ● A new. Taking advantage of common interface cards across a network greatly reduces the complexity of managing inventory requirements. ● Redundant power on the Cisco 2900 Series is supported through the Cisco RPS 2300 Redundant Power System. 2921.cisco. You can use the Cisco RPS 2300 to provide redundant power for Cisco 2900 Series ISRs as well as Cisco Catalyst® switches. so your organization can reduce energy consumption in your network infrastructure. 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. ● Traditional console and auxiliary ports are also available. allowing for flexibility for higher-scale and better-performance modules. 2921. ◦ ◦ © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. ● Power to service module slots can be managed by extensions similar to the Cisco EnergyWise framework.

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

com/go/g2licensing Key Branch-Office Services The Cisco Integrated Services Routers are industry-leading platforms that offer unprecedented levels of services integration. which has been optimized for voice and video support. media interworking. including a variety of protocols. signal and media security. Unified communications is enabled through a rich signaling and media-processing infrastructure. security. The Cisco 2900 Series adds support for the new Cisco High-Density Packet Voice Digital Signal Processor (DSP) Module (PVDM3). Businesses enjoy the benefit of deploying a single device that meets all their needs. please visit http://www. the Cisco 2900 Series offers the branch office a complete range of unified communications services while delivering industry-leading security within a single platform. VoiceXML is an open-standard markup language used to create voice-enabled web browsers and IVR applications. the Cisco 2900 Series delivers maximum deployment flexibility for the distributed enterprise. even if the connection to a centralized Cisco Unified Communications Manager is disrupted. Coupled with Cisco Unity® Express. and session control. these platforms provide a complete solution with voice. the integrated solution for voicemail. helps ensure that branch-office employees have uninterrupted telephony services and features. VoiceXML enables you to retrieve data using voice or dual-tone-multifrequency (DTMF) telephony input. and Voice-Gateway Services The Cisco 2900 Integrated Services Router is the foundation for collaboration in the small and midsize branch office. The Cisco 2900 Series provides 2 or 3 onboard PVDM3 slots. Page 5 of 13 . supporting a broad array of signaling and physical network interfaces.cisco. Just as HTML enables you to retrieve data with a PC. With embedded voice services and a wide range of supported telephony interfaces. Collaboration. serving as a critical component of a Cisco's video architecture (Medianet) and enterprise Unified Communications solution. The Cisco Unified Border Element extends these capabilities for business-to-business TelePresence communications. with scaling improvements to support Cisco TelePresence conferencing. transcoding. also inherently available in Cisco IOS Software. Automated Attendant. Designed to meet the requirements of the branch office. and an option on the Cisco 2900 Series. 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. Cisco Survivable Remote Site Telephony (SRST). security. VoiceXML Application Services The Cisco 2900 Series also supports standards-certified VoiceXML browser services. and interactive voice response (IVR). reducing capital and operational expenses. conferencing. The Cisco 2900 Series can deliver a much higher range of concurrent voice-gateway services combined with VoiceXML browser services. and QoS. depending on the platform. The Cisco 2900 Series enables a full range of existing and emerging video services.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 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. minimizing the IT hardware footprint and total cost of ownership at the branch office. Cisco Integrated Services Routers also feature a wide range of voice-gateway interfaces. video. 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. ® © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. mobility and application services. Unified Communications. for up to 200 sessions on the Cisco 2951. This document is Cisco Public Information. All rights reserved.

and simplified management. and 25 access points. the Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers facilitate secure business transactions and collaboration. This document is Cisco Public Information. Voice. Cisco IOS IPS. Dynamic Multipoint VPN (DMVPN). such as dialup.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. Page 6 of 13 . 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. managing up to 6. with mobility capabilities of 3G WAN access. and adapt to network security threats. survivable authentication. Using high-speed 3G wireless networks. authorization. and security. and Flexible Packet Matching (FPM) ● Identity management: Intelligently protecting endpoints using technologies such as authentication. prevent.cisco. and consolidated security and management features. anywhere access to company resources. Wireless and Mobility Services Wireless LAN/WAN The Cisco Integrated Services Routers supporting the Cisco Unified Wireless Architecture enable deployment of secure. Cisco IOS Zone-Based Firewall.com/go/routersecurity. 12. or Enhanced Easy VPN ● Integrated threat control: Responding to sophisticated network attacks and threats using Cisco IOS Firewall. manageable wireless LANs (WLANs) optimized for remote sites and branch offices. 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. Cisco Unified Border Element provides intelligent border-element functions such as physical and logical ingress and egress demarcation points. 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. advanced IP services such as voice over IP (VoIP). routers can replace or complement existing landline infrastructure. up to 3 times the number of sessions. such as remote management. Cisco IOS Content Filtering. As part of the Cisco' SAFE architectural framework that allows organizations to identify. Wireless WAN Cisco third-generation (3G) wireless WAN (WWAN) modules combine traditional enterprise router functions. All rights reserved. and encryption architectures for enabling more scalable and manageable VPN networks. 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 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. Video. including fast secure mobility. and ISDN. threat protection. 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. 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. Frame Relay. signaling and media control. Integrated Network Security for Data. 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. The Cisco 2900 Series supports higher scale than previously provided on the Cisco 2800 Series.

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

Distance Vector Multicast Routing Protocol (DVMRP). PolicyBased Routing (PBR). enable your organization’s management applications. Refer to Tables 4 and 5 below for details about network management and manageability support on Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers. you can select the ones that best fit your needs. 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. Multilink Frame Relay (MLFR) (FR. and in-house developed network management applications to achieve their OpEx and productivity goals. Underpinning those applications are the embedded management features available in every Integrated Services Router.3ah. and upload and manipulate new configuration data. NetFlow. PIM Source Specific Multicast (SSM). static routes. Class-Based Weighted Fair Queuing (CBWFQ). or any desired EEM action when the monitored events occur or when a threshold is reached. Table 5. 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. RS-449. Day-one device support provides immediate manageability support for the Integrated Services Router. MPLS. The new Integrated Services Routers continue a tradition of broad and deep manageability features such as IP service-level agreement (IP SLA). enabling quick and easy deployment. syslog. © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. EEM IPSLA SNMP. Cisco IOS IP Service-Level Agreements (SLAs) enable you to assure new business-critical IP applications. and NetFlow which allow you to know the status of your network at all times. Hierarchical QoS. Intermediate System-to-Intermediate System (IS-IS). Enhanced IGRP (EIGRP). Syslog.com/go/fn. 802. Page 8 of 13 . Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM). and video in an IP network Cisco 2900 Series Integrated Services Routers also support SNMP. Open Shortest Path First (OSPF). It offers the ability to monitor events and take informational.21. corrective.cisco. Weighted Random Early Detection (WRED). High-Level Data Link Control (HDLC). X. The applications are built specifically for the different operational phases. 802. 802.35. retrieve configuration data information. along with Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and syslog. These features. voice. and EIA-530). IPv4-to-IPv6 Multicast. All rights reserved. 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. Bi-Directional Forwarding Detection (BVD). L2 and L3 VPN Ethernet. RMON. IPv6. Serial (RS-232. Organizations rely on Cisco. Generic Routing Encapsulation (GRE). as well as IP services that use data. 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. Multilink Point-to-Point Protocol (MLPPP). BGP Router Reflector. V. Performance Routing (PfR).1q VLAN. third-party. Table 4.15 and FR. and troubleshooting from Cisco and third-party applications. and ATM QoS. WSMA uses XML-based data encoding that is transported by the Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP) for the configuration data and protocol messages. reducing the cost of rolling out branch-office services. Table 5 lists the embedded management features available with Cisco IOS Software. NetFlow. Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE). 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. Protocols Cisco 2900 ISR G2 Series IOS Software Features and Protocols Support IPv4. Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP). Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). Frame Relay. IPSec. This document is Cisco Public Information. Multicast Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMPv3) Protocol Independent Multicast sparse mode (PIM SM).1ag.16). Remote Monitoring (RMON). L2TPv3.

Page 9 of 13 . It manages unified communications services in an integrated IP telephony. Cisco Configuration Engine is a secure network management product that provides zero-touch image and configuration distribution through centralized. security. The suite also includes the Cisco Security Monitoring. deployment. you will need more intelligent branch-office solutions. Network wide deployment. configuration. Table 7. Security staging. All rights reserved. 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 monitoring Cisco Security Manager Voice configuration and provisioning Cisco Unified Provisioning Manager Staging. lowering OpEx while increasing network availability. thereby reducing the time and complexities associated with image management. 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. administering. Cisco Security Manager is a leading enterprise-class application for managing security. 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. and switch service modules. CiscoWorks also provides added-value support for the Cisco Services Ready Engine. The Cisco 2900 Series offers these solutions by providing enhanced performance and increased modular density to support multiple services. and compliance CiscoWorks NCM CiscoWorks Network Compliance Manager (NCM) tracks and regulates configuration and software changes throughout a multivendor network infrastructure. compact system. using new instrumentation such as Cisco IOS EEM Generic Online Diagnostics (GOLD). security appliances. and troubleshooting the Cisco Integrated Services Routers. and basic LAN configuration through easy-to-use wizards. monitoring. CiscoWorks LMS offers network managers an easy-to-use web-based interface for configuring. template-based management. corporate governance. deployment. Cisco Unified Provisioning Manager provides a reliable and scalable web-based solution for managing a company's crucial next-generation communications services. 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. It provides superior visibility into network changes and can track compliance with a broad variety of regulatory. unified communications. 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. and troubleshooting Network wide staging. and changes of licenses Cisco License Manager Staging. WAN. VPN. Analysis and Response System (Cisco Security MARS) for monitoring and mitigation. and messaging environment. This document is Cisco Public Information.Data Sheet Table 6. enabling the management and distribution of software images to the SRE. This tool simplifies router. voicemail. It delivers provisioning of firewall. and technology requirements. IT. wireless. and intrusion-prevention-system (IPS) services across Cisco routers. In addition to supporting basic platform services of the Integrated Services Router. configuration. The Cisco 2900 Series is designed to consolidate the functions of many separate devices into a single.

5 x 438.2 x 469.25 x 18.) 30 lb (13. All rights reserved. (44.5 to 0.0 flash memory slots (Type A) USB Console port (Type B) (up to 115.5 kg) 3.6 kg) 34 lb (15.9 x 438. (58. Page 10 of 13 .2 to 1. (88. (48.9 mm) 2RU included optional No 29 lb (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.9 x 438. autoranging positive or autoranging positive or negative. 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.9 mm) 2RU included optional No 29 lb (13.25 x 12 in.3 in.2 kg) 30 lb (13.4A <50A 70 340 405 370 750 24 to 60Vdc.75 x 17.25 x 18.2 x 469.5 x 17.5 in.2 kg) 19 lb (8.6A <50A 40 150 175 100 to 240 VAC auto ranging 47 to 63 Hz 2.25 x 17. autoranging positive or 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. 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.5 kg) 3.4A <50A 60 320 370 280 750 100 to 240 VAC auto ranging 47 to 63 Hz 3.3 lb (6. (88.4 mm) 1RU (rack unit) included optional Yes 13.6 kg) 21 lb (9.4 to 1.9 x 438. negative.6 kg) 34 lb (15. PoE.3 cm) EIA Rack Mount 23in.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 x 304. and DC Cisco RPS 2300 Compact Flash (external) – Maximum slot 0: 4 GB slot 1: 4 GB External USB 2.2 kg.8 mm) 2RU included optional Yes 18 lb (8. (MAX) 8A (24V) 3.4 to 1.5 in.1 kg) 14.4 lb (6. 24 to 60Vdc.5 kg) Rack height Rack-mount 19in. This document is Cisco Public Information.5 x 17.5 x 17.3 kg) 3.5A (60V) (MAX) 12A (24V) 5A (60V) DC Input Current Physical Specifications Dimensions (H x W x D) N/A 1.2 x 439. (88. PoE. PoE.5 kg) 16 lb (7. (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.0A <50A 50 210 250 200 750 100 to 240 VAC auto ranging 47 to 63 Hz 3.

60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 47 CFR.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.2 No.Data Sheet Cisco 2901 Airflow Optional Airflow Kit Environmental Specifications Operating Conditions Temperature: 5. 60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 47 CFR. G. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1.000 ft (4.570m) –40 to 176ºF (–40 to 80ºC) 5 to 95% 15.824 IEEE 802.8/62.000 ft (3. 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 55024.843 feet (3.000 ft (4.9 dBA 58.2 No.823.3 dBA 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 104ºF (0 to 40ºC) 32 to 86ºF (0 to 30ºC) N/A 10.000m) 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 54.824 IEEE 802.6/74.000 ft (3.101 ITU-T G.2 No.000 ft (4. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 Telecom TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1. G.4/67.2 No.823.000m ) maximum altitude Temperature: 13.000m) 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) 13.000m) 5 to 85% 5% to 90%.570m) –40 to 158ºF (–40 to 70ºC) 5 to 95% 15.101 ITU-T G.cisco. 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. please visit: http://www.824 IEEE 802.3 RTTE Directive UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22.3 RTTE Directive UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22.com/en/US/products/ps10537/products_relevant_interfaces_and_modules. All rights reserved.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 10.5/70.101 ITU-T G.4 dBA 62.000 ft (4. This document is Cisco Public Information.123 feet (4.800) maximum altitude Temperature: 9. For a list of modules supported on the Cisco 2900 Series.000m) maximum altitude Temperature: Short-term (per NEBS) 5906 feet (1.823. 60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22.824 IEEE 802.101 ITU-T G.5 dBA 54.3 RTTE Directive EMC 47 CFR. G.024 kg water/kg of dry air 51.823.4/67. G.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. 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 55024.000 ft (4. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1. CISPR 24 EN50082-1 TIA/EIA/IS-968 CS-03 ANSI T1. 60950-1 EN 60950-1 AS/NZS 60950-1 IEC 60950-1 47 CFR.html © 2011 Cisco and/or its affiliates. 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 55024.570m) UL 60950-1 CAN/CSA C22.906 feet (1.6/74. Page 11 of 13 .4 dBA 62.570m) –40 to 158ºF (–40 to 70ºC) 5 to 95% 15.5 dBA –40 to 158ºF (–40 to 70ºC) 5 to 95% 15.000 ft (4. but not to exceed 0.

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

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