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Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Services SPA Carrier-600

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Product Overview

The Cisco ® Catalyst ® 6500 Series Services SPA Carrier-600 helps enable high-performance IP Security (IPsec) VPN services for secure transport of mission-critical data across the network. It provides enterprises and service providers tremendous flexibility and density as they scale their network infrastructure and expand secure, remote services to branch offices and offsite users.

Figure 1. Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 with Two Cisco VPN Services Port Adapters

Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches offer innovative, next-generation converged services for enterprises and service providers. The Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 and Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series VPN Services Port Adapter (VSPA) form the cornerstone of the IPsec VPN technology, and they help enable tremendous cost savings and new revenue streams.

Features and Benefits

Table 1 gives the primary features of the Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600.

Table 1. Features and Benefits of Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600

Feature

Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600

Benefit

Modularity

Up to 2 Cisco VSPAs per Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600

Creates investment protection and offers flexibility for the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches

Scalability

Up to 10 Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 modules and 10 Cisco VSPAs in a Cisco Catalyst 6500 chassis

Offers high-density, high-performance IPSec VPN services while maintaining attractive footprint and tremendous scalability

Switch fabric connectivity

Supported

Enables the use of 720-Gbps switch fabric modules for data forwarding

Online insertion and removal (OIR)

Supports OIR of both the Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 and the Cisco VSPA

Increases high availability and provides operational ease of use

Product Specifications

Table 2 gives specifications of the Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600.

Table 2. Product Specifications

Features

Descriptions

Compatibility

Compatibility Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 32, 720 Series, or VSS-10G

Minimum software compatibility

Cisco IOS® Software Release 12.2 SXI or later native or modular Cisco IOS Software releases

Slot configuration

2 double-height Cisco VSPA bays per Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600

Features and benefits

• High performance: 8 Gbps full duplex for each full-height, singlewide slot provides capacity for high-density aggregation
• Switch fabric connectivity: Allows system scalability up to 720 Gbps by offering switch fabric connectivity
• 32 MB egress packet buffer
• OIR of the Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 and the Cisco VSPAs

Supported SPAs

Cisco VSPA

Environmental conditions

• Operating temperature: 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
• Storage temperature: -40 to 167°F (-20 to 70°C)
• Relative humidity: 10 to 90%, noncondensing
• Operating altitude: -60 to 2000m

Reliability and availability

OIR of the Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 and the Cisco VSPAs

Network management

Supported with CiscoWorks and CiscoView and CiscoWorks Resource Manager Essentials (RME)

Physical specifications

• Occupies one slot in a Cisco Catalyst
• Requires Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Supervisor Engine 32, or 720 Series
• Dimensions (H x W x D): 1.75 x 15.375 x 16 in.
• Dimensions (H x W x D): 4.45 x 39.05 x 40.64 cm

Power

150W power consumption per Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600

300W maximum power consumption with Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 and two Cisco VSPAs

Indicators

Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 status: green (operational); orange (faulty)

Tables 3 and 4 give regulatory compliance for the Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600.

Table 3. Regulatory Standards Compliance: Safety and EMC

Specification

Description

Regulatory Compliance

Products should comply with CE Markings per directives 2004/108/EC and 2006/95/EC

Safety

• UL 60950
• CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950
• EN 60950
• IEC 60950
• AS/NZS 60950

EMC-Emissions

• 47CFR Part 15 (CFR 47) Class A
• AS/NZS CISPR22 Class A
• CISPR2 2 Class A
• EN55022 Class A
• ICES003 Class A
• VCCI Class A
• EN61000-3-2
• EN61000-3-3
• KN22 Class A
• CNS13438 Class A

EMC-Immunity

• EN50082-1
• EN61000-6-1
• EN55024
• CISPR24
• EN300386
• KN immunity series

Table 4. NEBS Compliance and ETSI 300-019 Environmental Requirements

Specification

Description

NEBS Criteria Levels

SR-3580 NEBS level 3 (GR-63-CORE, issue 3, GR-1089 CORE, issue 4)

Verizon NEBS Compliance

Telecommunications Carrier Group (TCG) Checklist

Qwest NEBS requirements

Telecommunications Carrier Group (TCG) Checklist

ATT NEBS Requirements

ATT TP76200 level 3, TP7645 and TCG Checklist

ETSI

• ETS 300 019-1-1, Class 1.2 Storage
• ETS 300 019-1-2, Class 2.3 Transportation
• ETS 300 019-1-3, Class 3.2 Stationary Use

Ordering Information

To place an order, visit the Cisco Ordering Home Page or refer to Table 4.

Table 5. Ordering Information

Part Number

Product Name

WS-IPSEC-3

VPN Services Port Adaptor

WS-SSC-600

Services SPA Carrier-600

WS-IPSEC-SSC600-L1

Cisco 6500 IPSec VSPA Bundle 1 (system only)

WS-IPSEC-SSC600-L2

Cisco 6500 IPSec VSPA Bundle 2 (system only)

WS-C6504-E-VPN+-K9

Cisco Catalyst 6504E IPSec VSPA Security System

WS-C6506-E-VPN+-K9

Cisco Catalyst 6506E IPSec VSPA Security System

WS-C6509-E-VPN+-K9

Cisco Catalyst 6509E IPSec VSPA Security System

WS-C6513-VPN+-K9

Cisco Catalyst 6513 IPSec VSPA Security System

Service and Support

Cisco offers a wide range of services programs to accelerate customer success. These innovative services programs are delivered through a unique combination of people, processes, tools, and partners, resulting in high levels of customer satisfaction. Cisco Services help you protect your network investment, optimize network operations, and prepare your network for new applications to extend network intelligence and the power of your business. For more information about Cisco Services, refer to Cisco Technical Support Services or Cisco Advanced Services.

For More Information

For more information about the Cisco Services SPA Carrier-600 and the Cisco SPA/SIP portfolio, visit http://www.cisco.com/go/spa or contact your local Cisco account representative.