Get an end-to-end solution with the Cisco Network Convergence System (NCS) 4000 Series. As a convergent platform, the NCS 4000 bridges the gap between the IP and optical layers with a comprehensive feature set and best-in-class functionality for each layer, including time division multiplexing (TDM), packet switching, and integrated dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) functionality.
Combine packet and transport for efficient convergence. (3:13 min)
Easily accommodate explosive traffic growth and rapidly evolving network demands with the Cisco NCS 4000 Series. It combines packet and transport for efficient convergence, benefiting from transport resiliency and simplicity, as well as packet flexibility and scalability.
The NCS 4000 Series uniquely combines packet switching, OTN switching, and coherent DWDM interfaces to optimally utilize network resources. It supports:
The NCS 4000 also offers seamless integration with the Cisco NCS 6000 and NCS 2000 for massively scalable IP services and fully programmable reconfigurable optical add-drop multiplexer (ROADM) functionality. The series incorporates significant innovations such as:
Cisco is an ideal provider when you want to combine IP migration with DWDM, along with a unified multi-layer management solution in your network. The NCS 4000 Series includes technology investment and technology leadership in all the key areas of IP, optical, control plane, and network management.
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|Software Compatibility||Cisco IOS XR Software Release 5.2.0 or later running under Cisco nVisor|
|System Capacity||200 Gbps per line card capability for a 3.2 Tbps total switching capacity|
|Physical Dimensions||Width: 17.67 in. (448.85 mm)
Height: 42 in. (1066.95 mm), 24RU
Depth: 18.69 in. (474.78 mm) without power connections
|Power||Support for both DC and AC power modules|