Cisco ASR 9000 Series Aggregation Services Routers


A programmable and scalable network edge

9000 series routers are the cornerstone of modern edge and carrier Ethernet networks. They offer high platform density, low power consumption, and virtualization capabilities. The 9000 helps carriers monetize new, profitable services and optimize network performance and efficiency. You can also reduce costs and complexity and enhance customer experiences.


Choose the best 9000 Series router for you from 8 models.

Features and benefits


Monetize new, profitable services

Service providers may increase price models of existing services or increase service offerings per user. The 9000 Series facilitates reliable and scalable video, next-generation mobile aggregation, and advanced Carrier Ethernet offerings.


Optimize network performance and efficiency

The ASR 9000 brings increased power and simplicity to the edge. The platform is designed to use power on an as-needed basis, depending on system requirements.


Reduce operational costs and complexity

The Cisco ASR 9000 System offers exceptional pay-as-you-grow scale, carrier-class reliability, and simplified service provisioning.


Enhance customer experiences

The ASR 9000 Series enhances the IP next-generation network (IP NGN) Carrier Ethernet design for converged, resilient, intelligent, and scalable transport of consumer, business, wholesale, and mobile services.


Flexible service delivery, system resiliency

The ASR 9000 features the modular, microkernel-based Cisco IOS XR Software operating system, comprehensive system redundancy, and network resiliency schemes.


Solve problems faster, improve operational efficiency, and reduce your risk of downtime. 

Block threats, keep the network safe

Block threats, keep the network safe

Don't disturb any of your legitimate traffic with the 9000 Series DDoS protection solution.

Unprecedented Density and Scale

Handle massive network traffic easily with our 8-port 100 Gigabit Ethernet module. 



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