Cisco Cloud Services Router 1000V Series


Extend your enterprise WAN to the cloud

Offer enterprise-class networking services to your tenants with the Cloud Services Router 1000V Series. This software router in a virtual form factor is available for single or multitenant private, public, or provider-hosted clouds. You can get it through Amazon Web Services with a 30-day free trial and on Microsoft Azure cloud with a US$200 credit.


Learn about the CSR 1000V

Construct a solid foundation and infrastructure to extend your network to the cloud.

Features and benefits


Lower barriers to adoption of hybrid cloud

The CSR 1000V Series lowers the barriers to enterprise adoption of a hybrid cloud model by extending the enterprise WAN to provider-hosted clouds.


Gain flexibility with virtual form factor

The CSR 1000V Series is designed for multitenant, provider-hosted clouds. Main use cases include highly secure VPN gateway, MPLS WAN termination, data center network extension, and traffic control and redirection.


Reduce security risk

Deploy a complete, hypervisor-isolated, multiservice router instance for each tenant. Improve security, performance, and predictability with private WAN integration and enterprise control, visibility, and policy consistency.


Improve efficiency

Feature consistency and product familiarity improve operation efficiency. The CSR 1000 Series is built on proven, familiar, enterprise-class Cisco IOS Software networking services and is consistent with Cisco physical form-factor routers.


Accelerate response and deployment times

Direct connectivity improves the response time of cloud-hosted applications. Extension of the data center network to a cloud simplifies application on-boarding.


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


CSR 1000V for AWS cloud

Learn how to configure and deploy the CSR 1000V in AWS.

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