Cisco ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers SIP and SPA Hardware Installation Guide
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Table of Contents

Preface

Objectives

Document Revision History

Organization

Related Documentation

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Preface

This preface describes the objectives and organization of this document and explains how to find additional information on related products and services. This preface contains the following sections:

Objectives

This document describes the SPA interface processors (SIPs) and shared port adapters (SPAs) that are supported on the Cisco ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers. This document also describes how to install the supported SIPs and SPAs and how to troubleshoot the installation.

Document Revision History

The Document Revision History records technical changes to this document. The table shows the Cisco IOS XE software release number and document revision number for the change, the date of the change, and a brief summary of the change.

 

Release No.
Revision
Date
Change Summary

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.8.1S

OL-14126-14

February 13, 2013

Added information pertaining to the support for the 8-Port Clear-Channel T3/E3 Serial SPA (SPA-8XT3/E3) on the Cisco ASR 1000 Series SIP in “2-Port, 4-Port, and 8-Port Clear-Channel T3/E3 Serial SPA Overview” section.

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.7.0S

OL-14126-13

July 2012

Added information pertaining to the following updates:

  • Introduction of the Cisco ASR 1002-X Router
  • Introduction of the Cisco ASR1000-ESP100
  • Support for Cisco ASR1000-SIP40 on all routers that support Cisco ASR1000-SIP10

Information about these new features has been added in various sections in this guide.

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.6.0S

OL-14126-12

March 29, 2012

Added information about support for the circuit emulation (CEM) mode on the 2-Port Channelized T3/E3 ATM CEoP SPA .

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.5.0S

OL-14126-11

November 28, 2011

Added information about feature enhancement in the following SPA:

Support for ATM on clear E3 mode for SPA-2CHT3-CE-ATM

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.4.0S

OL-14126-10

July 25, 2011

Added information about the following SPAs:

Added information pertaining to feature change for CPU-Usage show command .

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.3.0S

OL-14126-09

March 30, 2011

Added information about the following SPAs:

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.2S

OL-14126-08

November 24, 2010

Added information about the following SPAs:

Information added for supporting SIP-40 and ESP-40 on Cisco ASR 1004 Router.

Cisco IOS XE Release 3.1S

OL-14126-07

July 23, 2010

Added information about:

Cisco IOS XE Release 2.6

OL-14126-06

February 26, 2010

Information added for the following SPA and other information updates:

Correction to show support for the GLC-GE-100FX optics module for the 5-Port and 10-Port Gigabit Ethernet SPA.

Correction to the auto negotiation behavior for the SFP-GE-T module.

Correction to show support for additional modules for the 2-Port, 4-Port, and 8-Port OC-3c/STM-1 and OC-12c/STM-4 POS SPA.

  • Added descriptions for the services SPAs and double-height SPAs.

Cisco IOS XE Release 2.5

OL-14126-05

November 25, 2009

Information added for the following hardware in Cisco IOS XE Release 2.5:

  • 1-Port Clear Channel OC-12 ATM SPA
  • Cisco 10GBASE-SR XFP transceiver module for MMF, 850-nm wavelength, dual LC connector (XFP-10G-MM-SR)
  • Cisco 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1490-nm TX/1310-nm RX wavelength (GLC-BX-D)
  • Cisco 1000BASE-BX10 SFP module for single-strand SMF, 1310-nm TX/1490-nm RX wavelength (GLC-BX-U)

Cisco IOS XE Release 2.4

OL-14126-04

June 30, 2009

  • Information added for the following SPAs:

2-Port, 4-Port, and 8-Port OC-12 POS SPA

1-Port OC-48 POS SPA

8-Port OC-3 POS SPA

1-Port OC-192 POS SPA

Cisco WebEx Node for ASR 1000 Series SPA

  • New information on the use of SPA cable clips to help with removal of SPAs from a SIP on the Cisco ASR 1000 Series Routers was added.

Cisco IOS XE Release 2.3

OL-14126-03

November 24, 2008

Information added for the following SPAs:

Cisco IOS XE Release 2.2

OL-14126-02

September 10, 2008

Information added for the following SPAs:

Cisco IOS XE Release 2.1

OL-14126-01

April 25, 2008

First release.

Organization

This document contains the following chapters:

 

Section
Title
Description

Chapter 1

SIP and SPA Product Overview

Provides an introduction to SPA interface processors (SIPs) and shared port adapters (SPAs).

Chapter 2

Overview: Cisco ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers SIPs

Provides SIP and SPA compatibility summary. For each supported SIP, provides a summary of SIP characteristics and a SIP overview.

Chapter 3

Overview: Cisco ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers SPAs

For each supported SPA, provides a summary of SPA characteristics and a SPA overview.

Chapter 4

Preparing to Install a SIP or a SPA

Describes the required tools, equipment, and safety guidelines for installing SIPs and SPAs.

Chapter 5

Installing and Removing a SIP

Describes the procedures involved in installing and removing a SIP on Cisco ASR 1000 Series Routers.

Chapter 6

Installing and Removing a SPA

Describes the procedures for installing and removing a SPA on Cisco ASR 1000 Series Routers. It also describes how to verify the SIP and SPA installation.

Chapter 7

Troubleshooting the Installation

Provides information about troubleshooting the installation of SIPs and SPAs. It also provides packing information to ship a SIP or SPA.

Related Documentation

The documentation listed below is available online and on the Documentation DVD.

Your router and the Cisco IOS XE software running on it contain extensive features, which are documented in the following resources:

For Cisco IOS XE configuration information and support, refer to the Cisco IOS XE configuration guide or command reference. You can also refer to the specific Cisco IOS XE software document for a particular feature.

To see if a feature is supported by a Cisco IOS XE release, to locate the software document for that feature, or to check the minimum software requirements of Cisco IOS XE software with the hardware installed on your router, Cisco maintains the Software Advisor tool on Cisco.com. You must be a registered user on Cisco.com to access this tool. To access Software Advisor, click Login at Cisco.com, type “Software Advisor” in the SEARCH box, and click GO. Click the link for the Software Advisor tool.


Note You can access Cisco IOS XE software configuration and hardware installation and maintenance documentation on the World Wide Web at http://www.cisco.com. Translated documentation is available at: http://www.cisco.com/web/siteassets/locator/index.html.


Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

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