Cisco Port Adapters

Eight Port Multichannel T1/E1 ISDN PRI Port Adapter

Product Bulletin, No. 1498

Eight-Port Multichannel T1/E1 ISDN PRI Port Adapter Now Available on Cisco 7200 and 7400

Cisco introduces the eight port multichannel T1/E1 ISDN PRI port adapter for the Cisco 7200 Series Router and 7400 Series Internet Router. The PA-MC-8TE1+ is a single-wide port adapter designed to provide a full eight-port PRI multichannel solution for customers requiring cost-effective, high density ISDN aggregation connectivity. The interfaces can be channelized, fractional or ISDN-PRI, or unframed (E1) with up to 256 independent HDLC channels definable for both T1 and E1 applications.

The Cisco PA-MC-8TE1+ port adapter has many advantages:

  • 256 independent HDLC channels

  • Eight T1 or E1 PRI ports

  • Cost-effective ISDN deployment

  • High-density ISDN connectivity

Product Applications

The Cisco PA-MC-8TE1+ port adapter is ideal for service providers and large enterprises looking to cost-effectively deploy high-density ISDN terminations of multiple remote sites. The port adapter enables applications that require remote and branch-office locations to be terminated on a single router in a corporate enterprise network. The card supports eight physical RJ-48c ports on a single-wide port adapter and allows concurrent operation of all ports. Combining the Cisco 8TE1+ with the Cisco 7200 also ensures investment protection for deploying other network access technologies, such as digital subscriber line (xDSL).

Ordering Information

Part number: PA-MC-8TE1+; PA-MC-8TE1+=

First Shipment on the Cisco 7200 and 7400

With Cisco IOS® Software Release 12.2(2)DD