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Cisco Network Convergence System 5500 Series Modular Chassis Data Sheet

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Cloud scale for WAN aggregation

The Cisco® Network Convergence System 5500 Series offers industry-leading density of routed 100 Gigabit Ethernet (100GE) ports for high-scale WAN aggregation. The NCS 5500 Series is designed to efficiently scale between data centers and large enterprise, web, and service provider WAN and aggregation networks.

Product overview

The Cisco Network Convergence System (NCS) 5500 modular chassis series includes the Cisco NCS 5504 modular chassis, Cisco NCS 5508 modular chassis and the Cisco NCS 5516 modular chassis (Figure 1). The Cisco NCS 5504 supports up to four line cards, six switch fabric cards, two route processors, two system controllers, three fan trays, and four power supplies. The Cisco NCS 5508 supports up to eight line cards, six switch fabric cards, two route processors, two system controllers, three fan trays, and eight power supplies.

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Figure 1.           

Cisco NCS 5504, Cisco NCS 5508 and NCS 5516 chassis

The Cisco NCS 5516 supports up to 16 line cards, 6 switch fabric cards, 2 route processors, 2 system controllers, 3 fan trays, and 10 power supplies. These routers support 10, 25, 40, 50* and 100 Gigabit Ethernet ports. The Cisco NCS 5504 supports upto 14.4 Tbps full duplex, the NCS 5508 supports upto 28.8 Tbps full duplex and the Cisco NCS 5516 supports upto 57.6 Tbps full duplex today. With the introduction of the new 400 GE line cards during 2nd half of 2019, the per slot forwarding capacity increases by 2.67 times on each of the modular chassis to a maximum of 153.6 Tbps full duplex on the Cisco NCS 5516.

Cisco NCS 5500 chassis components

The Cisco NCS 5500 chassis are built using the components illustrated in Figure 2, which are described in the following sections. Figure 2 shows components of a Cisco NCS 5508 chassis. The NCS 5504 & NCS 5516 uses the same components with the exception of chassis-specific fabric modules and chassis-specific fan trays. The Cisco NCS 5516 has 16 line cards & Cisco NCS 5504 has 4 line cards.

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Figure 2.           

Cisco NCS 5508 chassis components

Cisco NCS 5500 series line cards

The NCS 5500 chassis supports the Quad Small Form-Factor Pluggable (QSFP) Cisco NCS 5500 Series line cards described in Table 1.

Table 1.             Cisco NCS 5500 series line cards

36-Port 100GE Line Card
(part number: NC55-36X100G)

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For more details: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/routers/network-convergence-system-5000-series/datasheet-c78-739657.html.

  36-port 100 Gigabit Ethernet QSFP line card
  6 forwarding Application-Specific Integrated Circuits (ASICs)
  On-chip tables for 256K IPv4 or 64K IPv6 routes
  On-chip tables for 786K IPv4 host routes, MAC, and labels
  On-chip Ternary Content-Addressable Memory (TCAM) for network Access Control Lists (ACLs) and QoS
  Supports QSFP28 100GE and QSFP+ 40GE optics
  Supports 4 x 10GE with breakout mode

24-Port 100GE and 12-Port 40GE Scale Line Card
(part number: NC55-24H12F-SB)

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For more details: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/routers/network-convergence-system-5500-series/datasheet-c78-737780.html.

  24 ports 100/40 Gigabit Ethernet and 12 ports 40GE QSFP28/QSFP+ line card with high scale
  4 forwarding ASICs
  FIB scale up 2M IPv4 or 512K IPv6 routes (FIB scale up to 2.75M IPv4 routes if combined with memory below)
  On-chip tables for 786K IPv4 host routes, MAC, and labels
  On-chip TCAM for network ACLs and QoS
  Supports QSFP28 100GE and QSFP+ 40GE optics
  Supports 4 x 10GE with breakout mode

24-Port 100GE Scale Line Card
(part number: NC55-24X100G-SB)

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For more details: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/routers/network-convergence-system-5500-series/datasheet-c78-737779.html.

  24 ports 100 Gigabit Ethernet with high scale
  4 forwarding ASICs
  FIB scale up 2M IPv4 or 512K IPv6 routes (FIB scale up to 2.75M IPv4 routes if combined with memory below)
  On-chip tables for 786K IPv4 host routes, MAC, and labels
  On-chip TCAM for network ACLs and QoS
  Supports QSFP28 100GE and QSFP+ 40GE optics
  Supports 4 x 10GEwith breakout mode

18-Port 100GE and 18-Port 40GE Line Card
(part number: NC55-18H18F-BA)

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For more details: https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/routers/network-convergence-system-5500-series/datasheet-c78-737776.html.

  18 ports 100/40 Gigabit Ethernet and 18 ports 40GE QSPF28/QSFP+ line card at base scale
  3 forwarding ASICs
  FIB scale up 256K IPv4 or 64K IPv6 routes (FIB scale up to 1M IPv4 routes if combined with memory below)
  On-chip tables for 786K IPv4 host routes, MAC, and MPLS labels
  On-chip TCAM for network ACLs and QoS
  Supports QSFP28 100GE and QSFP+ 40GE optics
  Supports 4 x 10GEwith breakout mode

36-Port 100GE Scale Line Card
(part number: NC55-36X100G-SB)

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https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/routers/network-convergence-system-5500-series/datasheet-c78-739658.html.

  36-port 100 Gigabit Ethernet QSFP line card with high scale
  4 forwarding Application-Specific Integrated Circuits (ASICs)
  FIB scale up 4M IPv4 or 3.25M IPv6 routes
  On-chip tables for 786K IPv4 host routes, MAC, and labels
  On-chip TCAM for network ACLs and QoS
  Supports QSFP28 100GE and QSFP+ 40GE optics
  Supports 4 x 10GE with breakout mode

6-Port 200GE IPoDWDM Line Card
(part number: NC55-6X2H-DWDM-BM)

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For more details:

https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/routers/network-convergence-system-5500-series/datasheet-c78-739372.html.

  6 ports 100/150/200 CFP2-ACO linecard for IPoDWDM
  2 Forwarding ASICs
  Supports MACsec on all ports at full line rate
  Support for 96 channels with ITU-T 50-GHz channel spacing
  Configurable SD-FEC
  Flexspectrum support

12X10, 2X40 & 2XMPA Base/Scale Line Card
(part number: NC55-MOD-A-BM / NC55-MOD-A-SM)

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For more details:

https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/products/collateral/routers/network-convergence-system-5500-series/datasheet-c78-741081.html

  40GE, 10GE, 4X10G and 1GE support (Fixed & 2 MPA ports)
  200GE, 100GE (MPA ports)
  4x25G breakout support (MPA ports)
  25G native support (Future MPA ports)
  Base and Scale line cards
  1 forwarding ASIC
  On-chip tables for minimum of 256k IPv4 or 64k IPv6 routes (350k IPv4 or 160k IPv6 Internet prefix distribution)
  On-chip tables for 786K IPv4 host routes, MAC, and MPLS labels
  FIB scale up 4M IPv4 or 2M IPv6 routes on scale LC

Cisco NCS 5500 series switch fabric cards

The 3 variants of Cisco NCS5500 modular chassis, NCS 5504, NCS 5508 and NCS 5516 chassis have a Clos fabric design that interconnects the line cards with rear-mounted fabric modules. It supports up to six switch fabric cards per system and all fabric cards are directly connected to all line cards. With load balancing across fabric cards, the architecture achieves optimal bandwidth distribution within the chassis. (See Table 2.)

Table 2.             Cisco NCS 5500 series switch fabric card

NCS 5504 Switch Fabric Card

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  6 fabric cards per chassis
  Each fabric card provides 900 Gbps bandwidth to every line card slot in the chassis with a total of 5.4 Tbps combined with 6 fabrics
  N+1 redundancy
  Graceful bandwidth reduction if two or more are down
  Single stage
  Direct mate to line cards; no midplane

NCS 5508 Switch Fabric Card

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  6 fabric cards per chassis
  Each fabric card provides 900 Gbps bandwidth to every line card slot in the chassis with a total of 5.4 Tbps combined with 6 fabrics
  N+1 redundancy
  Graceful bandwidth reduction if two or more are down
  Single stage
  Direct mate to line cards; no midplane

NCS 5516 Switch Fabric Card

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  6 fabric cards per chassis
  Each fabric card provides 900 Gbps bandwidth to every line card slot in the chassis with a total of 5.4 Tbps combined with 6 fabrics
  N+1 redundancy
  Graceful bandwidth reduction if two or more are down
  Single stage
  Direct mate to line cards; no midplane

Cisco NCS 5500 series fan trays

Three hot-swappable fan trays are supported on the NCS 5504, NCS 5508 and NCS 5516 chassis with front-to-back cooling. The fabric modules reside behind the fan trays and each fan tray covers two fabric modules. Fan trays provide N+1 redundancy and any one of the fan trays can be removed in-service at a time to access the underlying fabric cards.

2nd generation fabric cards and fan trays

IOS-XR release 6.6.25 introduces new generation of fabric cards and fan trays for NCS-5508 and NCS-5516. With the second generation of fabric cards and fan trays, NCS-5508 and NCS-5516 get readiness to add 400 GE line cards. For more details, refer the datasheet.

Cisco NCS 5500 series route processor

A pair of redundant route processor cards manages all routing operations on the Cisco NCS 5504, Cisco NCS 5508 chassis & NCS 5516 chassis. (See Table 3.)

Table 3.             Cisco NCS 5500 series route processor module

NCS 5500 Series Route Processor

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  6 cores at 2.2 GHz
  24 GB DRAM
  256 GB flash
  2 USB
  Console
  Management Ethernet
  Clock inputs

NCS 5500 Series Route Processor with SyncE

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  6 cores at 1.9 GHz
  32 GB DRAM
  240 GB flash
  2 USB
  Console
  Management Ethernet
  Timing system
   BITS: Two independent BITS ports, in/out – RJ48 connector port 
   IEEE 1588 support: Copper 10/100/1000-Mbps RJ-45 Ethernet port
  GPS
   ToD (RS422)
   1-pps RS422 or 1.0/2.3 50-ohm RF connector, in/out
   10MHz 1.0/2.3 50-ohm RF connector, in/out

Cisco NCS 5500 series system controller

A pair of redundant system controllers offloads chassis management functions from the route processor cards. The controllers are responsible for managing power supplies and fan trays and monitoring the environmental conditions in the chassis. (See Table 4.)

Table 4.             Cisco NCS 5500 series system controller

NCS 5500 Series System Controller

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  Dual core at 1.3GHz
  Ethernet Out-of-Band Channel (EOBC) for internal connection between line cards, fabric cards, and supervisors
  Ethernet Protocol Channel (EPC) for traffic punted to the RP

Cisco NCS 5500 series power supply

The Cisco NCS 5500 Series supports hot-swappable, front-panel-accessible power supplies. N+1 and N+N (grid) redundancy modes are supported for a fully loaded Cisco NCS 5504 & NCS 5508, and N+1 and N+M redundancy modes are supported for a fully loaded Cisco NCS 5516. The 3000W AC and DC power supplies are 80 Plus Platinum rated, providing more than 92 percent efficiency across typical workloads. (See Table 5.)

The additional unused power-supply slots are not needed with existing line cards, but they offer headroom to support higher-bandwidth line cards in the future.

Table 5.             Cisco NCS 5500 series power supplies

NCS 5500 Series 3kW AC Power Supply

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  3000W AC power supply, single 20A input, 220V
  N+1 or N+N grid redundancy supported for Cisco NCS 5508
  N+1 or N+M redundancy supported for Cisco NCS 5516
  Hot swappable
  Front-panel-accessible
  50 to 60 Hz frequency
  92% or greater efficiency (20 to 100% load)
  RoHS compliant

NCS 5500 Series 3kW DC Power Supply

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  3000W DC power supply
  Input voltage: -40V to -72V DC (min-max), -48V to -60V DC (nominal)
  N+1 or N+N grid redundancy supported for Cisco NCS 5508
  N+1 or N+M redundancy supported for Cisco NCS 5516
  Hot swappable
  Front-panel-accessible
  92% or greater efficiency (20 to 100% load)
  RoHS compliant

NCS 5500 Series 3.15kW Universal AC/DC Power Supply

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  3150W High Voltage Dual Inputs AC/DC power supply
  Input voltage: 180V to 305V (AC), 192V to 400V (DC)
  N+1 or N+N grid redundancy supported for Cisco NCS 5508, 5504 & 5516 (for AC)
  N+1 or N+M redundancy supported for Cisco NCS 5516 (DC)
  Hot swappable
  Front-panel-accessible
  50 to 60 Hz frequency
  92% or greater efficiency (20 to 100% load)
  RoHS compliant

Software requirements

The Cisco NCS 5508 supports Cisco IOS® XR Software Release 6.0 and later, and the Cisco NCS 5516 supports Cisco IOS XR Software Release 6.1 and later, Cisco NCS 5504 supports Cisco IOS XR Software Release 6.3 and later.

For a complete list of supported features, refer to the Cisco Feature Navigator.

Specifications

Tables 6 through 8 list key specifications for the Cisco NCS 5500 Series. (Check software release notes for feature support information.)

Supported optics modules

A detailed list of all supported optics by the NCS 5500 Series is posted at https://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/support/interfaces-modules/transceiver-modules/products-device-support-tables-list.html.

Environment

Table 6.            Environmental properties

Property

Cisco NCS 5500 Series

Physical (H x W x D)

  Cisco NCS 5504
  Cisco NCS 5508
  Cisco NCS 5516

 

  12.25 x 17.50 x 33.15 in. (31.1 x 44.50 x 84.20 cm)
  22.70 x 17.50 x 31.76 in. (57.78 x 44.50 x 80.67 cm)
  36.70 x 17.50 x 31.76 in. (93.41 x 44.50 x 80.67 cm)

Operating temperature

32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)

Operating temperature (short-term)[1]

23 to 131ºF (-5 to 55ºC)

Nonoperating (storage) temperature

-40 to 158°F (-40 to 70°C)

Humidity

5 to 95% (noncondensing)

Altitude

0 to 9842 ft (0 to 3000m)

[1] Short-term refers to a period of not more than 96 consecutive hours and a total of not more than 15 days in 1 year. (This number refers to a total of 360 hours in any given year, but no more than 15 occurrences during that 1-year period.)

Weight and typical power

Table 7.             Weight and power consumption

Component

Weight

Typical Power

Maximum Power

Chassis

  Cisco NCS 5504 Chassis
  Cisco NCS 5508 Chassis
  Cisco NCS 5516 Chassis

 

  84 lb (38.2 kg)
  150 lb (68.2 kg)
  192 lb (87.3 kg)

-

-

Power supply

  NCS 5500 AC 3kW Power Supply
  NCS 5500 DC 3kW Power Supply
  NCS 5500 Universal 3.15kW High Voltage AC/DC Power Supply

 

  6.2 lb (2.8 kg)
  6.4 lb (2.9 kg)
  8.2 lb (3.7 kg)

-

-

Fan tray (3 maximum)

  NCS 5504 Fan Tray
  NCS 5508 Fan Tray
  NCS 5516 Fan Tray

 

  6.38 lb (2.9 kg)
  8.25 lb (3.7 kg)
  10.0 lb (4.54 kg)

 

  30W
  75W
  120W

 

  158W per fan tray
  290W per fan tray
  580W per fan tray

Switch Fabric card (6 maximum)

  NCS 5504 Fabric Card
  NCS 5508 Fabric Card
  NCS 5516 Fabric Card

 

  6.2 lb (2.8 kg)
  9.59 lb (4.4 kg)
  11.5 lb (5.2 kg)

 

  115W
  240W
  650W

 

  130W per fabric card
  250W per fabric card
  775W per fabric card

Route Processor (2 maximum)

  NCS 5500 Route Processor
  NCS 5500 Route Processor with SyncE

 

  6.00 lb (2.72 kg)
  6.00 lb (2.72 kg)

 

  35W
  40W

 

  90W per route processor
  80W per route processor

System controller (2 maximum)

  NCS 5500 System Controller

 

  1.91 lb (0.9 kg)

 

  15W

 

  35W per system controller

Regulatory standards compliance

Table 8.            Regulatory standards compliance: Safety and EMC

Specification

Description

Regulatory compliance

Products should comply with CE Markings according to directives 2004/108/EC and 2006/95/EC

Safety

  UL 60950-1 Second Edition
  CAN/CSA-C22.2 No. 60950-1 Second Edition
  EN 60950-1 Second Edition
  IEC 60950-1 Second Edition
  AS/NZS 60950-1
  GB4943

EMC: Emissions

  47CFR Part 15 (CFR 47) Class A
  AS/NZS CISPR22 Class A
  CISPR22 Class A
  EN55022 Class A
  ICES003 Class A
  VCCI Class A
  EN61000-3-2
  EN61000-3-3
  KN22 Class A
  CNS13438 Class A

EMC: Immunity

  EN55024
  CISPR24
  EN300386
  KN 61000-4 series

RoHS

The product is RoHS-6 compliant with exceptions for leaded-ball grid-array (BGA) balls and lead press-fit connectors.

Ordering information

Table 9 provides ordering information.

Table 9.            Ordering information

Part Number

Product Description

Cisco NCS 5500 Series Common Hardware

NC55-RP

NCS 5500 Route Processor

NC55-RP=

NCS 5500 Route Processor Spare

NC55-RP-E

NCS 5500 Route Processor with SyncE

NC55-RP-E=

NCS 5500 Route Processor with SyncE Spare

NC55-SC

NCS 5500 System Controller

NC55-SC=

NCS 5500 System Controller Spare

NC55-PWR-3KW-AC

NCS 5500 AC 3KW Power Supply

NC55-PWR-3KW-AC=

NCS 5500 AC 3KW Power Supply Spare

NC55-PWR-3KW-DC

NCS 5500 DC 3KW Power Supply

NC55-PWR-3KW-DC=

NCS 5500 DC 3KW Power Supply Spare

NC55-PWR-3KW-2HV

NCS 5500 Dual Input High Voltage Universal AC & DC HV 3.15KW Power Supply

NC55-PWR-3KW-2HV=

NCS 5500 Dual Input High Voltage Universal AC & DC HV 3.15KW Power Supply, Spare

NC55-RP-BLNK

NCS 5500 Route Processor Blank Filler

NC55-RP-BLNK=

NCS 5500 Route Processor Blank Filler Spare

NC55-5500-LC-BLNK

NCS 5500 Line Card Blank Filler

NC55-5500-LC-BLNK=

NCS 5500 Line Card Blank Filler Spare

NC55-PS-BLNK

NCS 5500 Power Supply Blank Filler

NC55-PS-BLNK=

NCS 5500 Power Supply Blank Filler Spare

NC55-5500-RMK-E

NCS 5500 Extended Rack Mounting Kit (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 36"~42)

NC55-5500-RMK-E=

NCS 5500 Extended Rack Mounting Kit Spare (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 36"~42)

NC55-5500-ACC-KIT

NCS 5500 Accessory Kit

NC55-5500-ACC-KIT=

NCS 5500 Accessory Kit Spare

Cisco NCS 5504 Chassis Hardware

NCS-5504

NCS5500 4 Slot Single Chassis, Spare

NCS-5504=

NCS5500 4 Slot Single Chassis, Spare

NC55-5504-FC

NCS 5504 Fabric Card

NC55-5504-FC=

NCS 5504 Fabric Card, Spare

NC55-5504-FAN

NCS 5504 Fan Tray

NC55-5504-FAN=

NCS 5504 Fan Tray, Spare

NC55-5504-RMK

NCS 5504 Rack Mounting Kit (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 24"~32")

NC55-5504-RMK=

NCS 5504 Rack Mounting Kit Spare (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 24"~32")

NC55-5504-RMK-E

NCS 5504 Extended Rack Mounting Kit (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 36"~42)

NC55-5504-RMK-E=

NCS 5504 Extended Rack Mounting Kit Spare (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 36"~42)

Cisco NCS 5508 Chassis Hardware

NCS-5508

NCS5500 8 Slot Single Chassis, Spare

NCS-5508=

NCS5500 8 Slot Single Chassis, Spare

NC55-5508-FC

NCS 5508 Fabric Card

NC55-5508-FC=

NCS 5508 Fabric Card, Spare

NC55-5508-FAN

NCS 5508 Fan Tray

NC55-5508-FAN=

NCS 5508 Fan Tray, Spare

NC55-5508-FC2

NCS 5508 2nd generation Fabric Card

NC55-5508-FC2=

NCS 5508 2nd generation Fabric Card, Spare

NC55-5508-FAN2

NCS 5508 2nd generation Fan Tray

NC55-5508-FAN2=

NCS 5508 2nd generation Fan Tray, Spare

NC55-5508-RMK

NCS 5508 Rack Mounting Kit (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 24"~32")

NC55-5508-RMK=

NCS 5508 Rack Mounting Kit Spare (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 24"~32")

Cisco NCS 5516 Chassis Hardware

NCS-5516

NCS5500 16 Slot Single Chassis, Spare

NCS-5516=

NCS5500 16 Slot Single Chassis, Spare

NC55-5516-FC

NCS 5516 Fabric Card

NC55-5516-FC=

NCS 5516 Fabric Card, Spare

NC55-5516-FAN

NCS 5516 Fan Tray

NC55-5516-FAN=

NCS 5516 Fan Tray, Spare

NC55-5516-FC2

NCS 5516 2nd generation Fabric Card

NC55-5516-FC2=

NCS 5516 2nd generation Fabric Card, Spare

NC55-5516-FAN2

NCS 5516 2nd generation Fan Tray

NC55-5516-FAN2=

NCS 5516 2nd generation Fan Tray, Spare

NC55-5516-RMK

NCS 5516 Rack Mounting Kit (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 24"~32")

NC55-5516-RMK=

NCS 5516 Rack Mounting Kit Spare (Supports depth of 4-post rack from 24"~32")

Cisco NCS 5500 Series Line Cards

NC55-36X100G-BA

NCS 5500 36x100G Base

NC55-36X100G-BA=

NCS 5500 36x100G Base Spare

NC55-24H12F-SB

NCS 5500 24X100G and 12X40G Scale

NC55-24H12F-SB=

NCS 5500 24X100G and 12X40G Scale Spare

NC55-24X100G-SB

NCS 5500 24x100G Scale

NC55-24X100G-SB=

NCS 5500 24x100G Scale Spare

NC55-18H18F-BA

NCS 5500 18X100G and 18X40G Base

NC55-18H18F-BA=

NCS 5500 18X100G and 18X40G Base Spare

NC55-6X2H-DWDM-BM

NCS 5500 6X200G DWDM MACsec Base

NC55-6X2H-DWDM-BM=

NCS 5500 6X200G DWDM MACsec Base Spare

NC55-2H-DWDM-BM

NCS 5500 6X200G DWDM MACsec PAYG Base

NC55-2H-DWDM-BM=

NCS 5500 6X200G DWDM MACsec PAYG Base Spare

NC55-36X100G-SB

NCS 5500 36x100G Scale

NC55-36X100G-SB=

NCS 5500 36x100G Scale Spare

NC55-36X100G-U-SB

NCS 5500 36x100G PAYG Scale

NC55-36X100G-U-SB=

NCS 5500 36x100G PAYG Scale Spare

NC55-MOD-A-BM

NCS 5500 12X10, 2X40 & 2XMPA Line Card Base, MACSec

NC55-MOD-A-BM=

NCS 5500 12X10, 2X40 & 2XMPA Line Card Base, MACSec Spare

NC55-MOD-A-SM

NCS 5500 12X10, 2X40 & 2XMPA Line Card Scale, MACSec

NC55-MOD-A-SM=

NCS 5500 12X10, 2X40 & 2XMPA Line Card Scale, MACSec Spare

NC55-100G-SE-LIC

NCS 5500 40G to 100G (60G RTU) Scale Upgrade License

NC55-100G-SE-LIC=

NCS 5500 40G to 100G (60G RTU) Scale Upgrade License Spare

NC55-100G-LIC

NCS 5500 40G to 100G (60G RTU) Base Upgrade License

NC55-100G-LIC=

NCS 5500 40G to 100G (60G RTU) Base Upgrade License Spare

NC55-50G-DWDM-LIC

NCS 5500 Series 50G Bandwidth DWDM license

NC55-50G-DWDM-LIC=

NCS 5500 Series 50G Bandwidth DWDM license, Spare

NC55-50G-MAC-LIC

NCS 5500 Series 50G Bandwidth MACsec license

NC55-50G-MAC-LIC=

NCS 5500 Series 50G Bandwidth MACsec license, Spare

Software

XR-NC55-P-06.00

IOS-XR 6.0 Release Software License

XR-NC55-PK9-06.00

IOS-XR 6.0 Release Software License

XR-NC55-P-06.01

IOS-XR 6.1 Release Software License

XR-NC55-PK9-06.01

IOS-XR 6.1 Release Software License

XR-NC55-P-06.02

IOS-XR 6.2 Release Software License

XR-NC55-PK9-06.02

IOS-XR 6.2 Release Software License

XR-NC55-P-06.03

IOS-XR 6.3 Release Software License

XR-NC55-PK9-06.03

IOS-XR 6.3 Release Software License

XR-NC55-P-06.05

IOS-XR 6.5 Release Software License

XR-NC55-PK9-06.05

IOS-XR 6.5 Release Software License

XR-NC55-P-06.06

IOS-XR 6.5 Release Software License

XR-NC55-PK9-06.06

IOS-XR 6.5 Release Software License

Warranty

The Cisco NCS 5500 Series has a 1-year limited hardware warranty. The warranty includes hardware replacement with a 10-day turnaround from receipt of a Return Materials Authorization (RMA).

Service and support

Cisco offers a wide range of services to help accelerate your success in deploying and optimizing the Cisco NCS 5500 Series. These innovative Cisco Services offerings are delivered through a unique combination of people, processes, tools, and partners, and they are focused on helping you increase operating efficiency and improve your data center network. Cisco Advanced Services use an architecture-led approach to help you align your data center infrastructure with your business goals and achieve long-term value. Cisco SMARTnet Service helps you resolve mission-critical problems with direct access at any time to Cisco network experts and award-winning resources.

With this service, you can take advantage of the Cisco Smart Call Home service, which offers proactive diagnostics and real-time alerts on your Cisco NCS 5500 Series. Spanning the entire network lifecycle, Cisco Services offerings help increase investment protection, optimize network operations, support migration operations, and strengthen your IT expertise.

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Flexible payment solutions to help you achieve your objectives

Cisco Capital makes it easier to get the right technology to achieve your objectives, enable business transformation and help you stay competitive. We can help you reduce the total cost of ownership, conserve capital, and accelerate growth. In more than 100 countries, our flexible payment solutions can help you acquire hardware, software, services and complementary third-party equipment in easy, predictable payments. Learn more.

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