The Cisco 12000 series offers industry leading scalability, high performance, and guaranteed priority packet delivery through an innovative distributed architecture design that enables service providers to accelerate the evolution of the Internet through delivery of profitable, next generation services.
The Cisco 12000 Series is the industry's leading portfolio of routing solutions that seamlessly scales from 2.5Gbps/slot to 40G/slot capacity to service-enable carrier IP/MPLS core and edge networks.
This portfolio leverages state of the art silicon and intelligent software technologies, delivering uncompromising routing performance, superior QoS capabilities, proven high availability support, comprehensive Layer 2/Layer 3 services and a fully integrated core and edge feature set.
With its upgradeable switch fabric, the Cisco 12000 Series provides the industry's only proven investment protection and lowest total cost of ownership. Based on years of innovation and a global installed base of over 23,000 systems, the Cisco 12000 Series is uniquely positioned for carriers worldwide to build the most sophisticated and competitive IP/MPLS service delivery infrastructure.
The Cisco 12410 Router offers our highest density and most operationally efficient 10 Gigabit system for IP/MPLS networks in the industry, delivering 200 Gbps switching capacity in a 10-slot, 1/2-rack system. This system can be field upgraded to the 40G/slot of the Cisco 12810 router.