The Cisco 7600 Series is the industry's only edge router that delivers robust, high performance IP/MPLS features for a range of service provider edge and enterprise MAN/WAN applications. Coupled with the broadest set of interfaces and innovative adaptive network processing technology the Cisco 7600 leads the industry with integrated Ethernet, private line and subscriber aggregation capabilities. The Cisco 7600 Series is a natural evolution for existing Cisco 7500 Series customers–with Cisco IOS feature parity and FlexWAN support for existing Cisco 7200/7500 Series port adapters
The Cisco 7609 Router features 720 Gbps of switching capacity in a 40 Gigabit/slot configuration, delivering the needed capacity to power robust edge services for IP/MPLS networks. This 9-vertical slot, 1/2 rack system delivers 30 Mpps centralized processing coupled with distributed processing for line-rate 10 & 1 Gigabit Ethernet services. Additionally, this NEBS-compliant system offers front-to-back airflow and integrated cable management.
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