Cisco ASR 1001-HX Router

Powerful Compact Services Router for Your Enterprise Edge

The new ASR1001-HX is the most powerful compact services router in the market today. It comes in a 1-rack-unit (1RU) form factor that delivers up to 60 Gbps total system bandwidth. With four 10-GE ports, eight 1-GE ports, and four configurable 10-GE and 1-GE ports, this router offers instant-on service capabilities and on-demand crypto capability up to 29 Gbps.

Features and Capabilities

The ASR 1001-HX Router supports software redundancy without redundant hardware, just like Cisco ASR 1001-X, 1002-X, 1002-HX, and 1004 Routers. It is ideal for WAN aggregation or Internet edge devices, or managed services.

ASR 1001-HX features include:

  • Up to 60 Gbps of total system bandwidth
  • Field replaceable, optional, Crypto module capable of up to 29-Gb bandwidth
  • Support for built-in front panel 4x10GE, 8x1GE, and 4 configurable 10-Gibabit-Ethernet (GE) and 1-GE ports
  • Two AC or DC power supplies
  • One field-replaceable fan tray for front-to-back airflow

The ASR 1001-HX is ideal for high-end enterprise branch offices and as a high-performance edge solution for a private WAN, including:

  • WAN aggregation and secure WAN
  • Internet edge
  • Data center interconnect
  • Cisco Intelligent WAN (IWAN)

Specifications at a Glance

Scalability 44 Gbps – 60 Gbps
Embedded service processor slots Integrated
Route processor slots Integrated
SPA interface processors (SIPs) supported None
Redundancy Software
Redundant power supply Dual
Hitless software upgrade N/A
Programming interface XML and command-line interface (CLI) script
Management tool Cisco Prime Network Analysis Module

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