Built to Meet High Data Demand

The Cisco ASR 9912 Router complements Cisco ASR 9000 Series routers by offering superior capacity in an efficient form factor. It takes advantage of the innovations introduced by the Cisco ASR 9922 Router. The ASR 9912 model is built with a comprehensive backplane, which provides the longevity needed to accommodate the high data demand of networks today.

Features and Capabilities

The Cisco ASR 9912 Router supports 10 line-card slots, with each slot capable of switching up to 2 Tbps of bi-directional traffic. Powered with Cisco IOS XR Software, the ASR 9912 has functional parity with all other ASR 9000 series chassis.

The ASR 9912 borrows architectural elements from ASR 9922 system, including:

  • 2 route processors
  • 6+1 Fabric Cards (N+1 redundancy)
  • A modular power design

Specifications at a Glance

Model ASR 9912
Slots 8 Line Cards
2 RPs
7 Fabric Cards
Rack Size 30 RU
Bandwidth Per Slot
Max Capacity 80 Tbps
Size (H x W x D) 52.5 in. x 17.60 in. x 29.37 in.
Power AC: 6 kW or 3 kW power modules
DC: 4.4 kW or 2.1 kW power modules
Note: Mixing of AC and DC modules is not supported
Fan 2 fan trays
Airflow Front to Back
RSP / RP 2 RPs
Fabric Architecture Up to 6+1 fabric redundancy
Software IOS XR

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