Overview of Cisco NCS 4206 and NCS 4216
Cisco NCS 4206
The Cisco NCS 4206 is a fully-featured aggregation platform designed for the cost-effective delivery of converged mobile and business services. With shallow depth, low power consumption, and an extended temperature range, this compact 3-rack-unit (RU) chassis provides high service scale, full redundancy, and flexible hardware configuration.
The Cisco NCS 4206 expands the Cisco service provider product portfolio by providing a rich and scalable feature set of Layer 2 VPN (L2VPN) and Layer 3 VPN (L3VPN) services in a compact package. It also supports a variety of software features, including Carrier Ethernet features, Timing over Packet, and pseudowire.
For more information on the Cisco NCS 4206 Chassis, see the Cisco NCS 4206 Hardware Installation Guide.
Cisco NCS 4216
The Cisco NCS 4216 is a seven-rack (7RU) unit chassis that belongs to the Cisco NCS 4200 family of chassis. This chassis complements Cisco’s offerings for IP RAN solutions for the GSM, UMTS, LTE and CDMA. Given it’s form-factor, interface types and Gigabit Ethernet density the Cisco NCS 4216 can also be positioned as a Carrier Ethernet aggregation platform.
The Cisco NCS 4216 is a cost optimized, fully redundant, centralized forwarding, extended temperature, and flexible pre-aggregation chassis.
For more information about the Cisco NCS 4216 Chassis, see the Cisco NCS 4216 Hardware Installation Guide.