Branch Routers

Transform your branch with a software-defined WAN, network services, and comprehensive security, all in one platform.

Features and benefits

Intent-based networking

Centralize management for easier deployment of SD-WAN and security while maintaining policy across thousands of sites.

Securing the branch

Protect data, contain threats, and find malicious activity hidden in encrypted traffic from the edge to the cloud, over any connection.

Customer experience

Increase productivity by optimizing cloud and on-premises application performance with real-time analytics, visibility, and control.

On-demand network services

Respond to business needs faster and increase IT efficiency by deploying integrated network services on demand wherever you need them.

Find the best router for your branch site

View all routers, or try the Cisco Router Selector to find the best router for your needs.

Cisco Catalyst 8000V Edge Software

Deliver comprehensive SD-WAN, WAN gateway, and network services functions to virtual and cloud environments.

Cisco Catalyst 8300 Series Edge Platforms

Get multidomain integration, SD-WAN services, and comprehensive security for cloud-native branch connectivity.

Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Routers

This multi-services platform provides integrated storage and computing at gigabit speeds for large offices.

Cisco 1000 Series Integrated Services Routers

Get routing, switching, and wireless in compact devices for small to midsize businesses.

Cisco 900 Series Integrated Services Routers

These entry-level routers are designed for small and home offices.

Cisco 5000 Series Enterprise Network Compute System

Virtualize all your network services so you can deploy them on demand as your business needs change.

Cisco Meraki MX

Easily deploy at remote locations in minutes, using zero-touch cloud provisioning. Securely connect branches through a web-based dashboard.

Deploy SD-WAN your way with Cisco DNA software

Simple, flexible software subscription suites help you achieve the latest software-defined WAN innovations and provide centralized management with security, application-aware policies, segmentation, and optimization for cloud connectivity.

Solutions for your branch router needs

Cisco SD-WAN

Securely connect any user, any application, anywhere, with the power of the cloud.

Cisco SD-Branch

Simplify operations and roll out new services in minutes on any platform.

SD-WAN security

Implement secure access service edge (SASE) for your branch with simplified, scalable SD-WAN security.

Router security

Implement VPN and threat-defense solutions for branch and WAN aggregation routers.

Deliver exceptional routing performance

Build a resilient, highly secure routing infrastructure. Help enable high availability and less risk with services for routing solutions.

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Small business networking solutions

Operate your network with simple, flexible, and highly secure solutions specifically designed for the small business.