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Cisco 5000 Series Enterprise Network Compute System

Branch compute optimized for Enterprise NFV

Deploy network services in minutes. With the Cisco Enterprise Network Compute System, you can completely virtualize all your services in the branch, including routers.  It provides service agility and density needed for the branch that has limited IT resources. 

Features and benefits

Hardware built for Enterprise NFV

The 5000 Series is a purpose-built compute platform optimized for Enterprise Network Functions Virtualization. Use Enterprise NFV to save time. Simplify operations and management. Make branch deployments faster and easier.

Open platform for Cisco and third parties

The 5000 Series features built-in LAN ports with up to 12 cores of compute. It includes complete lights-out capabilities and hardware acceleration for VM-to-VM traffic. It also supports legacy WAN transports and optional 4G LTE connectivity.


Cisco ONE software licensing capabilities include NFV Infrastructure Software, Integrated Services Virtual Router (ISRv), as well as our SD-WAN solution, the Cisco Intelligent WAN.

One platform for your branch

Read the independent, third-party performance validation report on Cisco ENCS and ISRv.


Advise and Implement

We’ll help you accelerate adoption and integration of your enterprise NFV solution, and build your migration plan.

Solution Support

Resolve complex issues in solutions environments up to 41% more quickly than with product support alone.

Cloud and Managed

Manage global infrastructures in the cloud and on premises. Manage problems in multivendor environments.​

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