The Cisco ASR 1000 Series Route Processor 1 (RP1) addresses the route-processing requirements of carrier-grade IP and Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) packet infrastructures. Not only does it provide advanced routing capabilities, but it also monitors and manages the other components in the Cisco ASR 1000 Series Aggregation Services Router.
The Cisco ASR 1000 Series Routers for aggregation offer high-performance and service capabilities, reliability, and efficiency in a small package. Ideal for enterprises that want to expand high availability to the edge of the network, and extend the network as a platform for cloud computing, the ASR 1000 routers for aggregations services features a number of key services including:
- VoIP-PSTN interconnect
- application optimization
- multi-gigabit encryption
- flexible packet matching