7 Ratings
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Score 8 out of 100
18 Ratings
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Score 7.3 out of 100

Attribute Ratings

  • Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) is rated higher in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend
  • Cisco Small Business RV Series is rated higher in 1 area: Support Rating

Likelihood to Recommend

8.0

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

80%
3 Ratings
6.9

Cisco Small Business RV Series

69%
9 Ratings

Likelihood to Renew

9.1

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

91%
1 Rating

Cisco Small Business RV Series

N/A
0 Ratings

Usability

8.2

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

82%
1 Rating

Cisco Small Business RV Series

N/A
0 Ratings

Availability

8.2

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

82%
2 Ratings

Cisco Small Business RV Series

N/A
0 Ratings

Performance

8.2

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

82%
2 Ratings

Cisco Small Business RV Series

N/A
0 Ratings

Support Rating

7.3

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

73%
2 Ratings
7.7

Cisco Small Business RV Series

77%
2 Ratings

Online Training

7.3

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

73%
1 Rating

Cisco Small Business RV Series

N/A
0 Ratings

Implementation Rating

8.2

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

82%
2 Ratings

Cisco Small Business RV Series

N/A
0 Ratings

Product Scalability

7.3

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

73%
1 Rating

Cisco Small Business RV Series

N/A
0 Ratings

Likelihood to Recommend

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

The [Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)] is great when we need to add a small new site in a very short time.Our previous experience with these units makes the roll-out of new sites quick and almost seamless.The 800 series excels in locations where we want to tunnel all traffic back to the core site.Split tunneling for "SD-WAN" type use is not as functional as in other products.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

It's best suited for small offices 10-25 users. Any more and its best to move away to a more higher tier. It will be less appropriate for a mid level company with a large staff. It's best for a small business with a limited budget and less strenuous security functionality.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

  • Small factor
  • Low cost
  • Fast configuration
  • Switch port
Jose Almeida | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

  • Cisco Small Business RV Series is aimed for SMB use cases
  • Simple setting and easy deployment
  • Can be integrated with Cisco security on cloud such as Umbrella
  • Provides advanced security features with license
Budi Ezeddin | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

  • Most are single power supply
  • If they aren't a full 19" 1U device you have to purchase rack ears separately from the device
  • VPN tunneling can be a bit of a configuration challenge
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

  • Wireless is slower than a dedicated wireless module.
  • Some of the lower-end Cisco RV models can't handle high traffic load.
  • GUI interface is really slow sometimes.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Starting Price

Cisco Small Business RV Series

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Starting Price

Likelihood to Renew

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 9.1
Based on 1 answer
We are already looking at more purchases
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Usability

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 8.2
Based on 1 answer
My experience is that there is always something that proves to be just a bit tedious to get figured out but once you do it is easily duplicated
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Reliability and Availability

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 8.2
Based on 2 answers
Cisco routers can be configure and forgotten unless you are adding to the configuration or on the rare troubleshooting event.
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Performance

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 8.2
Based on 2 answers
Cisco routers can be configure and forgotten unless you are adding to the configuration or on the rare troubleshooting event.
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 7.3
Based on 2 answers
People have bad days and some things are deemed not critical enough to fix.
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

Cisco Small Business RV Series 7.7
Based on 2 answers
The features are good. The support is good. The resources to deploy, manage, and operate it are good. Customer's feedback and testimonials are good. The updates in terms of zero day vulnerabilities are good and timely. But, I still give an 8 out of 10 because I think the pricing, licensing, and GUI can be improved more.
John Patrick Duro | TrustRadius Reviewer

Online Training

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 7.3
Based on 1 answer
My training was through a third party that had good knowledge but wasn't able to answer all of my questions.
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Implementation Rating

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 8.2
Based on 2 answers
The more you can plan in advance the easier the deployment will be.
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

The Meraki Z3 falls into roughly the same category as the 800 series and requires no daughter card for PoE.The Meraki MX are more expensive and require more infrastructure to support.The Meraki units also completely stop working when licensing is not renewed, and are more in the class of an SD-WAN product.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

Cisco's power really stems from its brand reputation and honestly not much else. No one ever got fired for deploying Cisco, and that's why it stands out. The Cisco Small Business RV Series is no exception there; the unit is built well and does the job. However, much more powerful alternatives for routers are out there—the biggest competitor being Ubiquiti. The UniFi routers are significantly more powerful in all regards, including routing speed, IPS/IDS speeds, and VPN functionality. Support for those is admittedly rather lackluster though, so if your network is critical, you are effectively self-insuring your equipment. For some that may be fine, but for others, that risk of extended downtime is just not worth it.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800) 7.3
Based on 1 answer
Not every router can handle all situations and so you have to purchase the upgrade to do handle the new requirements.
Hawkinson, John | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Cisco 800 Series Industrial ISR (IR 800)

  • Investment in education
  • High price
  • Easy material
Jose Almeida | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Small Business RV Series

  • Remote sales staff easily make use of the included VPN
  • Wireless access is built in and convenient
  • The form factor contributes no noise and negligible heat to our data closet
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

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