ASR 1000 a good option
December 21, 2021

ASR 1000 a good option

Jose Manuel Castillo | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
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Overall Satisfaction with Cisco 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 1000)

The ASR 1000 range is widely used by our different customers due to its good performance and a great variety of characteristics. They are easy to configure equipment. They can be used as WAN aggregation routers, enterprise network connectivity, We also use the routers as Internet gateways, as well as for organization MPLS network connectivity. in our client's services providers are widely used as RR
  • WAN aggregation router
  • MPLS
  • Excellent as Route Reflector
  • BGP routing externally and internally
  • Improve bandwidth throughput
  • Port density
  • Enterprise services features
  • ZBFW
  • Highly reliable
  • Supports advanced encryption protocols
  • Quality of service
  • mpls
  • The impact has been positive. ASR 1000 equipment as a WAN aggregation router, excellent equipment with MPLS feature, the negative side is that interface limited by 200G performance.
  • Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Routers (ISR 4000)
serving as a WAN aggregation router for the termination of our external 10G links, we choose it for the following features BGP, PFR, Cisco Nonstop Forwarding, ISSU, Stateful SwitchoverEtherChannels

Do you think Cisco 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 1000) delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with Cisco 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 1000)'s feature set?

Yes

Did Cisco 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 1000) live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of Cisco 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 1000) go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy Cisco 1000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 1000) again?

Yes

Cisco 4000 Series Integrated Services Routers (ISR 4000), Cisco 9000 Series Aggregation Services Routers (ASR 9000)
From my experience, I find that the ASR 1000s are excellent equipment to use in an MPLS network as a route reflector. ASR 1000s are also very good as a WAN aggregation router. WAN aggregation capable of supporting multiple Gigabit connections