7609-RSP720C-R Cisco 7609 Router
The Cisco 7609 combines optical WAN/MAN networking and high volume Ethernet aggregation with a focus on the delivery of high-touch services for the IP and MPLS edge. It combines Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking capabilities with a high bandwidth, high-performance architecture including hardware-based forwarding of MPLS, IPv4, and IPv6.
The Cisco 7609 Router is a high-performance router deployed at the network edge, where performance, IP services, redundancy, and fault resiliency are critical. Combined with a central route processor and forwarding engine, the Cisco 7609 Router provides 30-Mpps forwarding rates and up to 256 Gbps of total throughput. This versatile Cisco 7600 Series system scales WAN connectivity from OC-48/STM-16 to DS0 and LAN connectivity from 10 Gigabit Ethernet through 10