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The Cisco® 7500 Series router is the premier Cisco distributed services, multiprotocol platform, now with twice the performance and enhanced high-availability (HA) features. The Cisco 7500 Series combines proven Cisco software technology with exceptional reliability, availability, serviceability, and performance features to meet the requirements of today's most mission-critical networks. The Cisco 7500 Series router provides service provider and enterprise networks with the flexibility they need to meet the constantly changing requirements of their networks. The three models of the Cisco 7500 Series allow users to choose the exact configuration needed to optimize installations and network designs for cost and functionality.
• High-performance distributed switching - This feature delivers high performance for mission-critical applications by supporting high-speed media and high-density configurations. Using the processing capabilities of the Versatile Interface Processors (VIP) and distributed Cisco Express Forwarding (dCEF), the Cisco 7500 Series router system capacity can exceed two million packets per second (pps).
• Full support for Cisco IOS® Software and enhancements for high-performance, feature-rich IP network services - The Cisco 7500 Series router performs network services such as quality of service (QoS) at high speed. VIP technology extends the performance of these features through distributed IP services.
• High port density and unmatched interface flexibility - The Cisco 7500 Series router provides high port density and an extensive range of LAN and WAN interfaces (port adapters). These features dramatically reduce the cost per port and allow for a flexible configuration.
• High availability - Enhanced features and capabilities include redundant route processors and power supplies, software fault isolation, and failover capabilities.