Switches create a network. Routers connect networks. A router links computers to the Internet, so users can share the connection. A router acts as a dispatcher, choosing the best path for information to travel so it's received quickly.
Cisco 800 Series ISR
For a business like yours that depends on technology, Cisco 800 Series Integrated Services Routers (ISRs) combine data, security, and wireless services onto a single device that's simple to use and easy to manage.
Cisco 800 Series Integrated Services Routers support:
Concurrent services at broadband speed: Get the most from your broadband connection.
Strong security: Reduce business risks associated with viruses and other security threats.
VPN support: Give remote staff and teleworkers secure access to company assets over a highly secure connection.
Wireless networking: Enable employees to access applications and information even when they're away from their desks.
Cisco 1000 Series
Get Internet access, advanced security, and wireless services in one device. Cisco 1000 Series Integrated Services Routers (ISRs) are fixed, high-performance routers that are easy to deploy and manage. Small yet powerful, they provide highly secure broadband, Metro Ethernet, and wireless LAN connectivity.
Cisco 1000 Series Features and Benefits
- Next-generation connectivity
Get increased mobility and next-generation WAN and LAN options. Access Ethernet, DSL, LTE Advanced, and 802.11ac Wi-Fi. The 1000 Series is ideal for use as customer premises equipment.
- Intent-based networking
Manage and operate your WAN from a single dashboard. Provide highly secure, direct Internet access at the branch and optimize the user experience with Cisco SD-WAN.
- Integrated enterprise-class security
Gain enterprise-class security and a highly secure WAN. Cisco Umbrella, Encrypted Traffic Analytics, and advanced threat defense provide high-performance encryption, VPN, firewall, and URL filtering.
- Easy management and deployment
Use one operating system for consistency and visibility across all branch offices and remote sites. The 1000 Series is the first fixed-configuration router with Cisco’s trusted IOS XE software.
Cisco 4000 Series
With the Cisco 4000 Series ISR digital-ready platform, Simplify day-to-day IT management. Provide a scalable, flexible foundation so you can quickly integrate leading IT initiatives like SD-WAN and edge compute, while meeting the explosive network performance need driven by cloud-based application adoption.
Cisco 4000 Series Features and Benefits
- Predictable performance
High-availability architecture designed for mission-critical branches that delivers predictable performance at maximum speeds, offering modularity to connect from any remote location.
- Network services
Deploy key integrated network services for your branch in minutes, virtually or on-premises, without compromising performance.
- Simplified management
Configure and monitor your network and enforce business policies through Cisco DNA Center and Cisco SD-WAN. Simplify network automation and turn hours of work into seconds.
- Threat protection
Protect your branch site across the LAN and WAN and in the cloud with security integrated into the router. You no longer need a separate security appliance.