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At a Glance

​The vEdge 5000 router delivers highly secure site-to-site data connectivity to large enterprises, offers interface modularity, and provides the following features:

  • 1RU, standard rack mountable in a 19-inch rack
  • Support for AC input power
  • Four pluggable Network Interface Module (NIM) slots that support three types of NIMs:
    • 8x1-Gigabit Ethernet SFP NIM (Model: NIM-8-1GE-SFP)
    • 8x1-Gigabit Ethernet Copper Rj45 NIM (Model: NIM-8-1GE-RJ45)
    • 4x10-Gigabit Ethernet SFP+ NIM (Model: NIM-4-10GE-SFPP)
  • Encryption and QoS support
  • 20-Gbps forwarding throughput (inclusive of encryption)
  • Secure identification chip  for anti-counterfeit and secure authentication
  • Redundant hot-swappable fan tray modules
  • Dual redundant hot-swappable power supply slots
  • Front-to-back cooling

Chassis Views

Figure 1 and Figure 2 show the front and back panels of the vEdge 5000 router, indicating the location of the power interfaces, module slots, status indicators, and chassis identification labels.

Figure 1: Front Panel of the vEdge 5000 Router


Figure 2: Back Panel Slots and Connectors of the vEdge 5000 Router