The R1 is ImageStreams low-cost router for varied installation
environments. The R1 chassis can be installed in set-top, wallmount, and rackmount
environments. In addition, it is available in a ruggedized version that supports
extended temperature operation from 5° to 70° C.
The R1 provides
one WAN expansion slot and one LAN expansion slot in a small steel chassis that
includes a high-performance processor, error-correcting memory, and 10/100 ethernet
port. The R1 provides best-in-class flexibility for varied installation environments
including set-top, wallmount, and rackmount. The R1 also delivers the ultimate
in reliability by using flash storage with no moving parts.
The WAN slot
supports Industrial Series network cards including WANic 520 series cards with
one, two or four T1, E1, or synchronous serial ports. LAN card options include
one 10/100 ethernet port or one token ring port. With add-on network cards, the
R1 can route multiple IP networks using 56/64 K DDS, fractional and full T1 or
E1, token ring, and ethernet connections.
The R1 leverages ImageStreams
Standard Architecture for Network Drivers (SAND) which includes modular support
for WAN protocols including PPP, Cisco HDLC and frame relay. SAND also makes it
easy to troubleshoot LAN and WAN connections by providing real-time port status
and performance monitoring.
The R1 is ImageStreams lowest priced
Industrial Series router for branch offices and other small-scale routing applications.
It offers wire-speed performance and unwavering reliability in a diminutive package.
The R1 can usually replace Cisco 1600, 1700, 2500 and 2600 series routers, and
it makes an ideal solution for virtual private network (VPN) and quality of service
(QoS) applications where wire-speed performance is required.