Cisco Cloud Services Router 1000V Series

Securely connect to any cloud

Extend your enterprise network to public and private clouds with the CSR 1000V Series. Offer routing, security, and network management as cloud services with multi-tenancy. The series is infrastructure-agnostic and programmable across the LAN and WAN and in the cloud.


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Features and benefits

Construct a secure network connection, and seamlessly extend it to public and virtual private clouds.

Multi-tenancy in any cloud

The CSR 1000V Series serves as a secure single-tenant router in multi-tenant, shared-resource public clouds. It provides end-to-end managed connectivity.


The CSR 1000V Series works with VMware ESXi, Red Hat KVM, SUSE Linux KVM, Citrix Xen, Microsoft Hyper-V and Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and Amazon Web Services.

Reduced security risk

Deploy a complete, hypervisor-isolated, multiservice secure instance for each tenant. Secure features include IPsec VPNs and built-in zone-based firewalls.

Network scalability

Scale beyond the limitations of IEEE 802.1Q VLAN tagging. Build a VXLAN network or extend Layer 3 routing deeper into the cloud environment.

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Deliver exceptional routing performance

Build a resilient, highly secure routing infrastructure. Help enable high availability and less risk with services for routing solutions.

Cloud marketplace

Cisco Cloud Services Router 1000V Series is available on multiple cloud marketplaces. Buy now or learn about purchasing options.

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