Cisco Enterprise Routers Review

Stable, easy to set up, and works well for interconnecting branches


What is our primary use case?

We are a solution provider and Cisco Enterprise Routers are one of the products that we implement for our clients.

The larger routers are used in an organization's headquarters to connect with the branches, which use smaller routers. It acts as the backbone for networking between the main branch and branch offices. 

What is most valuable?

This product is easy to use.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see support for software-defined networking.

The routers could be more secure.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been selling Cisco Routers for a couple of years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

This is a stable product.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

These routers are scalable and you can have many of them included in the network. One of our customers has approximately 100 users.

How are customer service and technical support?

The support from Cisco is good enough.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is straightforward. It will take approximately two months to implement a whole project.

What about the implementation team?

We have a staff of approximately 20 people for deployment and maintenance.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price should be reduced.

What other advice do I have?

Overall, this is a good product that I recommend it.

I would rate this solution an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Reseller
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