IR1100 Catalyst Rugged Series Routers


Ruggedized routers designed for industrial environments, offering secure and reliable connectivity for remote sites and harsh conditions, with advanced features for industrial IoT applications.
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The Cisco® Catalyst IR1101 Rugged Series Router or IR1101, is Cisco’s most compact, FirstNet Ready™ industrial router. Designed in a highly modular form factor makes it an ideal solution for remote asset management across multiple industrial vertical markets.

The IR1101 has an integrated 9.6 to 60V DC power input and is designed to withstand hostile environments, including shock, vibration, dust, humidity and Electrostatic Discharge (ESD). The IR1101 also supports a wide temperature range: –40 to 60°C standard operation, –40 to 75°C in a forced air enclosure with 200 LFM of air, and type-tested at 85°C for 16 hours. This durability makes it ideal for harsh industrial and distributed IoT deployments such as transportation, oil and gas, distribution substations, industrial automation, and financial institutions.

Through a user-friendly web device manager, the IE 5000 provides easy out-of-the-box configuration and simplified operational manageability to deliver advanced security, data, video, and voice services over industrial networks.


  • Modularity and investment protection.
  • Dual active LTE-capable
  • Cisco IOS XE Software.
  • Software Defined WAN (SDWAN) capable.
  • Industrial security..
  • Edge computing.
  • Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA).
  • Smart grid-compliant.
  • Ease of management.
  • Multiple Packet Data Network (PDN).
  • 4G LTE multiple-bearer QoS.
  • Network Segmentation.
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