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Versa CSG 700 Series

Next Generation Appliances for SD-WAN and Security

The Versa 700 series appliances are designed for deployment in mid-to-large Enterprise branches delivering industry’s richest set of networking functions. The versatile CSG700 series appliances deliver carrier-grade reliability, with enterprise- grade routing, SD-WAN, and next-generation security all while supporting a diverse set of WAN access technologies (MPLS and broadband), wireless WAN access technologies (3G, 4G-LTE, LTE Advanced), and non-Ethernet connectivity options including A/ VDSL2 and T1/E1.

CSG700 appliances are designed to be FIPS compliant in the core hardware. Ethernet WAN and LAN ports for connectivity and can be ordered with optional factory-installed LTE module(s) for 4G/LTE-A access, T1/E1 NIC, and A/VDSL2 NIC. With an integrated 802.11ac Access Point (AP) module that can be added on, these modules can provide enterprise-grade WLAN coverage for the branch. The CSG700 series appliances come with very high MTBF numbers thanks to its fan-less and specialized design. CSG700 series appliances scale SD-WAN performance up to 2 Gbps and up to 350 users.

Capabilities

Versa Networks CSG series are a next-generation enterprise software-defined networking appliance that is based on Intel’s x86 latest architecture to deliver cloud-native SD-WAN, security, and routing services.


Networking + Security

Fully-featured routing, SD-WAN and layered security including NGFW, UTM and secure web gateway.

High-Performance

Leverages Intel DPDK, encryption offload and quick assist.

Integrated LTE

Up to four independent LTE-A links providing unmatched resiliency and flexibility for wireless WAN.

Enterprise-grade WiFi

802.11ac high-performance dual-radio WiFi module for enterprise-grade WLAN connectivity in the branch.

POE+

4-Port POE+ module to connect IP Phones, cameras, IoT devices.

Secure

Integrated TPM chip and designed for FIPS 140-2 compliance.


POE+ and WiFi are optional factory installed modules. Dual-LTE is an orderable option installed from factory.

Models

Versa CSG 700 series appliances are best suited for small-to-medium branch deployments as a WAN edge appliance that features advanced routing, SD-WAN, security, and uCPE capabilities,


CSG730
CSG750
CSG770
Recommended Deployment Small Branch Medium Branch Medium/Large Branch
LAN/WAN Ports 2 x Cu/SFP GE combo and 4 x Cu GE ports 2 x Cu/SFP GE combo and 4 x Cu GE ports 2 x Cu/SFP GE combo and 4 x Cu GE ports
Dual-Band -Simult WiFi Module Yes Yes Yes
3G/4G/LTE-A Yes (Dual-LTE and USB) Yes (Dual-LTE and USB) Yes (Dual-LTE and USB)
POE/POE+ Module N.A Yes (4 ports) Yes (4 ports)
Routing Yes Yes Yes
SD-WAN Yes Yes Yes
NGFW Yes Yes Yes
NG-IPS No Yes Yes
UTM No Yes Yes
uCPE Yes No Yes
Passive Cooling Yes Yes Yes
MTBF 200,000+ hours 200,000+ hours 200,000+ hours