Enterprise and service provider customers continue to drive the need for optimizing operational and management costs, simplifying network management and increasing revenue opportunities. The Cisco 7200 addresses these requirements by collapsing functions previously performed by separate devices into a single, cost-effective platform. Through functional integration, the Cisco 7200 high-performance multifunction platform provides a single, cost-effective platform.The Cisco 7200 series delivers exceptional price/performance to meet the requirements of both enterprise and service providers. With its combination of scalable performance, density, and low per-port pricing, the Cisco 7200 allows network-layer capabilities to be extended to a much wider range of network configurations and environments. Customers can now gain the advantages of high-performance network-layer switching and services, including security, QoS, and traffic management to more locations throughout the network.