lancom 1900ef - LANCOM Systems GmbH

Routers & VPN Gateways
Multi-WAN VPN gateway for connection to high-speed fiber-optic networks
and external modems—ideal for medium-sized VPN networking scenarios
The LANCOM 1900EF is the first choice for using a variety of Internet connections on a single device. This
extremely high-performance multi-WAN VPN gateway supports any external DSL or cable modems for the
greatest possible flexibility, for any Internet connections available at the site. It also supports high-speed fiber-optic
connections. With the award-winning LANCOM IPSec VPN, 25 (optionally 50) sites and mobile employees benefit
from Secure. Networks.
a Multi-WAN VPN gateway for 1x SFP/TP, 1x WAN Ethernet
a Load balancing for the parallel operation of several Internet access connections and maximization of the
available bandwidth
a 25 simultaneous IPSec VPN connections (50 optional)
a Network virtualization with up to 64 networks on one device (ARF)
a SD-WAN – automatic VPN and VLAN configuration via the LANCOM Management Cloud
a Full-metal housing for mounting in a 19" rack and integrated 230V power supply
Radical simplification of the configuration with
The LANCOM 1900EF is a multi-WAN router with 1x SFP/TP
combo port and 1x WAN Ethernet connection. It works with
In combination with the LANCOM Management Cloud, the
high-speed fiber-optic connections and any external DSL or
cable modems to guarantee the greatest possible flexibility
management. The software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) enables
in the choice of Internet connection at the site.
the automatic setup of secure VPN connections between
sites, including network virtualization across the wide-area
Load balancing
network: A few mouse clicks is all it takes to enable the VPN
The LANCOM 1900EF allows the parallel operation of several
function and select the required VLANs for each site. The
Internet access connections for perfect load balancing and
laborious configuration of individual tunnel endpoints is no
maximization of the available bandwidth. It is versatile
longer required at all.
enough to operate with any kind of wireline connection—be
it Ethernet, fiber-optic or DSL/cable with an external modem.
Premium full-metal housing
So the LANCOM 1900EF offers maximum versatility as it
The LANCOM 1900EF comes in a high-quality full-metal
operates with any Internet connection.
housing with integrated 230V power supply. Thanks to the
mounting system, it is easy to install in a 19" rack—with
Award-winning LANCOM VPN
connection ports redirected to the front, it is quick and easy
The LANCOM 1900EF offers a high level of security. The
to work with.
standard equipment of 25 IPSec VPN channels guarantees
strong encryption, secure connections for mobile employees,
and protection of corporate data. The LANCOM VPN Option
upgrades the VPN gateway to support 50 VPN channels. This
makes it the ideal device for medium-sized VPN networking
scenarios. By the way: Our VPN solutions are award winners!
In the techconsult Professional User Rating 2017, they
received the “Champion” award in the category “Virtual
Private Networks”.
Advanced Routing & Forwarding
The LANCOM 1900EF provides up to 64 securely isolated IP
contexts, each of which has its own separate routing. This
is an elegant way of operating IP applications with one
central router and keeping the different communication
channels securely separated from one another.
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Layer 2 features
4.096 IDs based on IEEE 802.1q, dynamic assignment, Q-in-Q tagging
Ethernet over GRE-Tunnel (EoGRE), ARP-Lookup, LLDP, DHCP option 82, IPv6-Router-Advertisement-Snooping, DHCPv6-Snooping,
LDRA (Lightweight DHCPv6 Relay Agent), Spanning Tree, Rapid Spanning Tree, ARP, Proxy ARP, BOOTP, DHCP, LACP
Layer 3 features
Stateful inspection firewall including paket filtering, extended port forwarding, N:N IP address mapping, paket tagging, user-defined
rules and notifications
Quality of Service
Traffic shaping, bandwidth reservation, DiffServ/TOS, packetsize control, layer-2-in-layer-3 tagging
Intrusion Prevention, IP spoofing, access control lists, Denial of Service protection, detailed settings for handling reassembly,
session-recovery, PING, stealth mode and AUTH port, URL blocker, password protection, programmable reset button
PPP authentication mechanisms
High availability / redundancy
VRRP (Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol), analog/GSM modem backup
IPv4-, IPv6-, NetBIOS/IP multiprotokoll router, IPv4/IPv6 dual stack
Router virtualization
ARF (Advanced Routing and Forwarding) up to separate processing of 64 contexts
IPv4 services
HTTP and HTTPS server for configuration by web interface, DNS client, DNS server, DNS relay, DNS proxy, dynamic DNS client, DHCP
client, DHCP relay and DHCP server including autodetection, NetBIOS/IP proxy, NTP client, SNTP server, policy-based routing,
Bonjour-Proxy, RADIUS
IPv6 services
HTTP and HTTPS server for configuration by web interface, DHCPv6 client, DHCPv6 server, DHCPv6 relay, DNS client, DNS server,
dynamic DNS client, NTP client, SNTP server, Bonjour-Proxy, RADIUS
IPv6 compatible LCOS applications
WEBconfig, HTTP, HTTPS, SSH, Telnet, DNS, TFTP, firewall, RAS dial-in
Dynamic routing protocols
RIPv2, BGPv4, OSPFv2
IPv4 protocols
IPv6 protocols
NDP, stateless address autoconfiguration (SLAAC), stateful address autoconfiguration (DHCPv6), router advertisements, ICMPv6,
WAN operating mode
VDSL, ADSL1, ADSL2 or ADSL2+ additional with external DSL modem at an ETH port
WAN protocols
PPPoE, Multi-PPPoE, ML-PPP, GRE, EoGRE, PPTP (PAC or PNS), L2TPv2 (LAC or LNS) and IPoE (using DHCP or no DHCP), RIP-1, RIP-2,
VLAN, IPv6 over PPP (IPv6 and IPv4/IPv6 dual stack session), IP(v6)oE (autokonfiguration, DHCPv6 or static)
Tunneling protocols (IPv4/IPv6)
6to4, 6in4, 6rd (static and over DHCP), Dual Stack Lite (IPv4-in-IPv6-Tunnel)
Intrusion Prevention
Monitoring and blocking of login attempts and port scans
IP spoofing
Source IP address check on all interfaces: only IP addresses belonging to the defined IP networks are allowed
Access control lists
Filtering of IP or MAC addresses and preset protocols for configuration access
Denial of Service protection
Protection from fragmentation errors and SYN flooding
Detailed settings for handling reassembly, PING, stealth mode and AUTH port
URL blocker
Filtering of unwanted URLs based on DNS hitlists and wildcard filters. Extended functionality with Content Filter Option
Password protection
Password-protected configuration access can be set for each interface
Alerts via e-mail, SNMP traps and SYSLOG
Authentication mechanisms
PAP, CHAP, MS-CHAP and MS-CHAPv2 as PPP authentication mechanism
Adjustable reset button
Adjustable reset button for 'ignore', 'boot-only' and 'reset-or-boot'
High availability / redundancy
VRRP (Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol) for backup in case of failure of a device or remote station.
For completely safe software upgrades thanks to two stored firmware versions, incl. test mode for firmware updates
Load balancing
Static and dynamic load balancing over up to 4 WAN connections (incl. client binding). Channel bundling with Multilink PPP (if supported
by network operator)
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High availability / redundancy
VPN redundancy
Backup of VPN connections across different hierarchy levels, e.g. in case of failure of a central VPN concentrator and re-routing to
multiple distributed remote sites. Any number of VPN remote sites can be defined (the tunnel limit applies only to active connections).
Up to 32 alternative remote stations, each with its own routing tag, can be defined per VPN connection. Automatic selection may be
sequential, or dependant on the last connection, or random (VPN load balancing)
Line monitoring
Line monitoring with LCP echo monitoring, dead-peer detection and up to 4 addresses for end-to-end monitoring with ICMP polling
IPSec over HTTPS
Enables IPsec VPN based on TCP (at port 443 like HTTPS) which can go through firewalls in networks where e. g. port 500 for IKE is
blocked. Suitable for client-to-site connections and site-to-site connections. IPSec over HTTPS is based on the NCP VPN Path Finder
Number of VPN tunnels
Max. number of concurrent active IPSec, PPTP (MPPE) and L2TPv2 tunnels: 25. Unlimited configurable connections. Configuration of
all remote sites via one configuration entry when using the RAS user template or Proadaptive VPN.
Hardware accelerator
Integrated hardware accelerator for 3DES/AES encryption and decryption
Realtime clock
Integrated, buffered realtime clock to save the date and time during power failure. Assures timely validation of certificates in any case
Random number generator
Generates real random numbers in hardware, e. g. for improved key generation for certificates immediately after switching-on
1-Click-VPN Client assistant
One click function in LANconfig to create VPN client connections, incl. automatic profile creation for the LANCOM Advanced VPN Client
1-Click-VPN Site-to-Site
Creation of VPN connections between LANCOM routers via drag and drop in LANconfig
IPSec key exchange with Preshared Key or certificate (RSA signature, digital signature)
Smart Certificate
Convenient generation of digital X.509 certificates via an own certifaction authority (SCEP-CA) on the webpage or via SCEP.
X.509 digital multi-level certificate support, compatible with Microsoft Server / Enterprise Server and OpenSSL. Secure Key Storage
protects a private key (PKCS#12) from theft.
Certificate rollout
Automatic creation, rollout and renewal of certificates via SCEP (Simple Certificate Enrollment Protocol) per certificate hierarchy
Certificate revocation lists (CRL)
CRL retrieval via HTTP per certificate hierarchy
OCSP Client
Check X.509 certifications by using OCSP (Online Certificate Status Protocol) in real time as an alternative to CRLs
XAUTH client for registering LANCOM routers and access points at XAUTH servers incl. IKE-config mode. XAUTH server enables clients
to register via XAUTH at LANCOM routers. Connection of the XAUTH server to RADIUS servers provides the central authentication of
VPN-access with user name and password. Authentication of VPN-client access via XAUTH and RADIUS connection additionally by
OTP token
RAS user template
Configuration of all VPN client connections in IKE ConfigMode via a single configuration entry
Proadaptive VPN
Automated configuration and dynamic creation of all necessary VPN and routing entries based on a default entry for site-to-site
connections. Propagation of dynamically learned routes via RIPv2 if required
3DES (168 bit), AES-CBC and -GCM (128, 192 or 256 bit), Blowfish (128 bit), RSA (1024-4096 bit) and CAST (128 bit). OpenSSL
implementation with FIPS-140 certified algorithms. MD-5, SHA-1, SHA-256, SHA-384 or SHA-512 hashes
NAT-Traversal (NAT-T) support for VPN over routes without VPN passthrough
VPN data compression based on Deflate compression for higher IPSec throughput on low-bandwidth connections (must be supported
by remote endpoint)
Enables VPN connections from or to dynamic IP addresses. The IP address is communicated via the ICMP or UDP protocol in encrypted
form. Dynamic dial-in for remote sites via connection template
Dynamic DNS
Enables the registration of IP addresses with a Dynamic DNS provider in the case that fixed IP addresses are not used for the VPN
Specific DNS forwarding
DNS forwarding according to DNS domain, e.g. internal names are translated by proprietary DNS servers in the VPN. External names
are translated by Internet DNS servers
Connecting private IPv4 networks
IPv4 VPN over IPv6 WAN
Use of IPv4 VPN over IPv6 WAN connections
Connecting private IPv6 networks
IPv6 VPN over IPv4 WAN
Use of IPv6 VPN over IPv4 WAN connections
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RADIUS authorization and accounting, outsourcing of VPN configurations in external RADIUS server in IKEv2, RADIUS CoA (Change
of Authorization)
Data regarding the overall routing performance can be found inside the LANCOM tech paper "Routing-Performance" on
The SIP ALG (Application Layer Gateway) acts as a proxy for SIP communication. For SIP calls the ALG opens the necessary ports for
the corresponding media packets. Automatic address translation (STUN is no longer needed).
WAN: Ethernet
10/100/1000 Mbps Gigabit Ethernet
Ethernet ports
6 individual 10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet ports, 2 of them are set to WAN; up to 3 ports can be operated as additional WAN ports.
Ethernet ports can be electrically disabled within LCOS configuration. The ports support energy saving according to IEEE 802.3az
SFP slot
Slot for Small Form-factor Pluggable Gigabit Ethernet transceivers ('mini-GBIC'). Compatible to optional LANCOM SFP modules for
fiber connections over short distances (SX) or long distances (LX). By default a WAN port that can be configured as a LAN port
Port configuration
Each Ethernet port can be freely configured (LAN, DMZ, WAN, monitor port, off). LAN ports can be operated as a switch or separately.
Additionally, external DSL modems or termination routers can be operated as a WAN port with load balancing and policy-based routing.
DMZ ports can be operated with their own IP address range without NAT
USB 2.0 host port
USB 2.0 hi-speed host port for connecting USB printers (USB print server), serial devices (COM port server), USB data storage (FAT file
system); bi-directional data exchange is possible
Serial interface
Serial configuration interface / COM port (RJ45): 9,600 - 115,000 baud
Management and monitoring
LANCOM Management Cloud, LANconfig, WEBconfig, LANCOM Layer 2 management (emergency management)
Management functions
Alternative boot configuration, voluntary automatic updates for LCMS and LCOS, individual access and function rights up to 16
administrators, RADIUS and RADSEC user management, remote access (WAN or (W)LAN, access rights (read/write) adjustable seperately),
SSL, SSH, HTTPS, Telnet, TFTP, SNMP, HTTP, access rights via TACACS+, scripting, timed control of all parameters and actions through
cron job
LANCOM Management Cloud, LANmonitor, WLANmonitor
Monitoring functions
Device SYSLOG, SNMPv1,v2c,v3 incl. SNMP-TRAPS, extensive LOG and TRACE options, PING and TRACEROUTE for checking connections,
internal logging buffer for firewall events
Monitoring statistics
Extensive Ethernet, IP and DNS statistics; SYSLOG error counter, accounting information exportable via LANmonitor and SYSLOG, Layer
7 Application Detection including application-centric tracking of traffic volume
iPerf is a tool for measurements of the bandwidth on IP networks (integrated client and server)
SLA-Monitor (ICMP)
Performance monitoring of connections
SD-LAN – automatic LAN configuration via the LANCOM Management Cloud
SD-WAN – automatic WAN configuration via the LANCOM Management Cloud
5,50 lbs (2,50 kg)
Power supply
Internal power supply unit (110–230 V, 50-60 Hz)
Temperature range 0–40° C; humidity 0–95%; non-condensing
Robust metal housing, network connectors on the front, 1U (345 x 44 x 253 mm > W x H x D) with removable mounting brackets
None; fanless design without rotating parts, high MTBF
Power consumption (max)
23 watt
Declarations of conformity*
EN 60950-1, EN 55022, EN 55024
IPv6 Ready Gold
LCOS 10.12
Declarations of conformity*
Country of Origin
Made in Germany
*) Note
You will find all declarations of conformity in the products section of our website at
Scope of delivery
Hardware Quick Reference (DE/EN), Installation Guide (DE/EN)
2 Ethernet cables, 3m
EU version: IEC power cord, WW version: country-specific IEC power cords are separately available
3 years support
Software updates
Regular free updates (LCOS operating system and LANtools) via Internet
LANCOM VPN-50 Option (50 channels), item no. 61405
LANCOM Content Filter
LANCOM Content Filter +10 user, 1 year subscription, item no. 61590
LANCOM Content Filter
LANCOM Content Filter +25 user, 1 year subscription, item no. 61591
LANCOM Content Filter
LANCOM Content Filter +100 user, 1 year subscription, item no. 61592
LANCOM Content Filter
LANCOM Content Filter +10 user, 3 year subscription, item no. 61593
LANCOM Content Filter
LANCOM Content Filter +25 user, 3 year subscription, item no. 61594
LANCOM Content Filter
LANCOM Content Filter +100 user, 3 year subscription, item no. 61595
LANCOM Warranty Basic Option M
Option to extend the manufacturer´s warranty from 3 to 5 years, item no. 10711
LANCOM Warranty Advanced Option M
Option to extend the manufacturer´s warranty from 3 to 5 years and replacement of a defective device, item no. 10716
LANCOM Public Spot
Hotspot option for LANCOM access points, LANCOM 17xx and LANCOM 19xx series for user authentication (17xx up to 64 / 19xx up
to 256), versatile access (via voucher, e-mail, SMS), including a comfortable setup wizard, secure separation of guest access and internal
network, item no. 60642
LANCOM Public Spot PMS Accounting Plus Extension of the LANCOM Public Spot (XL) Option for the connection to hotel billing systems with FIAS interface (such as Micros Fidelio)
for authentication and billing of guest accesses for 178x/19xx routers, WLCs, and current central-site gateways, item no. 61638
LANCOM WLC Basic Option for Routers
LANCOM WLC Basic Option for Routers for up to 6 managed LANCOM access points or WLAN routers, item no. 61639
LANCOM WLC AP Upgrade +6
LANCOM WLC AP Upgrade +6 Option, enables your WLC to manage 6 Access Points/WLAN router in addition, item no. 61629
LANCOM Management Cloud
LANCOM LMC-C-1Y License (1 Year), enables the management of one category C device for one year via the LANCOM Management
Cloud, item no. 50106
LANCOM LMC-C-3Y License (3 Years), enables the management of one category C device for three years via the LANCOM Management
Cloud, item no. 50107
LANCOM LMC-C-5Y License (5 Years), enables the management of one category C device for five years via the LANCOM Management
Cloud, item no. 50108
VPN Client Software
LANCOM Advanced VPN Client for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, single license, item no. 61600
VPN Client Software
LANCOM Advanced VPN Client for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, 10 licenses, item no. 61601
VPN Client Software
LANCOM Advanced VPN Client for Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, 25 licenses, item no. 61602
VPN Client Software
LANCOM Advanced VPN Client for Mac OS X (10.5 Intel only, 10.6 or higher), single license, item no. 61606
VPN Client Software
LANCOM Advanced VPN Client for Mac OS X (10.5 Intel only, 10.6 or higher), 10 licenses, item no. 61607
LANCOM Power Cord (UK)
IEC power cord, UK plug, item no. 61650
LANCOM Power Cord (CH)
IEC power cord, CH plug, item no. 61652
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