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Hello, Guys

 I’m looking for feedback & optionally docs about implementation/template of 4G solutions with cisco products

 A site will be delivered in Sweden, with using a 4G solution provided by Telia.

Hardware will be an ISR G2 + EHWIC-4G-LTE

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/routers/access/interfaces/ic/hardware/installation/guide/EHWIC-4G-LTEHW.html
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This is with a 3G card, but I would guess that 4G is going to be very similar.


chat-script vzwCDMA "" "ATDT#777" TIMEOUT 60 "CONNECT"
!

!
interface Cellular0/3/0
 description BW-3Gcellular
 no ip address
 ip nat outside
 ip virtual-reassembly
 encapsulation ppp
 dialer in-band
 dialer pool-member 1
 async mode interactive
 no ppp lcp fast-start
 crypto map CORPACC
!
interface Dialer1
 ip address negotiated
 ip access-group 100 in
 ip nat outside
 ip virtual-reassembly
 encapsulation ppp
 dialer pool 1
 dialer idle-timeout 0
 dialer string vzwCDMA
 dialer persistent
 ppp chap hostname xxxxxxxxxxxxx
 ppp chap password 7 xxxxxxxxxxxx
 ppp ipcp dns request
 crypto map CORPACC
!
line 0/3/0
 script dialer vzwCDMA
 modem InOut
 no exec
 transport input all
 transport output all
 rxspeed 3100000
 txspeed 1800000





Personally, unless I knew for sure that the router was going to be located in a closet with good cell reception, I would prefer to use an external cell card solution. For example, I've used a usb cell card with a cradlepoint adapter which provides Ethernet hand-off from the cell card. With this hardware I'm now allowed to move the antenna/cell card anywhere in the building that has an Ethernet cable and I don't need to use any special external antennas or signal-degrading antenna extension cables.

Now, even though my preference is unlike the config example I posted, the site that uses the HWIC-3G-CDMA-V works great. Regardless of hardware choice, once the interface is setup the rest of the config is normal routing with the addition of increased round-trip latency.
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Thanks rauenpc. Do you have any more links related to 4G to be referred?
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Nothing beyond what you've probably already found doing Google searches.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/routers/access/interfaces/software/feature/guide/EHWIC-4G-LTESW.html

You ISP might have an example config as well. This could be a result of their own testing or even a different customer doing the same thing as you.
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good
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