Radiator as Cisco CPAR replacement

Recently we have received a lot of queries on whether Radiator AAA would be a good solution for replacing Cisco CPAR (Cisco Prime Access Registrar). As it is known, Cisco CPAR has a released end of support date in October 2024, after which it will not receive software maintenance updates. Therefore many operators are looking to replace their existing CPAR setups with alternative established robust AAA solutions. If you are among these companies, Radiator AAA is the solution for you.

Why choose Radiator AAA as a Cisco CPAR replacement? 

Known for its reliability and flexibility, Radiator AAA has been in the market for decades. Radiator is an actively developed and supported AAA server with RADIUS and TACACS+ functionalities. With modules focused on carriers, Radiator AAA can also be complemented with Diameter functionalities, SIM-based authentication with IMSI Privacy and other mobile network functionalities.

At the same time, Radiator AAA Server offers support for both Linux and Windows installations – and Radiator AAA has multi-vendor support and can be installed flexibly on different platforms on physical or virtual machines. Radiator has extensive support for different databases and authentication backends (SQL-based, LDAP, AD etc.) as well as support for MFA solutions with TOTP capable authenticators and tokens (Google and MS authenticator, Yubikey, DIGIPASS etc.)

The Radiator technical team consists of experts with vast experience in migration from other AAA solutions. We offer migration support and configuration assistance so you do not need to worry about meeting project schedules before the end of support for CPAR – we have already done these kinds of transitions. Radiator can integrate with existing databases and in most cases no changes to schema are needed.

With Radiator, you can compile your AAA use cases under one product: RADIUS, Diameter, TACACS+, SIGTRAN, you name it, we have it!

Want to know more? 

For any questions or other inquiries about Radiator as Cisco CPAR replacement, please contact sales@radiatorsoftware.com. We always provide also simple, transparent and cost-effective licensing models, so there will be no surprises in the cost of ownership during the whole time your company is using Radiator.