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How Cisco Firepower Helps You Get The Most Out Of Your ASA 5500 Firewall

Cisco ASA 5500 Firewall Features and Benefits

The rapid change in the business landscape--especially in 2020 and 2021--transformed applications and provisioning environments. Your employees and users can now use recent technologies like microservices, containers, and APIs to align themselves with the pace of business changes.

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Cisco ASA Firewall Active/Standby Configuration Guide (Part 2 – Deployment)

Cisco ASA Firewall Active/Standby Configuration Guide (Part 2 – Deployment)

Welcome to Part 2 of the Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) firewall active/standby configuration guide! In this article, we will focus on the deployment of the Cisco ASA firewall. The active/standby feature, as discussed in Part 1 of this series, has one simple goal: to provide …

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How to Configure a Cisco Virtual Switching System

PivIT  Configuring a Cisco Virtual Switching System

What Is a Virtual Switching System? A Virtual Switching System (VSS) is a Cisco proprietary technology that interconnects two physical switches and logically makes them one switch with interconnected control and management planes. This architecture simplifies the design process and re …

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Cisco Firepower 9300 Versus FortiGate 7000 Series Firewall

cisco firepower 9300 series vs fortinet fortigate 7000 series

Organizations need security control and visibility to mitigate modern risks. A network breach can compromise sensitive data, erode confidence in a brand, create network downtime, and result in loss of productivity and a downturn in revenue and mission readiness.

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Your Best Security System: Cisco ASA vs. Fortinet FortiGate

cisco asa verus fortinet fortinet comparison guide

Network security is becoming more important each day through application security, network access control, internal use management, and more. With your firewalls being the initial gateway between external and internal networks, it is necessary to have the leading infrastructure in you …

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An Engineer's Guide to Configuring the ASR 1000 Series Router

We've highlighted the ASR 1000 series router so we wanted to share a step-by-step configuration for Box-to-Box NAT High-Availability (B2B NAT HA) on Cisco IOS-XE devices, such as the Cisco ASR. This is a very useful feature to provide a network in High Availability. A Quick NAT Overvi …

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