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    • Cisco ASA 5500 and 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls

      Cisco ASA 5500 and 5500-X Series Next-Generation Firewalls

      • Blends the industry's most deployed stateful inspection firewall with next-generation firewall capabilities
      • Integrates comprehensive next-generation network security services
      • Uses a proven, enterprise-class platform
      • Available in a wide range of sizes and form factors
    • Cisco ASA CX Next-Generation Security

      Cisco ASA Next-Generation Firewall Services

      • Provides end-to-end network intelligence
      • Enables granular control over applications and micro-applications
      • Benefits from proactive threat protection updated in near real-time
      • Enforces differentiated policies based on the user, device, role, and application type
    • The Cisco Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance (ASAv)

      The Cisco Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance (ASAv)

      • Supports consistent security across physical, virtual, and cloud environments
      • Integrated with Application Centric Infrastructure running on the Cisco Nexus 9000 and 9000V Series Switches
      • Does not require vPath, vMotion, or a hypervisor, for optimal flexibility and efficiency
      • Supports both NX-OS and ACI network environments
      • ASAv services can be deployed and managed through the ACI fabric controller
    • Cisco ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall

      Cisco ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall

      • Supports consistent security across physical, virtual, and cloud infrastructures
      • Complements the zone-based security capabilities of the Cisco Virtual Security Gateway (VSG)
      • Integrates with the Cisco Nexus 1000V Series Switch for deployment flexibility
      • Supports vPath, vMotion, and multiple hypervisors for flexibility and operational efficiency
      • A single ASA 1000V instance can secure multiple ESX hosts
    • Cisco Virtual Security Gateway for Nexus 1000V Series Switch

      Cisco Virtual Security Gateway for Nexus 1000V Series Switch

      • Enforces granular, zone-based security policies
      • Ensures that established security policies control and monitor access to trust zones
      • Complements the edge security capabilities of the Cisco ASA 1000V Cloud Firewall
      • Integrates with the Cisco Nexus 1000V Series Switch for deployment flexibility
      • A single VSG instance can secure multiple ESX hosts
    • Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series ASA Services Module

      Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series/7600 Series ASA Services Module

      • High-speed, integrated network security module for Catalyst 6500 and Cisco 7600 Series
      • Provides exceptional scalability in a single blade architecture
      • Delivers twice the performance and four times the session count of competitive modules
    • Cisco IOS Firewall

      Cisco IOS Firewall

      • For branch offices, SMBs, and managed services
      • Provides policy-based access control
      • Protects against network and application-layer threats and exploits

A reliable network firewall helps protect your business from unauthorized access, while permitting legitimate traffic - and is therefore, an essential component of any size network. However, as organizations continue to evolve and the workforce continues to become increasingly mobile and dynamic in nature, modern-day firewalls must also adapt.

Cisco offers firewalls to match a variety of needs, including:

The needs of many organizations go well beyond traditional threat defense, which is why we also offer VPN technology, intrusion prevention, content security, and unified communications security in many of our firewall solutions, including the Cisco ASA 5500 Adaptive Security Appliance.

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Cisco firewall products have evolved to meet the needs of today's borderless networks. From simple perimeter security with access control lists (ACLs) based on IP addresses, we now offer a number of advanced security services in products such as our ASA 5500 including Identity-Based Firewall Security in addition to Secure Mobility, Unified Communications Security, and Intrusion Prevention.

The role of security in the network is rapidly changing. The hard outer shell that firewalls provided in the past is now superseded by , security capabilities that are integrated into the very fiber of the network. Cisco's firewall and other security offerings, will continue to evolve as well.

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