Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series Switches

Integrated Security

Pervasive security services that scale in each node of the network.

Business Benefits

  • Safeguard client identity and data confidentiality
  • Provide active threat detection and containment
  • Ensure regulatory requirements

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Flexible Packet Matching

The Catalyst 6500 is the industry’s first modular switch to embed deep packet inspection into the switch. With this technology you can take unprecedented day-zero action on all traffic at the point of connection, whether it’s in the wiring closet or at the campus WAN edge.



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Security Service Modules

Simplify and scale security across the switching infrastructure without deploying external appliances requiring additional space, power, or management.


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Catalyst Integrated Security Features

The Catalyst 6500 leads the industry in integrated security features.

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