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Trade-In Credit for Cisco ASA 5500 Series Appliances

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Trade in your Cisco PIX security appliance today for a credit toward the purchase of a Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliance. (1:33 min)

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Upgrade Your Security Appliance

Get Up to $15,000 Credit for Eligible Trade-Ins

Trade in your Cisco PIX security appliance today for a credit of up to $15,000 toward the purchase of a Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliance. This offer is valid on eligible trade-in combinations. Also take advantage of Cisco capital financing on ASA Migration Services. Order now to get this special, time-limited, trade-in offer.


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Time to Migrate

The Cisco ASA 5500 Series is a powerful security appliance that combines multiple market-proven technologies in a single platform, making it operationally and economically feasible for organizations to deploy comprehensive security services at multiple locations. The time to migrate your Cisco PIX security appliance to the Cisco ASA 5500 Series is now. Built on the same software foundation as Cisco PIX appliances, the Cisco ASA 5500 Series offers more robust firewall and IP Security VPN capabilities, as well as many additional benefits, including:

  • Significantly better performance and scalability
  • Multiple VPN (both IPsec and SSL VPN) support and simple, flexible, and cost-effective licensing. Compatible with a wide range of OS, platforms, and endpoints.
  • Advanced unified communications (voice/video) security
  • Advanced IPS solution to meet compliance mandates and better protection against threats
  • A modular design that allows you to add features such as intrusion prevention, antivirus, antispam, antiphishing, and URL filtering

Migration to the Cisco ASA 5500 Series is straightforward. You can take advantage of existing knowledge and investment in Cisco PIX security appliances, because there are essentially no changes in user interface, operations, or training.

View the Cisco PIX to ASA Migration Guide.

Business Benefits Technology Benefits
Flexible deployment options Trusted firewall and VPN technology
Lower total operating expenditures Advanced intrusion prevention system
Lower capital expenditures Industry-leading content security services
Leasing advantage Consistent user experience
Adaptive security for evolving threats Advanced unified communications, Cisco IPS technology with Global Correlation


Cisco ASA Migration Services
Migrating a Cisco PIX Firewall deployment to the Cisco ASA 5500 Series calls for detailed planning and care during critical migration change windows. Expert guidance and support from Cisco can help improve migration accuracy, completeness, and protect on-going business operations. In addition, take advantage of Cisco Capital financing options for Cisco ASA Migration Services.

  • Automation of error-prone, labor-intensive tasks like rule-by-rule comparison
  • An independent, third-party proof of migration audit report
  • Control of professional services associated with migration

Cisco ASA 5500 Series Recognition

Cisco ASA 5500 Series Case Study

  • Airport Seals off Sensitive Information to Protect Passengers
    Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) replaced existing Cisco PIX firewalls with Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliances.

For more information, visit:

Cisco PIX to ASA Migration Guide
Start the migration from Cisco PIX to the more powerful Cisco ASA 5500 Series.

Cisco PIX Model Cisco ASA 5500 Series Model Benefit
Cisco PIX 501 Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5505 Adaptive Security Appliance 2.5x firewall performance, 33x VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications
Cisco PIX 506E Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5505 Adaptive Security Appliance with Security Plus 1.5x firewall performance, 6.5x VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications
Cisco PIX 515E DMZ Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5510 Adaptive Security Appliance 1.6x firewall performance, 8.5x VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications, IPS, Content Security
Cisco PIX 515E UR/AA Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5510 Adaptive Security Appliance with Security Plus 1.6x firewall performance, 1.3x VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications, IPS, Content Security
Cisco PIX 515E Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5520 Adaptive Security Appliance 2.4x firewall performance, 1.7x VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications, IPS, Content Security
Cisco PIX 525 Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5540 Adaptive Security Appliance 2x firewall performance, 2.2x VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications, IPS, Content Security
Cisco PIX 535 Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5550 Adaptive Security Appliance 2.5x firewall performance, Equal VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications
Cisco PIX 535 Security Appliance Cisco ASA 5580 Adaptive Security Appliance 3.8x firewall performance, 2.4x VPN performance
Can add SSL VPN, Secure Unified Communications