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Documentation Roadmap for Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 5.1
This documentation roadmap explains how to access IPS documents and related documents on Cisco.com.
Cisco IPS 5.1 Documentation Set
Refer to the following documents for information on Cisco IPS 5.1.
You can access each document at this URL:
•For a list of caveats, documentation changes, and important last minute information:
Release Notes for Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 5.1
•For information on installing and using Cisco IDM:
Installing and Using Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Device Manager 5.1
•For IPS CLI reference, including syntax and usage guidelines:
Command Reference for Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 5.1
•For CLI procedures:
Configuring the Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Sensor Using the Command Line Interface 5.1
•For hardware installation:
Installing Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Appliances and Modules 5.1
•For open source license information:
Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for the Cisco Intrusion Detection and Prevention System 4200 Series Appliance Sensor
This document is printed and shipped with your hardware.
The following products are related to Cisco IPS. You can access the related product documentation on Cisco.com at the given URLs.
•Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliance hardware and software
•Cisco PIX Firewall software
•Cisco Security Manager
•Cisco 2600 Series routers
•Cisco 3600 Series routers
•Cisco 3700 Series routers
•Catalyst 6500 Series switches and software
•Cisco Security Monitoring, Analysis, and Response System (MARS)
Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request
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This document is to be used in conjunction with the documents listed in the "Related Documentation" section.
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