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Documentation Roadmap for Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 6.0
This documentation roadmap explains how to access IPS documents and related documents on Cisco.com.
Cisco IPS 6.0 Documentation Set
Refer to the following documents for information on Cisco IPS 6.0.
•For a list of caveats, documentation changes, and important last minute information:
Release Notes for Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 6.0
•For information on installing and using Cisco IDM:
Installing and Using Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Device Manager Version 6.0
•For IPS CLI reference, including syntax and usage guidelines:
Command Reference for Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 6.0
•For CLI procedures:
Configuring the Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Sensor Using the Command Line Interface 6.0
•For hardware installation:
Installing Cisco Intrusion Prevention System Appliances and Modules 6.0
•For safety, regulatory, and open source license information:
Regulatory Compliance and Safety Information for the Cisco Intrusion Prevention System 4200 Series Appliance Sensor
This document is printed and shipped with your hardware.
Accessing Cisco IPS Documentation
You can find IPS documentation at this URL:
Or you can follow these steps on Cisco.com to access Cisco IPS Documentation:
Step 1 Log in to Cisco.com
Step 2 Choose Support > Support.
Step 3 Under or Quick Links, click Documentation.
Step 4 Under Select a category, click Security, then under Select a sub-category, click IPS Appliances, and then click Cisco IPS 4200 Series Sensors.
The Cisco IPS 4200 Series Sensors Introduction window appears.
Step 5 Click one of the following categories to access Cisco IPS documentation:
•General Information—Contains documentation roadmaps and release notes.
•Download Software—Takes you to the software download site.
•Reference Guides—Contains command references.
•Design—Contains design guides.
•Install and Upgrade—Contains hardware installation guides and regulatory compliance guides.
•Configure—Contains configuration guides for IPS CLI and IDM.
•Troubleshoot and Alerts—Contains TAC tech notes and field notices.
The following products are related to IPS. You can access the related product documentation on Cisco.com at the given URLs. You can order printed copies of some documents by following the instructions in Obtaining Documentation, Obtaining Support, and Security Guidelines, page 3:
•Cisco ASA 5500 Series Adaptive Security Appliance hardware and software
•Cisco PIX Firewall Software
•Cisco 2600 Series routers
•3600 Series routers
•3700 Series routers
•Catalyst 6500 Series switches and software
Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request
For information on obtaining documentation, submitting a service request, and gathering additional information, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:
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