Extend your existing Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series infrastructure to the enterprise edge with scalable IP Security (IPSec) VPN aggregation. With video telephony and web collaboration growing in maturity and value, information sharing models serve as the primary conduit of successful business interactions. As the network grows, security technologies must evolve to protect the growing amount of data and new applications on the network. The Cisco VPN Services Port Adapter (VSPA) is designed to support next-generation VPN technologies with system bandwidths of 8 Gbps in a modular, flexible, and scalable form factor.
The Cisco VSPA features hardware acceleration for:
Benefits of using the Cisco VSPA include:
Learn how you can extend your investment in Cisco Catalyst 6500 across the LAN to the WAN. (PDF - 574KB) . Solution Overview: Secure High-Performance Communications for Collaborative Business
An overview of Catalyst 6500 VSPA IPsec solutions including high-performance Site-to-Site IPsec and Remote Access VPNs.