Get started with your Firepower Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW)
These resources will assist you in setting up your Next-Generation Firewall, starting with Onboard. Your journey doesn’t end with the Use phase. Stay tuned for additional resources to help you engage, adopt, and optimize.
Ready to start planning for your Next-Generation Firewall setup? Get started with these guides. Then, set up your Smart Licensing account and learn about the three NGFW license types. Plus, don't forget, you have Cisco Threat Response.
To begin installation of your firewall, select your appliance version to access relevant installation and quick start guides.
Get familiar with the installation steps required for your Cisco Firepower Device Manager and Firepower Management Center.
Ready to configure specific firewall policies? Check out the information below on common practices, as well as information on various policy types.
As you move your Next-Generation Firewall from a testing environment to a production environment, follow these simple best practices.
Make sure you have the latest NGFW software version and understand what’s at risk if you don't.
Discover why software upgrades are critical to your business' safety and how they can help improve the functionality of your solution.
Tune into monthly Cisco Next-Generation Firewall “Ask the Expert” workshops for free, real-time learning and best practices.
Next workshop: Cisco NGFW customer success workshop: URL and AVC policy best practices
Understand how to prepare for migration, run the tool, and troubleshoot issues.