Cisco ASA 5505 Firewall Appliances
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA) provide best of breed security functionality and reliability to protect your network from the threat of intrusion and malicious cyber-attacks. With firewall throughput of up to 150 Mbps, and up to 10 site-to-site VPN sessions, the Cisco ASA 5505 is a great entry firewall option for the small to medium business, or enterprise branch office. The base Cisco ASA 5505 comes with a 10 user license, which can be upgraded to either 50 or unlimited users. It can also be upgraded with a Security Plus license which provides stateless active/standby high availability, dual ISP and DMZ support, VLAN trunking support, and increased session and IPSec VPN peer capacities. The base Cisco ASA 5505 provides up to 10,000 concurrent sessions (25,000 with Security Plus), with up to 4,000 connections per second and 85,000 packets per second. The Cisco ASA 5505 stays connected with the network through an integrated 8 port 10/100 switch, which has 2 PoE ports. The base Cisco ASA 5505 also supports up to 3 VLAN’s (20 with Security Plus), and has a single SSC expansion slot to allow for optional AIP intrusion prevention capabilities.