Cisco ASA 5508 Firewall Appliances
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA) provide best in class security, functionality, and reliability for protecting 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 5508 is a great entry firewall option for the small to medium business, or enterprise branch office. It can 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 5508 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 5508 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.