CAT 6500 (Sup32 PISA vs. IDSM-2)

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May 14th, 2007

If I were implementing a new inline network IDS/IPS - does it make sense to use Sup32 PISAs or IDSM-2s (or both) and why?

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Anonymous (not verified) Fri, 05/18/2007 - 10:36

IDSM-2 is better choose for inline network IDS/IPS , as it ment for intrustion dectection/ Prevenstion in L3 switch.

Cisco Catalyst? 6500 Supervisor Engine 32 Programmable Intelligent Services Accelerator (PISA), the next generation supervisor engine for the Cisco Catalyst 6500 Series of modular switches, delivering superior and integrated deep packet inspection, application awareness, security, availability, and manageability services for the networks of small and medium-sized businesses, enterprises, and service providers.

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