what Firewall

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Jul 16th, 2008

Hi everyone, I need to know which Cisco's firewall can work with a large traffic and provides a ethernet ports and memory expasion. Or one that come with a good number of ethernet ports and memory.

The traffic is from 30 computers send 1 GB of data each one to a server behind the firewall

I have this problem too.
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Correct Answer by dhananjoy chowdhury about 8 years 4 months ago

Hi,

Check the Cisco Product Advisor here to get the exact FW matching your requirements.

http://www.ciscowebtools.com/productadvisor/security.asp

Correct Answer by Daniel Voicu about 8 years 4 months ago

Hi,

You need an ASA Firewall.

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6120/prod_models_comparison.html

However, if you have very large traffic (from 5Gbps up) and you have a Catalyst 6500, you can use one (or up to 4) Firewall Switch Modules for 6500:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/modules/ps2706/ps4452/index.html

Please rate if this helped.

Regards,

Daniel

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