Investing in a FWSM currently, is not something we would like to do, since the roadmap is not so clear for the specific product or for the compatibility of it with new IOS and features / Cards. I would prefer having a separate ASA box next to the 7600 instead.
I was more looking into a newer version card for NAT, similar to the one that is available for the CRS (not in that scale though :-)....
This document is an early notification of a behaviour change that will be introduced in IOS XR release 6.5.
IOS XR configuration principles relevant for this article are:
On router platforms all interfaces must be by defaul...
With XR 4.2.0 the ASR9000 is releasing a new line of hardware models. This amongst others is the RSP440, the next generation RSP with faster switch fabric along with Typhoon based Linecards, the next generation network processor.
The Cisco EPN system incorporates a network architecture designed to consolidate multiples services on a single Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) transport network. This network is designed primarily based on Application ...