Network security is essential to all businesses, whether they are small or large scale operations. Luckily, P3 Systems is here to help. Our team here understands the necessity for affordable and scalable products to fulfill the security needs of businesses of almost any size. The Cisco ASA 5505 is a full-featured firewall for small businesses. We offer a variety of Cisco Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA) to help protect you and your business.
The 5505 provides two Power over Ethernet (POE) ports, simplifying the deployment of VoIP phones with highly secure zero-touch VoIP capabilities and wireless access points for extended network mobility. Using the integrated Cisco ASDM, the 5505 can be rapidly deployed and easily managed, minimizing operation costs to businesses. By enabling SSL VPN on the 5505, it allows remote access to various mobile workers and business partners.
The 5515 is a drastic upgrade to its counterpart the 5505. With a throughput of 1.2Gbps compared to the 150Mbps. ASA IPS throughput Along with upgrades to every feature the newer models of the ASA 5000 series make improvements in every possible way. The ASA 5510 and the ASA 5512-X are offered with two licensing options- Basic or a Security Plus License. The Cisco 5515-X comes with a single default license. The Security Plus license on the 5510 and 5512-X allows additional VLAN’s, additional firewall sessions and the most notable is the device failover support. The small business can still get away with a simple 5505 series, but larger businesses will want to take in consideration of getting the newer 5510, 5512-X or 5515-X series. Take a look at the chart below for additional information on the Cisco ASA‘s.
|Max Firewall Throughput||150Mbps Max||300 Mbps max||1Gbps||1.2Gbps|
|IPS support||Needs extra hardware module||Supported with no extra hardware||Supported with No extra hardware|
|3DES/AES VPN throughput||100Mbps||170Mbps||200Mbps||250Mbps|
|IPSEC site to site and client VPN session||10/25||250||250||250|
|Anyconnect SSL VPN User Sessions||25||250||250||250|
|Integrated Ethernet Interfaces||8*10/100
2 POE ports
And 3*10/100 with SecPlus
|Next Generation Firewall Features||Not Supported||Not Supported||Supported (Extra license or subscription needed)||Supported(Extra license or subscription needed)|
Read more about CISCO ASA’s here.