The Cisco ASA 5500 series is an enterprise-strength comprehensive security solution that combines market-leading firewall, VPN, so you can feel confident your business is protected. This easy-to-use solution lets you control access to network resources to protect business data and maximize network uptime. Employee productivity is increased by controlling file sharing, instant messaging, spam, phishing, and other emerging threats. IT resources are freed from virus eradication and system cleanup activities. New business applications can be safely deployed without opening up security holes. Mobile employees and business partners can securely connect to your network over the Internet using IP Security (IPsec) or Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) VPN services. With a Cisco ASA 5500 series solution protecting your network, you can focus on growing your business, without worrying about the latest security threats.
The Cisco ASA 5500 series provides small and medium-sized companies with comprehensive gateway security and VPN connectivity. With its combined firewall and content security capabilities, the Cisco ASA 5500 Series stops threats at the gateway before they enter the network and affect business operations. These same services are extended to remote-access users providing a threat-protected VPN connection.
The Security Plus license delivers several key capabilities, including high-availability failover with active/active and active/standby support, higher firewall connection capacity.