Product Spotlight: Cisco ASA with FirePOWER Services
January 26, 2015 by
FirePOWER is the industry’s first adaptive, threat-focused next-generation firewall (NGFW) designed for a new era of threat and advanced malware protection. It delivers an integrated threat defense across the entire attack continum – before, during, and after an attack. It also combines the proven security capabilities of the Cisco ASA Firewall with industry-leading Sourcefire threat and advanced malware protection features in a single device. These services are brought to the ASA 5500-X Series and ASA 5585-X firewall products.
The FirePOWER Services provide serveral advanced capabilities, listed below:
- Industry-Leading Network Visibility – the world’s most deployed ASA stateful firewall with advanced clustering, extends corporate network access beyond corporate laptops to personal mobile devices, regardless of physical location, granular application visibility and control to support over 3000 application- layer and risk-based controls, provides threat prevention and contextual awareness, filters on hundreds of millions of URLs in over 80 categories, discovery and protection against advanced malware and threats.
- Reduced Costs and Complexity – has an integrated approach to threat defense which reduces capital and operating costs as well as administrative complexity, smoothly integrates with your existing IT environment, work stream, and network fabric, is highly scalable, performs at up to multigigabit speeds, and provides consistent and robust security across branch, internet edge, and data center physical and virtual environments.
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