VSS on Cisco 4500/4500X Switches

The VSS–Cisco Virtual Switching System is a clustering technology that pools two Cisco Catalyst 4500-E Series Switches with Cisco Catalyst Supervisor Engine 7-E or 7-LE or two Catalyst 4500-X Series Switches into a single virtual switch. In a VSS, the…
Cisco Show Stacks Command

Show stacks is an exec command that is commonly used to diagnose system crash situations. The first section of this command’s output displays stack utilization of processes and interrupt routines, and the reason for the last system reboot. When a system…
Cisco BE6000 (Business Edition 6000) Solution

Cisco Business Edition 6000 (BE 6000) is a packaged solution optimized for medium-sized business requirements. It is a combination of Cisco Unified Communications applications on the Cisco Unified Computing System(Cisco UCS) that offers midsize customers’ business agility and reduced TCO…
Q&A: How to Troubleshoot ASA, PIX, and FWSM?

In this article we collected the answers for the questions on the Topic-Troubleshooting ASA, PIX, and FWSM. Note: It was provided by Kureli Sankar, which is available in the Ask The Expert section of Cisco Support Community. Q&A: How to Troubleshoot ASA, PIX, and…
Conditional Route Origination in OSPF Domain

Cisco device uses “default-information originate” statement to generate a default route in OSPF domain. There are two ways to originate default route by using this command: 1) When you configure “default-information originate”  under OSPF process  without any argument after this statement, OSPF process…
Cisco 3750 Stacking Configuration

Process for replacing a failed master switch in a Cisco 3750 switch stack 1. Upgrade or downgrade the software on the replacement switch to match the rest of the switch stack The version of IOS running on the switch must…
The Way to Activate Your Cisco ASA 5500

We will show the Latest to activate the Cisco ASA 5500 firewall. Detailed info you can check as follows (Taken from Cisco’s Forum) CiscoASA# show activation-key Serial Number: ************ Running Activation Key: 0x7905c844 0x2c16a53f 0xe430dd6c 0xa6e428a8 0x05260b8b Licensed features for…