Choose Your ASA 5506-X NGFW Model

How to choose your ASA 5506-X NGFW Model? Does an ASA5506-K9 installed with the FTD image become an ASA5506-FTD-K9? Maybe you have the same question above as a Cisco NGFW user. Firepower Threat Defense (like ASA5506-FTD-K9) image only supports smart licensing, where…
The Most Common NGFW Deployment Scenarios

Requiring advanced defenses for advanced attacks? Considering a next-generation firewall? The latest features will facilitate design and architecture changes in your data center environment. In the following part we shared the reviews written by Dave Shackleford (Principal Consultant-Voodoo Security) from…
UTM vs. NGFW

Now we enter the next-generation firewall. In the last article we share the NGFW’s role in today’s enterprises. We also pointed out that NGFWs are not UTMs. Yes, NGFWs are not UTMs even though it can often be difficult to…
Migration to Cisco NGFW

Cisco Firewall Migration Options-Identify the migration path for your Cisco NGFW. Nowadays, it’s obvious that we enter into the era of Next-Generation Firewall with the higher demands of cyber security from organizations of all sizes and around the world. Cisco…
The New Cisco Firepower 2100 Series

The latest Cisco Next-Generation Firewall, the Firepower 2100 Series, has been introduced on February 22, 2017. The 2100 series is designed for businesses that perform high volumes of sensitive transactions, such as banking and retail, and supports their need to…