The Cisco® PIX® 525 Security Appliance delivers a wealth of advanced security and networking services for medium-to-large enterprise networks, in a reliable, purpose-built appliance. Its modular two-rack unit (2RU) design incorporates two 10/100 Fast Ethernet interfaces and supports a combination of up to eight additional 10/100 Fast Ethernet interfaces or three additional Gigabit Ethernet interfaces, making it an ideal choice for businesses requiring a high performance, Gigabit Ethernet-ready solution that provides solid investment protection.
Part of the market-leading Cisco PIX Security Appliance Series, the Cisco PIX 525 Security Appliance provides robust user and application policy enforcement, multi-vector attack protection, and secure connectivity services through a wide range of rich security and networking services, including:
• Advanced Application-Aware Firewall Services
• Market-Leading Voice-Over-IP and Multimedia Security
• Robust Site-to-Site and Remote Access IPSec VPN Connectivity
• Award-Winning Resiliency
• Intelligent Networking Services
• Flexible Management Solutions
The Cisco PIX 525 is a reliable, purpose-built security appliance for medium to large enterprise networks.The Cisco PIX 525 modular two-rack-unit design supports up to eight 10/100 Fast Ethernet interfaces or three Gigabit Ethernet interfaces, making it an ideal appliance for businesses that need a resilient, high-performance, Gigabit Ethernet-ready solution that provides solid investment protection. It also delivers more than 330 Mbps of firewall throughput with the capability to handle more than 280,000 simultaneous sessions.
Certain PIX 525 models include high-availability services as well as integrated hardware VPN acceleration that delivers up to 155 Mbps of Triple Data Encryption Standard (3DES) VPN throughput and 170 Mbps of Advanced Encryption Standard-256 (AES) VPN throughput.