What is Cisco ASA?

Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA) is Cisco's end-to-end software solution and core operating system that powers the Cisco ASA product series. This software solution provides enterprise-level firewall capabilities for all types of ASA products, including blades, standalone appliances and virtual devices. Adaptive Security Appliance provides protection to organizations of all sizes, and allows end-users to access information securely anywhere, at any time, and through any device.

Adaptive Security Appliance is also fully compatible with other key security technologies, and so provides organizations with an all-encompassing security solution.

Also known as
Adaptive Security Appliance, ASA
Cisco ASA customers

There are more than one million Adaptive Security Appliances deployed globally. Top customers include First American Financial Corp., Genzyme, Frankfurt Airport, Hansgrohe SE, and City of Tomorrow.

Cisco ASA Reviews

4.0 out of 5 stars
 (39)
Firewalls report from it central station 2017 12 02 thumbnail
Find out what your peers are saying about Cisco, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks and others in Firewalls.
242,381 professionals have used our research on 5,991 solutions.
Firewalls report from it central station 2017 12 02 thumbnail
Find out what your peers are saying about Cisco, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks and others in Firewalls.
242,381 professionals have used our research on 5,991 solutions.

Articles

Content and Community Manager
IT Central Station

User Assessments By Topic About Cisco ASA

Cisco ASA Questions

Systems Manager at a non-profit with 201-500 employees
Dec 01 2017
Anonymous avatar x30
DougHughesI'd go Fortinet as well, but there are some considerations. 1) Cisco... more »
Anonymous avatar x30
Ian GoodingWe have 2 x Cisco ASA 5515s and 1 x 5516 with Firepower. This works for us,... more »
Anonymous avatar x30
M Ike D Ibble New Fortigate 200E replacing my ASA's as we speak. I can't say much for the... more »
Senior Enterprise Network Specialist at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 31 2017
96e7872c 8911 4376 a0a9 b8f82f6f06a3 avatar
Vũ TiếnCườngTo answer your question, let me ask a question first? What's your main... more »
Alberto e luna rodriguez avatar 1432051310?1432051308
Alberto E. Luna RodriguezThe short answer is it depends on what you are looking for. FortiGates are... more »
Anonymous avatar x30
Selorm AhiatakuFortinet FortiGate is a better choice looking at perfomance, fortigate uses... more »
Community Manager
IT Central Station
Oct 31 2017
F68c6f94 2a28 479e 9b53 86c7c1be91e8 avatar
Fabrizio VolpeDisclaimer: in the past years I have worked with security solutions coming... more »
Mike parsons li?1414335173
Mike ParsonsI would agree that they can be difficult to install and manage. Part of the... more »
Andrew s baker asb lion li?1414332400
Andrew S. Baker (ASB)Every vendor has their own perspective or approach or paradigm to security,... more »

Cisco ASA Projects By Members

Check out these projects from our community members.
Security and privacy
Consultant (Network & Infrastructure -Security) 4 Critical Systems
Consultant (Network & Infrastructure -Security) 4 Critical Systems and Electronics iran
Network management
Created a multi million dollar geo-redundant high secure
Created a multi million dollar geo-redundant high secure IaaS platform to host high security services
Big data
Toronto Datacenter Move
Toronto Datacenter Move from on-site to Bell Datacenter for all networking gear.  Completed move early and on budget.
Enterprise architecture and integration
Global IT Project Manager
Manager SAP implementations, OpenERP implementations, and Hybrid DATA center expansion
Security and privacy
Migrating from Cisco ASA to Palo Alto
Migrating from Cisco ASA to Palo Alto
Network management
Network Design and Implementation of LAN at 911 Center
Designed and implemented the LAN at a medium sized 911 center.  
Network management
Managed IT Infrastructure Setup for a New Warehouse
Managed IT Infrastructure Setup for a New Warehouse in Just 6 Weeks, including network configuration, VPN setup,... more»
Virtualization
IT Core Infrastructure Rollout
IT Core Infrastructure Roll out: Outstanding delivery of a state-of-the-art business computing, storage,... more»

Cisco ASA Consultants


Request a call with one of our top consultants and experts in Cisco ASA. (Add me to this list.)
Arshad khan li?1424931700
36
Security Consultant
Security Consultant (Team lead) in Accenture Leveraged service delivery (Wipro) Worked for Bank client .(HP) Worked on Government Tax dept.(Tulip telecom) • Firewall (Check point, Cisco, Palo Alto, Fortinet, Juniper) • IPS/IDS (Cisco, Checkpoint, IBM, McAfee) • Proxy (Bluecoat,... more>>
Anjas vaheed avatar 1431366566?1431366564
210
TOP 10
Senior Technical Consultant - Network and Security
7+ years of Experience in IT industry with major skills in Networking and security of enterprise networks. Provided solutions to the leading enterprises in UAE for the best IT architecture(Network, Security and wireless solutions), Performed Network audits on the enterprise networks.
Anonymous avatar x100
6
TOP 10
Computer Networking Consultant and Contractor
4c9f3423 8a09 4738 8d9c a8616a9c170b avatar
29

Sign Up with Email