Offering the best for your first line of defense.

The firewall you choose can affect more than just your security – you need the right balance of advanced protection and unmatched performance. Choose the best firewall for your network from among our own managed firewall and three Cisco firewall options.

Codero Managed Firewall

The Codero Gen 2 Managed Firewall solution delivers end-to-end network security for the industry’s best protection against the most advanced security threats and targeted attacks.

  • Designed for performance: Combines a RISC-based CPU with proprietary SPU content and network processors. Maximum throughput with firewall acceleration across all packet sizes, accelerated UTM content processing, and high speed, secure VPN access.

Codero Gen 2 Managed Firewall at a Glance

Firewall Throughput (1518 / 512 / 64 byte UDP packets)Concurrent Sessions (TCP)IPsec VPN Throughput (512 byte packets)SSL-VPN ThroughputMax recommended SSL-VPN users
Codero Gen 2 Managed Firewall3 / 3 / 3 Gbps1.3 Million2 Gbps150 Mbps100

Cisco ASA 5505 w/ Security

Cisco ASA 5505 series is the world's most trusted firewall technology, featuring a highly effective intrusion prevention (IPS) system. The adaptive security appliance is known for delivering superior scalability, a wide array of technology and solutions, as well as always-on security which can meet the needs of a variety of deployments. Rapidly deployed and easily managed, Cisco ASA 5505 gives businesses the ability to reduce operational costs as well.

  • Upgrade options: Upgrade Cisco ASA 5505 series with a Security Plus bundle to support a higher connection capacity and up to 25 IPsec VPN users.

Cisco ASA 5510 w/ Security

Advanced security and network services for small- and medium-sized businesses and enterprise offices are available in Cisco ASA 5510 adaptive security appliances. Both easy to manage and easy to monitor, Cisco ASA 5510 reduces overall deployment and operational costs normally associated with providing this high level type of security. The unique combination of services on a single platform make it a great choice for those requiring a cost-effective, DMZ-enabled security solution.

  • Upgrade options: Install a Security Plus license and upgrade two of the Cisco ASA 5510 adaptive security appliance interfaces to Gigabit Ethernet to allow integration into switched network environments through VLAN support.

Cisco ASA 5520

For advanced application-layer security, Cisco ASA 5520 provides services with active / active high availability and Gigabit Ethernet connectivity for medium-sized enterprise networks in a modular, high-performance appliance. Businesses can easily deploy Cisco ASA 5520 into multiple zones within their network and it scales up as network security requirements grow.

  • Optional: The optional security context capabilities of Cisco ASA 5520 allow you to deploy up to 20 virtual firewalls within an application to enable compartmentalized control of security policies on a departmental level.

Cisco ASA Series Firewall Comparison

IP licenses includedMax firewall throughputMax firewall connectionsMax firewall connections / secondMax. 3DES / AES VPN ThroughputMax. Site-to-Site and IPsec RA VPN sessions
Cisco ASA 5505 w/ Security+Up to 10150 Mbps10k4000100 Mbps10
Cisco ASA 5510 w/ Security+Unlimited300 Mbps50k9000170 Mbps250
Cisco ASA 5520Unlimited450 Mbps450 Mbps12000225 Mbps750

We can help you decide.

Choosing a firewall is no small matter, and the Codero team is here to help you make the right decision. Chat with us now to learn more or start building your dedicated server.