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Installing The Chassis; Connecting To Network Interfaces - Cisco 5505 - ASA Firewall Edition Bundle Installation Manual

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Installing the Chassis

Installing the Chassis
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Connecting to Network Interfaces

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ASA 5505 Getting Started Guide
You can wall-mount or rack-mount the Cisco ASA 5505. The part number for
ordering a wall-mount kit for the Cisco ASA 5505 is ASA-5505-WALL-MNT= ,
the part number for ordering a rack-mount kit for the Cisco ASA 5505 is
ASA5505-RACK-MNT=. For information on wall-mounting or rack-mounting
the Cisco ASA 5505, see
Cisco ASA 5500 Series Hardware Installation Guide.
To install the Cisco ASA 5505, perform the following steps:
Place the chassis on a flat, stable surface.
Connect Port 0 to the public network (that is, the Internet):
Use a yellow Ethernet cable to connect the device to a switch or hub.
Use one of the yellow Ethernet cables to connect the device to a
cable/DSL/ISDN modem.
By default, switch port 0 is the outside port.
Connect your network devices with an Ethernet cable to one of the remaining
seven switched ports (numbered 1 through 7).
If you are connecting any Power over Ethernet (PoE) devices, connect them to one
of the switch ports that support PoE (ports numbered 6 and 7).
To connect to a network interface, perform the following steps:
Locate an RJ-45 to RJ-45 Ethernet cable.
Connect one end of the Ethernet cable to an Ethernet port (ports 0 through 7), as
shown in
4-2. (Typically Ethernet port 0 is used to connect to an Internet
"Mounting the ASA 5505 Chassis"
Chapter 4
Installing the ASA 5505
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