Configuring IPsec Network Security
S e n d d o c u m e n t a t i o n c o m m e n t s t o m d s f e e d b a c k - d o c @ c i s c o . c o m
IKE automatically negotiates IPsec security associations and generates keys for all switches using the
IPsec feature. Specifically, IKE provides these benefits:
IKE is not supported on the Cisco Fabric Switch for HP c-Class BladeSystem and the Cisco Fabric
Switch for IBM BladeSystem.
To use the IPsec feature, you need to perform the following tasks:
OL-16184-01, Cisco MDS SAN-OS Release 3.x
FCIP and iSCSI Scenarios Using MPS-14/2 Modules
Allows you to refresh IPsec SAs.
Allows IPsec to provide anti-replay services.
Supports a manageable, scalable IPsec configuration.
Allows dynamic authentication of peers.
Obtain the ENTERPRISE_PKG license (see
Configure IKE as described in the
IPsec for securing
MDS and router
Chapter 3, "Obtaining and Installing
"About IKE Initialization" section on page
Cisco MDS 9000 Family CLI Configuration Guide