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Cisco Failover and Load balancing

Posted on 2006-06-30
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Hi,

I currently have a single adsl line which is connected to an adsl router and then to a pix 501 using 2 static ip addresses. The cisco pix has a site2site vpn setup to a remote office. I would like to install a second adsl line with a different ISP to be used for failover and load balancing.
What I am looking to achieve is to have 2 site2site vpns from the remote office to terminate on both adsl lines either to a dual wan device or another pix with failover and load balancing. How is this best achieved and what equipment do you think i'll need.
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PIX does not do failover or load balancing or hot standby or any of those types of high availability things.
Your solution would certainly look for something like a dual-wan capable device such as these:

Linksys RV082:
http://www.linksys.com/products/product.asp?prid=589&scid=29

Fortinet:
http://www.fortinet.com/products/telesoho.html

Netgear FVS318
http://www.netgear.com/products/prod_details.php?prodID=129&view=

Zyxel Zywall
http://www.zyxel.com/product/model.php?indexcate=1073271397&indexFlagvalue=1021873683

hot Brick - dual WAN
http://www.hotbrick.com/lb-2.html

Watchguard Firebox
http://www.watchguard.com/products/

Xincom
http://www.xincom.com/products.html

RadWare
http://www.radware.com/content/products/lpb/default.asp
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That's great, I'll have a look at those. Thanks
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