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What does the "50 users" mean in a cisco asa 5500 description?

I need to purchase a cisco asa device for a client.  When looking at the descriptions for the asa family I am a little confused by the descriptions.  I am confused by the term "50 users".  Does this mean that only 50 computers can connect at once through the asa?  If I use the asa as a firewall between an internal lan and the internet will only 50 devices have access to the internet at a time?  I have looked on Cisco's website but haven't found the answer.  Here is an example of the text description...Asa 5505 Appliance With Software 50 Users 8PORTS 3DES/AES

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rynoxCommented:
50 users mean 50 network clients behind the firewall can pass data through the firewall at once.  If you exceed 50 connections at once, the rest will fail until the ASA drops a host from its tables and a 'spot' opens up.
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According to this, yes. 50 users.
http://www.provantage.com/cisco-systems-asa5505-50-bun-k9~7CSCI09R.htm  (about halfway down, under Virtualization
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_Commented:
hmmmm... should have refreshed first.
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VNEAuthor Commented:
Thanks for your help.  I saw that under virtualization but wasn't sure about the terminology.  I looked and looked but couldn't find exactly what it meant.  Thanks again.

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_Commented:
Thank you much.  
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VNEAuthor Commented:
Thanks modus_operandi.  I didn't notice that two people responded.
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