How different is a Pix 515 vs a Pix 501

How different is the Pix 515 compared to the Pix 501 for the IOS ? I am familiar with the 501 and its IOS commands, but I have been asked to work on some 515 units, which I never used before. Are they very different to program or is it basically the set set of commands ?

Thanks.
ndidomenicoAsked:
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kennyhenaoCommented:
PIX 515 can be configured either via CLI or Web GUI. '
Typically the 515 is enterprise grade firewall which offers more options but if you should be able to manage it if you know what you are doing.
Although, you will have to consider a possible upgrade and the 515 is at EOL/EOS (End of life/End of Support) from Cisco.
ndidomenicoAuthor Commented:
- Is the CLI the same as the Pix 501 (I never use the GUI on the 501) ?
- Briefly, what are the additional options the 515 has that are not on the 501 ?
kennyhenaoCommented:
read this (much easier than to type it out)

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cisco_PIX

Just out of curiosity, is this a 515 or 515e?
ndidomenicoAuthor Commented:
515 I think.
Istvan KalmarHead of IT Security Division Commented:
Hi,

the 515 has bigger throughput, and you able to create DMZ!

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