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VPN extension

I have a remote campus connected via a VPN tunnel.  My side has a VPN concentrator the other end has a PIX 501.  They access my internal network via the tunnel (file server, Active Directory, etc..).  Their regular internet traffic goes out via their local ISP.

The remote campus is looking at having four smaller sites connect back to them to share files, video conferencing, Active Directory, and VOIP phones with something called a LyncServer.  The remote campus and smaller sites are all in Alaska.

I don't think the PIX 501 can support multiple tunnels but if they had a more robust device could an end point for a tunnel (our current config) have multiple tunnel extensions?

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
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marrj
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SIM50Commented:
According to Pix 501 data sheet, it can support up to 10 VPN tunnels.

Performance Summary:
Cleartext throughput: Up to 60 Mbps
Concurrent connections: 7,500
56-bit DES IPsec VPN throughput: Up to 6 Mbps
168-bit 3DES IPsec VPN throughput: Up to 3 Mbps
128-bit AES IPsec VPN throughput: Up to 4.5 Mbps
Simultaneous VPN peers: 10*
* Maximum number of simultaneous site-to-site or remote access IKE Security Association (SAs)
supported

Full data sheet is here: http://www.cisco.com/application/pdf/en/us/guest/products/ps2031/c1650/ccmigration_09186a0080091b18.pdf
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SaineolaiCommented:
The replacement device for Cisco for the Pix 501 is the ASA5505 on the next model up in the range is the ASA5510.  

SIM50 is correct though the Pix501 does support up to 10 vpn connections.
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