Solved

Cisco ASA RAM upgrade

Posted on 2013-06-26
2
319 Views
Last Modified: 2013-07-12
I have a 5510 Cisco ASA and need to upgrade the RAM from 512 to 1GB - the unit has 2 slots for memory with one slot filled with the 512 stick. Could I throw in the 1GB in that empty slot and enjoy both or will I be required to have identical for the unit to work?

I know I could throw both in and see but wanted to maybe keep downtime lower if posible.

TIA.
0
Comment
Question by:pstiffsae
2 Comments
 
LVL 16

Accepted Solution

by:
max_the_king earned 250 total points
ID: 39280745
Hi,
I believe you can only replace the DIMM, e.g. you need to remove previous dimm and insert the new one. Moreover, you can only install up to 1GB RAM in ASA5510.

you may want to read the following cisco document:
http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/security/asa/hw/maintenance/guide/procs.html#wp1076043

and this forum:
https://supportforums.cisco.com/thread/2142117

hope this helps
max
0
 
LVL 57

Assisted Solution

by:Pete Long
Pete Long earned 250 total points
ID: 39282856
See My Notes here
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

This article assumes you have at least one Cisco ASA or PIX configured with working internet and a non-dynamic, public, address on the outside interface. If you need instructions on how to enable your device for internet, or basic configuration info…
From Cisco ASA version 8.3, the Network Address Translation (NAT) configuration has been completely redesigned and it may be helpful to have the syntax configuration for both at a glance. You may as well want to read official Cisco published AS…
As a trusted technology advisor to your customers you are likely getting the daily question of, ‘should I put this in the cloud?’ As customer demands for cloud services increases, companies will see a shift from traditional buying patterns to new…
Both in life and business – not all partnerships are created equal. Spend 30 short minutes with us to learn:   • Key questions to ask when considering a partnership to accelerate your business into the cloud • Pitfalls and mistakes other partners…

791 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question