Setting up a new remote office my vendor recommends updating our current ASA software, which is:
Result of the command: "show version"
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance Software Version 7.0(8)
Device Manager Version 5.0(8)
Compiled on Sat 31-May-08 23:48 by builders
System image file is "disk0:/asa708-k8.bin"
Config file at boot was "startup-config"
FW01 up 150 days 6 hours
Hardware: ASA5510, 1024 MB RAM, CPU Pentium 4 Celeron 1600 MHz
Internal ATA Compact Flash, 256MB
BIOS Flash Firmware Hub @ 0xffe00000, 1024KB
Encryption hardware device : Cisco ASA-55x0 on-board accelerator (revision 0x0)
Boot microcode : CNlite-MC-Boot-Cisco-1.2
Do experts agree I should have them upgrade our current equipment? What benefits can we expect, ie: improved security, stability, features? Goal being to get the remote office on our Cisco UC voice system and internal network access.