Cisco Ironport S370

I am studying to obtain Cisco Certification. I am setting up a lab. I am looking for web appliance security from Cisco.
1) The web appliance software from cisco will work with any server?
2) if you can look at this website an advice me if this is a suitable product for my training?

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btanExec ConsultantCommented:
I suggest leveraging WSA virtual version (vWSA) and more suited for lab environment in your case for test out - but note that you still need to obtain a license from your Cisco solution provider and without it vWSA will not work.
jamesbondkyAuthor Commented:
Did not answer my questions
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The server you want is 4x overpriced compared to dell original, and pretty worthless without CCO support subscription
btanExec ConsultantCommented:
compared to cisco wsa (, of course it can be seen cheaper but likely the licence subscribed differs and do we even know what licence it comes with for the s/w bundle (e.g. isco Web Security Essentials, Cisco Anti-Malware, Cisco Web Security Premium, and McAfee Anti-Malware) which is the core content for wsa.
CISCO Security Appliance software Application loaded, it is running, however, I am out of my depth on this kind of software, I can work on the Server, it has video port at the back which is blank out, I have removed the plate and fired the server, Buyer can buy it as a CSICO Appliance or buy it as Poweredge R710 server.  Buyer beware CISCO Security Appliance aplication software is loaded, but i offer no assistance or ssurance or any guarantee what so ever, I am unable to go any further than Screen with the Login window
not really comfortable

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