two networks to talk to each other

network 202.123.123.123 with subnet 192.168.1.x   to talk to network 202.122.122.122. with subnet 192.168.2.x

routers are asa5506 & sonicwall

i want to make sure devices in 192.168.1.x  can access devices on 192.168.2.x   viseversa.

please advise the simplest way...

thank you,

mwauki
mwaukiSystems EngineerAsked:
Who is Participating?
 
mwaukiSystems EngineerAuthor Commented:
thanks all for your help!  

the method that works for me is:  using a straight thru cable plugged into each router's switch ports and configuring one router as static and the other as dynamic and using the a an ip from the static router as a gateway on any workstations under the dynamic router... now am able to talk to each workstations on both networks.
0
 
David AtkinTechnical DirectorCommented:
Use a VPN
1
 
Cheever000Commented:
Site to site VPN, cross vendor isn't difficult.
1
Improve Your Query Performance Tuning

In this FREE six-day email course, you'll learn from Janis Griffin, Database Performance Evangelist. She'll teach 12 steps that you can use to optimize your queries as much as possible and see measurable results in your work. Get started today!

 
mwaukiSystems EngineerAuthor Commented:
thanks guys, i'm in a sutuation here the option is to do static route?  any advise or how to?
0
 
mwaukiSystems EngineerAuthor Commented:
what ive done so far is:  between the two routers, i have a pnp network switch and on each pc or pc that needs to go accross i've done a persistent route where:
on 192.168.1.x
Network Address          Netmask  Gateway Address  Metric
        0.0.0.0          0.0.0.0   192.168.200.79  Default
        0.0.0.0          0.0.0.0      192.168.1.1  Default
    192.168.1.1  255.255.255.255      192.168.2.1       1
    192.168.2.1  255.255.255.255      192.168.1.1       1
--------------
192.168.2.x

192.168.2.1  255.255.255.255  192.168.1.1      1
0.0.0.0   0.0.0.0                             192.168.2.1   default
192.168.1.1   255.255.255.255    192.168.2.1 1
192.168.2.1   255.255.255.255   192.168.2.1 1
0
 
AkinsdNetwork AdministratorCommented:
Your routes need to be configured on the firewalls
You didn't specify the subnet mask for each but I'll assume they're both /24
I'll assume the ASA is 202.123.123.123 wile the Sonicwall is202.123.123.122
I'll assume also that the asa and sonicwall can ping each other

On the asa
ip route 192.168.2.0 255.255.255.0 202.122.122.122

On sonicwall (not sure the exact command for sonicwalls but the concept is the same)
ip route 192.168.1.0 255.255.255.0 202.122.122.123
1
 
mwaukiSystems EngineerAuthor Commented:
awsomely sounds there, Akinsd!  let me give it  a shut and see how it goes!
0
 
Ian ArakelNetwork Lead: Data and SecurityCommented:
Hi there,

Is the communication happening over the internet?

Static routes along with site to site VPN configuration would be the best recommended way to securely communicate from one site to another.

The below link will guide you through the procedure of setting this UP:
http://www.ponjavic.com/wordpress/2013/11/18/site-to-site-vpn-between-a-sonicwall-firewall-and-cisco-asa-5505/
1
 
mwaukiSystems EngineerAuthor Commented:
all other comments are good just that the solution i have is a lot lot simmpler...
0
Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.

All Courses

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.