Cisco ASA FirePOWER Services Sizing
It is really important that you understand the capabilities of each Cisco ASA model before you select the one that is appropriate for your specific deployment.
The following Table lists the maximum application visibility and control (AVC) and NGIPS throughput on each Cisco ASA–supported model.
Table.The Maximum Concurrent Connections and AVC/NGIPS Throughput
Maximum Concurrent Connections
Maximum AVC and NGIPS Throughput
ASA 5506-X (with Security Plus license)
ASA 5506W-X (with Security Plus license)
ASA 5506H-X (with Security Plus license)
ASA 5512-X (with Security Plus license)
ASA 5585-X with SSP10
ASA 5585-X with SSP20
ASA 5585-X with SSP40
ASA 5585-X with SSP60
For a complete and up-to-date Cisco ASA model comparison, visit Cisco’s ASA website, at cisco.com/go/asa.