We have all heard the saying "It’s what’s inside that counts" at some point in our lives. In the world of
networking Cisco’s Internetwork Operating Systems (IOS) has taken that saying to heart. The very
core of Cisco Systems phenomenal success is the breadth of services provided by the Cisco IOS
No two networks are exactly alike. There are connectivity requirements that differ between healthcare
and manufacturing, entertainment and shipping, finance and telecommunications. Each of which has
different security issues. Each requires the ability to scale with reliability and manageability. The
Cisco IOS software has proven to meet these criteria and to build on new requirements...