Monthly Archives: January 2013

Cisco ACS 5.x – setting up a replication

Ok, so far we have two installations of the ACS 5.x. The only thing we changed after installation is installing trusted certificates. At this point both servers are acting as a primary instances. What does this mean? Well, we can … Continue reading

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Installing Cisco ACS 5.x

In this blog we will see how to install Cisco ACS 5.x. We already know what it is and why we are using it for. After this installation blog, we will deal with its configuration in following blogs. We can … Continue reading

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Installing SSL certificate on Cisco ACS Server II

Way back on October the 17th, 2011, we talked about installing a SSL certificate on Cisco ACS 4.x version. Now it’s time to do the same on version 5.x. We have upgraded by now, haven’t we To recap from this … Continue reading

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Installing Cisco Virtual Security Gateway–VSG

Last time we have seen why and how to install and setup a Cisco Nexus1000V distributed switch. We now want to prevent one VM to talk to another entirely or just for some protocols. We could use traditional ACLs on … Continue reading

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