#CiscoChampion Radio is a podcast series by Cisco Champions as technologists. Today we’re talking with Cisco Technical Marketing Engineer Matt Bolick, about the new ISR 4000 Series. Lauren Friedman (@Lauren) moderates and Enda Cahill, Chris Nickl and Denise Fishburne are this week’s Cisco Champion guest hosts.
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Matt Bolick, Cisco Technical Marketing Engineer
ISR 4000 Series Overview
Favorite “WOW” features of the ISR 4000 Series
Firewall and inspection/IPS features
Managing features and functions in the ISR 4000 Series
ISE 4000 Series use cases
Matt Bolick’s favorite ISE 4000 Series capability
bwhaynes Q: what is your favourite “WOW” feature of the ISR?
chris_nickl got it bwhaynes
DaSpadeR I want to know more about firewall and inspection/IPS features. How does it affect throughput? Does it support the sourcefire/snort signatures?
WackoRobie Agreed on the Sourcefire integration and affect on throughput.
bwhaynes Q: how do you manage all these features and functions in the ISR4k? IS PRIME the solution?
DaSpadeR also what bwhaynes asked, prime, cisco config professional?
WackoRobie OnePK? VXLAN?
CommsNinja Go FISH!
DaSpadeR see previous on IPS/sourcefire, throughput results with IPS
WackoRobie Q: The ASR1k and CSR1k have both brought VxLAN VTEP with later releases of IOS-XE. Will the 4k series adopt this also?
chris_nickl DaSpapeR that what your looking for?
DaSpadeR chris: yes good for now, thanks
WackoRobie OTV was my next question. I have some MSP use cases that it would fit into.
WackoRobie Thank you
DaSpadeR May have been referenced earlier, but can you run virtual device contexts? I’d like to have 3-4 separated containers
DaSpadeR Some of the big music tours carry call manager with them, this would be much more compact for their router and services to plug into arena/stadium
sthorvaldsen You mentioned the defence sector, will there be ruggedized 4k ISRs aswell?
WackoRobie Good. Thanks everyone