I'm having an issue with networking that I can't wrap my head around since I'm not a strong networking guy to get this. From our provider we have 2 drops via HSRP that go into our cisco 2960 switches that are stacked. So each switch has a drop. From there we have two Astaro devices behind the switches that handle all the firewall and VLAN routing.
I am setting up a small network at work on sunday. (Work is still a restaurant, haven't gotten a tech job yet.) I will deploying a server, a new terminal and redoing all of the existing, sloppy networking. My networking hardware will be a Cisco WRVS400n and a netgear router, FSV318 I believe is the model number.
Cisco Systems (NASDAQ: CSCO) broke off its seven-year reseller relationship with Chinese telecommunications provider ZTE after an internal investigation confirmed earlier reports that the company had sold computer gear from the networking giant and other U.S. manufacturers to an Iranian telecom firm in violation of U.S.
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