Specifications include, but are not limited to: A Network Security and Policy Management (NSPM) Solution that meets the business, operational and technical requirements. The NSPM solution must be able to group firewalls in the network and enable each group to be delegated for management by different NSPM solution administrators.
The NSPM solution must support major firewall and router brands to include the following.
Cisco ASA and Cisco routers access control list
(M) NSPM General Requirements
The NSPM must be available as hardware appliance or virtual machine.
The NSPM must interact with firewalls and routers using secure protocols.