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Network equipment to provide firewalling, switching, and redundancy

What kind of networking equipment would you recommend for a set of hosted Web servers, given these circumstances: Current Situation There are two web servers in colocation, in a dedicated closet. ...
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Firewall for servers at a colo?

I'm moving a couple of servers to a colo and was wondering what you would recommend for a hardware firewall to sit in front of them? Is it fine to just get the cheapest ...
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1answer
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Barracuda Web Application Firewall in routed mode

I'm looking at the Barracuda Web Application Firewall to sit in front of a LAMP server at a colo facility. From what I gather in the documentation, you can set it up in bridged mode or routed mode, ...
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Moving co-location facility (managed network to unmanaged)

Our current co-location facility provides a managed network environment (e.g. firewall, etc.) for our servers. We are considering a new co-location facility that offers us more rack space and higher ...
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Dedicated firewall vs. on-machine

I'm setting up a bunch of Ubuntu servers in a colocation center. They offer a shared firewall service, but suggested I install a firewall on the servers myself, i.e. configure iptables on each machine ...