Tag: csm

Intro to Policies on the CSM

The CSM is pretty bad little box.  It not only watches layer 4 items like TCP connections, but also talks HTTP, which you can use to do some custom, or policy-based, load balancing. Policies are the objects that make custom…

Getting Started with the Cisco CSM

Cisco’s Content Switching Module (CSM) is an application accelerator. Or is it an application networking service module? I hate those fancy buzzwords — it’s a load balancer. It’s a module for the 6500 series switches that lets you load balance…