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NSA E8500 Network Security Appliance

The highest levels of dynamic security.

Most dynamic security for the enterprise. The NSA E8500 firewall appliance offers premier-class next-gen firewall with integrated application control, inspection of encrypted SSL traffic and real-time visualization.

starting at $39,995

E-Class NSA E8500 features.

The NSA E8500 appliance combines sophisticated software with a high performance multi-core hardware design to provide multi-gigabit scanning performance.

Next-Generation Firewall.

Tightly integrated with Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection™ to deliver intrusion prevention, malware protection, application intelligence, control and visualization, and inspection for SSL encrypted sessions. They scan every byte of every packet for the deepest level of protection and massively scale to extend state-of-the-art security to growing and distributed enterprise networks.
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Application Intelligence.

Dell SonicWALL provides real-time insight and control of network traffic broken down by applications, users and content. The ability to prioritize important applications, throttle down unproductive applications and block unwanted application components ensures an efficient and safe network.
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Intrusion prevention.

Tightly integrated, signature based network intrusion prevention protects against a comprehensive array of network and application layer threats by scanning packet payloads for attacks and exploits targeting critical internal systems.

High performance.

Dell SonicWALL’s patented Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection engine combined with the E8500’s 16 core security platform is capable of inspecting hundreds of thousands of connections simultaneously across all ports. With nearly zero latency and without file size limitations, the system provides more than 2 Gbps of full deep packet inspection throughput across 4 GbE SFP and 4 GbE copper interfaces.1

Mobile Connect.

Mobile Connect™, available as a mobile app for Apple® iOS , Mac OSX, Kindle Fire and Google® Android™ mobile devices and embedded with Windows 8.1 devices, provides users with simple, policy-enforced access to corporate and academic resources over encrypted SSL VPN connections.
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Network Optimization Platform.

By consolidating Dell SonicWALL WAN Acceleration appliances with our Next-Generation Firewall, organizations can optimize and accelerate traffic traversing a WAN connection, boosting traffic productivity by up to two times. The solution allows the enterprise to transition to an advanced security platform that enables IT to secure and control against today’s constantly evolving, multi-dimensional array of threats, application-related issues, and WAN bandwidth challenges, all while providing effortless manageability.
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Platform features.

Secure network optimization.

Stay ahead of today’s constantly evolving landscape of threats and application-related issues with an advanced security platform that consolidates Dell SonicWALL Next-Generation Firewall features for enterprises along with WAN acceleration for distributed offices to maximize security and control with minimum network latency.
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Deep Packet Inspection firewall.

Dell SonicWALL Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection® technology scans against multiple application types and protocols to protect against internal and external threats at both the application layer and the network layer.2
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Deep Packet Inspection for SSL Encrypted Traffic (DPI-SSL).

DPI-SSL transparently decrypts, inspects and re-encrypts SSL encrypted traffic to allow security services to be applied to all traffic that traverses Dell SonicWALL Next-Generation Firewalls.

Application Traffic Analytics

The Dell SonicWALL Application Traffic Analytics solution provides organizations with powerful insight into application traffic, bandwidth utilization and security threats while providing enhanced troubleshooting and forensics capabilities. Businesses can easily identify non-business applications consuming network resources to modify usage policies accordingly.
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Virtual private networking.

High-performance Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) easily scale to thousands of end points and branch offices. And Dell SonicWALL Clean VPN™ technology protects the integrity of both your IPSec and SSL VPN traffic, securing your remote access tunnels and decontaminating the traffic running over it.
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Secure wireless controller.

Dell SonicWALL firewalls can be extended with secure wireless access points, SonicPoints, to provide seamless and secure 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless networks protected with the Dell SonicWALL Clean Wireless technology.
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Intuitive management.

Powerful set-up wizards make it easy to quickly set up VPN Tunnels, policies and network rules, which can then be fine-tuned through an intuitive Web interface. All application and signature updates are obtained automatically by the firewall and are effective immediately without reboots or downtime.
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Powerful reporting.

Historical reporting on user activity is available through Dell SonicWALL Analyzer software and real-time application analysis through powerful visualization tools.
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SSL VPN remote access.

Integrated SSL VPN technology enables clientless, remote access to email, files, intranets, and applications from a variety of tablet, phone and PC platforms. The SSL VPN client can also be automatically pushed out to the client and auto-configured to provide secure layer 3 connectivity.
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WAN Acceleration.

Add a Dell SonicWALL WAN Acceleration Appliance (WXA) to a Dell SonicWALL firewall to significantly enhance WAN application performance. This integrated solution simplifies deployment, configuration, routing and management by uniquely synergizing network security with network optimization.

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  1. Full DPI/Gateway AV/Anti-Spyware/IPS throughput measured using industry standard Spirent WebAvalanche HTTP performance test and Ixia test tools. Testing done with multiple flows through multiple port pairs.
  2. The purchase of the Dell SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention Service is required to benefit from Dell SonicWALL Deep Packet Inspection technology.

Firewall Overview

Security Services

Firewall General

Performance

Features

Failover

  1. Services must be purchased separately.
  2. Testing Methodologies: Maximum performance based on RFC 2544 (for firewall). Actual performance may vary depending on network conditions and activated services.
  3. Full DPI/Gateway AV/Anti-Spyware/IPS throughput measured using industry standard Spirent WebAvalanche HTTP performance test and Ixia test tools. Testing done with multiple flows through multiple port pairs.
  4. VPN throughput measured using UDP traffic at 1280 byte packet size adhering to RFC 2544.
  5. Actual maximum connection counts are lower when UTM services are enabled.
  6. USB 3G card and modem are not included. View all supported USB devices.

  Recommended Bundles

TotalSecure Bundle

Dell SonicWALL TotalSecure removes the complexity associated with choosing between a host of point products and add-on services by integrating comprehensive network security in a convenient and affordable package

Bundle includes:

  • Next Generation Security Appliance
  • Gateway Anti-Malware, Intrusion Prevention, Application Intelligence and Control Service (1 year)
  • Content Filtering Service (1 year)
  • 24x7 Support subscription (1 year)

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Comprehensive Gateway Security Suite Bundle

Dell SonicWALL Comprehensive Gateway Security Suite (CGSS) combines security, productivity and support in a single solution with a low cost of ownership that provides an increased ROI compared with buying each of the services individually. Available on all Dell SonicWALL firewalls, CGSS turns your Dell SonicWALL into a complete security and productivity platform.

Bundle includes:

  • Gateway Anti-Malware, Intrusion Prevention, Application Intelligence and Control
  • Content Filtering Service
  • 24x7 Support

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  Service & Support Subscriptions


Gateway Security Services

Get the most from your deep packet inspection firewall with the SonicWALL™ Comprehensive Security Suite (CGSS) subscription. CGSS includes gateway anti-virus, anti-spyware, intrusion prevention, application intelligence and control service, content/URL filtering and 24x7 support. Combine security, productivity and support in a single, bundled solution that lowers TCO.

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Content Filtering Services

Provide your organization with unequalled web content filtering. With Dell SonicWALL Content Filtering Service, you have granular controls to enforce acceptable use policies and block access to websites that contain objectionable or unproductive information and images. Extend the enforcement of internal web use policies and block unwanted internet content for devices located outside the firewall perimeter with the Dell SonicWALL Content Filtering Client.

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Support Services

Available 8x5 or 24x7, Dell SonicWALL Support Services include telephone, email and Web-based technical support, software and firmware update and upgrades, advance exchange hardware replacement, plus access to electronic support tools and moderated discussion groups.

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Deep Packet Inspection of SSL encrypted traffic (DPI-SSL)

DPI-SSL transparently decrypts, inspects and then re-encrypts SSL encrypted traffic to allow intrusion prevention, malware protection, and application control to be applied to all traffic that traverses Dell SonicWALL next-generation firewalls.

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  Software

Analyzer Reporting Software

Dell™ SonicWALL™ Analyzer is an easy-to-use application traffic flow analytics and reporting tool that provides real-time and historical insight into the performance and security of the network.

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Enforced Client Anti-Virus & Anti-Spyware Software

The Dell SonicWALL Enforced Client Anti-Virus and Anti-Spyware service works in conjunction with Dell SonicWALL firewalls and McAfee® anti-virus technology to guarantee that all network endpoints have the latest versions of anti-virus and anti-spyware software installed and active. The solution delivers security update definitions automatically to each endpoint as soon as they become available to protect against today’s rapidly-evolving threats.

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