SonicWall Global Management Systems (GMS®) provides a holistic way to manage your entire network security environment by business processes and service levels. At the GMS core is a distributed architecture that facilitates limitless system scalability. Supporting the largest of distributed enterprises and MSSPs, a single instance of GMS can scale to bring thousands of SonicWall security devices under its management regardless of location. Try our Capacity Planning Tool for guidance in planning for your GMS deployment.
Capacity Planning process is critical to building a successful GMS deployment. This tool should be used at the time of planning for a brand new GMS 8.4 (and above versions), manage existing GMS 8.3 and above deployments, and when you are planning to upgrade from GMS 7.x to a current GMS version.