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Firewall Overview

SonicWALL TZ 105
SonicWALL TZ 105

sonicWALL TZ 205
SonicWALL TZ 205


SonicWALL TZ 215

Hardware Platform

Deep Packet Inspection Firewall
Stateful Packet Inspection Firewall
Unlimited File Size Protection
Protocols Scanned50+50+50+
ICSA Firewall Certified

Security Services

SonicWALL TZ 105

SonicWALL TZ 205

SonicWALL TZ 215

Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware & IPS
Application Firewall---
Content Filtering Service (CFS) Edition
ViewPoint Reporting
Dynamic Support 24x7
Comprehensive Anti-Spam Service
Enforced Client Anti-Virus & Anti-Spyware

Firewall General

SonicWALL TZ 105

SonicWALL TZ 205

SonicWALL TZ 215

Interfaces5 FE, 1 USB5 GbE, 1 USB7 GbE, 2 USB
Nodes SupportedUnrestrictedUnrestrictedUnrestricted
Included SonicOS VersionEnhancedEnhancedEnhanced
RAM256 MB256 MB512 MB
Flash Memory32 MB32 MB32 MB
Site-to-Site VPN Tunnels51020
Bundled GVC Licenses (Max)0 (5)2 (10)2 (25)
Bundled SSL VPN Licenses (Max)1 (5)1 (10)2 (10)

Firewall/VPN/ Performance

SonicWALL TZ 105

SonicWALL TZ 205

SonicWALL TZ 215

Stateful Throughput200 Mbps500 Mbps500 Mbps
UTM Performance25 Mbps40 Mbps60 Mbps
Intrusion Prevention Throughput60 Mbps80 Mbps110 Mbps
Gateway Anti-Virus Throughput40 Mbps60 Mbps70 Mbps
Full DPI (UTM)25 Mbps40 Mbps60 Mbps
3DES/AES VPN Throughput75 Mbps100 Mbps130 Mbps
Maximum UTM Connections80001200032000
Connections8,00012,00048,000

Features

SonicWALL TZ 105

SonicWALL TZ 205

SonicWALL TZ 215

Voice over IP (VoIP) Security
Route-based VPN
Dynamic Routing
802.11b/g Wireless LAN
802.11n Wireless LAN
Layer 2 Wireless Bridging
Hardware Failover-
WAN Failover
Automated Failover & Failback
3G Wireless/ Modem-With USB 3G Adapter/ ModemWith USB 3G Adapter/ Modem
Object-based Management
Policy-based NAT
Load Balancing
PortShield Security
Wireless Mgmt

Pricing - Buy Now

SonicWALL TZ 105
TZ 105

sonicWALL TZ 205
TZ 205


TZ 215

Overview

NSA 220/W

NSA 250M/W

NSA 2600

NSA 3600

NSA 4600

NSA 5600

NSA 6600

Operating systemSonicOS 5.9SonicOS 6.1
Security Processor2x 500 MHz2x 700 MHz4x 800 MHz6x 800 MHz8x 1.1 GHz10x 1.3 GHz24x 1.0 GHz
Memory (RAM)512 MB512 MB2.0 GB2.0 GB2.0 GB4.0 GB4.0 GB
10 GbE SFP+ interfacesN/AN/AN/A2224
1 GbE SFP interfacesN/AN/AN/A4448
1 GbE Copper interfaces7581212128
1GbE Copper Management interfacesN/AN/A11111
ExpansionSD Card, USBExpansion Slot (Rear), SD Card, USBExpansion Slot (Front),
SD Card, USB
Expansion Slot (Rear)
SD Card, USB
Firewall inspection throughput600 Mbps750 Mbps1.9 Gbps3.4 Gbps6.0 Gbps9.0 Gbps12.0 Gbp
Full DPI throughput110 Mbps130 Mbps300 Mbps500 Mbps800 Mbps1.6 Gbps3.0 Gbps
Application inspection throughput195 Mbps250 Mbps700 Mbps1.1 Gbps2.0 Gbps3.0 Gbps4.5 Gbps
IPS throughput195 Mbps250 Mbps700 Mbps1.1 Gbps2.0 Gbps3.0 Gbps4.5 Gbps
Anti-malware inspection throughput115 Mbps140 Mbps400 Mbps600 Mbps1.1 Gbps1.7 Gbps3.0 Gbps
IMIX throughput180 Mbps210 Mbps600 Mbps900 Mbps1.6 Gbps2.4 Gbps3.5 Gbps
SSL Inspection and Decryption (DPI SSL)Available 200 Mbps300 Mbps500 Mbps800 Mbps1.3 Gbps
VPN throughput150 Mbps200 Mbps1.1 Gbps1.5 Gbps3.0 Gbps4.5 Gbps5.0 Gbps
Connections per second2,200/sec3,000/sec15,000/sec20,000/sec40,000/sec60,000/sec90,000/sec
Maximum connections (SPI)85,000110,000225,000325,000400,000562,500750,000
Maximum connections (DPI)32,00064,000125,000175,000200,000375,000500,000
Single Sign On (SSO) Users250250250500100025004000
VLAN interfaces25355050200400500
SonicPoints supported (Maximum)16163248649696

VPN

NSA 220/W

NSA 250M/W

NSA 2600

NSA 3600

NSA 4600

NSA 5600

NSA 6600

Site-to-Site VPN Tunnels255075800150040006000
IPSec VPN clients (Maximum)2(25)2(25)10(250)50 (1,000)500 (3,000)2,000 (4,000)2,000 (6,000)
SSL VPN licenses (Maximum)2(15)2(15)2(25)2 (30)2 (30)2 (50)2 (50)
Encryption/AuthenticationDES, 3DES, AES (128, 192, 256-bit)/MD5, SHA-1
Key exchangeDiffie Hellman Groups 1, 2, 5, 14
Route-based VPNRIP, OSPF

Networking

NSA 220/W

NSA 250M/W

NSA 2600

NSA 3600

NSA 4600

NSA 5600

NSA 6600

IP address assignmentStatic, (DHCP PPPoE, L2TP and PPTP client), Internal DHCP server, DHCP Relay
NAT modes1:1, many:1, 1:many, flexible NAT (overlapping IPS), PAT, transparent mode
Routing protocolsBGP, OSPF, RIPv1/v2, static routes, policy-based routing, multicast
QoSBandwidth priority, max bandwidth, guaranteed bandwidth, DSCP marking, 802.1p
AuthenticationXAUTH/RADIUS, Active Directory, SSO, LDAP, Novell, internal user database, Terminal Services, Citrix
VoIPFull H323-v1-5, SIP
StandardsTCP/IP, ICMP, HTTP, HTTPS, IPSec, ISAKMP/IKE, SNMP, DHCP, PPPoE, L2TP, PPTP, RADIUS, IEEE 802.3
CertificationsVPNC, ICSA Firewall, ICSA Anti-Virus
Certifications pendingFIPS 140-2, Common Criteria EAL1+
Common Access Card (CAC)SonicOS 5.9

Hardware

NSA 220/W

NSA 250M/W

NSA 2600

NSA 3600

NSA 4600

NSA 5600

NSA 6600

Form factorDesktop (1U Rack Mountable Kit Available)1U Rack Mountable
FansNo fan / 1 internal fan2 Internal fansDual, FixedDual, redundant, hot swappable
Power Supply (W)3636200250250250250
Maximum power consumption (W)11 / 1512 / 1649.474.386.790.9113.1
Input power100-240 VAC, 60-50 Hz
Dimensions7.1x1.5x10.5 in (18.1 x 3.8 x 26.7 cm)1.4 x 7.1 x 10.7 (3.5 x 18 x 27cm)1.75x10.25x17 in (4.5x26x43 cm)1.75 x 19.1 x 17 in
(4.5 x 48.5 x 43.3 cm)
Weight1.95 lbs/0.88 kg/2.15 lbs/0.97 kg3.05 lbs/1.38 kg/3.15 lbs/1.43 kg10.1 lb /
4.6 kg
13.56 lb / 6.15 Kg13.56 lb / 6.15 Kg13.56 lb / 6.15 Kg14.93 lb / 6.7 Kg
WEEE weight3.05 lbs/1.38 kg/3.45 lbs/1.56 kg4.4 lbs/2.0kg/4.65 lbs/2.11 kg11.0 lb /
5.0 kg
14.24 lb / 6.46 Kg14.24 lb / 6.46 Kg14.24 lb / 6.46 Kg19.78 lb / 8.97 Kg
Shipping weight4.35 lbs / 4.7 lbs5.6 lbs / 5.9 lbs14.3 lb /
6.5 kg
20.79lb / 9.43 Kg20.79lb / 9.43 Kg20.79lb / 9.43 Kg26.12 lb / 11.85 Kg
MTBF (Years)28 / 15.623.4 / 14.120.216.81615.413.3
Environment40-105 F, 0 - 40 C32-105 F, 0-40 deg C
Humidity5 - 95% non- condensing10-90% non- condensing

Integrated Wireless

NSA 220/W

NSA 250M/W

NSA 2600

NSA 3600

NSA 4600

NSA 5600

NSA 6600

Standards802.11a/b/g/n (WEP, WPA, WPA2, 802.11i, TKIP, PSK,02.1x, EAP-PEAP, EAP-TTLSNot Available
Virtual access points (VAPs)5– antennas (5 dBi Diversity)External triple, detachableNot Available
Radio power–802.11a/802.11b/802.11g15.5 dBm max/18 dBm max/17 dBM @ 6 Mbps, 13 dBM @ 54 MbpsNot Available
Radio power–802.11n (2.4GHz)/802.11n (5.0GHz)19 dBm MCS 0, 11 dBm MCS 15/17 dBm MCS 0, 12 dBm MCS 15Not Available
Radio receive sensitivity–802.11a/802.11b/802.11g-95 dBm MCS 0, -81 dBm MCS 15/-90 dBm @ 11Mbps/-91 dBm @ 6Mbps, -74 dBm @ 54 MbpsNot Available
Radio receive sensitivity–802.11n(2.4GHz)/802.11n(5.0GHz)-89 dBm MCS 0, -70 dBm MCS 15/-95 dBm MCS 0, -76 dBm MCS 15Not Available

 

NSA 220/W

NSA 250M/W

NSA 2600

NSA 3600

NSA 4600

NSA 5600

NSA 6600

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Firewall Overview

NSA E6500

NSA E8500

Application Layer InspectionFull Layer 7Full Layer 7
Stateful Packet Inspection Firewall
Unlimited File Size Protection
Protocols Scanned50+50+
ICSA Firewall-zertifiziert
EAL 4+ zertifiziert

Security Services

NSA E6500

NSA E8500

Application IntelligenceOptional Service
Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention (GAV/IPS)Optional Service

Optional Service (for GAV)

(for IPS)

Enforced Client Anti-Virus & Anti-SpywareOptional ServiceOptional Service
Content & URL Filtering (CFS)Optional ServiceOptional Service
ViewPoint ReportingOptional ServiceOptional Service
Comprehensive Anti-Spam ServiceOptional ServiceOptional Service
E-Class 24x7 Support ServicesRequiredRequired

Firewall General

NSA E6500

NSA E8500

Interfaces8 Gbe, 1 HA4 Gbe, 4 SFP, 1 HA
Console Interface
USB PortsFutureFuture
ManagementCLI, SSH, GUI, GMSCLI, SSH, GUI, GMS
Nodes SupportedUnrestrictedUnrestricted
Included SonicOS VersionEnhancedEnhanced
RAM1 Gb4 Gb
Visual Information Display (LCD Display)
Site-to-Site VPN Tunnels6,00010,000
Global VPN Clients (Bundled)2,0002,000
Global VPN Clients (Maximum)6,00010,000
SSL VPN NetExtender Clients (Bundled)22
SSL VPN NetExtender Clients (Maximum)5050
Unique Malware Threats Blocked1,000,000+1,000,000+
VLAN Interface (802.1q)256512
SonicPoints128128

Firewall/VPN Performance

NSA E6500

NSA E8500

Stateful Throughput5.0 Gbps8.0 Gbps
UTM Performance1.59 Gbps2.2 Gbps
Gateway Anti-Virus Throughput1.69 Gbps2.25 Gbps
Intrusion Prevention Throughput2.30 Gbps3.7 Gbps
3DES/AES VPN Throughput2.7 Gbps4.0 Gbps
Connections750,0001,500,000
Connections/sec20,00080,000

Features

NSA E6500

NSA E8500

LoggingViewPoint®, Local Log, SyslogViewPoint®, Local Log, Syslog
SNMP
AuthenticationXAUTH/RADIUS, Active Directory, SSO, LDAP, Internal User DatabaseXAUTH/RADIUS, Active Directory, SSO, LDAP, Internal User Database
Single Sign-On
Voice over IP (VoIP) Security
Zone Security
Dynamic RoutingOSPF, RIPOSPF, RIP
Policy-based Routing
Route-based VPN
Integrated Wireless Switch & Controller
Layer 2 Wireless Bridging
Stateful High Availability
Multi-WAN
WAN/WAN Failover
Load Balancing
Active/Active UTM
Dynamic Bandwith Management
Object-based Management
Policy-based NAT
Inbound Load Balancing
Quality of Service (QoS)
IKEv2 VPN
SSL Control
IPv6 Ready

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e6500
NSA E6500
7500
NSA E8500
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