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SonicWall SuperMassive Appliance Series

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Eliminate the performance-for-protection tradeoff.

Offering breakthrough performance, unprecedented levels of protection and massively scalable multi-core hardware, the Dell™ SonicWALL™ SuperMassive™ Series redefines the Next-Generation Firewall and eliminates the age-old protection-for-performance tradeoff.

At a Glance:

» Next-Generation Firewall
» Application Intelligence
» DPI-SSL
» Superior performance with multi-core

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Choose a SonicWALL SuperMassive Series

» 96 Processing Cores
» 40 Gbps Throughput
» 30 Gbps App Throughput
» 30 Gbps IPS Throughput
» 1.5M Connections (SPI)
» 6 x 10-GbE SFP+, 16 x 1-GbE SFP


 
» 48 Processing Cores
» 20 Gbps Throughput
» 15 Gbps App Throughput
» 15 Gbps IPS Throughput
» 6 M Connections (SPI)
» 6 x 10-GbE SFP+, 16 x 1-GbE SFP


 
» 24 Processing Cores
» 10 Gbps Throughput
» 7.5 Gbps App Throughput
» 7.5 Gbps IPS Throughput
» 3 M Connections (SPI)
» 6 x 10-GbE SFP+, 16 x 1-GbE SFP


 
» 32 Processing Cores
» 20 Gbps Firewall Throughput
» 9.7 Gbps Throughput
» 9.7 Gbps IPS Throughput
» 1.25M Connections (DPI)
» 4x10GbE SFP+, 8x1GbE SFP, 8x1GbE, 1GbE Management, 1 Console


 
» 32 Processing Cores
» 20 Gbps Firewall Throughput
» 8 Gbps Throughput
» 8 Gbps IPS Throughput
» 1.00M Connections (DPI)
» 4x10GbE SFP+, 8x1GbE SFP, 8x1GbE, 1GbE Management, 1 Console


 
» 32 Processing Cores
» 20 Gbps Firewall Throughput
» 8 Gbps Throughput
» 8 Gbps IPS Throughput
» 1.00M Connections (DPI)
» 4x10GbE SFP+, 8x1GbE SFP, 8x1GbE, 1GbE Management, 1 Console


 

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Features of SuperMassive™ E9000 Series

The Dell™ SonicWALL™ SuperMassive™ 9000 Series Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) is designed to deliver deep security to your enterprise at multi-gigabit speeds. Offering the ultimate in security with enterprise class performance, the SuperMassive 9000 Series detects and blocks the most sophisticated threats before they can enter your network with minimal latency for every connection on the network. Utilizing a higher core density architecture in an elegant, one rack unit appliance, the SuperMassive 9000 Series efficiently saves rack space and lowers power and cooling costs. Its multicore design can gracefully handle traffic spikes without impacting network performance.

Now your enterprise can be both secure and productive. Dell turned the network security product category upside down by redefining the Next-Generation Firewall and eliminating the age-old protection-for-performance tradeoff. Dell SonicWALL SuperMassive Series was designed from the ground up for the world's most demanding enterprise networks. Culminating from years of research and development, the solution was built to deliver security, performance, and scalability without compromise. The result – Dell's SonicWALL SuperMassive Series is the most secure, highest performing NGFW ever.

Application Intelligence and Control.

Intuitive application flow visualization tools allow for the identification of productive and unproductive application traffic in real time which can then be controlled through powerful application-level policies. Application control can be exercised on both a per-user and a per-group basis, along with schedules and exception lists. All application signatures are continuously updated by Dell SonicWALL's research team. Additionally, Dell SonicWALL's advanced operating system, SonicOS, provides integrated tools that allow for custom application identification.

Superior performance with a multi-core architecture.

Deliver deep protection from even the most sophisticated attacks without compromising your network performance. No other NGFW platform is even close to being capable of offering the breakthrough performance and unprecedented levels of protection found in the SuperMassive Series. The revolutionary multicore architecture and single-pass Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection (RFDPI) engine raise the bar for NGFW protection. Inspecting every byte of every packet, regardless of the port or protocol, the high performance DPI capability found in the SuperMassive Series is a game changer and eliminates the protection-for-performance trade-off.

Eases administrative burdens.

SuperMassive enforces intelligent policy decisions to ensure security effectiveness, while slashing management burdens and organizational risk. SuperMassive's intuitive user interface provides a consolidated, single-pane management view, easing administrative burden and reducing total cost of ownership. Enterprise administrators will also benefit from SuperMassive's comprehensive real-time visualization with thorough on and off box reporting capabilities

Built for extreme protection and performance.

The Dell™ SonicWALL™ SuperMassive™ 9000 Series features 4 x 10-GbE SFP+, 8 x 1-GbE SFP, 8 x 1-GbE and a 1 GbE management interface for flexible deployments. The design provides near-linear performance increases to deliver up to 20+ Gbps of firewall throughput, 12+ Gbps of intrusion prevention with application control, and 5.0+ Gbps of malware protection. Comprised of the 9200, 9400 and 9600, the SuperMassive 9000 Series provides options for enterprise networks of any size.

SuperMassive 9000 Series features.

Combining sophisticated software with a massively scalable multi-core hardware design, the SuperMassive 9000 Series provides up to 12 Gbps of Next-Generation Firewall 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.

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.

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.

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.

SonicWALL Mobile Connect™

SonicWALL Mobile Connect, a single unified client app for Apple® iOS and Google® Android™, provides smartphone and tablet users superior network-level access to corporate and academic resources over encrypted SSL VPN connections.

High performance.

Dell SonicWALL's patented Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection engine combined with up to 32 processing cores ensures that the 9000 Series is capable of inspecting over one million connections simultaneously across all ports. With nearly zero latency and without file size limitations, the system provides more than 10 Gbps of full deep packet inspection throughput across 4 x 10-GbE SFP+, 8 x 1-GbE SFP, 8 x 1-GbE interfaces. Designed with power, space and cooling (PSC) in mind, SuperMassive provides the leading Gbps/Watt in the industry.

Features of SuperMassive™ E10000 Series

The Dell™ SonicWALL™ SuperMassive™ E10000 Series is Dell's Next-Generation Firewall platform for the largest networks, delivering scalability, reliability and deep security at multi-gigabit speeds. Culminating from years of research and development, the SuperMassive E10000 Series combines the highest performance with the most comprehensive protection. Designed to meet the needs of data centers, carrier, and service provider deployments, the E10000 Series is field upgradeable to grow along with network demands. With a massive multi-core architecture and patented Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection™ (RFDPI) technology, SuperMassive offers industry-leading intrusion prevention, malware protection, SSL inspection and application control. It's also designed with power, space, and cooling (PSC) in mind, providing the leading Gbps/Watt in the industry for application control and threat prevention.

Deep security.

Detect and block threats before they enter your network. Unlike competing legacy firewall and intrusion prevention technologies, SuperMassive looks at all traffic, regardless of port or protocol. Advanced malware attempting to communicate out through SSL-encrypted connections is no match for the SuperMassive Series, which offers the industry's highest on-the-fly SSL decryption rates. In addition, your organization can take full advantage of best-in-class integration with authentication servers for intelligent, efficient acceptable-use policy enforcement through granular application controls for bandwidth management and enhanced productivity. Unlike the outdated two box firewall and IPS approach, where the products can't share threat information with one another, the SuperMassive Series combines the power and intelligence of an integrated firewall and IPS.

Application Intelligence and Control.

Intuitive AppFlow Visualization tools allow for the identification of productive and unproductive application traffic in real time which can then be controlled through powerful application-level policies. Application control can be exercised on both a per-user and a per-group bases, along with schedules and exception lists. All application signatures are continuously updated by Dell SonicWALL's research team.Additionally, Dell SonicWALL's advanced operating system, SonicOS, provides integrated tools that allow for custom application identification.

Scalable performance with a multi-core architecture.

The Dell SonicWALL SuperMassive E10000 Series is built with a focus on high performance, scalability and high availability, providing large enterprises a platform to address their most demanding security needs. This combination of scalability and performance is a result of a powerful and massively scalable multi-core architecture paired with Dell SonicWALL's proprietary deep packet inspection engine that can scale linearly to any number of processing cores. Environments that see their network security needs grow with time can upgrade their system to increase the available performance of their SuperMassive platform.

Engineered for high performance.

The SuperMassive E10000 Series is engineered to deliver ultra-low latency Deep Packet Inspection that large enterprises demand. The SuperMassive fabric interconnect provides 240 Gbps of nonblocking bandwidth with less than 1 μs latency for unhindered communication between the 96 processing cores and the 6 x 10-Gbps SFP+ and the 16 x 1-Gbps SFP ports.

Intelligent design for 10+ Gbps DPI throughput.

While stateful packet inspection is still necessary, it alone is insufficient to protect against today's application and content-borne threats. Full deep packet inspection capabilities like intrusion prevention, anti-malware and application control provide a significantly increased level of security and network control, but must do so without diminishing network performance. Dell SonicWALL's patented RFDPI engine provides a highly-efficient single-pass design that consolidates all security features into a unified scanning and policy engine, enabling the platform to deliver industry-leading deep packet inspection performance.

Extensible architecture for extreme scalability and performance.

The Dell SonicWALL SuperMassive chassis includes 6 x 10-GbE SFP+ and 16 x 1-GbE SFP ports, redundant 850W AC power supplies, hot swappable dual redundant fan modules, and massively scales up to 96 processing cores. The design provides near-linear performance increases and scales up to 96 cores of processing power to deliver 40+ Gbps of Firewall throughput, 30+ Gbps of Application Inspection with Intrusion Prevention, and 10+ Gbps of Anti-Malware protection. Consisting of the E10100, E10200, E10400 and E10800, the SuperMassive E10000 Series is field upgradeable, future-proofing the security infrastructure investment as network bandwidth and security requirements increase.

SuperMassive E10000 Series features.

As the flagship of the Dell SonicWALL lineup, the SuperMassive E10000 Series combines sophisticated software with a massively scalable multi-core hardware design to provide up to 30 Gbps of deep packet inspection 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

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.

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.

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.

SonicWALL Mobile Connect™

SonicWALL Mobile Connect, a single unified client app for Apple® iOS and Google® Android™, provides smartphone and tablet users superior network-level access to corporate and academic resources over encrypted SSL VPN connections.

High performance.

Dell SonicWALL's patented Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection engine combined with up to 32 processing cores ensures that the 9000 Series is capable of inspecting over one million connections simultaneously across all ports. With nearly zero latency and without file size limitations, the system provides more than 10 Gbps of full deep packet inspection throughput across 4 x 10-GbE SFP+, 8 x 1-GbE SFP, 8 x 1-GbE interfaces. Designed with power, space and cooling (PSC) in mind, SuperMassive provides the leading Gbps/Watt in the industry.

SonicWALL SuperMassive Model Comparison

Models: E10200 E10400 E10800
Processing Cores 24 48 96
Firewall Inspection Throughput 10 Gbps 20 Gbps 40 Gbps
Application Inspection Throughput 7.5 Gbps 15 Gbps 30 Gbps
IPS Throughput 7.5 Gbps 15 Gbps 30 Gbps
Anti-Malware Inspection Throughput 3.0 Gbps 6.0 Gbps 12 Gbps
Interfaces 6x10-GbE SFP+, 16x1-GbE SFP, 1 GbE Management, 1 Console
Maximum Connections (SPI) 3.0M 6.0M 12.0M
Upgrade Path Upgradeable to the E10400 Upgradeable to the E10800 -