Sophos SG 230 Firewalls FAQs
Can the Sophos SG 230 handle Gigabit Internet speeds?
While the SG 230 boasts a Firewall Throughput of up to 14.5 Gbps when no security services are active, a more realistic Threat Prevention Throughput puts the SG 230 at 800 Mbps. Consider a more powerful firewall if Gig speed is a priority.
What is a UTM firewall?
Can the Sophos SG 230 act as a wireless access point?
No, the SG 230 does not offer wireless models. To stand up a secure wireless network that communicates with your firewall, shop Sophos Wireless APs.
Does the Sophos SG 230 offer Power over Ethernet support?
Yes, the SG 230 supports Power over Ethernet (PoE).
Which licenses do you recommend for the Sophos SG 230?
The Sophos TotalProtect Plus 24x7 bundle covers all security services bases, featuring FullGuard Plus, which includes 24x7 support, network/web/email/wireless/webserver protection, and Sandstorm cloud-based sandboxing.