What is a SOHO firewall?

What is a SOHO firewall?

SOHO (Single Office/Home Office) Firewall Appliances are dedicated hardware/software solutions designed for small company or home networks, typically less than 25 computers. Many of the firewall appliances also act as routers, and offer other services such as VPN, content scanning, and virus scanning.

What is the throughput of SonicWall SOHO?


IPS throughput2 100 Mbps 250 Mbps
Anti-malware inspection throughput2 50 Mbps 100 Mbps
TLS/SSL inspection and decryption throughput (DPI SSL)2 30 Mbps 40 Mbps
IPSec VPN throughput3 100 Mbps 200 Mbps

Is SonicWall a firewall?

SonicWall firewalls, combined with our Capture Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) sandbox service, have been awarded ICSA Labs’ highest level of firewall, anti-malware and advanced threat defense certifications.

What is the purpose of a SOHO?

A SOHO router is a broadband router built and marketed for small offices and home offices. Since the workload for these businesses is primarily on the internet, they require a local area network (LAN), meaning their network hardware is structured for that purpose.

What does SOHO stand for in networking?

Small Office Home Office
Small Office Home Office (SOHO)

What is firewall throughput?

Firewall Throughput. This is typically quoted as Mbps (megabits per second) or Gbps (gigabits per second). This is the volume of traffic that can pass through the firewall at any one time. This is an important metric, but in many respects – worthless. Throughput is even more important for internal network segmentation.

What is DPI SSL throughput?

The term DPI-SSL simply means “Deep Packet Inspection” of SSL traffic. It’s a bit of a misnomer since most encrypted traffic today uses TLS for encryption instead of SSL, but the concept and results are exactly the same.

What happens if SonicWall license expires?

Upon subscription license expiry on the SonicWave, the traffic will continue to go through. There will be no service interruption. The only constraint would be the user can not update the configuration on th wireless network. The network operation will continue to function with the last saved configuration.

Where do I go to setup SonicWall sohow?

Open a browser to for access to the SonicWall. SonicWall SOHOW First time setup Setup Wizard walk through. For the first time access as the Admin user, you will be offered a choice to use a Setup Wizard or go directly to the SonicWall management interface. At the Setup Wizard Launch Page, click the Setup Wizard link here.

What do you need to know about SonicWall NSM?

SonicWall Network Security Manager (NSM) gives you everything you need for comprehensive firewall management. For more than 20 years, SonicWall has been committed to continuous independent third-party security testing performed by ICSA Labs — the foremost independent testing agency for network security products.

Where can I find the SonicWall WAN port?

Locate the SonicWall ports X0 and X1, port X0 is also label as LAN and port X1 is also label as WAN. Connect your Internet access device such as a cable or DSL modem to SonicWall WAN (X1 port).

What are the features of SonicWall TZ series?

1 Get lightning-fast performance with security processors optimized for speed 2 Gain a deeper level of threat prevention through Real-Time Deep Memory Inspection (RTDMI™) 3 Leverage shared threat intelligence for continuously updated security 4 Rely on a wide range of rich features in SonicWall’s powerful SonicOS operating system