Next generation firewall can be on- premises or cloud based. The differentiating features of next generation firewalls create unique benefits for the companies using them. NGFWs can block malware from entering a network, something that traditional firewalls would never be able to achieve. They are better equipped to address Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs). NGFWs can be a low-cost option for companies looking to improve their basic security because they can incorporate the work of antiviruses, firewalls, and other security applications into one solution. The features of this include application awareness, inspection services, as well as a protection system and awareness tool that benefit the offering at all odds. A next generation firewall adds additional features such as application control, integrated intrusion prevention (IPS) and often more advanced threat prevention capabilities like sandboxing.
An NGFW does not only cover all the traditional firewall features but is also more than capable of tackling the modern-day cyber threats. Businesses can expect to benefit by deploying a next-generation firewall. The next generation offers a from the ground up approach to security provision. They allow flexible control based not just on an individual IP address, but on the source user giving IT teams complete flexibility and control when vetting incoming cyber threats.
FortiGate mid-range next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) provide high performance, multi-layered advanced security, and better visibility to protect against cyber-attacks while reducing complexity. FortiGate Next-generation Firewalls are powered by purpose-built security processing units (SPUs), including the latest NP7 (Network Processor 7). FortiGate firewalls are purpose-built with security processers to enable the industry’s best threat protection and performance for SSL-encrypted traffic. By providing granular visibility of applications, users, and IOT devices, these appliances are designed to identify issues quickly and intuitively.
SonicWall next-generation firewalls (NGFW) provide the security, control, and visibility which is needed to maintain an effective cybersecurity posture. SonicWall firewalls are designed to meet the specific security and usability needs. SonicWall Network Security Manager (NSM) gives everything that is needed for comprehensive firewall management. Easily onboard and manage SonicWall firewalls from a single interface. SonicWall SuperMassive has sandboxing, SSL inspection, intrusion prevention, anti-malware, application identification, content filtering, real-time threat handling, centralized management, analytics, and reporting.
Sophos XG Firewall brings a fresh new approach to the way you manage your firewall, respond to threats, and monitor what is happening on your network. Sophos XG Firewall is the only network security solution that can fully identify the user and source of an infection on your network and automatically limit access to other network resources in response. Sophos comprehensive next-generation firewall protection has been built to expose hidden risks, block both known and unknown threats, and automatically respond to incidents.
If you’re looking for a new firewalling experience, then our team at Emtech makes sure that you select technology that has the features, flexibility, and fortitude to deliver value into the future. Need to breathe some new life into your firewall? Get in touch with our experts today!