The SonicWALL Global Management System (SonicWALL GMS) allows distributed enterprises and service providers to manage and monitor multiple SonicWALL Internet security appliances from a central location. SonicWALL GMS is a scalable, cost-effective solution that extends the SonicWALL Internet security appliance's renowned ease of installation and administration, giving network administrators the tools to easily manage the security policies of remote, geographically distributed networks.
This product bundled with SonicWALL E-Class Universal Management Appliance (UMA) EM5000. The SonicWALL E-Class Universal Management Appliance (UMA) EM5000 offers businesses a new approach to configuring, enforcing and managing a large number of SonicWALL security appliances, services and security policies. The EM5000 delivers granular policy management, monitoring and reporting functionality, yet is intuitive to use and easy to set up, enhancing efficiency, availability and return on investment (ROI). The EM5000 simplifies and automates multi-level policy management, monitoring and compliance reporting with flexible, powerful and intuitive tools, thereby reducing overhead and freeing resources for new revenue opportunities. Architected to be extensible by the addition of software applications, the UMA EM5000 is ideal for deployments scaling from a few to thousands of SonicWALL security appliances or services, in small-to-medium sized businesses, large enterprises and managed service providers.
SONICWALL GLOBAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM FEATURES:
Centralized, secure management
SonicWALL GMS provides consolidated management and alerting for multiple remote SonicWALL Internet security appliances, allowing a single network administrator to manage and monitor these appliances from a central location.
Low total cost of ownership
SonicWALL GMS extends the SonicWALL Internet security appliance's ease of installation and management to allow distributed enterprises and managed service providers to easily and affordably manage the security policies of remote, geographically distributed networks. SonicWALL GMS reduces staffing requirements, speeds up deployment and lowers the cost of delivering services by centralizing the management and monitoring of security policies.
Managed VPN services
SonicWALL GMS allows service providers and distributed enterprises to manage remote SonicWALL VPN gateways.
SonicWALL GMS can manage and monitor hundreds of SonicWALL Internet security appliances, accommodating network growth without impairing performance. This scalability is managed through a license key mechanism.
Policy hierarchy architecture
Hierarchical domains can be set up to easily group SonicWALL Internet security appliances with similar security profiles. This gives the network administrator the flexibility to manage the security policies of remote SonicWALLs on an individual, group and global level.
Powerful remote configuration and monitoring capabilities
Advanced and user-friendly, the SonicWALL GMS graphical user interface (GUI) is used to configure, define security policies for, and monitor the remote SonicWALL Internet security appliances. Remote site security policy setup is straightforward; configuration and product upgrades are executed quickly and easily across the Internet.
SONICWALL E-CLASS UNIVERSAL MANAGEMENT APPLIANCE (UMA) EM5000 FEATURES:
Unified policy management
Unified policy management across SonicWALL network security appliances, VPNs and security services enforces granular controls from a single global platform, easing deployment and administration, and providing greater efficiency in meeting service level agreements (SLAs). Offline management capabilities include scheduled configurations and/or firmware updates on managed appliances, thus providing predictable service disruptions.
Comprehensive monitoring provides centralized logging and proactive analyzes of network traffic, Web usage and security threats across a vast deployment. Devices and applications enabled for automated real-time alerts accelerate response and remediation time to network events or outages.
Custom reporting aids strategic analysis assists in complying with regulations such as PCI, SOX and HIPAA, provides cohesive corporate branding, and enhances security subscription service offerings. The EM5000 provides graphical reports of firewall and network activities to provide insight into usage trends and security events from a single user or device to the global activity of the managed SonicWALL appliances.
Reliable, secure and optimized architecture
Reliable, secure and optimized architecture is purpose-built for SonicWALL solutions to maximize security and performance. The hardened EM5000 appliance comes with a tuned operating system and database, and eliminates the operating expense of acquiring, configuring, and deploying on unproven general-purpose hardware. High availability across clustered failover sites assures reliable system uptime, and speeds disaster recovery operations.
Intuitive management dashboardIn The Box
Intuitive management dashboard simplifies licensing, and eases the centralized definition, control and deployment of up to thousands of appliances and custom security policies. The SonicWALL policy dashboard presents the largest and most comprehensive hierarchies of SonicWALL appliances in an easy-to-understand format, greatly simplifying navigation and decreasing time spent on remediation and system maintenance.
- SonicWALL UMA EM5000
- Rack mounting kit
- Crossover cable
- Network cable