SonicWall's Management and Reporting solutions provide a comprehensive architecture for centrally managing security policies, providing real-time monitoring, and delivering compliance and usage reports.
Network Security Manager
SonicWall Network Security Manager (NSM), a multi-tenant centralized firewall manager, allows you to centrally manage all firewall operations error-free by adhering to auditable workflows. Reporting and Analytics* give single-pane visibility and let you monitor and uncover threats by unifying and correlating logs across all firewalls. NSM also helps you stay compliant as it provides full audit trails of every configuration change and granular reporting. The solution scales to any size organization that manages networks with up to thousands of firewall devices deployed across many locations. NSM does it all with less effort and time.
There are 3 products consisting of NSM SaaS Essential, NSM SaaS Advanced, and NSM On-Prem**.
* NSM SaaS includes reporting and analytics features
** NSM On-Prem requires a separate SonicWall Analytics On-Prem install and license for the reporting and analytics features.
SonicWall Analytics transforms firewall traffic data
into actionable insights across users, applications and
networks to help mitigate security risks with greater
precision and speed - all through a single interface.
Built using high-performance architecture, the analytic
engine enriches a massive amount of raw data across
thousands of firewall nodes at scale to give stakeholders
complete visibility and security transparency via an
There are 2 versions of Analytics On-Prem. Choose from Syslog based or Netflow/IPFIX based.
Global Management Systems
The powerful, intuitive SonicWall Global Management System lets you rapidly deploy and centrally manage SonicWall firewall, wireless, email security, secure remote access and Dell X-Series solutions from a single console. The value of GMS centers on three core objectives. These objectives are interconnected as each leverages a common set of information, processes and technologies that help you establish and deliver a strong, federated security defense and response posture.