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Overview of all the current TZ & NSA Dell SonicWALL UTM appliances

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SonicWall UTM Comparison and Sizing Guide

New TZ SERIES

MODEL
Cores
2
2
4
4
4
Interfaces
5 x 1Gb
5 x 1Gb
7 x 1Gb
8 x 1Gb
10 x 1Gb
VPN Throughput
100 Mbps
300 Mbps
900 Mbps
1.0 Gbps
1.1 Gbps
Maximum SPI Throughput
300 Mbps
750 Mbps
1.3 Gbps
1.4 Gbps
1.5 Gbps
Full UTM Throughput
25 - 50 Mbps
50 - 100 Mbps
150 - 300 Mbps
200 - 400 Mbps
300 - 600 Mbps
DPI-SSL Throughput*
15 Mbps *
45 Mbps *
100 Mbps *
150 Mbps *
200 Mbps *
Connections (Maximum)
25,000
50,000
100,000
125,000
150,000
Site-to-Site VPN
10
10
20
25
50
IPSEC Remote Access (Maximum)
1 (5)
1 (10)
2 (25)
2 (25)
2 (25)
VLAN Interfaces
25
25
50
50
50
SSL VPN Clients (Max. with 5.9/6.2)
1 (10)
1 (50)
2 (100)
2 (150)
2 (200)
High Availability**
N/A
N/A
N/A
Stateless/ Stateful
Stateless/ Stateful
SonicPoints (Maximum)
2
8
16
16
24
Virtual Assist Bundled / Maximum
1 / 1
1 / 1
1 / 1
1 / 1
1 / 1
Application Intellignce & Control
YES
YES
YES
YES
YES
Application Visualization
NO
YES
YES
YES
YES
DPI-SSL Sessions
100
250
250
250
250
Recommended Users
<10
<25
<35
<50
<70


NSA SERIES

MODEL
Cores
4
6
8
10
24
Interfaces
8 x 1GbE
2x 10GbE SFP+
4x 1GbE SFP
12x 1GbE
2x 10GbE SFP+
4x 1GbE SFP
12x 1GbE
2x 10GbE SFP+
4x 1GbE SFP
12x 1GbE
4x 10GbE SFP+
8x 1GbE SFP
8x 1GbE
VPN Throughput
1.1 Gbps
1.5 Gbps
3.0 Gbps
4.5 Gbps
5.0 Gbps
Maximum Throughput
1.9 Gbps
3.4 Gbps
6.0 Gbps
9.0 Gbps
12.0 Gbps
Full UTM Throughput
150 - 300 Mbps
250 - 500 Mbps
400 - 800 Mbps
0.8 - 1.6 Gbps
1.5 - 3.0 Gbps
IMIX Throughput
600 Mbps
900 Mbps
1.6 Gbps
2.4 Gbps
3.5 Gbps
Max Connections SPI (DPI)
225,000 (125,000)
325,000 (175,000)
500,000 (250,000)
750,000 (500,000)
1,000,000 (600,000)
Site-to-Site VPN
75
800
1,500
4,000
6,000
IPSec VPN Clients (Maximum)
10 (250)
50 (1,000)
500 (3,000)
2,000 (4,000)
2,000 (6,000)
SSL VPN Clients (Maximum)
2 (25)
2 (30)
2 (30)
2 (50)
2 (50)
VLAN Interfaces
50
512
512
512
512
Max. SonicPoints
32
48
64
96
96
Recommended Users
<100
<200
<300
<500
<1000


PREVIOUS TZ SERIES
(DISCONTINUED)

MODEL
Cores
1
2
2
Interfaces
5 10/100
1 USB
5 Gb
1 USB
7 Gb
1 USB
Nodes
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
VPN Throughput
75 Mbps
100 Mbps
130 Mbps
Maximum Throughput
200 Mbps
500 Mbps
500 Mbps
Full UTM Throughput
15 - 25 Mbps
20 - 40 Mbps
30 - 60 Mbps
Connections (Maximum)
8,000
12,000
48,000
Bundles VPN Clients
0
2
2
Site-to-Site VPN
5
10
20
IPSEC Remote Access (Maximum)
5
10
25
VLAN Interfaces
Portshield & VLAN Tagging
5 ***
Portshield & VLAN Tagging
10 ***
Portshield & VLAN Tagging
20 ***
SSL VPN Clients Bundled
1
1
2
SSL VPN Clients (Maximum)
5
10
10
High Availability
Not Supported
Stateless
Stateless
SonicPoints (Maximum)
1
2
16
Virtual Assist Bundled / Maximum
0 / 0
0 / 1
0 / 2
Application Intelligence & Control
N/A
N/A
20
Application Visualization
N/A
N/A
YES
DPI-SSL
NO
NO
NO
Recommended Users
<10
<20
<35


PREVIOUS NSA SERIES
(DISCONTINUED)

MODEL
Cores
2
2
Interfaces
7 Gb
2 USB
PC Card Slot
5 Gb
2 USB
PC Card Slot
VPN Throughput
150 Mbps
200 Mbps
Maximum Throughput
600 Mbps
750 Mbps
Full UTM Throughput
55 - 110 Mbps
65 - 130 Mbps
IMIX Throughput
180 Mbps
210 Mbps
Max Connections SPI (DPI)
85,000 (32,000)
110,000 (64,000)
Site-to-Site VPN
25
50
IPSec VPN Clients (Maximum)
2 (25)
2 (25)
SSL VPN Clients (Maximum)
2 (15)
2 (15)
VLAN Interfaces
25
35
Max SonicPoints
16
24
Recommended Users
<50
<75

USERS RECOMMENDED is our opinion based the Firewalls Running Full UTM Services (CGSS and Application VIS & Control).
* DPI-SSL Throughput is based on DPI-SSL with FULL UTM.
** All Appliances below the NSA4600 require the Expanded Licence to run Stateful HA or BGP.
*** With 5.8 Firmware and above.
**** Changed on 6.2 Firmware