Palo Alto PA-500 Firewall
The Palo Alto PAN-PA-500 firewall is the most basic protection unit within the Palo Alto firewall line. However, the 500 is a great starting point for small businesses looking to protect proprietary information, websites and networks from data hackers. As one of the new products in the Palo Alto line, the 500 is on the cutting edge of industry technology.
Important specs of the Palo Alto firewall 500 include a 250 Mbps firewall throughput, a 100 Mbps threat prevention throughput, and capacity for 1,000 max number of policies, 2,500 separate address objects, 100 SSL VPN users, 1,000 SSL Decrypt sessions and 25 SSL inbound certificates.
The firewall throughput and the threat prevention throughput give plenty of resources for contacting proprietary information from malicious users. The Palo Alto firewall 500 also allows for a high number of simultaneous users as well as policies and address objects, freedom that gives a business the ability to scale up as it grows.
This Palo Alto security appliance is also fully rack mountable, making it easy to store with your other hardware. Is also easy to place it in co-location if you do not want to deal with its maintenance in-house. With the Palo Alto reputation for quality, you never have to worry about your 500 going out unexpectedly. Overall, the 500 provides plenty of resources for a small business to protect itself adequately.