WatchGuard XTM 2520 Firewall


The XTM 2520 is a powerhouse. High-performance 35 Gbps firewall throughput combines with strong protection, flexible management, and a multitude of connectivity options to deliver the ultimate enterprise-grade network security solution. The 2520 delivers unparalleled visibility into real-time and historical user, network, and security activities. This allows businesses to easily define, enforce, and audit strong security and acceptable use policies, resulting in increased employee productivity and less risk to critical intellectual property and customer data. VPN failover, WAN failover, and High Availability features ensure that mission-critical data keeps flowing. Real-time monitoring and rich reporting are included at no additional cost.

Screaming-Fast Throughput

Up to 35 Gbps firewall throughput, 10 Gbps VPN throughput, and a jaw-dropping 15 Gbps throughput with full IPS and antivirus threat protection enabled. No one in the network security industry can top that number!

Unified Security in a BYOD Environment

Open the door to limitless productivity with tools to connect your people securely, even when they use personal devices like iPads and Androids. Anywhere, anytime secure access is today's greatest competitive edge.

Always Know What's Happening on Your Network

Pinpoint significant network activities to take immediate corrective or diagnostic actions directly from the interactive, real-time monitoring. All logging and reporting functions also included with purchase.

Easily Manage Many Appliances

Distributed organizations and MSSPs will especially appreciate the intuitive tools that support policy creation, management, and enforcement across multiple locations.

Comprehensive Protection

Best-in-class security services boost protection in critical attack areas, including gateway AV, URL and web content filtering, intrusion prevention, app control, and spam blocking.

High Port Density

Twelve 1-Gigabit Ethernet ports and four 10G SFP+ support high-speed LAN backbone infrastructures, as well as gigabit WAN connections.

Quick and Secure Setup

Take advantage of innovative features like drag-and-drop VPN creation and RapidDeploy technology to make fast work of extending your network.

Advanced Networking

WatchGuard's advanced OS provides active/active high availability with load balancing, dynamic routing, VLAN support, and multi-WAN failover to ensure reliability.

Application Control

Control the use of Web 2.0 and other applications on your network for tighter security, better use of bandwidth, and greater productivity.

3 Ways to Manage Your Appliance

Choose how you manage your WatchGuard appliance, using WatchGuard System Manager, the command line interface, and a web UI for access from anywhere.


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Quick Facts

> Application-layer content inspection recognizes & blocks threats that stateful packet firewalls cannot detect

> Intuitive management console centrally manages all security functions

> Scriptable CLI supports interoperability and allows easy integration into existing infrastructure to streamline large deployments

> Policy-based routing lets you specify the outgoing interface per service to enhance bandwidth management and reduce costs

> Role-based access control (RBAC) includes pre-defined roles and privilege sets, and allows top administrator to create custom roles for granular control


About WatchGuard

WatchGuard has deployed nearly a million integrated, multi-function threat management appliances worldwide. Our signature red boxes are architected to be the industry's smartest, fastest, and meanest security devices with every scanning engine running at full throttle. Why buy WatchGuard? Find out here.



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