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firewall appliance

A device that provides firewall protection for a network. It includes all the necessary hardware and software in a self-contained package that plugs in between the two networks being isolated. Most firewall appliances are solid state and include a stripped down operating system. Running their own Web server, they are configured with a Web browser from any computer in the network. See firewall and firewall router.
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The PERMIT 2505 and 4505 firewall appliances are priced from $4,995 to $10,995 depending on the speed of the box and the number of nodes required by the user.
VPN and firewall appliances and software make up the majority of revenue (78% in the fourth quarter of 2004), with IDS/IPS second at 15%, and gateway antivirus third at 7%.
iPolicy Networks' Intrusion Prevention Firewall appliances utilize a deep-packet inspection-based Single Pass Architecture[TM] that enables service providers and mid-to-large size organizations to protect against a wide range of current and emerging threats while maintaining high network performance.
With their ability to fully service as well as sell our DDoS Firewall appliances, the client has more options to choose from.
We are very impressed with iPolicy's Intrusion Prevention Firewall appliances and have implemented them as the foundation for our managed security services," said Phil Canders, vice president of professional services at Business Vitals.
iPolicy Networks' Intrusion Prevention Firewall appliances utilize a deep-packet inspection based Single Pass Architecture(TM) that enables mid-to-large size organizations to protect against a wide range of current and emerging threats while maintaining high network performance.
iPolicy Networks' Intrusion Prevention Firewall appliances are the only ones to utilize a deep-packet inspection based Single Pass Architecture(TM) that enables organizations to enforce a wide variety of real-time security processes at extremely high speeds.
iPolicy Networks' Intrusion Prevention Firewall appliances are the only ones to utilize a deep-packet inspection Single Pass Architecture(TM) that enables organizations to enforce a wide variety of real-time security processes at extremely high speeds without impacting performance.
iPolicy Networks' Intrusion Prevention Firewall appliances are the only ones to utilize a deep-packet inspection, single pass architecture that enables organizations to enforce a wide variety of real-time security processes at extremely high speeds without impacting performance.