Sophos XGS is primarily used for securing networks and traffic for customers. It is also used as a VPN and for web filtering, allowing sites to connect to data centers. Another common use case is for customers who use CMGs that manage the gateway of Microsoft.
Sophos XGS is used as a firewall, providing site-to-site VPN and FSL VPN for end users. It is also used for web filtering, URL blocking, and access point integration. Additionally, Sophos XGS is used to protect enterprise endpoint devices and secure network and internet connections.
It serves as a layer 7 next-generation firewall, providing access control and customization of rules for security.
Other use cases include security, authentication, and managing internet access for employees. It is deployed at the edge of network infrastructures and used for waste filtering, application filtering, and bandwidth management.