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2017-12-13T02:28:00Z

What is your primary use case for SonicWall NSA?


How do you or your organization use this solution?

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Top 10Real User

At the organization I used to work for, this solution was used as the primary perimeter firewall. We had 11 sites. Each site had a firewall that sat behind a router and did all the filtering.

2021-05-25T09:33:00Z
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Top 10Real User

We primarily use the solution from our firewall endpoint VPN. It does have a spam filter, SSL, DPI, and numerous other security features. We've got the full license suite.

2021-04-27T09:04:22Z
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Top 5Real User

We are integrators, but for SonicWall, we use it for a specific project in industrial cybersecurity. It was for ransomware recovery and network restoration. We did the firewall and the configuration for the ransomware prevention. Our clients were using it to control the SCADA System in their industry.

2021-03-14T14:07:40Z
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Top 10Real User

We use it to secure the perimeter of our company. We use all the integrated features of this Next-Generation Firewall. We are using NSA 3650.

2021-03-02T09:34:41Z
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Top 5Real User

We are using SonicWall NSA 2600 for firewall purposes. We have its latest version.

2021-01-25T13:24:54Z
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Top 5Real User

We are a software development company, and we have approximately 100 to 125 users working at the same time. This firewall is part of our security solution and we are planning to upgrade it to a TZ or another NSA model.

2020-12-17T18:11:13Z
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Top 5Real User

We use this firewall to protect our perimeter. We create NAT policies and have a DMZ set up. It is also used to filter the internet for all of our users.

2020-12-10T21:49:01Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I am using the SonicWall NSA as a perimeter firewall to control the traffic flowing in and out of my system. It is also a wireless gateway, it used for traffic shaping, mapping, and publishing certain web tables on the internet.

2020-11-30T12:25:35Z
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Top 10Reseller

Mainly our customers use this solution as a general firewall. Currently, our most popular firewall is Fortinet FortiGate 40F. We do have all the way up to 100's, but most of our customers are small, medium-sized businesses. We have a FortiAnalyzer that resides on Azure and we're getting a FortiManager because of the new capability to roll them out based on the serial number With FortiManager and FortiAnalyzer, you have many more capabilities than you do with SonicWall.

2020-11-05T20:44:04Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

I am a consultant. I work with a software dealer in the IT security business. I deployed SonicWall for a customer just last month.

2020-10-21T15:03:00Z
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Top 10Real User

We primarily use the solution for just securing our users and creating a LAN through VPN tunnels. We use it to provide remote access to a cloud service.

2020-10-20T04:19:16Z
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Top 10Real User

This product is the firewall that protects us from attacks from the internet.

2020-10-07T07:04:32Z
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Top 5Reseller

We are a reseller who provides products for our customer.

2020-08-30T08:33:49Z
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Top 10Real User

We use SonicWall NSA as part of our overall security solution.

2020-08-23T08:17:22Z
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Top 20Real User

We use SonicWall as the primary firewall for the internet connectivity of a multi-site educational organization. It is a private multi-site wide area network for an educational institution with around six sites. There are currently about 3000 users in this client's organization.

2020-08-23T08:17:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

We are system integrators and we install products for our customers. It is mainly used in Universities, for corporate use, and in the government sector as a firewall.

2020-08-20T07:50:15Z
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Top 5Real User

We are end users of this solution and I'm a senior systems administrator.

2020-08-19T07:57:33Z
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Top 20Real User

In the main office we have set up a SonicWall TZ device, and then from the branches, we have set up a lower branch model, the SonicWall, and then created site-to-site VPN. We then deployed the VoIP between those branches to the main office. We also deployed the firewall and the URL filtering between sites and the main office. So, we just enabled and created the different DMZ zones from the devices.

2020-07-29T07:45:00Z
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Top 5MSP

We are a solution provider and SonicWall NSA is one of the firewalls that we implement for our clients. I have implemented it for many companies and currently, I have four or five clients that we are supporting.

2020-07-26T08:19:06Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReseller

We are a managed service provider and SonicWall is our primary firewall. We offer this solution to customers as part of a rental program, as well as sell them outright.

2020-07-23T07:58:36Z
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Top 10Real User

The solution is primarily used as a perimeter firewall for a gateway toward public internet traffic. Basically, it is a gateway between our internal network and public traffic.

2020-07-22T08:17:22Z
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Top 20Real User

We have been using the SonicWall NSA firewall to keep our network safe.

2020-06-17T10:56:03Z
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Real User

Our operation depends heavily on Internet access and we depend on a solution that can provide us with productivity and security for the continuity of our business. With this need, we implemented a SonicWall NSA firewall to control all access to and from the Internet.

2019-07-10T13:04:00Z
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Real User

The primary use cases for this solution are protection and for a VPN.

2019-05-09T13:12:00Z
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Real User

Our primary use case is as a corporate firewall, and to provide security for the network while allowing connectivity between multiple sites. We also use it as a VPN gateway for multiple users via SSL.

2019-04-11T00:39:00Z
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Real User

It's for firewalls and content filtering. It performs pretty much faultlessly for us.

2018-08-09T07:01:00Z
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Real User

The NSA 2400 is used as our edge device. We subscribe to two services. * Comprehensive Gateway Security Suite * Anti Spam Service

2018-08-02T08:07:00Z
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Real User

Primary use is Office 365, all our users have cloud-based email. The rest is business emails, business procurement, etc. And if users are on after hours and they want to see more, we allow it, but still, blocking is difficult on the SonicWall. It's not easy. We have about 300 users who go through the internet.

2018-07-15T09:16:00Z
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User

Our network has 150 users. We have two internet connections, an IPsec VPN, a DHCP server, a DMZ, WiFi, access controls and a load balancer, and two appliances with HA.

2018-07-03T14:26:00Z
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User

I walked into a job where we had an end of life ns2400 that was a mess. Coming from a Meraki environment there was a learning curve on how to navigate the sometimes overly complicated user interface. Tasks I should have been able to complete in 10-15 minutes took longer and I bounced between menus to hash out NAT rules and port forwarding.

2018-03-07T15:14:00Z
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Top 10User

Firewall/VPN appliance for SMB clients. Firewall provides advanced threat protection to internal hosts. It also provides a secure mechanism for remote access.

2017-12-13T02:28:00Z
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