Different vendors have a slower speed for each option you enable on their devices so overestimate the size.
Some vendors will tell you the % of slowdown but consider double the line speed to compensate for the device's slowdown.
Usually, it is the Internet bandwidth, a number of users and (in the case of NGFW) you have to check if you are going to perform SSL filtering and application control, but lately, they are more concerned about the type of link to the Internet.
Almost all manufacturers have a link to check the size of the firewall, but unfortunately, it is for partners only. If it is possible to have more information we can make an approximation with SOPHOS or Fortinet, if you like.
At the moment, we are evaluating a solution where tunnel concentrators are going to be in virtual machines. And despite the fact where we should go in terms of technology, space, payment model and everything, this solution is something new in the company.
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In my opinion, the way SD-WAN is designed, you will need multiple network endpoints or network-based concentrator hardware to handle multiple tunnels incoming.
If you host them as virtual devices, you share the underlying network hardware and therefore lose performance, not gain it. If you want to virtualize them, use several, many endpoints (not just one).
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