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SonicWALL TZ 210

SonicWALL TZ 210

SonicWALL's feature-packed TZ 210 gateway security appliance is capable of protecting all kinds of networks at a very affordable price. It's easy to setup and manage, and sets a new price point in the UTM market.

October 15, 2009 by in Security

Check Point InterSpect 610

Check Point InterSpect 610

Although it's beyond the means of most small businesses, InterSpect is worth consideration by larger enterprises concerned about growing internal threats to their networks.

January 10, 2005 by in Security

Google Mini

Google Mini

The Google Mini takes much of the hassle out of deploying a search engine, doesn’t cost the earth and, best of all, it’s from Google: a winning combination.

April 3, 2006 by in Security

ZyXEL ZyWALL 35 UTM

ZyXEL ZyWALL 35 UTM

The ZyWALL 35 UTM appliance combines all the basic security tools required to protect a small business network, and deploys them at the Internet gateway where they are most useful. Professional help with deployment may be required, however, and it doesn’t do away entirely with the need for desktop and server-side protection.

November 24, 2005 by in Security

Email security appliances

Email security appliances

Security appliances to protect mail servers against viruses and spam are all the rage. We look at what four of the leading vendors have to offer the medium-sized business.

November 12, 2004 by in Security

SonicWALL TZ 210

SonicWALL TZ 210

<p> King of the small business security market, <a href="http://www.sonicwall.com/uk">SonicWALL</a> recently added six new models to its popular <a href="http://www.sonicwall.com/uk/TZ_Series.html">TZ</a> range of UTM (Unified Threat Management) appliances, delivering a mix of enhanced functionality and improved performance. Designed to serve the one-man-band upwards, the new range is topped out by the TZ 210 which, as we discovered, neatly bridges the gap between SME and enterprise products &mdash; and at a price that the competition will find hard to match. </p>

October 15, 2009 by in Security

Check Point Safe@Office 225

Check Point Safe@Office 225

Based on Check Point’s market-leading firewall and VPN technology, the security credentials of the Safe@Office small business security appliance are unimpeachable. But that’s not the only reason for buying it. There’s also the relatively low price tag and the ability to add optional extras like antivirus and URL filtering services. Furthermore, it turns out to be remarkably easy both to configure and manage.

October 27, 2004 by in Security

Network Box SME 250

Network Box SME 250

On the face of it, a managed security service seems like a good idea -- simply pay someone else to protect your network rather than do it all yourself. However, such services can be expensive and, because you can’t see what’s going on, it’s hard to know whether you’re actually getting what you’ve paid for. This is not the case with <a href="http://www.network-box.co.uk">Network Box</a>, which delivers its security services via a locally configured appliance that can be monitored independently to see exactly what you’re getting for your money.

February 13, 2006 by in Security

Check Point InterSpect 610

Check Point InterSpect 610

Even with the best firewall protection, viruses, worms and other nasties can still get onto your network -- often innocently brought in on notebooks used by guests and mobile workers. Moreover, once inside the firewall, malware can spread like wildfire, which is why Check Point introduced the InterSpect appliance in January last year, to reinforce the perimeter protection provided by its firewalls. This protection is further enhanced in the latest InterSpect 2.0 release, which also features new centralised management facilities.

January 10, 2005 by in Security