Netgear ProSecure UTM25S Firewall Offers 4G LTE Capability
The ProSecure UTM25S features optional 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network connectivity and starts at $1,000.Networking specialist Netgear announced the Nov. 13 launch of the newest addition to the company's unified threat management (UTM) S series of firewalls, the ProSecure UTM25S, which provides two modular slots that fit optional interface cards, enabling IT administrators to custom-tailor the firewall to specific connectivity requirements. The UTM25S is available now with a 30-day free trial through Netgear partners as well as CDW and PC Connection. The list price for the UTM25S starts at $1,000 and includes a one-year subscription to Web and email protection subscription services. The package also includes 24/7 technical support and a lifetime warranty. Expanding on the numerous protections that the UTM series offers, the UTM25S includes an application control and application firewall, anti-malware from email and anti-malware from Web-browsing capabilities, as well as spam and content filtering. The offering also features a Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI) firewall and virtual private network (VPN) tunnels using either Internet Protocol Security (IPSec) or Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), as well as multi-WAN capability for load balancing and failover connectivity. Options include Ethernet, DSL or 3G, and even 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) networks when paired with the company's MBR1515 or MBR1517 mobile broadband routers.
"The ProSecure UTM25S is a huge asset to our clients in terms of deployment, maintenance and securing their interests from the wide range of malware scams inundating the Web today," Eric Gorman, owner of Integrated Enterprise Solutions, an IT services specialist, said in a statement. "We are extremely pleased at the protection it gives our clients against these advanced attacks, while offering extensive management capabilities and an affordable price point that fits within our clients' budget."