The New Sonicwall TZ 215 Now Available!

The SonicWALL® TZ 215 is the highest performing, most secure Unified Threat Management (UTM) firewall available today. The TZ 215 delivers the most effective anti-malware, intrusion prevention, and content/URL filtering along with the broadest mobile platform support for laptops, smartphones and tablets. It provides full deep packet inspection (DPI) without diminishing network performance, eliminating the bottleneck that other products introduce, and enabling businesses to realize increased productivity gains. Additionally, SonicWALL Application Intelligence and Control ensures that bandwidth is always available for business-critical applications, while throttling down productivity draining applications. The TZ 215 is the only available UTM firewall that provides a native SSL VPN remote access client for Apple® iOS, Google® Android™, Windows, Mac OS and Linux. Designed for small businesses, distributed enterprises, branch offices and retail deployments, the new TZ 215 packs elegant and simple integration of multiple point products into a single solution, driving down cost and complexity.

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Dell's SonicWall Buy Frightens Some Resellers

Dell's acquisition of SonicWall has left some resellers fearful that the business they have built selling the latter company's network security products may be diminished under the computer maker.

The concern is that Dell will start selling SonicWall firewalls, anti-spam systems, e-mail security and other products as part of bigger hardware deals, essentially gutting the business of resellers who sold the appliances as standalone products.

"They could give it away," Gary Berzack, chief operating officer for New York City-based SonicWall reseller eTribeca, said. "(Dell could say) buy a million dollars of Dell servers and we'll give you all the SonicWall you want for free."

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