SonicWall has been preventing cyber crime for over 25 years, defending small- and medium-size businesses and enterprises worldwide. Backed by research from the Capture Labs Threat Network, our award winning real-time breach detection and prevention solutions –coupled with the formidable resources and expertise of more than 18,000 loyal channel partners around the globe – are the backbone securing more than a million business and mobile networks and their email, applications and data. This combination of products, innovation and partnerships delivers real-time cyber defense solutions, tuned to the specific needs of the more than 500,000 businesses in more than 150 countries around the world. The end result: you can do More Business. With Less Fear.

2016
First next generation firewall (NGFW) with multi-engine sandbox and block until verdict

2015
First NGFW with privileged password management

First small form factor firewall to achieve over 1 Gbps of fully inspected throughput

2013
First 10 Gbps full Deep Packet Inspection NGFW for mid-sized organizations

2011
First 96-core NGFW

First NGFW to offer 30+ Gbps with all security services operating

2010
First to offer SME firewall with 24 secure ports

First firewall to receive Enterprise Firewall Certification from ICSA Labs

2009
First hybrid cloud anti-spam service

2008
First firewall with integrated 802.11n

2007
First 16-core enterprise firewall

2006
First vendor to achieve 50% subscription based revenue

2004
First firewall with DPI scanning for 3G wireless

First firewall with integrated 802.11 WiFi

First patented reassembly-free deep packet inspection

2003
First vendor to shift from hardware to subscription based security

2002
First firewall with integrated analog modem for failover

2001
First dedicated global management for firewalls

1999
First gateway enforced anti-virus

1998
First firewall with integrated internet content filtering

1997
First to market firewall appliance