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Keep Small Businesses and Remote Offices Secure and Connected



Our new Firebox® X Edge e-Series security appliances deliver powerful network protection for small businesses and remote/branch offices. Available in both wired and wireless models, the Edge can be used as a stand-alone integrated security appliance or as a VPN endpoint solution. The Firebox X Edge offers stateful firewall, VPN, and URL filtering, plus advanced networking and traffic management capabilities to maximize network configurability. An intuitive, Web-based user interface makes it easy to deploy and manage.

Every Firebox® X Edge e-Series model integrates:

  • Dynamic stateful packet firewall and VPN capabilities
  • Easy setup and configuration with application-specific security policies
  • Spoof detection, site blocking, and port blocking
  • Advanced networking features including WAN failover, QoS, Traffic Management
  • Work/home network separation for telecommuters
  • Support for Dynamic Network Address Translation (NAT), 1:1 NAT, and Port Address Translation (PAT)
  • URL filtering (optional)
  • Managed desktop antivirus protection
  • Six network ports to connect a variety of devices on your network
  • 90-day renewable LiveSecurity® Service subscription

Wired Models

Firebox® X55e

For remote offices/small businesses with an unrestricted number of users. Includes best-in-class firewall and VPN capabilities, optional URL filtering, and advanced network management features, such as WAN failover and configurable QoS, to ensure that your business is always secure and connected.

Firebox® X20e

For remote offices/small businesses with up to 30 users. A smart choice for branch office VPN endpoint connectivity to a central office running a Firebox® X Core™ or Peak™, allowing centralized management of Edge functionality with WatchGuard System Manager. Model upgradeable to the X55e with a simple downloadable license key as business needs grow.

Firebox® X10e

For small offices/telecommuters who require a simple-to-deploy firewall/VPN solution that easily connects to a central office, offering best-in-class performance, and separate work/home networks on the same appliance. Managed with an intuitive, Web-based user interface for ease of use, the X10e is also a good choice for a stand-alone small office with up to 20 users. Model upgradeable to the X20e or X55e with a simple downloadable license key.

Wireless Models

Each Firebox X Edge wireless model includes all the capabilities of the comparable wired model plus an integrated 802.11b/g Wireless Access Point (WAP) for connecting wireless users on your network. Wireless connections can be protected using the integrated WEP or WPA capabilities, or IPSec clients included with the appliance.

Firebox® X55e-W

For remote offices/small businesses with an unrestricted number of users. Includes best-in-class firewall and VPN capabilities, optional URL filtering, and advanced network traffic management features, such as WAN failover and configurable QoS, to ensure that your business is always secure and connected. Includes an integrated 802.11b/g WAP.

Firebox® X20e-W

For remote offices/small businesses with up to 30 users. A smart choice for branch office VPN endpoint connectivity to a central office running a Firebox X Core or Peak, allowing centralized management of Edge functionality with WatchGuard System Manager. Model upgradeable to the X55e-W with a simple downloadable license key as business needs grow. Includes an integrated 802.11b/g WAP.

Firebox® X10e-W

For telecommuters who require a simple-to-deploy wireless firewall/VPN solution that easily connects to a central office, offering best-in-class performance, and separate work/home networks on the same appliance. Managed with an intuitive, Web-based user interface for ease of use, the X10e-W is also a good choice for a stand-alone small office with up to 20 users. Model upgradeable to the X20e-W or X55e-W with a simple downloadable license key. Includes an integrated 802.11b/g WAP.

Firebox® X Edge Delivers

Superior Network Security

  • Dynamic Stateful Packet Firewall -
    Delivers commercial-grade security that protects your business and network
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN) -
    Extends a secure tunnel from Firebox X Edge to safely connect telecommuters, traveling employees, and remote offices
  • Unified Network Security -
    As an endpoint solution to a Firebox X Core or Peak network, Firebox X Edge provides unified network security at the network perimeter. Using WatchGuard System Manager (WSM), administrators can centrally manage security settings for one or many Firebox X Edge appliances, including drag-and-drop VPN creation, unified configuration management, real-time reporting and alerts, secure logging, and appliance software updates
  • Dynamic DNS Support -
    Easily defines VPN tunnels between dynamically addressed endpoints
  • Wireless Security (wireless models only) -
    Protects your network with IPSec VPN clients (included), Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA), or Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP)
  • Wireless Guest Services -
    Allows businesses to provide controlled Internet and network access to occasional guests using the Wireless Access Point on the firewall without compromising their own network security
  • LDAP Authentication -
    External authentication through an LDAP server simplifies the administration of allowed users
  • IPSec Mobile User VPN Software -
    Connects traveling users securely using 3DES encryption
  • Managed Desktop Antivirus -
    Provides centrally managed desktop protection against known viruses, Web attacks, and e-mail intrusions

Intuitive, Web-based User Interface
Firebox X Edge is simple to deploy and easy to use. Its straightforward, intuitive Web-based user interface provides quick, out-of-the-box device configuration, so that even if you're not an IT expert, you'll be up and running fast.

Centralized Management with WatchGuard® System Manager 8.x
When you deploy multiple Firebox X Edge appliances as endpoints to your Firebox X Core or Firebox X Peak network, the Edge can be centrally managed using WatchGuard System Manager (WSM).* WSM streamlines VPN and configuration management, allowing you to:

  • Create VPN tunnels in three easy drag-and-drop steps
  • Set unified security policies across the network
  • Push appliance software updates to all managed Edges
  • Get comprehensive logging and real-time monitoring tools

*Firebox X Edge e-Series requires WSM 8.3.X.

Comprehensive Networking Capabilities
Get the reliable, flexible networking options you need to ensure that your small business, remote offices, and branch offices are always secure and connected.

Secure, Efficient Traffic Management

  • Provide security for multiple external IP addresses
  • Get support for Dynamic NAT, 1:1 NAT, and Port Address Translation (PAT)
  • Minimize network downtime with WAN failover

Dependable, Configurable Quality of Service

  • Set priorities to dynamically allocate bandwidth so mission-critical traffic, such as VoIP, takes precedence over less-critical traffic

WebBlocker URL Filtering Service
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Model Upgradeability and Expandability

  • Upgradeable
    Upgrade to a higher model within the line with a simple license key as your business requirements grow
  • Expandable
    Use license keys to easily add more mobile user VPN clients as needed

Expert Guidance and Support
Firebox X Edge is backed by our LiveSecurity® Service, the most comprehensive support and maintenance offering in the industry, providing:

  • Up-to-the-minute security warnings
  • Software updates
  • Technical support
  • Advance hardware replacement
  • Training, tutorials, and self-help resources

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