Smarttech Managed Firewall Services
Securing your network and valuable data is one of the most important steps towards securing your business from advanced threats, cybercriminal activity, spam, malware and rapidly spreading viruses. Managing and preventing unauthorised access to your network firewall traffic are the next steps to identifying and responding to threats before damage is done.
Different businesses have different needs when it comes to security which is why Smarttech offer flexible and scalable managed firewall services to organisations of all sizes. We help companies mitigate the risks, lower their IT costs and address growing security challenges.
Benefits of Managed Firewall Services:
- Real-time security monitoring – configuration management, proactive response, threat detection and remediation.
- Compliance – our managed firewall services help your organisation meet regulatory compliance requirements, including PCI DSS, Central Bank Reform Act 2010, ISO27001 etc.
- Reduced IT costs – Save costs by having access to a team of experts skilled in end-to-end firewall management and get the most out of the firewall infrastructure.
Smarttech partner with industry leader to deliver the best-of-breed managed firewall services. Our partners include:
Palo Alto Networks®
Palo Alto Networks is a California-based pure-play network security company that has been shipping enterprise firewalls since 2007. The Palo Alto Networks® next-generation firewall is designed from the ground up to address the most sophisticated threats. The next-generation firewall inspects all traffic — inclusive of applications, threats, and content — and ties it to the user, regardless of location or device type. It accurately identifies applications – regardless of port, protocol, evasive tactic, or SSL encryption – and scans content to stop threats and prevent data leakages. Palo Alto Networks is assessed as a Leader, mostly because of its Next generation firewall focus, and because of its consistent visibility in Gartner shortlists for advanced firewalls use cases, frequently beating competition on feature quality. With more than 30,000 customers in over 140 countries across multiple industries and more than half of the Fortune 100 and over half of the Global 2000 relying on Palo Alto Networks to improve their cybersecurity posture.
CheckPoint provides customers of all sizes with the latest data and network security protection in an integrated next generation firewall platform, reducing complexity and lowering the total cost of ownership. Whether you need next-generation security for your data center, enterprise, small business or home office, Check Point has a solution for you. Check Point’s enterprise firewall product line includes 17 appliances and two chassis for hardware blades, scaling up to 400 Gbps. It can also be delivered as a virtual appliance, deployed on VMware, Amazon Web Services (AWS), OpenStack and Microsoft Azure, or delivered as software. Its comprehensive product portfolio allows CheckPoint to be deployed in a variety of enterprise use cases. With one of the largest existing enterprise client bases, Checkpoint is assessed as a Leader for enterprise firewalls by Gartner.
IBM Managed and Monitored Firewall Services
IBM Managed and Monitored Firewall Services provides real-time security monitoring and management that deliver customized protection at a fraction of the cost of traditional solutions. This service offers a vendor-neutral approach to help maximize your existing security investments while delivering around-the-clock monitoring, management and analysis of firewall logs. IBM’s Firewall management is designed to reduce the complexity and burden of managing and monitoring firewalls manually. It does this by providing real-time access to the IBM® X-Force® global threat analysis service, Offering near-continuous monitoring, management and analysis of firewall logs and providing access to the latest service data and expertise through the IBM Virtual Security Operations Center
Dell firewalls deliver security with greater effectiveness, performance and scalability than competitors — and at a lower cost of ownership. They’re unmatched at preventing intrusions, blocking malware and controlling applications for 100 percent of your network traffic.
The proven SonicOS architecture is at the core of every Dell SonicWALL firewall from the SuperMassive™ E10800 to the TZ 100. SonicOS uses deep packet inspection technology which far beyond simple stateful inspection, the Dell™ SonicWALL™ Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection™ (RFDPI) engine scans against multiple application types and protocols to ensure your network is protected from internal and external attacks as well as application vulnerabilities.