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SonicWall NSa 4700

This is the base SonicWall NSa 4700 Appliance. No licenses or security services are included.
SKU: 02-SSC-4328
(not including discount)

The SonicWall Network Security Appliance (NSa) 4700 next-generation firewall (NGFW) offers medium to large sized enterprises industry-leading performance at the lowest total cost of ownership in its class.

With comprehensive security features such as intrusion prevention, VPN, application control, malware analysis, URL filtering and IP reputation services, it protects the perimeter from advanced threats without becoming a bottleneck. The NSa 4700 has been built from the ground up with the latest hardware components, all designed to deliver multi-gigabit threat prevention throughput — even for encrypted traffic. Featuring a high port density (including 24 x 1GbE ports and 6 x 10G SFP+ ports), the solution supports network and hardware redundancy with high availability, clustering and dual power supplies.

  1. 1 RU – Form Factor
  2. 24 x 1 GbE interfaces
  3. 6 x 10 GbE interfaces
  4. Multi-gigabit Threat and Malware Analysis Throughput
  5. Enterprise Internet Edge Ready
  6. Latest Generation 7 SonicOS support
  7. Secure SD-WAN capability
  8. Intuitive single pane of glass management
  9. TLS 1.3 support
  10. Best-in-class price-performance
  11. Fast DPI performance
  12. Low TCO in its class
  13. High port density for easy networking
  14. Redundant power
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This is the base SonicWall NSa 4700 Appliance. No licenses or security services are included. To include a full security services package (EPSS or APSS), please see either

SonicWall NSa 4700 TotalSecure - Advanced Edition

SonicWall NSa 4700 TotalSecure - Essential Edition

The SonicWall NSa 4700 runs on SonicOS 7.0.1, a new operating system built from the ground up to deliver a modern user interface, intuitive workflows and user-first design principles. SonicOS 7.0 provides multiple features designed to facilitate enterprise-level workflows. It offers easy policy configuration, zero-touch deployment and flexible management — all of which allow enterprises to improve both their security and operational efficiency. The NSa 4700 supports advanced networking features, such as SD-WAN, dynamic routing, layer 4-7 clustering and high-speed VPN functionality. In addition to integrating firewall and switch capabilities, the appliance provides a single-paneof-glass interface to manage both switches and access points. Built to mitigate the advanced cyberattacks of today and tomorrow, the NSa 4700 offers access to SonicWall’s premier advanced firewall security services, allowing you to protect your entire security infrastructure. Solutions and services such as Cloud Application Security, Capture Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) cloud-based sandboxing, Real-Time Deep Memory Inspection (RTDMI™) and Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection (RFDPI) — along with Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) for all traffic including TLS 1.3 — offer comprehensive gateway protection from most stealthy and dangerous malware, including zeroday and encrypted threats.

Firewall General
Operating systemSonicOS 7.0.1
Interfaces6 x 10G/5G/2.5G/1G (SFP+); 24 x 1GbE Cu, 2 USB 3.0, 1 Console, 1 Management port
ExpansionStorage Expansion Slot (Up to 256GB)
VLAN Interfaces512
Access points supported (maximum)512
Firewall/VPN Performance
Firewall inspection throughput18 Gbps
Threat Prevention throughput9.5 Gbps
Application inspection throughput11 Gbps
IPS throughput10 Gbps
Anti-malware inspection throughput9.5 Gbps
TLS/SSL decryption and inspection throughput (DPI SSL)5 Gbps
IPSec VPN throughput11 Gbps
Connections per second115 000
Maximum Connections (SPI)4 000 000
Maximum DPI-SSL Connections350 000
Maximum connections (DPI)2 000 000
Site-to-site tunnels4000
SSL VPN licenses (max)2 (1000)
IPSec VPN clients (max)500 (3000)
Encryption/AuthenticationDES, 3DES, AES (128, 192, 256-bit)/MD5, SHA-1, Suite B Cryptography
Key exchangeDiffie Hellman Groups 1, 2, 5, 14v
Route-based VPNRIP, OSPF, BGP
Certificate supportVerisign, Thawte, Cybertrust, RSA Keon, Entrust and Microsoft CA for SonicWall-to- SonicWall VPN, SCEP
VPN featuresDead Peer Detection, DHCP Over VPN, IPSec NAT Traversal, Redundant VPN Gateway, Route-based VPN
Global VPN client platforms supportedMicrosoft® Windows Vista 32/64-bit, Windows 7 32/64-bit, Windows 8.0 32/64-bit, Windows 8.1 32/64-bit, Windows 10
NetExtenderMicrosoft Windows Vista 32/64-bit, Windows 7, Windows 8.0 32/64-bit, Windows 8.1 32/64-bit, Mac OS X 10.4+, Linux FC3+/Ubuntu 7+/OpenSUSE
Mobile ConnectApple® iOS, Mac OS X, Google® Android™, Kindle Fire, Chrome, Windows 8.1 (Embedded)
Security Services
Deep Packet Inspection servicesGateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware, Intrusion Prevention, DPI SSL
Content Filtering Service (CFS)HTTP URL, HTTPS IP, keyword and content scanning, Comprehensive filtering based on file types such as ActiveX, Java, Cookies for privacy, allow/forbid lists
Comprehensive Anti-Spam ServiceSupported
Application VisualizationYes
Application ControlYes
Capture Advanced Threat ProtectionYes
IP address assignmentStatic, (DHCP, PPPoE, L2TP and PPTP client), Internal DHCP server, DHCP relay
NAT modes1:1, 1:many, many:1, many:many, flexible NAT (overlapping IPs), PAT, transparent mode
Routing protocolsBGP, OSPF, RIPv1/v2, static routes, policy-based routing
QoSBandwidth priority, max bandwidth, guaranteed bandwidth, DSCP marking, 802.1p
AuthenticationLDAP (multiple domains), XAUTH/RADIUS, SSO, Novell, internal user database, Terminal Services, Citrix, Common Access Card (CAC)
Local user database2500
VoIPFull H323-v1-5, SIP
Certifications pendingFIPS 140-2 (with Suite B) Level 2, UC APL, VPNC, IPv6 (Phase 2), ICSA Network Firewall, ICSA Anti-virus, Common Criteria NDPP (Firewall and IPS)
High availabilityActive/Active with stateful synchronization
Form factor1U Rack Mountable
Power supply (W)1x350W
Maximum power consumption (W)135.8
Input power100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz
Total heat dissipation463.1 BTU
Dimensions43 x 46.5 x 4.5 (cm) 16.9 x 18.1 x 1.8 in
Weight7.8 kg
WEEE weight9.6 kg
Shipping weight13.5 kg
Major regulatoryFCC Class A, CE (EMC, LVD, RoHS), C-Tick, VCCI Class A, MSIP/KCC Class A, UL, cUL, TUV/GS, CB, Mexico CoC by UL, WEEE , REACH, ANATEL, BSMI
Environment (Operating/Storage)32°-105° F (0°-40° C)/-40° to 158° F (-40° to 70° C)
Humidity0-90% non-condensing
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