Press Release Summary:
With InstaGate Security Gateway, users can customize firewall Network Address Translation policies so unit can fit into any network environment. Appliance supports SIP and H.323 protocols and provides QoS, allowing IT managers to prioritize traffic and employ bandwidth management according to network, IP, protocol, or port. Additional features include support for dual WAN connections, ability to schedule automatic updates, and notification for automated system backups.
Original Press Release:
eSoft Announces InstaGate Firewall Feature Release
Broader NAT Options, QoS, and VoIP Support Multimedia Applications and Deployment Flexibility
BROOMFIELD, Colo., June 19 /-- eSoft, Inc., a leading vendor of integrated Internet security and content management solutions, announced today the next firmware release for its InstaGate security gateway, which includes new capabilities such as multiple NAT modes, Voice over IP (VoIP) security, Quality of Service (QoS) and dual-WAN failover.
Greater Flexibility, Optimal Security
-- InstaGate security gateways now offer increased flexibility with NAT options such as the ability to customize firewall NAT (Network Address Translation) policies, which allows customers the flexibility to fit the appliance into any network environment.
-- For the increasing number of organizations deploying VoIP solutions, the InstaGate appliances support SIP and H.323 protocols and detect VoIP attacks for more advanced security.
-- InstaGate provides QoS, allowing IT managers to prioritize traffic and employ bandwidth management according to network, IP, protocol, or port for more control of network resources.
-- Additional features include support for dual WAN connections, the ability to schedule automatic updates, notification for automated system backups and more.
"These new features are all about offering flexibility to our customers so that the InstaGate supports any network configuration and provides the best security possible," said Rob Peterson, Senior Product Line Manager at eSoft. "Our customers have always been a great resource for us in terms of product development and this release is a response to their direct input as well as feedback from our channel partners."
Price and Availability
The InstaGate security gateways are currently available and start at $1,999 MSRP. For a complete list of InstaGate features and models, visit http://www.esoft.com/.
About eSoft, Inc.
eSoft is a leading provider of integrated Internet security solutions offering organizations of all sizes unparalleled protection from dynamic Internet-based threats. eSoft's award winning InstaGate(TM) and ThreatWall(TM) platforms offer high-performance Deep Packet Inspection security services including Firewall, IPSec VPN, Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam, Anti-Spyware, Intrusion Prevention, Web Content Filtering, Email Content Filtering and even Webmail/Email servers. eSoft solutions are based on purpose-built hardware platforms and optional security software modules called SoftPaks(TM), which are distributed and maintained through eSoft's patented SoftPak Director(TM) technology. Overall, the eSoft solution offers the IT manager extreme simplicity and flexibility when deploying and managing network security, resulting in less time demands on IT staff, a reduced need for in-house security expertise, and a lower total cost of ownership.