Netgate SG-1000
INTRODUCING THE
SG-1000
microFirewall
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Big value, small foot-print
$149

Includes pfSense Gold, a $99 value.

The Netgate® SG-1000 microFirewall is a cost-effective, state-of-the-art, ARM®-based, pfSense® Security Gateway appliance. The SG-1000 comes with dual 1Gbps Ethernet ports, enabling maximum throughput exceeding 100Mbps[1]. The ARM Cortex®-A8 in the TI AM3552 SoC and DDR3L RAM facilitate low-power consumption while maintaining performance. The SG-1000 comes in a lightweight anodized aluminum case. It’s credit-card sized footprint allows it to be easily tucked away, but you’ll be proud to show it off. We’ve even bundled in a one-year subscription of pfSense Gold; a $99 value that provides access to auto-config backup, monthly hangouts, and more.

The Netgate SG-1000 microFirewall is inexpensive and purpose-built to run pfSense software. It can be deployed in many environments: Multi-dwelling units (MDU) such as apartments and dorm rooms, commercial-control applications (SCADA), and the more traditional small office / home office environments. It is also an ideal security gateway for the Internet of Things (IoT) applications such as remote monitoring applications for smart home/smart cities, commercial automation, energy management, agricultural, and health care.

Easy To Use

  • Pre-loaded with pfSense software, ready to use right out of the box. Open Source hardware and software.[2] Totally open solution, who does that? We do.
  • Small form-factor, so it fits about anywhere.
  • Easy GUI management. Manage pfSense settings through our web-based GUI.
  • Comes with a one year subscription to pfSense Gold ($99 value).

LOW TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP

  • No artificial limits or add-ons required to make your system fully functional.
  • No additional usage or feature based pricing. No preset limits on users, firewall rules, or IPsec tunnels.
  • Low power requirements to help save you money and be more eco-friendly.
  • Simplified design means no moving parts and rapid deployment.
  • This system is designed for reliability and a long lifespan.

GROWS WITH YOU

  • Flexible configuration and support for VPN, load balancing, reporting and monitoring.
  • Maximum Active Connections: ~200,000 connections

SECURE REMOTE ACCESS

  • Connect via encrypted Virtual Private Networks (VPN) between your offices, let mobile workers connect securely, or connect to the Cloud!
  • Use the built-in Amazon VPC Wizard to easily establish VPN connections with your Amazon EC2 cloud.

Common Use Cases

  • Managed Service Providers (MSP) / Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)
  • On Premise Appliance for SMB
  • SOHO, Small Networks, Small Branch Office, Remote Employees
  • Many VPN Connections, Outsourcing / home office remote user VPN
  • IoT Security Endpoint
  • Commercial Applications
  • Network tap
  • IPMI port Firewall
  • VPN endpoint

Software Features

pfSense software is a free, open source firewall and router distribution based on FreeBSD that is functionally competitive with expensive, proprietary commercial firewalls. pfSense software-based appliances can be configured as a stateful packet filtering firewall, a LAN or WAN router, VPN Appliance, DHCP Server, DNS Server, or can be configured for other applications and special purpose appliances. This next generation pfSense security appliance features include:

  • Stateful packet filtering firewall or pure router
  • Routing policy per gateway and per-rule for failover and load balancing
  • Transparent layer 2 firewall
  • Support for IPV6, NAT, BGP
  • Captive portal with MAC filtering, RADIUS support, etc
  • VPN: IPsec, OpenVPN, L2TP
  • Dynamic DNS client
  • Reporting and monitoring features with real time information
  • Learn more about the features of pfSense software

Technical Specifications

CPU TI AM3352 ARM Cortex-A8 600 MHz, including crypto accelerator
CPU Cores 1
Memory 512MB DDR3 Non ECC
Storage Options 4GB eMMC Flash on board
Network Interfaces 2x 1GbE on RJ45 (switched)
Network Expansion None
USB Ports 1x 2.0 OTG
Console Port Micro USB
Max Active Connections 200,000
Power 5 VDC power input connector
Case Desktop case, vented anodized aluminum available in red or black
Dimensions 1" x 2" x 3"
Cooling Passive
Operating Temperature Range 0°C (32°F) to 50°C (122°F)
Hardware Warranty 12 Months
Certifications CE, FCC, RoHS
Power Consumption 2.5W (idle)
Support Professional, Enterprise, and Enterprise Plus

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Additional Information

Product specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
  1. Layer 3 forwarding performance using FreeBSD without a packet filter exceeds 400Mbps. Using pfSense with the default ruleset offers performance exceeding 200Mbps.
  2. The schematics and board design files for the hardware contained in the SG-1000 will be made available under a Creative Commons BY-SA 3.0 license. pfSense software is Open Source and can be viewed at https://github.com/pfsense