AIS Managed Firewall

The AIS Managed Firewall solution includes a pair of redundant hardware firewall devices configured for high-availability and failover with VPN, IDS (Intrusion Detection System), IPS (Intrusion Prevention System), and Web Filtering included.

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FEATURES AND BENEFITS

  • Overall
    • Standard configuration is two physical devices configured for high-availability and fail-over to protect against hardware or internet connection failure scenarios
    • SD-WAN solution
    • Remotely monitored with configuration backup
    • Web and Internet Content Filtering​
    • No pre-set software feature limits, maximum capacity limited only by hardware capability
    • Captive Portal to force authentication, or redirection to a click through page for network access
    • ​​Traffic Monitoring and Application Filtering
    • PPOE Server
    • Multiple DHCP Interfaces
  • Firewall
    • Bandwidth Prioritization
    • Robust NAT, DHCP, DNS, capabilities, monitoring and reporting
    • Connection state synchronization for near-seamless internet failover
  • VPN
    • Dynamic DNS and SSL VPN Support
      • No Pre-set limit for End-User VPN connections
    • Layer 2 bridging capability
    • End-User VPN Access
      • ​Active Directory and RADIUS Authentication
    • Site-to-Site VPN Tunnels
      • ​​​​Redundant/Mesh VPN Tunnels with OSPF routing
      • Legacy IPSec Tunnel support
    • Site-to-Cloud VPN Tunnels
      • Microsoft Azure, Amazon AWS, Private Data Center support
  • Routing
    • Multi-VLAN
    • Multi-WAN Internet Connection Support
      • Active/Active or Active/Standby
    • Robust Software-Defined WAN Topology Support
      • Hub-and-spoke, Partial-Mesh, and Full-Mesh
      • LAN and WAN CARP Capability – Two devices can share a single External IP Addresses
  • IDS/IPS and Web Filter
    • Google Safe Browsing support
      • Hourly updates from the Google Safe Browsing database which includes information about websites that may be phishing sites or possible sources of malware.​
    • ClamAV Anti-Virus with Hourly ClamAV Database Update​

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Qualification Questions

Is Basic With High Availability-and-failover Required? If So, How Many Firewalls?
Is Additional Location Required? If So, How Many Locations?
Is Site To Site Vpn Tunnel Required? If So, How Many Vpn Tunnels?
Is Radius-and-ldap Authentication Integration Required? If So, How Many Directory Services?
Is 5 Inbound Nat-and-internal Server Configurations Required? If So, How Many 5 Rules?
Is Multiple Vlan-and-subnets Required? If So, How Many Vlans?
Does The Firewall Need To Act As A VPN Server? If So, For How Many Users?
Is Night-and-weekend Cutover Per Location Required? If So, How Many Locations?
Is Ids-and-ips Advanced Security Configuration Required? If So, How Many Locations?
Is Web Filter Configuration Required? If So, How Many User Groups?
Is Service Ha Pair Required? If So, How Many Ha Firewall Pairs?

Scope Of Work

Implementation
  • Configure 2nd Location
  • Configure Firewall Vpn Server Settings
Discovery
  • Identify List Of Users Needing Access

Last modified April 13, 2021