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The A10 Thunder CFW line of appliances fits all size networks with entry-level models starting at 5 Gbps and scaling to 220 Gbps in a single, rack-mountable appliance to address the most demanding requirements. Each appliance offers exceptional performance per rack unit to reduce power consumption costs and ensure a green solution.

Physical Appliances

Our Thunder Series line of hardware appliances fits a wide variety of networks with entry level models starting at 5 Gbps and moving up to 220 Gbps high-performance appliance for your most demanding requirements.

THUNDER CFW HARDWARE SPECIFICATIONS Thunder
840
Thunder
1030S
Thunder
3030S
Thunder
3040
Thunder
3230
Thunder
3430
Thunder
4440
Thunder
5330
Thunder
5440
Thunder
5840
Thunder
6440
Thunder
7440
Data Center Firewall                        
DCFW Throughput 5 Gbps 10 Gbps 30 Gbps 30 Gbps 25 Gbps 38 Gbps 70 Gbps 70 Gbps 90 Gbps 100 Gbps 150 Gbps 220 Gbps
DCFW Layer 4 CPS 200k 300k 500k 500k 1.4 million 2 million 2.8 million 2.8 million 3.5 million 4.5 million 4.5 million 6.5 million
DCFW Concurrent Sessions 8 million 16 million 32 million 32 million 32 million 64 million 64 million 64 million 128 million 128 million 256 million 256 million
DCFW Rules 8k 8k 16k 16k 16k 32k 32k 32k 64k 64k 128k 128k
Secure Web Gateway*1|*2                        
SSLi Throughput 0.5 Gbps 1.5 Gbps 2.5 Gbps 2.5 Gbps 3.5 Gbps 5.5 Gbps 8 Gbps 10 Gbps 15 Gbps 20 Gbps N/A N/A
SSLi CPS RSA (1K): 500
RSA (2K): 300
RSA (1K): 4K
RSA (2K): 3k
RSA (1K): 8k
RSA (2K): 6k
RSA: 8k
ECDHE: 4.5k
RSA: 12.5k
ECDHE: 7k
RSA: 18k
ECDHE: 10k
RSA: 22k
ECDHE: 10k
RSA: 30k
ECDHE: 15k
RSA: 35k
ECDHE: 20k
RSA: 50k
ECDHE: 25k
N/A N/A
IPsec VPN*2                        
IPsec Throughput 1.5 Gbps 6 Gbps 8 Gbps N/A 15 Gbps 30 Gbps 30 Gbps 35 Gbps 35 Gbps 35 Gbps N/A N/A
IPsec Tunnels 50 100 1k 1k 1k 4k 4k 4k 8k 8k 20k 20k
Network Interface                        
  1 GE Copper 5 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1 GE Fiber (SFP) 0 2 2 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
  1/10 GE Fiber (SFP+) 2 2 4 4 4 4 24 8 24 24 48 48
  40 GE Fiber (QSFP+) 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 4 4 4

Virtual Appliances

The virtualized version of the Thunder Series appliances, vThunder runs atop your choice of industry leading hypervisor for maximum flexibility. vThunder virtual appliances are available for both application delivery controller (ADC), carrier grade networking (CGN), and convergent firewall (CFW) product lines. With vThunder virtual appliances, you gain a flexible and easy-to-deploy appliance featuring advanced services for any enterprises, Web giant or service provider, on demand.

vThunder CFW for Cloud Specifications vThunder CFW
Supported Hypervisors

VMware ESXi 5.5 or higher

KVM QEMU 1.0 and higher (VirtIO, OvS with DPDK, SR-IOV)

Microsoft Hyper-V on Windows Server 2008 R2 or higher
Licenses (Throughput) Lab 1 Gbps 4 Gbps 8 Gbps
VMware ESXi x x x x
KVM (SR-IOV | OvS-DPDK) x x x x
KVM x x x x
Microsoft Hyper-V x x x x+
Feature Basis Throughput Guideline License is set based on L4 throughput performace of ADC/CGN features. Maximum throughput varies depending on each feature regardless of license type. See the performance guideline table below for more details.
Hardware Requirements See installation guide
Standard Warranty 90-day Software
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