Introduction - Firewall Analyzer - Enterprise Edition - Central Server


    An enterprise spread across geography finds it difficult to manage the Firewalls in different branch office locations. To simplify this task Firewall Analyzer provides Enterprise Edition. This edition employs distributed model.

    What is Firewall Analyzer Enterprise Edition?

    Firewall Analyzer Enterprise Edition is a distributed setup of Firewall Analyzers. It consists of one Central server and N number of Probe servers. The Probe servers are installed at different geographical locations (one per LAN environment) and connected to the Central server. This allows the network administrators to access the details of the Firewalls at different remote locations in a central place. All the reports, alerts and other Firewall information can be accessed through one single console. The administrator of large enterprises with various branch locations through out the globe stand benefited with this edition. For Managed Security Service Providers (MSSP) it is a boon. They can monitor the Probe server installed at different customer places from one point.

    Firewall Analyzer Enterprise Edition addresses requirements like the following:

    • Aggregated Firewall log management of whole enterprise in different physical locations.
    • Scalable architecture supporting 100s of Firewalls.
    • Centralized monitoring using single console view.
    • Secured communication using HTTPS.
    • Exclusive segmented and secured view for various customers of MSSP. 

    This User Guide will help you install Firewall Analyzer distributed set up, and get familiar with the Firewall Analyzer Central server user interface. If you are unable to find the information you are looking for in this document, please let us know at fwanalyzer-support@manageengine.com