Check Point 4000 Appliances offer complete and integrated security solutions in a compact 1U form factor. Delivering real-world firewall throughput up to 5.8 Gbps and real-world IPS throughput up to 1.1 Gbps, these enterprise-grade appliances deliver superior performance for their class.

Benefits

Comprehensive and Extensible Security
  • Optimized to deliver multi-blade security with performance
  • Pre-packaged NGFW, NGDP, NGTP and SWG turn-key solutions
  • Expand protection with flexible Software Blade Architecture
Best-in-Class Performance
  • Industry-leading price performance delivers up to 673 SecurityPower Units
  • Advanced multi-core technology with flexible network options
  • Up to 16 1000Base-T ports and 1.2M concurrent sessions
Simple and Centralized Management Options
  • Included local management for quick and easy deployment
  • Intuitive configuration wizard
  • Optional centralized management with Security Management Software Blades

Features

Check Point 4000 Appliances combine advanced multi-core technology with high network throughput to provide a broad spectrum of network security options without compromising performance.

These security appliances, delivering up to 673 SecurityPower Units, provide up to 5.8 Gbps in real-world firewall throughput and up to 1.1 Gbps in real-world IPS throughput. Multiple Software Blades can be consolidated into a single appliance to deliver an integrated security solution.

Each appliance offers Local Management with an intuitive wizard to facilitate initial configuration, stand-alone management, and can also manage itself and one adjacent appliance for high availability purposes.

Optional Web-based administration and central management capabilities via Check Point’s Security Management Software Blades are also available to ensure quick, easy and secure administration from anywhere in the network. Automatic updates from Check Point keeps the 4000 Appliances up-to-date with the latest threats and exploits to ensure the utmost security for your network, data and employees.

Connectivity options are available to fit any network environment – eight 1 GbE copper ports are included. You also have the option to add up to eight additional 1GbE copper ports, or four 1GbE fiber ports, or two 10GbE fiber ports to meet your business needs.

The 4000 Appliances support up to 1024 VLANs for higher network segmentation.

Each appliance is packaged with a group of preselected Check Point Software Blades – including Firewall, IPsec VPN, Mobile Access and more – to provide a turn-key security solution for quick deployment. Additional Software Blade upgrades are available to further extend and customize protection options.

The Check Point Software Blade architecture is the first and only security architecture that delivers complete, flexible and manageable security to companies of any size. With unprecedented flexibility and expandability, Software Blades deliver lower cost of ownership and cost-efficient protection that meet any need, today and in the future.

Full integration into the modular Software Blade Architecture allows for rapid and easy activation on any Check Point security gateway and to provide integrated and comprehensive protection.

The Check Point 4000 Appliance offers a complete and consolidated security solution in a 1U form factor based on the Check Point Software Blade architecture. Available in four software packages, the platform provides up-to-date and extensible security protection.

  •  Next Generation Firewall (NGFW): identify and control applications by user and scan content to stop threats—with IPS and Application Control.
  • Next Generation Data Protection (NGDP): preemptively protect sensitive information from unintentional loss, educate users on proper data handling policies and empower them to remediate incidents in real-time—with IPS, Application Control and DLP.
  • Next Generation Threat Prevention (NGTP): apply multiple layers of protection to prevent sophisticated cyber-threats—with IPS, Application Control, Antivirus, Anti-Bot, URL Filtering and Email Security.
  • Next Generation Secure Web Gateway (SWG): enables secure use of Web 2.0 with real time multilayer protection against web-borne malware—with Application Control, URL Filtering, Antivirus and SmartEvent.

Specifications

Appliance

4200

4400

4600

4800

1: Check Point's SecurityPower is a new benchmark metric that allows customers to select security appliances by their capacity to handle real-world network traffic, multiple security functions and a typical security policy 2: Raw throughput is based on RFC 3511 with 1518 bytes UDP packets 3: Recommended IPS profile, IMIX traffic blend 4: Assumes maximum production throughput environment with real-world traffic blend, multiple Security Software Blades, a typical rule-base size, NAT and logging enabled and the most secure threat prevention protection
Performance
SecurityPower1

121

230

405

673

Firewall Throughput (Gbps)
 Raw2

3

5

9

11

 Production4

1.4

2.2

3.4

5.8

VPN AES-128 Throughput (Gbps)

0.4

1.2

1.5

2

IPS Throughput (Gbps)
 Recommended3

0.3

0.7

1

1.5

 Production4

0.165

0.36

0.63

1.1

Concurrent Connections

1.2M

1.2M

1.2M

3.3M

 Connections per Second

25,000

40,000

50,000

70,000

Virtual Systems
Virtual System Support

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Max VS Supported (Default/Max)

3 / 3

10 / 10

10 / 10

25 / 25

Hardware Specifications
10/100/1000Base-T Ports

4 to 8

8 to 12

8 to12

8 to 16

1000Base-F SFP Ports

0 to 4

0 to 4

0 to 4

0 to 4

10GBase-F SFP+  Ports

--

--

--

0 to 2

Memory

4 GB

4 GB

4 GB

4, 8 GB

Storage

250 GB Hard Disk Drive

I/O Expansion Slots

1

1

1

1

LOM

--

--

--

Included

Dimensions
Enclosure

1U

1U

1U

1U

Dimensions (standard)

17.25" W x 16.14" D x 1.73" H

Dimensions (metric)

438 mm W x 410 mm D x 44 mm H

Weight

4.0 kg (8.82 lbs.)

7.5 kg (16.53 lbs.)

7.5 kg (16.53 lbs.)

7.6 kg (16.76 lbs.)

Environment
Operating Environment

Temperature: 32° to 104°F / 0° to 40°C; Relative Humidity 5% to 90% (non-condensing)

Non-Operating Environment

Temperature: -14° to 158°F / -20° to 70°C; Relative Humidity 5% - 95% (non-condensing)

Power
Redundant Hot-Swap Power Supply

--

--

--

Optional

Power Input

100~240VAC, 50~60Hz

Power Supply Spec (Max)

100W

250W

250W

275W

Power Consumption (Max)

57W

90W

90W

140W

Certifications
Safety

CB, UL, cUL, CSA, TUV

Emissions

CE, FCC VCCI, C-Tick

Environmental

RoHS

Software Blade

NGFW

NGDP

NGTP

NGSWG

NGFW  = Next Generation Firewall;    NGDP  = Next Generation Data Protection;   NGTP = Next Generation Threat Prevention; NGSWG = Next Generation Secure Web Gateway
✔ - Included
* - Optional
1 Five users are included in default package
Firewall

Identity Awareness

IPSec VPN

Advanced Networking & Clustering

Mobile Access 1

*

IPS

*

Application Control

DLP

*

*

*

URL Filtering

*

*

Antivirus 

*

*

Anti-Spam & Email Security

*

*

*

Anti-Bot

*

*

*

Management Blades
Network Policy Management

Logging and Status

SmartEvent

*

*

*

SmartWorkflow

*

*

*

*

Monitoring

*

*

*

*

Management Portal

*

*

*

*

User Directory

*

*

*

*

SmartProvisioning

*

*

*

*

SmartReporter

*

*

*

*

Endpoint Policy Management

*

*

*

*

 Compliance

*

*

*

*

Note: The NGSWG package is not available on the 4200 Appliance