Performance Enhancements to WatchGuard’s XTM Firewalls

Bigger, Better and Faster WatchGard’s XTM 2520 and XTM 1525 performance numbers have been substantially increased. Based on new performance test results run after the architecture updates in...

Bigger, Better and Faster

WatchGard’s XTM 2520 and XTM 1525 performance numbers have been substantially increased. Based on new performance test results run after the architecture updates in 11.8, we are now able to publish some significant improvements in connection performance on the two highest

New connections per second:
XTM 2520 – 135,000 (previously it was 70,000)
XTM 1525-RP – 135,000 (previously it was 70,000)

Total concurrent connections:
XTM 2520 – 3.5 million (previously it was 2.5 million)
XTM 1525-RP – 2.6 million (previously it was 2.0 million)

For Specifications on these two products please click on the links below:

XTM 2520 Spec

XTM 1525 Spec

These performance improvements have already been updated on the web and in all versions of the datasheets. Updated English language data sheets have been posted to wickhill.com/watchguard for all XTM models.

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