Zyxel Launches Flagship VPN Firewall to Provide End-to-End Security for Growing Small- and Medium-Sized Businesses

USG2200-VPN Provides Delivers Centralized VPN Management to Support Over 3,000 VPN Connections, Incorporates Key Services Including Anti-Spam, Content Filtering, Hotspot Management, and Device High Availability

ANAHEIM, Calif.--()--Zyxel Communications, a leading provider of secure broadband networking, Internet access and connected home products, today announced the launch of the USG2200-VPN VPN Firewall, a high-performance all-in-one security appliance for multi-site, medium-sized businesses.

Zyxel’s flagship USG2200-VPN is a robust hybrid VPN that provides secure, always-online connectivity for mission-critical communications between headquarters and multiple branch offices. The VPN supports a diverse range of VPN connections (IPSec/SSL/L2TP over IPSec) to connect with a majority of devices in the workplace or at home. VPN concentrator technology enables the USG2200-VPN to handle more than 3,000 VPN tunnels to provide secure access to company resources between branch offices, partner offices, telecommuters, BYOD environments, and mobile employees.

In addition to providing secure connectivity between multiple locations, the USG2200-VPN provides key services including Anti-Spam protection, content filtering 2.0, and hotspot management. The VPN features multi-WAN load balancing to maximize performance, and Device High Availability Pro to ensure maximum network stability by providing fast failover to minimize network downtime and completely restore the network to normal operations.

Key Benefits of the USG2200-VPN VPN Firewall

  • Safer, More Reliable VPN Connections – Supports Secure Hash Algorithm 2 (SHA-2) to ensure maximum security; non-stop VPN services with dual-WAN failover and fallback support; Layer-2 Tunneling Protocol (L2TP) VPN provides secure connectivity for mobile devices in BYOD business environments.
  • Low Total Cost of Ownership for Deploying or Expanding WiFi Networks – Integrated access point controller enables centralized management of up to 258 access points; Zyxel Hotspot Management provides billing, Walled Garden, multiple authentication, 3rd party social login, and user agreement
  • Timely Updates to Latest Security Threats and Advisories – Zyxel’s free OneSecurity portal provides businesses and IT administrators with network security resources to secure their network operations, providing updates, walkthroughs, and troubleshooting protocols to address the latest network threats.
  • Centralized Management of All Zyxel Security Appliances - Zyxel’s Cloud CNM SecuManager software enables users to centralize and unify the security management of all Zyxel security appliances deployed around the world from a single interface.
  • Fast, Easy Firmware Upgrades – Zyxel’s Cloud Helper service makes it easy to find, authenticate and install the latest firmware.

“As businesses and the people that work for them become increasingly mobile, companies are faced with the challenge of maintaining the security of the network while providing access to valuable company resources from remote locations and on-site mobile devices,” explained Tri Nguyen, Market Development Manager at Zyxel. “The USG2200-VPN completes our end-to-end, multi-site security solution to give small- and medium-sized businesses a scalable solution for providing secure network access from remote locations around the world to maximize productivity and efficiency of their employees and work groups in an ever-changing global business environment.”

The Zyxel USG2200-VPN VPN Firewall carries a limited lifetime warranty and is available now through all Zyxel authorized resellers at a MSRP of $8,999. For more information on Zyxel and its families of connectivity solutions for homes and businesses, visit www.zyxel.com/us and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

About Zyxel Communications

Focused on innovation and customer-centricity, Zyxel Communications has been connecting people to the Internet for nearly 30 years. Our ability to adapt and innovate with networking technology places us at the forefront of creating connectivity for telcos and service providers, business and home users.

Zyxel is building the networks of tomorrow, unlocking potential, and meeting the needs of the modern workplace — powering people at work, life, and play. Zyxel, Your Networking Ally.

  • 1,500 passionate associates worldwide
  • 100 million devices creating global connections
  • 700,000 businesses working smarter with Zyxel solutions
  • 150 global markets served

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Release Summary

Zyxel's new all-in-one security appliance provides growing small- and medium-sized businesses with secure connectivity and access to company resources between branch offices and remote workers.

Contacts

Integrity Public Relations, Inc.
Ken Hagihara
Media Relations Representative
Phone: 949-768-4423 ext. 101
Email: ken@integritypr.net