By Michael A. Greenberg, Product Marketing Manager, Security Platforms

What a time to be alive. The coronavirus outbreak has accelerated the digital transformation of enterprises requiring them to expand support for remote internet connectivity across the globe. Businesses need to provide their employees the tools to protect corporate data and intellectual property while working remotely. Cyber attacks have increased during this crisis, and the large number of remote workers have become easy targets for hackers.  During these challenging times, companies are focused on three needs that are critical for any enterprise network today:

  • Having security that stops cyber attacks as they happen
  • The ability to handle any type of growth on demand
  • Unified products that speed up operations

To address these needs, Check Point has introduced the new Quantum Security GatewaysTM that provide ultra-scalable, power efficient protection against Gen V cyber threats. For the first time in Check Point’s history, all Quantum Security GatewaysTM are now bundled with Check Point’s award-winning SandBlast Zero Day Protection right out of the box.


This is the best security offering Check Point has in its portfolio, with full Threat Prevention plus Threat Extraction and Emulation technologies. It doesn’t just stop there, the Quantum Security GatewaysTM  have the ultimate combination of hardware including the latest CPUs, modularity and customization through expansion slots, 100% Enterprise Solid State Drives (SSD), a second power supply unit, and lights out management. If you’re looking for maximum flexibility in network connectivity, the Quantum 26000 features 8 expansion slots.

Uncompromising Security, Now and in the Future

Every gateway has the highest level of threat prevention security with over 60 security services to prevent known and unknown cyber threats. Check Point’s technology operationalizes threat intelligence and research via ThreatCloud, the world’s most powerful threat intelligence database. ThreatCloud is informed by millions of sensors around the globe, informed by the largest team of elite researchers in the industry, and enriched by artificial intelligence. Check Point’s prevention solutions achieved a 100% block rate, and earned a “Recommended” rating with the highest security effectiveness score in the 2019 NSS Labs Breach Prevention Systems (BPS) group test. This helps enterprises all over the world stay protected against the most sophisticated threats.

Take a Quantum Leap to Hyperscale with Check Point Maestro

All the new Quantum Security GatewaysTM are Hyperscale ready, capable of handling any type of growth of demand. Check Point offers the only Hyperscale Network Security Solution to scale up existing gateways of any size on-demand, supporting over 50x their original throughput, within minutes. It gives seamless expansion to Hyperscale security, while protecting organizations’ existing investments. You also get cloud level resiliency on-premise, all managed intuitively with a dedicated device, which controls all of an organization’s Quantum Security GatewaysTM as one unified security system, minimizing management overhead. The simplicity of the solution is in its ability to deploy gateways fast and have automated management capabilities through a single pane of glass management. Scaling out is as simple as adding more cluster nodes.

Check Point’s new Quantum Security GatewaysTM deliver the best in security with the ultimate hardware to enterprises of any size in any industry. The Check Point advantages include preventing known and unknown zero day network attacks, easily expanding threat prevention capacity in minutes to provide cloud level expansion and resiliency, and providing a quantum leap in security performance from the branch office to the data center.

Watch the unboxing video now and see firsthand how the new gateways look!

Don’t miss out: Join us on Monday, April 13th for a live webinar to learn more about how Check Point’s new gateways address the needs of Networks today and our vision to secure your everything.


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