Clavister’s New Next-Generation Security Gateway Delivers Enterprise Performance to SMEs and Branch Offices

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN. 2015-03-26, by Nikolas Georgii

E80 firewall delivers unmatched performance and enhanced security features in a desktop form-factor, giving exceptional value for SME deployments


Clavister, a leader in high-performance network security, has launched the E80, a next-generation security gateway that delivers enterprise-class capacity and features in a desktop form-factor, bringing unmatched price/performance capability to SME and branch office deployments.

The E80 sets a new standard for desktop-sized NGFWs by delivering up to five times the performance of products from rival vendors.  It delivers exceptionally high firewall performance of up to 4Gbps, with 500 Mbps Application Control and 450 Mbps IPS, and supports up to 200,000 concurrent connections.  This ensures that SMEs can afford and benefit from enterprise-grade security.

Jim Carlsson, CEO of Clavister, said: “The E80’s versatile feature-set, high-performance and value-added functions such as centralised management, server load balancing and WAN load balancing included as standard makes it one of the most competitive security gateways available.  It gives SMEs enterprise-grade protection without the cost overhead.  Clavister continues to drive the network security market forward with innovative use of technology that delivers improved performance and other key benefits to our customers.”

Carlsson continues: ”The unique combination of price, performance and functionality that makes it one of the most competitive products on the market today is the result of our properitary and resource efficient security operating system utilizing the latest in techology from Intel”.

The E80 supports Clavister’s next-generation firewall services including True Application Control, Content Security Services and User Identity Awareness.  True Application Control service enables in-depth analysis and management of application content, helping to identify Skype IDs, SQL queries, Facebook chat text, VoIP call information and more.  Together with User Identity Awareness, this gives powerful, granular visibility and control over users’ access to applications across networks, enabling busi­ness-critical application usage to be prioritised and increasing overall business productivity.  Clavister’s Content Security Services include IDS / IPS, web content filtering and antivirus, giving users advanced security functions to help protect organisations against web threats.

The Clavister E80 is available in two license models, standard and Pro, and is available for immediate shipping from Clavister Certified Distributors and Resellers.

The Clavister E80 Series is priced from 770 euros, and is available from Clavister’s global partner network.


About Clavister

Clavister is a leading security provider for fixed, mobile and virtual network environments. Its award-winning solutions give enterprises, cloud service providers and telecoms operators the highest levels of protection against current and new threats, and unmatched reliability.  Clavister’s performance in the security sector was recognised in 2013 with the 2012 Product Quality Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan.  The company was founded in Sweden in 1997, with its solutions available globally through its network of channel partners.

Clavister is a member of Intel’s Network Builders program (, a cross-industry initiative that enables telcos to build and manage business-critical infrastructures, with lower capital and operating costs. Clavister is traded at NASDAQ OMX Stockholm and has more than 4500 shareholders.