Had a Check Point SE forward this to me: GAIA Embedded R77.20.50 now includes support for SandBlast. This is really cool and unexpected. Did I miss this in one of the SKO presentations last month? With this update, the
I was at Check Point’s SKO (sales kick-off) a few weeks ago, and found a booth that was showing off some new appliances. The 5900 is the newest in the 5xxx line, and has taken over as the fastest 1U
Sums up the past few days.
I received a few emails from some of you letting me know that TACACS+ in GAiA is nothing new, and that it has been there from the beginning. Well that is true to a degree, but my point in writing
I have been completing a lot of upgrades for customers, and have been recommending R77.30 across the board (with the appropriate Jumbo Fixes). From an authentication standpoint, the GAiA operating system has caught up and surpassed SPlat with R77.30. How?
I have been working quite a bit with NGSE (pre-R80) lately. There are tremendous performance gains over the traditional SmartEvent version. The following shows the amount of records from a customer’s implementation that I put together a few months ago:
Seems like I have been doing a whole lot of updates lately: R77.20 Jumbo Portal R77.30 Jumbo Portal Check_Point_R77_20_JUMBO_HF_1_Bundle_T185.tgz <–substitute the ‘XXX’ for the Jumbo Fix you need to apply. Check_Point_R77_30_JUMBO_HF_1_Bundle_T128.tgz <–substitute the ‘XXX’ for the Jumbo Fix you need
Not an April 1st joke. Here is the portal page for R80: R80 General Availability Release Three main features they are taking about: Unified Policy Efficient, automated operation Integrated threat Management So who
I’ve heard it’s real close. Supposedly they are training some of the SEs on R80 this week, so I would think we will see it in the next few weeks. Just posting in-case you go looking for the download
Not seeing it available on the downloads page yet. Maybe this is a “soft” release like the Sandblast Agent? This signals the end of SPlat and IPSO as they will not be supported