SonicWall SuperMassive 9600

The SuperMassive 9600 is designed specifically with the needs of emerging enterprises in mind. The hardware and associated security services prevent intrusions, block malware and control access to questionable web content. Featuring


  • Intrusion prevention with sophisticated anti-evasion technology blocks the latest attacks
  • Network-based anti-malware with CloudAssist provides 24x7 advanced protection from malicious threats
  • SSL decryption and inspection protect against threats hidden in encrypted traffic
  • Integrated wireless controller enables easy-to-deploy Clean Wireless technology
  • Easy-to-integrate user authentication support for a broad set of user identification technologies (SSO/LDAP/RADIUS)
  • WAN failover and load balancing enhance business continuity and network optimization
  • Content and URL filtering delivers protection and productivity by controlling access to web content
  • Real-time application visibility, control and bandwidth management offer insight into and control of network traffic
  • High port density with more interfaces to help in more complex network environments
  • Integrated 10 Gb SPF+ interfaces for future investment against growing bandwidth needs


Device Type Security appliance
Height (Rack Units) 1U
Built-in Devices Status LCD
Width 17 in
Depth 19.1 in
Height 1.8 in
Weight 18.08 lbs

Processor / Memory / Storage



Form Factor Rack-mountable
Connectivity Technology Wired
Data Link Protocol Gigabit Ethernet, 10 Gigabit Ethernet
Network / Transport Protocol TCP/IP, PPTP, L2TP, ICMP/IP, IPSec, PPPoE, DHCP
Routing Protocol OSPF, RIP-1, RIP-2, BGP, static IP routing, policy-based routing (PBR)
Remote Management Protocol SNMP 2, SNMP 3, HTTP, HTTPS, CLI
Performance Firewall throughput: 20 Gbps
Application throughput: 9.7 Gbps
IPS throughput: 9.7 Gbps
Anti-malware throughput: 5 Gbps
VPN throughput: 11.5 Gbps
Forwarding performance (IMIX): 5.5 Gbps
Capacity Maximum application cores: 32
VPN tunnels (site-to-site): 10000
VPN client licenses: 2000
SSL VPN tunnels: 50
Virtual interfaces (VLANs): 512
Connection / user qty: 1500000
DPI connections: 1250000
Status Indicators Power, test mode, alarm
Features NAT support, VPN support, load balancing, LDAP support, Stateful Packet Inspection (SPI), DoS attack prevention, manageable, High Availability, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), URL filtering, Deep Packet Inspection (DPI), DDos attack prevention, anti-malware protection, Quality of Service (QoS), RADIUS support, DHCP server, reset button, bandwidth control, hot swappable dual fans, Link Aggregation Control Protocol (LACP), NetFlow, IPFIX
Encryption Algorithm DES, Triple DES, MD5, SHA-1, FIPS 140-2, 128-bit AES, 192-bit AES, 256-bit AES
Authentication Method RADIUS, LDAP, Active Directory, XAUTH authentication
Compliant Standards IEEE 802.1p

IP Telephony

VoIP Protocols H.323, SIP


Supported Flash Memory Cards SDHC Memory Card

Expansion / Connectivity

Expansion Slots 1 (total) / 1 (free) x expansion slot
Interfaces 1 x 1000Base-T (management) - RJ-45
2 x USB - Type A
1 x management - RJ-45
8 x 1000Base-T - RJ-45
8 x 1000Base-X - SFP (mini-GBIC)
4 x 10GBase-X - SFP+


Cables Included 1 x network cable
1 x serial cable
Rack Mounting Kit Included
Compliant Standards FCC Class A certified, UL, TUV GS, VCCI, C-Tick, BSMI, cUL, NOM, CB, RoHS, KCC, WEEE, ANATEL


Power Device Internal power supply - hot-plug
Installed Qty 2
Max Supported Qty 2
Voltage Required AC 120/230 V (50/60 Hz)
Power Consumption Operational 300 Watt

Software / System Requirements

OS Provided SonicOS

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 32 °F
Max Operating Temperature 104 °F
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90% (non-condensing)