[Pangyo Tech] AhnLab launches next-gen firewall TrusGuard 20000B

AhnLab announced on Aug. 13 that it has released the new high-end next-generation firewall model “AhnLab TrusGuard 20000B” with enhanced hardware performance.

AhnLab’s next-generation firewall TrusGuard provides network security functions such as △Advanced application control △Signature-based IPS (Intrusion Prevention System) △C&C server detection and blocking △APT threat response linked with AhnLab MDS △Defense for DDoS attacks.

TrusGuard 20000B introduced this time has upgraded the hardware performance of the existing high-end next-generation firewall TrusGuard 10000B. Compared to the previous model, firewall traffic processing performance increased by 20% and the maximum number of processing sessions increased by 1.5 times.

Here, AhnLab has expanded its portfolio of next-generation firewalls that support small network environments like SMB to large-scale network environments such as data centers, telecommunication companies, and large financial companies.

Lee Sang-guk, AhnLab’s Marketing Division Head, said, “Recently, as digital conversion and non-face-to-face work environments are prevalent, demand for high-performance next-gen firewalls is increasing among large customers. By launching TrusGuard 20000B this time, I am hoping that we can expand the customers’ range of selections.”

Pangyo Technovalley is an innovation hub for global companies comparable to the Silicon Valley in the US, Zhongguancun in China, and STATION F in France. It is an Asia tech hub with 1,259 IT, BT, CT, and NT companies that possess innovative products and technologies. Located just south of the metropolitan area, it provides the best environment for Korean companies to do business with great transportation access and infrastructure.

Various high-tech companies are located in Pangyo Technovalley, and it is occupied by 64,000 full-time employees, many in their 20-30s. In terms of industry, the companies are engaged in information technology, contents technology, biotechnology, and nanotechnology.

With the support of innovative companies with global capabilities such as Kakao, Naver, AhnLab, Krafton, NCSoft, Nexon, and Hancom, companies in Pangyo Technovalley recorded 107 trillion won in sales last year. Investment and infrastructure growth in Pangyo is expected to continue, with the Metaverse hub entering Pangyo this year.

Source: Pangyo Techno Valley Official Newsroom

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