A firewall is a system security gadget that screens approaching and active system movement and chooses whether to permit or square particular movement in view of a characterized set of security rules. Firewalls have been a first line of guard in arrange security for more than 25 years. They build up a hindrance amongst secured and controlled inside systems that can be trusted and untrusted outside systems, for example, the Internet. A firewall can be equipment, programming, or both.
Kinds of Firewalls
- Proxy Firewall
An early kind of firewall gadget, an intermediary firewall fills in as the door starting with one system then onto the next for a particular application. Intermediary servers can give extra usefulness, for example, content storing and security by keeping direct associations from outside the system. Be that as it may, this additionally may affect throughput capacities and the applications they may support.
- Stateful Inspection Firewall
Presently thought of as a "customary" firewall, a stateful review firewall permits or squares movement in light of state, port, and convention. It screens all movement from the opening of an association until the point that it is shut. Separating choices are made in view of both overseer characterized administers and setting, which alludes to utilizing data from past associations and bundles having a place with a similar association.
- Unified Threat Management (UTM) Firewall
An UTM gadget regularly consolidates, in an inexactly coupled manner, the elements of a stateful assessment firewall with interruption counteractive action and antivirus. It might likewise incorporate extra administrations and frequently cloud administration. UTMs center on straightforwardness and usability.
- Next-generation Firewall (NGFW)
Firewalls have advanced past basic bundle sifting and stateful assessment. Most organizations are sending cutting edge firewalls to piece present day dangers, for example, progressed malware and application-layer assaults.
Can I access the server through RDP & SSH?
Yes, you will be having administrative RDP or root SSH access to your self-managed server so that you can manage it remotely.
Can I install custom software / applications in the server?
Yes, you can install any custom software or applications on the dedicated server with full administrative / root access.
Can I upgrade the server resources?
Yes, you are able to upgrade your server resources at any time depending on supported underlying chassis / hardware. Please get in touch with us to discuss more about this.
Can I downgrade the server?
You can downgrade the resources of your self-managed dedicated server at any time as long as it matches minimum required hardware to keep the server running optimally. Get in touch with our support team to understand and discuss more about this.
Do you offer money back / trial?
Dedicated server setup requires significant setup time and hence we typically do not offer money back / free trial. However, if you are just looking to test our network, we can provide you with access to one of our test servers as a special case. Please get in touch with us for setting this up.
How long does it take for dedicated server setup?
For USA self-managed dedicated servers, we aim to get it ready for you in maximum 24 hours (usually 6-12 hours) as long as we have all parts in stock. In case of custom configuration / hardware, it may require additional time.
Do you block any ports in a dedicated server?
No, we do not block any ports in a dedicated server. However, for security reasons, we advice you to configure / harden your OS firewall to only allow required ports.
Do you offer dual stacked dedicated servers (supporting IPv4 & IPv6)?
Yes, we do offer dual stacked dedicated servers (servers having support for both IPv4 and IPv6 addresses). Our network is pre-configured to support native IPv4 & IPv6.
Are automated backups included with dedicated servers?
Backups are available as an addon with self-managed dedicated servers and included with fully managed dedicated servers. For more details on available options for automated backups, please click here.