The Dell® SonicWALL® E-Class Universal Management Appliance (UMA) centralizes policy management, monitoring and reporting for multiple Dell SonicWALL appliances. The UMA provides an effective way to configure, enforce and manage global policies for Dell SonicWALL firewall, anti-spam, backup and recovery, and secure remote access solutions. The appliance simplifies and automates multi-level policy management, monitoring and compliance reporting with flexible, powerful and intuitive tools.Multiple UMA devices, when deployed in a cluster, can scale to manage up to thousands of Dell SonicWALL security appliances. In addition, one or more UMA devices can be clustered with software agents or virtual appliance agents deployed on third party hardware. This makes the Dell SonicWALL UMA an ideal solution for small-to-medium sized businesses, enterprises and managed service providers that have either single-site or distributed multi-site environments.