SonicWALL Analyzer

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Ensure performance, health & security of your network

Full visibility into your SonicWALL network infrastructure with comprehensive reports on bandwidth, threats, application traffic analysis and more.

SonicWall Analyzer


  • Supported Operating Systems

    Windows Server 2003: 64 bit (SP2)
    Windows Server 2008 SBS: 64 bit (SP2)
    Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard: 64 bit (SP1)
    Windows Server 2012 Standard: 64 bit
    Windows 7: 64 bit (SP1)

    Note: All listed operating systems are supported in both virtualized (VMware ESXi 4.0, 4.1, and 5.0, VMware ESX 4.0 and 4.1) and non-virtualized environments.

    Hardware for Analyzer server

    x86 Environment: Minimum 3 GHz dual-core CPU Intel processor, 4GB RAM (8GB recommended) and 100GB disk space.

    Note: SonicWALL Analyzer is not supported on laptops and tablets.

    Java Support

    Java Plug-in: Version 7.0+

    Virtual Appliance Requirements

    Hypervisor: VMware ESX 4.0 Update 1 (Build 208167 and newer), 4.1 and ESXi 4.0 Update 1 (Build 208167 and newer), 4.1, 5.0, and 5.1
    Operating System: Hardened SonicLinux
    Appliance Size: 250GB, 950GB
    Allocated Memory: 8GB recommended (4 GB minimum)

    Supported SonicWALL Appliances

    Network Security: SuperMassive Series, E-Class NSA Series, NSA Series, TZ Series, and PRO Series
    Backup and Recovery: Content Security Manager (CSM) Series, CDP Series
    SSL VPN Secure Remote Access: Aventail E-Class EX Series, SRA Series

    Supported Internet Browsers

    Microsoft® Internet Explorer: 8.0+
    Mozilla Firefox: 7.0+
    Google Chrome: 14.0+

    Note: All browsers supported only on Microsoft Windows platforms.

    Supported SonicWALL Firmware

    E-Class NSA Series, NSA Series: SonicOS Enhanced 5.0 or higher
    PRO Series: SonicOS Enhanced 3.2 or higher
    TZ Series: SonicOS Standard 3.1 or higher, SonicOS Enhanced 3.2 or higher
    CSM Series: SonicWALL 2.0 or higher
    SRA Series, Aventail EX Series: SonicWALL SSL VPN SMB Firmware 2.0 or higher, SonicWALL Aventail E-Class SSL VPN Firmware 9.0 or higher

    IPv6 Support

    GMS 7.2 supports IP version 6 (IPv6) management and configuration of firewalls, Domain Name System (DNS) and Neighbor Discovery Protocol (NDP).
Sharp traffic analysis for better business
Sharp traffic analysis for better business.
Get the full scope on the health, performance and security of your SonicWALL network infrastructure. SonicWALL is the only firewall vendor that combines application traffic analytics with granular statistical data for a complete solution. Using next-generation syslog data, traffic analysis lets you identify which applications are employed by each system and user.

Universal reports, at a glance.
Administrators can choose to generate a single report that combines charts and tables for multiple units, and send out reports in various formats to one or more email addresses. You can also generate reports that fulfill compliance requirements.

New attack intelligence for multi-threat reporting.
With the Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware, Intrusion Prevention, Application Intelligence and Control Service enabled on SonicWALL firewalls, administrators can use Analyzer to report on and quickly react to incoming threats with new attack intelligence including types of attacks or intrusion attempts and the source address of the attacker. Organizations can collect information on thwarted attacks and receive instant access to threat activities detected.
Flexible deployment options that fit your business
Flexible deployment options that fit your business.
SonicWALL Analyzer can be deployed as a Windows application or a Virtual Appliance. By deploying SonicWALL Analyzer as a Virtual Appliance in a VMware® environment, organizations can leverage shared computing resources to optimize utilization, ease migration and reduce costs.

Secure Remote Access and Backup Activity Reporting.
SonicWALL Secure Remote Access (SRA) and Continuous Data Protection (CDP) event reporting leverages next-generation syslog data to provide powerful insight into the appliance’s health and behavior.
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