How curiosity builds better products: a day in the life of a Senior Hardware Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Tue, 04 May 2021 07:46:15 +0000

The way the Sophos Firewall team works together is one of the things I enjoy most about working at Sophos. Our new XGS Series appliances involve some very complex engineering. Delivering them has taken a great depth of knowledge—and I’m grateful to be a part of this extremely talented team of people. The hardware team [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/E36JnZondXA” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Small details make a big impact: a day in the life of a Distinguished Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Wed, 28 Apr 2021 08:00:21 +0000

When people ask me about my distinguished engineer role at Sophos, I joke that I’m fifty percent researcher, fifty percent troubleshooter, and fifty percent hands-on engineer. I spend some of my time looking at technology direction—delving into emerging technology to understand what’s useful, and how that might influence our products in the future. I also [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/ugDqPANeEV0″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Introducing Sophos Firewall and the new XGS Series hardware

Credit to Author: Barbara Hudson| Date: Wed, 21 Apr 2021 13:00:00 +0000

Today, we’re launching the first of our new XGS Series next-gen firewall appliances with Sophos Firewall OS version 18.5. For network admins, this completely re-engineered hardware platform finally takes a common dilemma off the table: how to scale up protection for today’s highly diverse, distributed, and encrypted networks without throttling network performance. Coupled with a [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/JHxJWW0Os1k” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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