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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The project of my life: a day in the life of a Principal Hardware Engineer

Credit to Author: harrietstone| Date: Thu, 22 Apr 2021 13:00:05 +0000

I’m the kind of person who likes to make things. Even at home, I always have a project—you’ll often find me working on some carpentry or tinkering with a Raspberry Pi. Right now, I’m finding a way to synchronize the automatic feeders for my two cats. It’s fun. It all started with my upbringing. I [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/wdM4uXXsU38″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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New features in the XG Firewall v18 MR5 release

Credit to Author: Chris McCormack| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 15:06:49 +0000

Every maintenance release (MR) for XG Firewall v18 brings compelling new features, including a variety of performance, stability, and security enhancements. MR5 is no exception. What’s new in v18 MR5 VPN enhancements A huge 50% increase in concurrent IPSec VPN tunnel capacity across the line Port 443 sharing between SSL VPN and the Web Application [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/J7KvAtqwuz4″ height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Secure SD-WAN with XG Firewall and Azure Virtual WAN

Credit to Author: Chris McCormack| Date: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 13:12:25 +0000

You can now utilize XG Firewall to build a complete SD-WAN overlay network in Microsoft Azure&#8217;s Virtual WAN, enabling seamless connectivity between workloads, hosts, and locations connected to Azure’s global virtual network. Azure Virtual WAN is a networking service that brings many networking, security, and routing functionalities together to provide a single operational SD-WAN network. [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/Nn7bReNB3lU” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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Kicking off tomorrow – Sophos XG Firewall Academy 2021

Credit to Author: Editor| Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 10:00:55 +0000

Attention new and existing Sophos Customers! Registration is now open for the 2021 Sophos XG Academy Webinar Series. This is your chance to get the most out of Sophos XG Firewall. With our all-in-one protection, you can expose hidden risks, stop unknown threats, and isolate infected systems — even for remote workers. Starting tomorrow, these [&#8230;]<img src=”http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sophos/dgdY/~4/JLBhETtjM_g” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=””/>

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