The Need for Gateway Clusters
Gateways and VPN connections are business critical devices. The failure of a Security Gateway or VPN connection can result in the loss of active connections and access to critical data. The gateway between the organization and the world must remain open under all circumstances.
ClusterXL Gateway Cluster Solution
A ClusterXL cluster is a group of identical Check Point Security Gateways connected in such a way that if one fails, another immediately takes its place.
The term “NRSRO” was originally adopted by the Commission in 1975 solely for
determining capital charges on different grades of debt securities under the Net Capital
The Net Capital Rule requires broker-dealers, when computing net capital, to
deduct from their net worth certain percentages of the market value of their proprietary
However, in many multi-building installations where a central control capability is de-
sired, or where there is some outlying equipment to monitor, it is more and more com-
mon to connect the separate BCS networks using existing cables and IP protocol. This
connection may be entirely confined behind a corporate firewall, but more likely includes
the public Internet . How are such network connections secured? If they are secured, it is
most commonly done by using virtual private networking (VPN) technology from build-
ing firewall to building firewall across the Internet .