The Netgate m1n1wall firewall system provides excellent protection from distrusted internet hosts, and a platform for sophisticated internal network problem solving between internal LANs. Zero moving parts means no fan noise and an extended lifetime.
The Netgate m1n1wall offers superior flexibility and performance at a competitive price point compared to other commercially available firewalls.
The Netgate m1n1wall 2E system utilizes PC Engines ALIX 2D2 network board with 2 LAN and 2 miniPCI slot and pfSense® 2.1 software which provide many of the features of expensive commercial firewalls.
The m1n1wall arrives pre-loaded with pfSense software. If you prefer, reload the CF card with your own operating system / software to support your application. Possibilities include FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, m0n0wall, OpenWRT, Voyage Linux, STYX, iMedia ALIX Linux, Fluxbuntu, fli4l, Zeroshell, Ikarus OS, Embed-it, Mikrotik RouterOS.
pfSense is a free, open source firewall and router platform based on NanoBSD / FreeBSD that includes most all of the features of expensive, commercial firewalls. This next generation pfSense stateful firewall for embedded applications supports:
pfSense provides a software packaging system which allows for the extension of functionality beyond its extensive core feature set. Core features include:
Paid, professional software support subscriptions are available from BSD Perimeter.