Securing Your Virtual Environments in Amazon Web Services (AWS)

Enable Business Transformation

Cloud-based services and virtual deployments are increasingly replacing traditional physical appliances and servers — transforming businesses of all shapes and sizes. To secure cloud environments, Forcepoint NGFW (formerly Stonesoft NGFW) brings leading next generation firewall technology to Amazon Web Services (AWS) with the scalability, operational efficiency and strong security that Forcepoint NGFW is known for.

With Forcepoint NGFW, you can safely and easily extend your organization's network – including remote sites, branch offices, data centers and network edge – into your AWS cloud environment via a secure Virtual Private Network (VPN) gateway. Our centralized management enables you to create and deploy policies swiftly and consistently across all of your systems and to quickly zero in on what's happening in both your AWS environment and your physical network.

Securing Your Cloud – Inside and Out
Securing Your Cloud – Inside and Out

Available from the Amazon Marketplace

Forcepoint NGFW can be provisioned within Amazon Web Services directly from the Amazon Marketplace.

Securing Your Cloud – Inside and Out

Cloud Edge Gateway

Forcepoint NGFW can protect AWS EC2 Instances for inbound and outbound access.

Cloud VPN Gateway

Forcepoint NGFW can secure connectivity between AWS Virtual Private Clouds (VPCs) and corporate data centers.

Key Capabilities

  • Centralized management that provides seamless visibility across both virtual and physical environments.
  • Flexibility for supporting DevOps deployments in Hybrid environment
  • Superior performance in hybrid deployments
  • Smart, centralized policy mechanism that enables fast, accurate, and consistent policy changes across physical, virtual and cloud deployment options
  • Network access control between different VPCs

Solution Brief

Learn more about how Forcepoint NGFW is deployed within Amazon Web Services with this solution brief.