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Managed Firewall

Managed Firewall Service

CEN’s Managed Firewall Service provides enterprise class technology to protect members with a first line of defense against malicious internet traffic. As a hosted solution, CEN takes care of installation, configuration, monitoring, and maintenance.   

CEN provides a high-level of customization, personalized service, and expert support reducing the burden on member technical teams. Monthly pricing is available for this service based on bandwidth utilization.

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Included Features:

Service Levels

Co-managed or fully managed service levels.

Threat Prevention

Threat prevention level of service including intrusion and anti-virus.

High-Availability Architecture


Scalable at bandwidth levels 25 Mbps - 10 Gbps.

Geo-Diverse Routing

Geo-diverse routing in the CEN core network.

Content Filtering

Compatible with content filtering systems.


Backed by industry leader Fortinet.


E-Rate eligible (Category 2).


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CEN’s scalable, resilient network design offers an unmatched combination of performance attributes for speed, latency, reliability, and security.

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CEN’s cost recovery model provides competitive pricing, custom tailored services, and larger feature sets as compared to other for-profit ISPs.

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CEN's Connecticut based team backs its members with a 24/7/365 Network Operations Center (NOC) and access to senior technical staff for the most consistent, local, expert service available.