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    SonicWALL is a company that provides network security and data protection products and solutions. Its products allow customers to secure, control, and scale their global networks. It offers firewall appliances for various networks, email security, anti-spam service products, management, and reporting products, etc. The company serves enterprises, governments, large campus environments, and small and medium businesses, as well as healthcare, education, Internet service provider, retail and hospitality markets.
    HQMilpitas, CA, US
    Employee Ratings4.3
    Overall CultureC

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    Employees (est.) (Feb 2022)1,801
    Job Openings46
    Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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    Key People/Management at SonicWALL

    Bill Conner

    Bill Conner

    President, Chief Executive Officer
    John Gmuender

    John Gmuender

    Senior Vice President, Chief Technology Officer
    Robert Vankirk

    Robert Vankirk

    Senior Vice President, Chief Revenue Officer
    Keith Trottier

    Keith Trottier

    Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Success Officer
    Matt Neiderman

    Matt Neiderman

    Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer
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    SonicWALL Office Locations

    SonicWALL has an office in Milpitas
    Milpitas, CA, US (HQ)
    1033 McCarthy Blvd
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    SonicWALL Financials and Metrics

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    SonicWALL Operating Metrics

    Nov, 2021


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    SonicWALL Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

    Company NameDateDeal Size
    AventailFebruary 08, 2008$25 m
    MailFrontierFebruary 08, 2008$31 m
    enKooNovember 22, 2005
    Lasso LogicNovember 22, 2005
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    SonicWALL News and Updates

    SonicWall Virtual Firewall Tested and Certified in AWS Public Cloud - Ideal for Distributed Networks

    Tolly Group engineers found the SonicWall NSv 470 virtual firewall provided the right level of security performance for cloud workloads MILPITAS, Calif., April 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SonicWall today announced a new report by The Tolly Group, which detailed the testing and analysis of...

    SonicWall Posts Record-Breaking Year as Channel Partners Thrive with Unparallel Product Demand

    Delivering extraordinary sales numbers, an impressive collection of accolades and unprecedented perfect scores, SonicWall delivered in 2021 MILPITAS, Calif., March 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SonicWall today announced that 2021 was its best year on record. Propelled by the delivery of...

    SonicWall Threat Intelligence Confirms Alarming Surge in Ransomware, Malicious Cyberattacks as Threats Double in 2021

    MILPITAS, Calif., Feb. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SonicWall, the publisher of the world's most quoted ransomware threat intelligence, today released the 2022 SonicWall Cyber Threat Report. The bi-annual report details a sustained meteoric rise in ransomware with 623.3 million attacks...

    Ransomware attacks surged 2X in 2021, SonicWall reports

    Ransomware attacks grew 2X in 2021 while cryptomining and encrypted cyberattacks saw big increases, SonicWall said in its 2022 threat report.

    SonicWall Returning Choice to Customers by Securing Any Mix of Cloud, Hybrid and Traditional Networks

    MILPITAS, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SonicWall, a global leader in physical, virtual and cloud-focused cybersecurity solutions, is emphasizing the return of customer choice for securing and scaling a mix of cloud, hybrid and traditional environments. "Too many times...

    SonicWall Turns 30: Cybersecurity Pioneer Marks Three Decades of Innovation

    MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SonicWall today announces its 30th anniversary as a cybersecurity industry leader. Throughout August, the company will celebrate its heritage, product innovation, channel DNA and the many cybersecurity innovators who have helped support and...
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    SonicWALL Blogs

    Anti-Ransomware Day: What Can We Do to Prevent the Next WannaCry?

    This Anti-Ransomware Day, SonicWall looks at how cybersecurity has changed since WannaCry — and what we can do to ensure we never see such a widespread, devastating and preventable attack again. On May 12, 2017, […]

    CRN Recognizes Three SonicWall Employees on 2022 Women of the Channel List

    SonicWall is thrilled to share that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named three global channel team members on CRN’s 2022 Women of the Channel List. SonicWall’s Sr. Director, Global Field Marketing Nicola Scheibe; […]

    Enjoy the Speed and Safety of TLS 1.3 Support

    SonicWall NGFWs offer full TLS 1.3 support — ensuring your network can handle the latest encryption protocols. The best products tend to stick around for a while. In the first two years that the Ford […]

    Four Cybersecurity Actions to Lock it All Down

    Recognizing 2022 World Password Day, here are four countermeasures to keep you safe from malware and ransomware. Time to level up! You are not paranoid; cybercriminals really are trying to hack your security and steal […]

    Understanding the MITRE ATT&CK Framework and Evaluations – Part 2

    Capture Client delivers capabilities that are underscored by the ATT&CK framework. Here’s how CISOs can leverage these capabilities to define and implement their security strategy. (Note: In Part 1, we explained the MITRE ATT&CK framework […]

    Five Times Flawless: SonicWall Earns Its Fifth Perfect Score from ICSA Labs

    SonicWall Capture ATP has earned its fifth consecutive perfect score in third-party ICSA Labs testing — validating SonicWall’s position as an industry leader in threat prevention. It’s exactly one week after National High Five Day, […]
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    SonicWALL Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was SonicWALL founded?

      SonicWALL was founded in 1991.

    • Who are SonicWALL key executives?

      SonicWALL's key executives are Bill Conner, John Gmuender and Robert Vankirk.

    • How many employees does SonicWALL have?

      SonicWALL has 1,801 employees.

    • Who are SonicWALL competitors?

      Competitors of SonicWALL include zvelo, Kudelski Security and Forcepoint.

    • Where is SonicWALL headquarters?

      SonicWALL headquarters is located at 1033 McCarthy Blvd, Milpitas.

    • Where are SonicWALL offices?

      SonicWALL has an office in Milpitas.

    • How many offices does SonicWALL have?

      SonicWALL has 1 office.