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Product Line: Palo alto PA-800 Series
Product Type: firewall
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Product Description

The PAN-PA-820 Palo Alto features a firewall throughput (App-ID) of 1.8/1.6 Gbps, threat prevention throughput of 850/900 Mbps, and IPSec VPN throughput of 1.3 Gbps, designed to efficiently manage network security. It supports up to 128,000 max sessions and 8,600 new sessions per second, with multiple I/O options including 4 10/100/1000 ports and 8 Gigabit SFP ports. The device is equipped with a 240GB SSD for storage, operates within a maximum power consumption of 120 W, and is housed in a 1U, 19” rack-mountable chassis, ensuring compatibility with standard data center configurations.

FAQs for the PAN-PA-820

  • What is the firewall throughput for this device?
    The firewall throughput is 1.8 Gbps for App-ID and 1.6 Gbps.
  • How many Gigabit SFP ports does the device include?
    It includes 8 Gigabit SFP ports.
  • What is the maximum number of sessions supported?
    The maximum number of sessions supported is 128,000.
  • Can you detail the management I/O options available?
    Management I/O includes one 10/100/1000 out-of-band management port, two 10/100/1000 high availability ports, one RJ-45 console port, and one USB port along with a Micro USB console port.
  • What are the dimensions of this networking device?
    The device measures 1.75 inches in height, 14 inches in depth, and 17.125 inches in width.
  • Describe the power specifications of the hardware.
    It has a fixed AC 200 W power supply, with maximum power consumption of 120 W, average consumption of 41 W, and produces a maximum of 256 BTU/hr.
  • What is the device's storage capacity?
    The storage capacity is 240GB SSD.
  • What are the temperature operational limits?
    The minimum operating temperature is 32°F (0°C) and the maximum is 104°F (40°C).
  • Is the device rack mountable, and if so, what are the specifications?
    Yes, it is rack mountable, designed for a 1U, 19” standard rack.
  • What are the device's non-operating temperature ranges?
    The non-operating temperature range is from -4°F (-20°C) to 158°F (70°C).

Product Review

The Palo Alto PAN-PA-820 offers a balanced combination of firewall, threat prevention, and VPN throughput, making it suitable for medium-sized enterprise environments. With a fixed configuration that includes a variety of I/O options and a 240GB SSD for storage, it provides adequate connectivity and capacity for most networking needs. However, its fixed AC power supply and the limitation of front-to-back airflow may restrict deployment flexibility in certain data center configurations.


The Palo Alto PAN-PA-820 is designed to provide high-level security measures while maintaining efficient operation in various network environments. This model emphasizes a balance between performance and security with its hardware capabilities tailored for modern networking demands. It operates with a front to back airflow system, ensuring optimal cooling and reliability during intensive operations. At the core of its performance metrics, the PAN-PA-820 delivers a firewall throughput (App-ID) of up to 1.8 Gbps, which can slightly vary to 1.6 Gbps under specific conditions. This throughput capacity ensures that applications are identified and processed efficiently, maintaining security without compromising on speed. For environments where threat prevention is a priority, this device offers a throughput of 850 to 900 Mbps, providing comprehensive protection against a wide array of threats. Additionally, its IPSec VPN throughput stands at 1.3 Gbps, enabling secure and fast remote connections. When it comes to handling new connections, the PAN-PA-820 can support up to 8,600 new sessions per second, with the capability to manage a maximum of 128,000 sessions simultaneously. This capacity makes it suitable for medium to large-sized enterprise environments where high numbers of concurrent connections are common. The hardware specifications include a variety of I/O ports to cater to different networking needs: - Four 10/100/1000 Ethernet ports - Eight Gigabit SFP ports For management and maintenance, it features: - A 10/100/1000 out-of-band management port - Two 10/100/1000 high availability ports - An RJ-45 console port - A USB port - A Micro USB console port Storage is handled by a 240GB SSD, ensuring fast data retrieval and storage capabilities. The device comes with a fixed AC 200 W power supply and exhibits a power consumption profile with a maximum of 120 W and an average of 41 W, making it energy efficient for its class. Its maximum BTU/hr is 256, and it operates within a voltage range of 100-240VAC, adapting to various power supplies globally. In terms of physical characteristics, the PAN-PA-820 is rack mountable, fitting a standard 1U, 19” rack. Its dimensions are compact, with a height of 1.75 inches, a depth of 14 inches, and a width of 17.125 inches, allowing for easy integration into existing network infrastructures. The device is designed to operate within a temperature range of 32°F to 104°F (0°C to 40°C) and can withstand non-operating temperatures from -4°F to 158°F (-20°C to 70°C), ensuring reliability across various environmental conditions. In summary, the Palo Alto PAN-PA-820 is engineered to provide secure, reliable, and high-performance network security solutions. Its comprehensive set of features and specifications make it a versatile choice for organizations looking to bolster their network security without sacrificing performance.


Model PAN-PA-820
Manufacturer Palo Alto
Airflow Direction Front to Back
Application Identification Throughput 1.8/1.6 Gbps
Threat Mitigation Speed 850/900 Mbps
VPN Throughput (IPSec) 1.3 Gbps
Session Initiation Rate 8,600 per second
Session Capacity Maximum 128,000
Data Ports Ethernet (4), Gigabit SFP slots (8)
Administrative Ports 1 OOB Management Ethernet, 2 High Availability Ethernet, 1 RJ-45 Console, 1 USB, 1 Micro USB Console
Storage 240 GB SSD
Power Unit 200 W AC, Fixed
Energy Use Max: 120 W, Avg: 41 W
Thermal Output 256 BTU/hr
Voltage Requirement 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz
Maximum Electrical Current 1.0 A at 100 VAC, 0.5 A at 240 VAC
Startup Current 0.4 A at 230 VAC, 0.96 A at 120 VAC
Rack Compatibility 1U, Fits 19” Rack
Height 1.75 inches
Depth 14 inches
Width 17.125 inches
Operational Temperature Range 32° to 104° F (0° to 40° C)
Storage Temperature Range -4° to 158° F (-20° to 70° C)

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