A10 Networks Thunder CGN Pros and Cons

A10 Networks Thunder CGN Pros

Bruce Boardman
Network Engineer at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees
It has freed up a lot of our IP space and has been extremely reliable. We have set it up in a high availability scenario, testing it many times. It has been absolutely perfect in terms of failover.
It is very easy to use. Both the GUI and CLI interface are consistent, which makes the ease of access throughout various constituencies possible. It's also well-documented and logical.
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reviewer1336776
Head of Global Network Infrastructure at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
The most valuable features are its ease of use and deployment, and being able to collapse several solutions into a single solution, all contained within a single bit of hardware and software.
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A10 Networks Thunder CGN Cons

Bruce Boardman
Network Engineer at a university with 1,001-5,000 employees
They don't track concurrent port usage. We have to do that in another way and it's not a very clean way. That is something that I know they could do, but they don't.
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reviewer1336776
Head of Global Network Infrastructure at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
There are a couple of features that they could look to implement, versus the workarounds that they have in place. Regarding IPv4 and IPv6, there are a couple of opportunities in there that they are working on, as well.
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