The Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series is available in multiple hardware models to meet different networking requirements, ranging from the F10 for small or home offices to the F1000 for large datacenters.
Step 1. (Optional) Install the NextGen Firewall F-Series or NextGen Control Center in a Rack
Some F-Series Firewalls are desktop sized; the larger models can be mounted in standard-sized racks.
For more information, see Rack Installation for Barracuda Appliances.
Step 2. Management Ports
The management port for the F-Series differs depending on the model. Connect the management port to the network the management PC is in.
|Hardware System||Management Port||WAN Port|
|F10 - F30x||Port 1||Port 4|
|F400 - F600||Port 1||-|
Step 3. Complete the Quick Start Guide
Every F-Series Firewall or NextGen Control Center is shipped with the Quick Start Guide. Complete all the steps listed in the Quickstart Guide for the Standard Deployment Mode.
To start login and configuration of your Barracuda NextGen Firewall F-Series, see Getting Started.