Always Networks Blog - Automation

Check Point Deployment Tool (CDT)

Sun 24 March 2019

Update

We have been working with one of our clients doing Check Point upgrades - applying jumbo hotfix accumulators (JHA) and also upgrading from R7x to R80.

Check Point Deployment Tool (CDT) is a fantastic tool for making this process quick, easy and painless.

What is it?

Central Deployment Tool (CDT) is a utility that runs on Security Management Servers and Multi-Domain Security Management Servers running Gaia …

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Automated Deployments of Palo Alto Firewalls in AWS

I've recently been working with a client on magically spinning up entire environments in AWS. This means I've learned a fair bit about AWS on the way!

Without going into too much detail (as it's the clients work), we have been bootstrapping Palo Alto firewalls. This allows you to be able to stand up a fully configured Palo Alto firewall using a CloudFormation script in …

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