Sophos Central Management and Reporting

The Ultimate Cybersecurity Cloud Platform

Free and easy management and reporting for all your Sophos Firewalls and other Sophos products.

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Stay Informed

Sophos Central enables you to stay completely informed with convenient at-a-glance dashboard insights.

  • See all your firewalls, their status, and utilization
  • See active threats and security alerts
  • Get SD-WAN VPN and SD-RED device status
  • View policy violations, risky apps and activity
  • Get the status for all your other Sophos products

Take Control

Sophos Central provides easy full-featured group firewall management from anywhere.

  • Group Management

    Assign your firewalls to groups to synchronize policies and settings.

  • Backup Management

    Store your firewall configuration backups in the cloud for safekeeping.

  • Firmware Updates and Upgrades

    Easily apply firmware updates with just a couple of clicks.

  • Task Queue

    Audit and monitor changes to your network in real-time.

  • Zero-touch Deployment

    Deploy new firewalls effortlessly to remote locations without touching them.

  • SD-WAN VPN Orchestration

    Setup a multi-point SD-WAN VPN overlay network with just a few clicks.

Look Deeper

Sophos Central provides deeper intelligence into network activity through analytics, rich built-in reports, and flexible customization tools.

Answer tough questions that may have been eluding you.

  • Identify security gaps, suspicious behavior, and other events requiring policy changes
  • Keep up with regulatory and internal compliance requirements
  • Quickly retrieve stored log data for audits and forensics
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Create your own story with flexible custom reporting

  • Report on the topics that matter most to you.
  • Select from a broad range of category options.
  • Apply filters and time ranges.
  • Choose the best chart type for your report
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Visualize important data with rich pre-defined reports


    Extend Your Network

    Sophos Central enables easy deployment of new firewalls, SD-RED, wireless, ZTNA, and all other Sophos products.

    • Deploy new Sophos Firewalls to remote sites from Sophos Central without touching them.
    • Deploy zero-touch Sophos SD-RED branch office, home office, or ICS auto-provisioning VPN devices with just a few clicks.
    • Add new plug-and-play Sophos APX wireless access points effortlessly.
    • Provide secure remote access to your important applications and data with Sophos ZTNA.

    Extend Your Protection

    Sophos Central is a force multiplier for your team , enabling you to manage your firewall, endpoint, server, mobile and other Sophos Products through a single console while also taking advantage of Synchronized Security integration.

    • Security Heartbeat™ shares endpoint health status with your firewall in real-time.
    • Automatic Response isolates compromised systems to prevent lateral movement of threats and data loss.
    • Synchronized Application Control identifies 100% of encrypted and evasive apps.
    • Synchronized User ID makes it easy to integrate with Active Directory.

    How to Buy

    Sophos Central provides essential features at no extra charge with affordable options to add innovative and time-saving capabilities that will transform the way you manage your network.

    Sophos Central Features Included at no charge Sophos Firewall Xstream Protection Bundle
    (Central Orchestration Subscription)
    Central Firewall Management
    Firewall Group Management



    Scheduled Firmware Updates



    Backup Management



    Zero-Touch Deployment



    SD-WAN VPN Orchestration  


    Central Firewall Reporting
    Cloud Data Retention 7 Days 30 Days – Up to 1 Year*
    Individual firewall reports



    Multi-firewall reporting  


    Custom report templates  


    Scheduled reports  


    Export reports  


    XDR/MDR Connector  



    *Add Central Firewall Reporting Advanced to extend the data retention period up to 1 year – see the storage estimation tool