Sophos Central Firewall Data Storage Estimation Tool

Determine the optimal firewall data storage capacity for your needs

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Storage Estimation


Select your firewall platform.

Firewall Model

Select your firewall model.

Desired Retention Period

Select the desired length of the data retention period.


This is the average number of logs generated by your firewall daily.

Avg. Logs/Day


This is the average amount of storage the firewall logs consume daily.

Avg. Storage Size/Day


Log data is compressed and routinely sent to your Sophos Central account. This is the average bandwidth used by this process daily.

Avg. Bandwidth Usage/Day

The results provided by this tool are an estimate based on the information you provide. Your actual storage needs may vary.

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