A10 Networks

A10 Thunder CGN

CGNAT & IPV6 Migration

A10 Thunder® CGN (Carrier-Grade Networking) is an award-winning, high-performance IPv4 preservation and IPv6 migration solution.

IPV4 Preservation & IPV6 Transition Management

The most advanced carrier-grade networking solution, A10 Thunder® CGN provides high-performance, highly transparent network address and protocol translation that allows service providers and enterprises to extend IPv4 network connectivity while simultaneously transitioning to IPv6 standards.

Thunder CGN

The award-winning A10 Thunder CGN® proactively solves IPv4 address exhaustion to overcome the challenges associated with the rapid increase of IP address demands for internet-connected devices and BYOD roll out. Thunder CGN delivers advanced features to help service providers and enterprises extend IPv4 connectivity, transition to IPv6 and reduce TCO.

As network addressing and IPv6 transition architectures can vary greatly across and within an organization, customers need a solution that provides the broadest support for industry standards and meets different IP address and protocol translation requirements simultaneously.

Thunder CGN enhances your infrastructure security and availability to ensure your applications remain addressable and
operate transparently through address translation with multiple mechanisms, such as integrated DDoS protection for NAT pools and application layer gateways (ALG).

Built on A10’s market-proven Advanced Core Operating System (ACOS®), Thunder CGN delivers performance scalability up to 300 Gbps and offers the broadest range of form factors (physical, virtual and bare metal) for deployment flexibility.

Your dedicated A10 Networks experts

Infradata is an award-winning A10 Networks Affinity Global Partner with advanced specialties, and the distinction of multiple certified engineers on staff. Our engineers are recognized by A10 Networks as technical experts and advocates of A10 Networks’ solutions. That means you can count on Infradata for the technical know-how and hands-on experience to accurately assess your business requirements, and design, implement, and manage a A10 Networks-based solution to suit your needs.

Infradata is an award-winning A10 Networks Partner and reseller. Our seasoned engineers deliver premium support and can execute projects on any scale.

Thunder CGN Features

Advanced CGNAT

CGNAT scales networks to overcome IPv4 exhaustion with NAT44(4) and ALGs to support network growth and seamless user experiences.

IPv6 Migration

Manage the IPv6 transition lifecycle with translation and tunneling protocols, such as NAT64/DNS64, DS-Lite, Lw4o6, 6rd and MAP-T.

Integrated DDoS Protection

Defend NAT IP address pools from targeted DDoS attacks for maximum service uptime.

Application Layer Gateway

Operate applications transparently with ALG support, including FTP, TFTP, RSTP, PPTP, SIP, ICMP, MGCP, DNS, H.323 and ESP.

Advanced Logging Features

Comprehensive, high-speed logging options help meet stringent compliance requirements.

Stateful Synchronization

Hitless failover ensures an uninterrupted user experience by maintaining session state.

Scale & Performance

Up to 300 Gbps of throughput and 512 million concurrent sessions in a single appliance.

Ready for SDN & NFV

On-demand software options with virtual or bare metal form factors, and integrates with OpenStack, SDN fabrics and NFV MANO.