Non business customer obtain PanOS downloads?

Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Non business customer obtain PanOS downloads?

L1 Bithead

We use two PaloAlto PA-220 firewalls at my work place, and I have been so amazingly impressed   by the GUI interface and all the reporting tools on PA devices (especially the  Application Command Center ), I was considering piking up a 2nd hand PaloAlto PA-820 or PA-850 from eBay and using it at home with my existing Cisco SG-350X-24P Switch.

Basically I want the ACC feature at home and the ability to "firewall" on the   application level that my current Draytek router does not give me.


However I am  concerned about the following:


1) As a non business customer at home, will I be able to obtain PanOS downloads? I have already seen I can't register with my gmail address, not that is a direct issue for me.


2) How much would this cost if possible? I don't mind paying if it is reasonable.



Regards: Elliott.



Cyber Elite
Cyber Elite

2nd hand devices can be recertified and licenced so you get all the goodies you need

A pa220 is relatively cheap to run at home but a 800 may be a little pricey

You'll need to get in touch with a.local sales team to get a quote

Tom Piens
PANgurus - Strata specialist; config reviews, policy optimization

Thanks, the issue with the PA-220 for me though is it does not have gigabit   firewall throughput.


Do you have to take out a support contract to access downloads, or can you simply signup  and pay to access PanOS downloads?


How much would PanOS downloads cost for the PA-820 per year roughly?

A support contract is the bare minimum to get access to downloads. They cover the software license 

You'll need to ask a quote from your sales guys, I don't know what pricing you're looking at for a 800

Tom Piens
PANgurus - Strata specialist; config reviews, policy optimization


Like what you see?

Show your appreciation!

Click Like if a post is helpful to you or if you just want to show your support.

Click Accept as Solution to acknowledge that the answer to your question has been provided.

The button appears next to the replies on topics you’ve started. The member who gave the solution and all future visitors to this topic will appreciate it!

These simple actions take just seconds of your time, but go a long way in showing appreciation for community members and the LIVEcommunity as a whole!

The LIVEcommunity thanks you for your participation!