Netgate 1537

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The hardware includes the latest version of pfSense+ (preinstalled).

Netgate 1537 1U

Memory: 8GB RAM + 500GB M.2 SSD Storage (Base)


Netgate Support: TAC Lite (Free)

Netgate Support

Initial setup of LanCologne: Without configuration

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The Netgate® 1537 Security Gateway with pfSense® Plus software is ideal for medium to large data centers or server rooms. It features a 1.7 GHz, 8-core, 16-thread Intel® Xeon® D-1537 processor with AES-NI, two 10 Gbps SFP+ ports and two 1 Gbps RJ-45 ports. TheCPIC-8955Cryptographic Accelerator CardwithQAT (QuickAssist Technology) can be added to offload encryption processing for improved VPN throughput performance. Other expansion options include a 2- or 4-port Intel 10 GbE card for additional SFP+ ports or a 4-port Intel 1 GbE card for additional RJ45 ports. RAID configurations and high availability options make the Netgate 1537 an excellent choice for high throughput and/or mission critical deployment requirements.

Equipped with an Eight Core Intel Xeon® 1.7 GHz, upgradeable memory of up to 32 GB and expandable network interfaces (up to 8 ports), the Netgate 1537 achieves routing performance of up to 18.8 Gbps.

L3 Forwarding

  • IPERF3 traffic: 18.80 Gbps
  • IMIX traffic: 15.22 Gbps


(10k ACLs)

  • IPERF3 traffic: 18.62 Gbps
  • IMIX traffic: 10.24 Gbps


(AES-GCM-128 w/QAT)

  • IPERF3 traffic: 7.12 Gbps
  • IMIX traffic: 1.65 Gbps

Netgate 1537 performance tests performed with pfSense plus software version 22.01

CPU: Eight Core Intel Xeon® 1.7 GHz, with AES-NI compatibility, significantly improves encrypted throughput and increases RAM performance by up to 50%.

Network ports: The Netgate 1537 is expandable up to 8 network ports and features (2) 10 GbE SFP+ WAN/LAN over SoC, (2) 1 GbE LAN/WAN over Intel i350-AM2 and support for a 4-port Intel 1 GbE RJ45 or a 2- or 4-port X710 Intel 10 GbE SFP+ expansion card.

Storage:500 GB M.2 SSD

Memory: 8 GB DDR4 (expandable to 32 GB ECC), DDR4 memory enables more stable, higher transfer rates for memory-intensive applications (e.g. IDS/IPS). Our hardware flexibility allows you to upgrade your memory to 32 GB at any time, future-proofing this appliance.

pfSense Plus software delivers the performance, flexibility, reliability and business security expected from leading secure network applications:

  • Up to 10 Gbit/s performance
  • Flexible options for third-party applications
  • Traditional management mechanisms
  • Proven reliability
  • Comprehensive support for securing business

At a fraction of the cost of proprietary alternatives, pfSense Plus software is the perfect answer. Popular use cases for pfSense Plus include load balancing, traffic shaping, captive portal, UTM device, DNS/DHCP server, IDS/IPS, transparency caching proxy, web content filtering, failover WAN and more.

Technical specifications

Here you will find the most important technical data about the product. If you have any questions, you can always contact our customer service.


Intel "Xeon-DE" D-1537, 1.7 GHz FCBGA 1667 supports SoC AES/NI

CPU Cores

8 Cores, 16 Threads, 35W


2x 10G SFP+ LAN via SoC 2x 1GbE RJ45 LAN via Intel® i350-AM2 1x IPMI RJ45 Dedicated Port


256GB Micron M.2 SSD




1x PCI-E 3.0 x 16 slot, can support crypto offload with CPIC card
M.2 PCI-E 3.0 x4 (SATA support) M Key 2242/2280
6x SATA3 (6 Gbps) ports via SoC

console port

1x VGA Port

USB Ports

2x USB 3.0 ports (rear)
2x USB 2.0 ports (via header)


Power LED
Hard drive activity LED
2x Network activity LEDs
System Overheat LED
Information LED (temp., status)


1x BMC integrated ASPEED AST2400
1x IPMI RJ45 Dedicated Port (Realtek RTL8201N PHY)
1x VGA Port (Aspeed AST2400)
1x SuperDOM power connector
1x COM
Headers for TPM, GPIO, SMbus

form factor

Standard 19″ 1U rack mount


200W Low-noise PS with PFC: Active CPU fan, 40mm chassis fan

power adapter

Internal 240/120VAC -> 12VDC
IEC connector C13 power cord


0°C to 60°C operating temp
8% to 90% Operating Relative Humidity (non-condensing)

power consumption




Netgate Support TAC Lite included
Netgate Support TAC Professional and TAC Enterprise can be added at additional cost
All support services are provided by Netgate USA.
LanCologne is only a reseller in selling the Service.

Advantages of the Netgate 1537


  • No artificial restrictions or additional programs are required to make your system fully functional.
  • No additional usage or feature based pricing. Enjoy unlimited users, unlimited firewall rules, unlimited IPsec tunnels, dual WAN, etc.
  • Standard configuration with 8 GB RAM and 500 GB SSD.
  • Low power consumption to save you money.
  • This system is designed for a long period of use.


  • From firewalls to unified threat management, you get all the security features you need to protect your home or business.
  • Flexible configuration and support for multi-WAN, high availability, VPN, load balancing, reporting and monitoring, etc.
  • Add optional packages such asSnortorSuricataforIDS/IPS and network security monitoring,Squidforoptimized content delivery, andSquidGuardforanti-spam/anti-phishing and URL filtering. 1
  • Maximum active connections: 8,000,000 (16,000,000 with 16 GB RAM)


  • Manage pfSense Plus software settings through our web-based GUI.
  • No fiddling with a command line interface or typing obscure commands.


  • Connect between your offices via encrypted virtual private networks (VPN), let mobile workers connect securely, or connect to the cloud!
  • Use the built-in Amazon VPC wizard to easily establish VPN connections to your Amazon EC2 cloud.


  • Medium to large networks with 1U rack-mount cabinets
  • Medium to large branch offices with a high load
  • Managed Service Providers (MSP) / Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) Vor-Ort-Anwendung
  • Company
  • Anyone with high-speed 10 Gigabit and/or 1 Gigabit connections.
  • Anyone with many VPN connections
  • People with high-speed connections who want to configure IDS/IPS functions



pfSense Plus software is a powerful firewall, router and VPN solution based on a number of highly regarded open source projects. The software effectively competes with far more expensive commercial alternatives and is used by hundreds of thousands of businesses, educational institutions and government agencies around the world. Leading features and capabilities for secure networking include:

  • Ad Blocker (pfBlockerNG)
  • Unencrypted portal
  • CARP / HA
  • DNS server
  • DHCP server
  • HTTP transparent / Web / Reverse Proxy (Squid)
  • IP / Country Block List (pfBlocker)
  • Package capture / inspection
  • Port forwarding
  • QOS / rate limiter
  • Software load balancer (HA proxy)
  • Traffic monitoring
  • Traffic logging, statistics and charts
  • Traffic design
  • VLAN
  • Wake-on-LAN
  • Website Blocker (pfBlocker)

Learn more about the power of pfSense Plus software.