The NetScreen-500 is a purpose-built, security system designed to provide a flexible, high performance solution for medium and large enterprise central sites and service providers. The NetScreen-500 security system integrates firewall, DoS, VPN and traffic management functionality in a low-profile, modular chassis. It provides high levels of total throughput for firewall and VPN plus support for virtual systems and security zones. Combined with a flexible and resilient hardware architecture incorporating modular physical interfaces, redundant power supplies, fans and high availability interfaces, the NetScreen-500 exceeds most enterprises typical traffic conditions. It is well suited to match the peak load and strong deterrence requirements of the most demanding environments.