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Check Point Consolidates Network Operating Systems with a Linux Base

Apr 17, 2012, 22:00 (0 Talkback[s])

""Today, we're finally integrating the two and creating the next generation unified secure OS, called GAiA," Check Point CEO, Gil Shwed said during an event announcing the new release. "GAiA is basically the best of IPS and the Secure Platform with a lot more things. It's got IPv6 and is fully 64-bit so it can take advantage of more performance and capacity to story more connections."

The bare-metal OS sitting underneath GAiA is Linux.

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