NORCO introduced the FW-1109 network security appliance. The 1U barebone system features six LAN ports, two dual channel 1066/1333MHz DIMMs (up to 16GB), VGA, RJ45 console, three USB 2.0 ports, CF, and two Sata 2.0 ports. The NORCO FW-1109 supports the LGA1155 Intel Ivy/Sandy Bridge Core i7/i5/i3, Intel Pentium G850, and Intel Celeron G540 processors. Chipset options include the Intel H61, Q67/Q77, and C206. The network security system is ideal for SSL VPN, link load balancing, IDP/IPS, bandwidth manager, firewall, anti-spyware, network access control, web filter, anti-virus, core switch, server load balancing, anti-spam, and instant message filtering applications.