x500 IoT gateway firewall

How the Lenze x500 series connects to the Cloud

The x500 uses outgoing port(s) to establish a secure connection to the X4 Cloud. This means there is no need to open any incoming ports in your firewall. How to grant the x500 access? Servers & domains Ports & protocols MAC or IP address filter How to grant the x500 access? Easy method: automatic updates You may create an exception in …

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Port forwarding

Port forwarding enables you to access the x500 IoT gateway’s LAN network (machine network) from inside the local corporate network. This way you can locally access the machine’s PLC, HMI, or other hardware, without having to set up a VPN connection first. How it works: when you are inside the local corporate network, you access the x500 IoT …

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What is and isn’t accessible?

the x500 IoT Gateway’s advanced built-in firewall completely separates its WAN network (company network) from its LAN network (machine network). It blocks all communication except for authorized and encrypted data verified by a valid identity certificate. This means that only authorized users can access the machine network via the X4 remote. How does it work? Remote accessibility …

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