Quantum Spark 1500, 1600 and 1800 Appliance Series Overview

1500 Appliances

Quantum Spark1500 appliance series includes the 1530, 1550, 1570, 1590, and 1570R appliances. These appliances support the Check Point Software Blade architecture and provide independent modular security building blocks. You can quickly enable and configure the Software Blades to meet your specific security needs.

Quantum Spark 1530, 1550, 1570, 1590, and 1570R appliances deliver integrated unified threat management to protect your organization from today's emerging threats. Based on proven Check Point security technologies such as Stateful Inspection, Application Intelligence, and SMART (Security Management Architecture), the appliances provides simplified deployment while delivering uncompromising levels of security.

These appliances run an embedded version of the Gaia operating system. The appliances include core configuration elements such as clish interface, SNMPv2/3 and routing stack implementations. In addition to the Gaia features, Embedded Gaia contains support for built-in network switches, wireless networks, 4G LTE Internet connectivity, multiple Internet connections (more than 2) in High Availability or Load Sharing mode, Policy Based Routing, and DDNS support. Quick deployment with USB is supported for all appliances, and with SD card and Dual SIM card for the 1570 / 1590 appliances. For more information, see the 1500 appliance series product page.

This guide describes all aspects that apply to the Quantum Spark 1530 / 1550, 1570R, and 1570 / 1590 Appliances.

1600 and 1800 Appliances

The Quantum Spark 1600 / 1800 Security Appliances, part of the new 1600 / 1800 Appliance family, deliver enterprise-grade security, run the R80 code base in an all-in-one security solution to protect Medium Business employees, network and data from cyber-theft.

The 1600 / 1800 Security Gateways offer integrated, multi-layered security in a 1U form factor, a high performance platform which is easy and simple to configure and manage. The Security Gateway offers firewall, VPN, Anti-Virus, Application Visibility and Control, URL Filtering, Email Security, and SandBlast Zero-Day Protection.

Quantum Spark 1600 / 1800 Security Appliances can be managed either locally in a Web interface, or centrally by means of a cloud-based Quantum Spark Security Management Portal (Quantum Spark Portal).

Note - Some topics only apply to specific appliances or models.



Appliance Homepage

1530 / 1550

V-80 Wired, V-80W WiFi


1570 / 1590

V-81 Wired, V-81W WiFi, V-81WL WiFi-LTE, V-81WD WiFi-DSL



V-81R, V-81WLR



V-82 (wired only)



V-83 (wired only)


For front, side, and back panel details for each appliance, see the relevant Getting Started Guide.

Review these materials before doing the procedures in this guide:

See the SMB R80.20.50 home page.