Nodegrid Gate SR

Open the door to smooth deployments and streamlined network management

If you need more capabilities at your NOC, or less mess at your branch offices, the Gate SR is the all-in-one solution you need. At your data center or remote locations, this workhorse connects you to dozens of physical assets while helping virtualize more of your network. Deploy fast, save time, and cut CAPEX & OPEX with the appliance that streamlines network management.


  • Quickly set up all your solutions using one powerful box
  • Get plug-n-play deployments with zero touch provisioning
  • Virtualize more functions & cut your stack with an all-in-one device

Nodegrid Gate SR – Video Overview

Your gateway to power & efficiency

Get effortless deployments by connecting dozens of assets to a single box, including PoE IoT devices. Virtualize your environment, host third-party applications, and control everything (even device power) thanks to remote out-of-band management. Weighing in at just two pounds, the Gate SR is the perfect platform for consolidated infrastructure management.

Get more right out of the Gate

The Gate SR is a powerful & flexible platform, featuring a multi-core Intel CPU and 64-bit Linux OS. Offering more than two-dozen ports and additional compute power, this compact powerhouse enables you to run more applications, Docker containers, and VNFs than competing solutions.

Do you need to quickly deploy a remote site and an array of devices?

Set up Gate SR with zero touch provisioning to automatically configure appliances, even IoT devices like thermal sensors, cameras, environmental monitors, & more.

Do you need to reduce MTTR at your most busy data center or branch location?

Deploy your Gate SR for in-depth, remote out-of-band management of your entire stack.


  • Nodegrid OS for direct 3rd-party app hosting, VNFs, & Docker & Kubernetes containers
  • Nodegrid Manager — use your browser for fast, secure access to your network
  • Zero touch provisioning to automatically deploy dozens of devices
  • Proactive monitoring & alerting to prevent downtime
  • Optimized for remote out-of-band management, SASE, & SD-Branch



  • Dozens of ports for connecting all your devices, including IoT via PoE
  • More storage thanks to available 128GB Solid State Drive
  • Wi-Fi ready via internal card or PoE Access Point
  • Routing and switching capabilities to further reduce your stack
  • Two, dual-SIM 4G/LTE cellular failover slots to prevent downtime
dc resilience 650 x 400

Network down?

Nodegrid’s cellular failover has you covered

The Nodegrid SR family’s advanced cellular module delivers backup connectivity that’s reliable, fast, & automatic.

  • Get global coverage via 4G LTE & 3G fallback
  • Make business unstoppable with blazing Cat-12 speeds
  • Save your peace of mind thanks to 4x carrier redundancy

Pre-Validated Virtualized Network Functions ready to deploy on Nodegrid

Deploy Nodegrid SR devices and get seamless customization with these pre-validated apps. Virtualize for what you need, from efficient SD-WAN & firewall applications, to right-fit guest OS & management solutions.

We’re always adding more, so take your pick and let Nodegrid do the rest.

  • Secure, fast and consistent deployments across your branches with the ZPE Cloud
  • Software Defined Networking, Network Function Virtualization, Guest OS, Kubernetes, and Docker capabilities
  • Minimizes MTTR, downtime and expenses with secure, centralized remote device access & control
  • Increases site reliability with open industry standard hardware, and easy-to-use software
  • Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP) for fast and easy setup in remote locations
  • Integrates with ZPE Cloud and ZPE Systems Nodegrid Manager vendor-neutral, unified management solution
  • Direct Linux shell, HTML5 cross-device web access and command line interface
  • Modern 64-bit Linux Kernel for fast security patching and widespread software availability
  • Kubernetes and Docker-optimized for quick, flexible script and application integration
  • Extended Automation based on actionable real-time data
  • Failover to 4G/LTE modem
  • Gateway and multi-routing table capability
  • SSL VPN and IPsec
  • DHCP server – extra IPs for your remote site or replace your current router altogether
  • Firewall – built in and turns on with a checkbox
  • Secure – selectable encrypted cryptographic protocols and cypher suite levels, configuration checksum™
  • Power control and monitoring – get alerts on suboptimal IT device health before malfunctions occur and solve problems automatically
  • Orchestration – Puppet, Chef, Ansible, RESTful and ZPE Cloud
  • Wi-Fi hotspot ready via internal card or add your AP (Access Point) via PoE+ port
  • High density and flexibile interfaces for greater connectivity
Nodegrid Gate SR serves as a perfect solution to keeping remote BRANCH locations functioning properly. With the ZPE Cloud, deploying and provisioning your remote devices is fast, consistent and secure. Nodegrid Gate SR allows for 24 x 7 remote present at the EDGE of the network. With the ability to add Wi-Fi connectivity and 4G LTE failover, locations without IT personnel on staff are just a simple session away from resolution.
Hardware Specifications
CPU Multi-core Intel x86_64bit CPU
Memory & Storage
8-32GB of DDR4 DRAM, 32GB Hardware EncryptedSSD
Interfaces 8 x RJ45 Serial ports
2 x SFP+ (10G)
1 x Gigabit (10/100/1000BT) Ethernet interfaces on RJ45
4 x Gigabit (10/100/1000BT) Ethernet interfaces on RJ45 with Built-in Switch
4 x PoE+ Gigabit (10/100/1000BT) Ethermet interfaces on RJ45 with Built-in Switch
2 x GPIO Port
1 x Digital Out Port
1 x Relay Port
2 x USB 3.0 Host on Type A
2 x USB 2.0 Hosts on Type A
1 x Wi-Fi – optional
2 x Cellular Slots with Dual SIM – Optional
1 x HDMI port
Software Specifications
Port Access Direct access by port name, TCP port, device name and IPv4/IPv6
High performance port login: <1 sec on SSH, <3 sec on Telnet
1,000+ simultaneous sessions
Port sharing
Command line interface (CLI)
Port custom field support, port icon configuration, port search
Device clustering across multiple Nodegrid units
Break-over SSH support
System Management Extensible automated control based on actionable real-time data
Web GUI management portal, command line interface (CLI), Linux root shell
Zero Touch Provisioning for configuration and firmware updates
Multiple and customizable user levels of access
Auto-discovery via network scan
NTP support, global time zone support
Orchestration Integration: Puppet, Chef, Ansible, RESTful, ZPE Cloud, and Nodegrid Manager
Access Protocols HTTPS, SSHv1 and SSHv2, optional HTTP and Telnet
Device View Options Tree, Table, Geo Map, Node and WEB with search capability
Integrates with ZPE Cloud
Security X.509 SSH certificate support, 4096-bit encryption keys
Selectable cryptographic protocols for SSH and HTTPS (TLSv1.2, TLSv1.1, TLSv1)
Selectable cypher suite levels: high, medium, low, custom
SSL VPN – Client and Server
IPsec with support for multi sites

Local, AD/LDAP, RADIUS, TACACS+, Kerberos authentication
Local, backup-user authentication support
User-access lists per port
Group/role-based authorization: AD/LDAP, RADIUS, TACACS+
Fine grain and role based access control
Firewall – IP packet and security filtering, IP forwarding support
MD5 / SHA System Configuration Checksum™
System event syslog and data logs
Custom security settings
Strong password enforcement
Operating System Built-in 64-bit Linux kernel (Nodegrid OS)
Infrastructure Specifications
Power 36V-75 VDC dual power input (redundant)
Power consumption 45W typical
AC Power adapter (add-on), 100-240V~, 1.2A, 50-60Hz, Operating temperature: -25 to 60° C
Physical Front-Rear mounting brackets
Size (L x W x H): 241.3 x 260.35 x 44.45 mm (9.5 x 10.25 x 1.75 in)
Weight: .9 kg (2 lb)
Shipping weight: 3.6 kg (8.0 lb)
Shipping (L x W x H): 349.25 x 374.65 x 177.8mm (13.75 x 14.75 x 7 in)
Environmental Operation: 0 to 60° C (32 to 140° F), 5-95% RH, non-cond.
Storage: -20 to 67° C (-4 to 153° F), 5-95% RH, non-cond.


Nodegrid Gate SR Model Description
GSR-T8-BASE Nodegrid Gate SR – Base Model – 8 RJ45 Serial rolled, 5 ETH, 4PoE+, 2 SFP+, X86_64, Multi-Cores, 8GB DDR4, 32GB iSLC SATADOM
GSR-T8-UPG1 Nodegrid Gate SR – Upgraded Model – 8 RJ45 Serial rolled, 5 ETH, 4PoE+, 2 SFP+, X86_64, Multi-Cores, 8GB DDR4, 128GB iSLC SATADOM
Accessory Description
GSR-PSU 54VDC external 100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz power adapter
PCI-WIFI-B Mini PCI Wi-Fi with dual antennas and cables
M2-CELL-C M.2 Cellular – 4G/LTE with dual-SIM slots, antennas and cables
GSR-SATA SATA Storage Expansion Kit (HDD/SDD not included)