Openstack Public cloud – Flexible Engine

pfSense – Firewall with over 1 million active installations in enterprise IT infrastructures

Delivers advanced firewall, VPN, and routing functionality


pfSense software delivers advanced firewall, VPN, and routing functionality in your cloud-based infrastructure with features including intrusion detection and prevention, load balancing, traffic shaping, GeoIP blocking, dual-stack IPv4 and IPv6 support, DHCP and DNS server, Domain Name blacklisting, multiple VPN tunnels using IPsec and OpenVPN, web content filtering, and more.

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pfSense Community Edition is free of cost. Only consumption is billed.

Deployment Process

To create a pfSense image in your Cloud environment, please follow these steps below:

  • Log in to your Flexible Engine account
  • Select the Elastic CloudServer in Computing services
  • Then click Create ECS
  • Select any flavor with minimum 1vCPU and 1GB RAM
  • To select the image, click on Public Image and filter through Other field to choose pfSense 2.4.5

For instructions on how to set up pfSense in your Flexible Engine environment, refer to:

Deployment Guide


For further information, refer to:

pfSense Support