Check Point CloudGuard Network Security Review

This solution has provided the security that we were lacking on the cloud

What is our primary use case?

Our primary use case of this solution is cloud protection for MC65 Operating System, AWS, and Microsoft.

How has it helped my organization?

Right now, we have a hybrid infrastructure. We needed security on the cloud, and this solution has provided the security that we were lacking.

What is most valuable?

  • Traps prevention
  • Security on the cloud

What needs improvement?

The product can still grow.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is fast. It provides what we need at the moment, and it's still growing.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable. It's a cloud solution, so it's easy to implement and manage.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support is fair. I have had some good support technicians when I call in. 

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We were not on the cloud before. We're a big Check Point customer. Our secure perimeter is checkpoint, so we needed security for the cloud. So, it was a pretty easy decision right there. We evaluated other vendors, but it was easy decision.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup was straightforward, not complex.

What about the implementation team?

We did our own deployment. We used a reseller for buying the product, but not for the implementation.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We also looked at Cisco's cloud products since we have a lot of Cisco products.

What other advice do I have?

Look into it. I like how straightforward it is and simple it is to implement in the cloud. 

**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Partner.
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