Cisco ASA Firewall Review

I love its CLI mode of working, it gives plenty of information with single line of command.

What is most valuable?

I love its CLI mode of working, it gives plenty of information with a single line of command.

This feature allows its administrator to perform advanced level tasks with much ease.

How has it helped my organization?

These products provide much stability which, in return, any organization demands to run its functions properly and smoothly.

What needs improvement?

This product lacks in GUI format; that needs to be more mature and composed.

For how long have I used the solution?

10 years +

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

No issues.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Rarely, due to software issues.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

As of now, no.

How are customer service and technical support?

Excellent but if non-Indian engineer is assigned.

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

We have almost 99% Cisco based infrastructure.

How was the initial setup?

Pretty straightforward.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Usually yes. We did like Huawei and Juniper.

What other advice do I have?

Cisco has done great job in introducing new features in their security product by acquiring specialized companies in the past. However, they still need to improve their unique feature products as they are in a challenger position, but not on top, at various product review portals.

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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