Cisco Umbrella Review

Affordable, easy to use, with good visibility


What is our primary use case?

We use Cisco Umbrella for protecting the web surfing channel.

When users are accessing the internet, mainly for web surfing,  Umbrella will protect the access to the internet.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is the ease of use.

It's very Robust.

It offers good visibility for the Administrator. The administrator has full visibility of what is blocked or has the knowledge of where users go when they are surfing the internet.

What needs improvement?

I would like to see more integrability with other products.

If I could take this information and integrate it with other products, it would be beneficial.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Cisco Umbrella for two years.

We are using the latest version.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

We have no issues with the stability of the Cisco Umbrella.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Cisco Umbrella is a scalable product.

We have 100 users in our organization who are using this solution.

How are customer service and technical support?

Technical support is fine.

How was the initial setup?

For us, the installation was very easy. 

We had the option of using the on-premises device, which would give you better visibility, but we didn't use it. This choice made the installation very easy.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The licensing fee is paid on a yearly basis.

The price is okay. I don't have any issues with the price of the Cisco Umbrella.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution to others.

I would rate Cisco Umbrella an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

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