Forescout Platform Review

The most valuable features for us include antivirus compliance monitoring and guest management.

Valuable Features

  • Guest management
  • Antivirus compliance monitoring
  • USB connection management

Improvements to My Organization

The bank has been able to manage host connection on the network, manage antivirus, and restrict the use of USB on the bank’s systems.

Room for Improvement

The patch management ability of the solution needs to be re-examined.

Use of Solution

We've used it for five years.

Deployment Issues

There have been no issues with the deployment.

Stability Issues

There have been no issues with the stability.

Scalability Issues

There have been no issues with scaling it.

Customer Service and Technical Support

Customer Service:

Customer service is above average.

Technical Support:

Technical support is above average.

Initial Setup

It's straightforward to set up.

Implementation Team

We used a vendor team alongside an in-house one.


The ROI is commensurate with the price.

Pricing, Setup Cost and Licensing

The product is expensive.

Other Advice

To get the best out of the solution, the organization’s networks team must be willing to take ownership and provide assistance where required. Use tools like Gigamon during deployment and avoid spanning directly from Cisco switches.

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