- Flexible enough to handle everything we could want
- Configuration layout is easily understandable
- Allows for firewall rules to be programmed and named in a way that makes it “readable”
- VPN support and some anti-virus protection.
It would be nice if backups could more easily migrate between different models.
I did not encounter any issues with stability.
No scalability issues, but communications is severely limited in our case by design.
They were our first firewalls on site.
It does require someone knowledgeable in routing, firewall rules, and these firewalls in particular. Once it is set up, they are easy to modify and maintain.
It is difficult as an end-user to setup continuing license contracts. It is possible to do between emails and their website, but it is practically impossible to find a phone number to call anyone directly.
We considered SonicWall .
It is an excellent product and works extremely well. If it is set up in a logical way, it is very easy to understand and modify. It is highly recommended to have a service “expert” familiar with these to set it up initially with customer direction.