Juniper SRX Review

Stability in a heavy Microsoft environment could be better, but fast packet mover is a valuable feature.


What is most valuable?

Fast packet mover, uptime.

What needs improvement?

Stability in a heavy Microsoft environment, RPC communication.

For how long have I used the solution?

5 years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

Numerous deplyoment issues, very early product at the time.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Numerous deployment issues, very early product at the time.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

No scalability issues at all, very good for scalability.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

Very impressive, but you have to know the inner workings of JTAC.

Technical Support:

Very impressive, but you have to know the inner workings of JTAC. Juniper has a very effective 24/7 Follow The Sun.

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

Juniper SSG, switched because of capacity and change of focus from Juniper.

What other advice do I have?

Be aware if you need RPC. Out of 18 software versions only 2 has been without issues with RPC.

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