- Application layer filtering
- Reputation based filtering
- DoS prevention
The UI has improved a lot over time.
In most cases, all products have room for improvement and in this particular case, I’d mention central management stability.
My personal experience with the product is six years.
HA configuration is a bit difficult for the first time.
It's very stable and mature.
I've never approached customer service with regards to this particular product.Technical Support:
I've never approached tech support with regards to this particular product.
I’ve been familiar with the product since its predecessor, Sidewinder G2 so have not made a switch, apart from upgrading to newer versions.
Initial set-up is straightforward except for high-availability and heartbeat VLAN set-up, I had issues with it, but these were solved eventually.
We used a mixed team and we were satisfied with the vendor's professional service.
Yes we did, but I cannot reveal the others we looked at.
It's a very functional and stable product if you're looking for a Layer 7 firewall with reputation filtering and encrypted traffic inspection.