pfSense Review

We've found multiple features, such as multi-WAN capability and dynamic DNS, valuable, but the load balancing of multiple networks could be improved.

What is most valuable?

  • Firewall
  • State Table
  • Network Address Translation (NAT)
  • High Availability
  • Multi-WAN
  • Server Load Balancing
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN)
  • PPPoE Server
  • Reporting and Monitoring Applications
  • Dynamic DNS
  • Captive Portal
  • DHCP Server and Relay

How has it helped my organization?

The reporting and monitoring applications improve our organization.

What needs improvement?

Load balancing of multiple networks

For how long have I used the solution?

3 Year

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

Compatibility Issues

What do I think about the stability of the solution?


What do I think about the scalability of the solution?


How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:


Technical Support:


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


How was the initial setup?


What about the implementation team?


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

pfSense software has the flexibility to integrate into wide area on a worldwide range of hardware. Among all monitoring and firewalls application. I haven't see powerful tools like PfSense.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
More pfSense reviews from users
...who work at a Comms Service Provider
...who compared it with Sophos XG
Learn what your peers think about pfSense. Get advice and tips from experienced pros sharing their opinions. Updated: July 2021.
521,637 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Add a Comment
ITCS user