Sophos UTM Review

Simple to use, good technical support, but not scalable

What is our primary use case?

The primary use of the solution is to create a firewall, web filters, and load balance. We also use it as an IPS.

What is most valuable?

What I like about the solution is the ease of use.

What needs improvement?

In the next release, the solution should contain an administration security user to access the interface.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have used the solution for one year. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The solution is not scalable. In my organization, we have approximately 500 employees using it.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support of the solution is good.

How was the initial setup?

The installation of the solution is easy. It can be finalized in approximately five hours. 

What about the implementation team?

The deployment of the solution was completed by a consultant. We have three technicians and two administrators that oversee the solution. 

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

It is necessary to pay for a licence to use the solution, but it is not very expensive. 

What other advice do I have?

I will continue to use and recommend the solution.

I rate Sophos UTM a seven out of ten. 

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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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