Sophos UTM Review

It is a good source for IDS and IPS

What is our primary use case?

Our primary use case of this solution is IDS and IPS. We also use it for application availability. 

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is the IPS. It also protects us from malware. 

What needs improvement?

The solution could be improved by adding cloud soundboxing.

For how long have I used the solution?

Less than one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The stability is OK. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The scalability is not something I have experience with because our organization is pretty lean.

How is customer service and technical support?

I have not used technical support. 

How was the initial setup?

It was easy to set up and quite straightforward.

What other advice do I have?

When considering a new solution, I always make sure that there is good technical support. Also, the pricing is an important aspect.

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

Sophos UTM has offered cloud sandboxing for several years. Sandstorm matured in 2017 and now would be a valuable addition to your company's security.