Sophos XG Review

Provides quality threat protection


What is our primary use case?

Our clients from the governmental and enterprise sectors have multiple use cases for this product. 

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature of this product is threat protection. Filtering and web protection are important as well. 

What needs improvement?

Sophos XG's web server protection and log viewer could improve. They should also introduce sandboxing. 

For how long have I used the solution?

I have about five years of experience with this solution. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution's stability is fine. 

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

There is not much flexibility or scalability with this solution. 

How are customer service and technical support?

The Sophos XG technical support is good. 

How was the initial setup?

Sophos XG deployment is easy and rapid. 

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Most of our clients that end up choosing Sophos XG also consider Fortinet. However, Sophos XG has a better user interface. It is also better with managing users, updates, and integrating with Active Directory. 

What other advice do I have?

Before deciding on this product, it's important to evaluate the price of the network. 

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
**Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Integrator
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