AlienVault Competitors and Alternatives

The top AlienVault competitors are
  • Splunk
  • IBM QRadar
  • Fortinet FortiSIEM (AccelOps)
  • ELK Logstash
  • LogRhythm NextGen SIEM
  • Graylog
  • ArcSight
  • SolarWinds LEM
Read reviews of AlienVault competitors and alternatives
Kevin Merolla
Real User
Security Manager at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Oct 26 2017

What is most valuable?

The ability for me to go into the Web UI, and just learn what's going on in my environment. Being able to go in and... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The benefits are almost innumerable. You can't know anything unless you are capturing the data. Once you are capturing... more»

What needs improvement?

My biggest challenge always come back to log sources. We are a manufacturing company, so we have a lot of old stuff,... more»

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

Definitely do a PoC. * Get an appliance in your system and your company. * Get your PoC guys to sign their CTU. * Then,... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

LogRhythm is the first SIEM that my company has ever owned. They never owned one before, and it took a lot of... more»

What other advice do I have?

I have seen the features that are coming in 7.3, and they look incredible. It has far exceeded what I thought it was... more»
reviewer634779
Consultant
Security Intelligence at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Mar 29 2017

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature that we found, especially this year, was the ability to build apps over it. Basically, the platform has opened up and we can now customize it, as per our... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We are using QRadar to solve our business problems and the IT operation requirements. We are fine tuning the processes that are laid from the InfoSec perspective, such as to detect... more»

What needs improvement?

In future versions, the various features that we would like to see are pretty much in line with what QRadar is coming up with, like this IBM QRadar UBA version 2.0 or support for... more»

What other advice do I have?

It should be implemented by the best professionals available within IBM. It is really important to have a clean base installation, so that you can build things on the top of it.... more»
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Splunk
Michael Linde
Real User
Senior Network Security Engineer at a media company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Apr 25 2018

What is most valuable?

The correlation searches dashboard and provide me a quick birds-eye view of my most important concerns.

How has it helped my organization?

Splunk has enabled us to utilize many different data sources and is easy-to-use. It has a rapid response search environment in the event of an incident.

What needs improvement?

ES is very powerful, but it requires a mature security posture at the company to take advantage of it currently. The use cases provided by Splunk are a good starting point, but... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We were using a different SIEM, which was old-fashioned and very structured.

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