Azure Firewall Valuable Features
The most valuable feature is the integration into the overall cloud platform. The orchestration is very easy using automation with APIs and scripts.
Owner at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees
The most valuable features of the product are its great security and connectivity.
The solution has many useful features. For example, the solution allows users to create virtual IP addresses.View full review »
Cloud Architect at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees
The ability to provide better control of the traffic is the solution's most valuable aspect.
The solution is stable.
The solution can autoscale.
The initial setup is pretty easy.
Technical support has been good to us so far.View full review »
Technical Architect at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
The solution provides a good link to Azure and SQL servers.View full review »
Manager - Network & Security at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
The Layer four features are okay and meet my business needs.
Security is playing a vital role these days, and the layer seven features such as IPS and malware protection are helpful in that regard.
The interface is fair and has not given us any challenges.View full review »
High availability is built in, so no additional load balancers are required and there's nothing you need to configure
Azure Firewall can be configured during deployment to span multiple Availability Zones for increased availability
You can limit outbound HTTP/S traffic or Azure SQL traffic (preview) to a specified list of fully qualified domain names (FQDN) including wild cards. This feature doesn't require TLS termination.
You can centrally create allow or deny network filtering rules by source and destination IP address, port, and protocol. Azure Firewall is fully stateful, so it can distinguish legitimate packets for different types of connections
Threat intelligence -based filtering can be enabled for your firewall to alert and deny traffic from/to known malicious IP addresses and domains
Inbound Internet network traffic to your firewall public IP address is translated (Destination Network Address Translation) and filtered to the private IP addresses on your virtual networks.View full review »
Scalability, multi-zone and FQDN TAgs.View full review »
I like its order management feature. It doesn't have the kind of threat intelligence that Palo Alto has, but the order management makes it much simpler to know the difference.View full review »
Consultant at a manufacturing company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Performance and stability are the key features of this product, but the reasonable cost is also an important positive factor.