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Taradutt Pant
Real User
Founder at let's-ConnectIndia
Feb 21 2018

What is most valuable?

Live monitoring of what is happening inside and with the interfaces, either ingress or egress - this is a good feature... more»

How has it helped my organization?

I'm a network and cyber security consultant. This is not only for my offices, I have deployed it for many large... more»

What needs improvement?

It's a little bit complex in terms of handling. If you implement a change, there is a specific point where you have to... more»

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

Pricing and licensing are fine. It's worth the value because if I buy any other product, every four years I have to... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

I have used Cisco, Fortinet, Check Point, Palo Alto, Sophos Cyberoam, Dell SonicWall, and Juniper (both SRX and... more»

What other advice do I have?

When I initially started using it I was just an end-user, a technical consultant. And one of my customers said to me,... more»
EtienneLiebetrau
Real User
IT Infrastructure Architect at a retailer with 10,001+ employees
Jul 12 2017

What is most valuable?

The UTM/SG platform starts off with the basic functionality of being a good Firewall, adding the additional modules opens up the products set... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The Sophos UTM planform has allowed us to improve or implement the following security practices: * Details Web filtering and user access Control... more»

What needs improvement?

At Enterprise level the SUM (UTM Manager) needs to be updated to reflect all of the capabilities At the Reporting level for user internet... more»

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

The licensing options with virtual are great and scaling up and down is typically not an issue if you reseller is involved. Sometimes buying the... more»

What other advice do I have?

Sophos is a great security partner for any organization. Investing in their suite of products gives you a good cohesive strategy for security.... more»
Sergei Chernooki
Consultant
System Engineer at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Jul 19 2017

What is most valuable?

Cisco ASAs are great network firewalls and they can work for years after being configured. The best features are NAT,... more»

How has it helped my organization?

With ASAs, we can keep operational expenses as low as possible. Disaster risks should be observed as usual, but this is... more»

What needs improvement?

I would like to see new SW versions being more stable and HW performance increase. However, the new 2000 series has... more»

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

Basic features and IPs can work without subscriptions. All next-generation features require per-year payments.... more»

Which solutions did we use previously?

Some of my customers switched from ZyXel to Cisco and this is an obvious decision for me. It will be much harder to... more»

What other advice do I have?

All you need to succeed is careful design, professional setup, and a support contract.
Anonymous User
Real User
Deputy Chief Manager at a newspaper with 5,001-10,000 employees
Jun 26 2017

What do you think of Fortinet FortiGate?

How has it helped my organization?: It has given us improved security over the internet. • What is most valuable?: Ease of use, single console, Unified Threat Management (UTM) features. • What needs improvement?: NGN, reporting and controls. • What do I think about the stability of the solution?: We had some stability issues but we upgraded. • What do I think about the scalability of the solution?: There was a hardware limitation, affecting scalability. • How is customer service and technical support?: I would rate the technical support as 8/10. • Which solutions did we use previously?: We had a different solution in the organization arising from different OEMs and this solution was chosen with consideration of requirements and costs. • How was the...

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