Check Point UTM-1 Reviews

3.8 out of 5 stars
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IT Security Assistant Manager at a financial services firm with 1,001-5,000 employees

What is most valuable?

Check Point is the brand that invented customer centricity when it comes to network security. SmartDashboard was there before many competitors were pushing administrators to the CLI, even for the simplest tasks. The ability to create a... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Successful implementation of central management allows my organization, which might be considered over-segmented with lots of firewalls, to make firewall changes easier and track possible problems faster.

What needs improvement?

The speed of the management interface needs improvement. It is known by many professionals that hardware resource usage increases almost exponentially when using more than just one security blade. Security rule-creation logic, which so far... more»
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Real User
IT Manager at a government with 5,001-10,000 employees
Jul 03 2017

What do you think of Check Point UTM-1?

Valuable Features The most important features are performance and ease of management. • Improvements to My Organization The solution helped in the identification and categorization of access and provided a high index of traffic analysis. • Room for Improvement I would like to see improvements in the report area. Some features should be integrated and not licensed separately. • Use of Solution We have been using this solution for seven years. • Stability Issues I did not encounter any issues with stability. • Scalability Issues I did not encounter any issues with scalability. • Customer Service and Technical Support I would give technical support a rating of seven out of 10. • Previous Solutions We used other solutions before this one. We switched...
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Systems Administrator at a tech services company
Jun 29 2017

What do you think of Check Point UTM-1?

Valuable Features IPSec VPN is valuable for us. We have quite a few remote sites that need access to our core data network. It is easy to set up and use. • Improvements to My Organization It has given us the ability to securely connect remote office sites to our Core Data Network over ISP DPLC Circuits. • Room for Improvement Memory and processing power: These devices are strictly for small business applications. • Use of Solution We have been using the solution for about five years. • Stability Issues We never had any issues with the stability of these products. • Scalability Issues We did not encounter any issues with scalability. • Customer Service and Technical Support I would give the technical support team a rating of 8/10. • Previous Solutions ...

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Check Point UTM-1 Questions

Oct 04 2017
Which is the best and why? Comparisons would be appreciated.
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Matthew TitcombeI have worked on PA, CP, & Fortinet. I found Fortinet to be the most... more»
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John CrabtreeAre you limiting the results are a specific reason? The larger question... more»
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TeresaHi, It's very hard to compare brand name of firewalls and you did not... more»

What is Check Point UTM-1?

Check Point UTM-1 delivers proven, best-in-class security ideal for use in industrial Ethernet and SCADA environments. Robust performance and central management provide unmatched value in a simple, all-in-one solution.
Check Point UTM-1 customers
AccessIT Group Inc., Accuvant, Cadre Computer Resources Inc., Compuquip Technologies Inc, Dimension Data North America Inc., Forsythe Solutions Group, Gotham Technology Group LLC, GuidePoint Security LLC, Iovations, IPS
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