Check Point Power-1 vs. pfSense

Check Point Power-1 is ranked 30th in Firewalls vs pfSense which is ranked 4th in Firewalls with 24 reviews. The top reviewer of pfSense writes "It allows for both v1 and v2 IPSec configurations to secure your connections". Check Point Power-1 is most compared with Zscaler Web Security, Sophos XG and Cisco Firepower NGFW. pfSense is most compared with Sophos UTM, OPNsense and Fortinet FortiGate.
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All costs are low compared to other solutions. The hardware is stable and cheap.There is no licensing fee except for the enterprise support, if you want it.This solution was about $150,000 cheaper than the closest competitor over a three year period.In comparison to a lot of other solutions, it's very inexpensive.It is a great solution that is economical. It scales so the cost per protected MB is almost free.It is a free solution.It is economical (i.e., free).From Sonic Wall, their price is much higher, because for every feature that you want to add, you have to pay. I can do the same things with pfSense, but everything is included in one price.

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Ranking
30th
out of 47 in Firewalls
Views
746
Comparisons
418
Reviews
0
Followers
204
Avg. Rating
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4th
out of 47 in Firewalls
Views
88,693
Comparisons
51,816
Reviews
24
Followers
2,661
Avg. Rating
8.8
Top Comparisons
Compared 22% of the time.
Compared 21% of the time.
Compared 15% of the time.
Compared 14% of the time.
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Overview
Check Point Power-1 is the first security appliance to provide simple and flexible field performance upgradability. It has world class performance up to 25 Gbps in convenient 2-U form factor and flexible multi-function security appliance provides expandability and investment protection.Providing comprehensive network security solutions for the enterprise, large business and SOHO, pfSense solutions bring together the most advanced technology available to make protecting your network easier than ever before. Our products are built on the most reliable platforms and are engineered to provide the highest levels of performance, stability and confidence.
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Sample Customers
Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Independence Care System, Hotel Nikko, Courtagen Life Sciences, Carmel PartnersNerds On Site Inc., RKC Development Inc., Expertech, Fisher's Technology, Ncisive, Consulting, CPURX, Vaughn's Computer House Calls, Imeretech LLC, Digital Crisis, Carolina Digital Phone, Technigogo Technology Services, The Simple Solution, SwiftecITInc, Rocky Mountain Tech Team, Free Range Geeks, Alaska Computer Geeks, Lark Information Technology, Renaissance Systems Inc., Cutting Edge Computers, Caretech LLC, GoVanguard, Network Touch Ltd, P.C. Solutions.Net, Vision Voice and Data Systems LLC, Montgomery Technologies, Techforce, Concero Networks, ASONInc, CPS Electronics and Consulting, Darkwire.net LLC, IT Specialists, MBS-Net Inc., VOICE1 LLC, Advantage Networking Inc., Powerhouse Systems, Doxa Multimedia Inc., Pro Computer Service, Virtual IT Services, A&J Computers Inc., Envision IT LLC, CommunicaONE Inc., Bone Computer Inc., Amax Engineering Corporation, QPG Ltd. Co., IT 101 Inc., Perfect Cloud Solutions, Applied Technology Group Inc., The Digital Sun Group LLC, Firespring
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REVIEWERS
University19%
Comms Service Provider14%
Healthcare Company10%
Energy/Utilities Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider15%
Manufacturing Company8%
Financial Services Firm8%
Non Tech Company6%
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REVIEWERS
Small Business67%
Midsize Enterprise21%
Large Enterprise13%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business40%
Midsize Enterprise37%
Large Enterprise23%
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