Compare Cisco NGIPS vs. McAfee Virtual Network Security Platform

Cisco NGIPS is ranked 5th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software with 11 reviews while McAfee Virtual Network Security Platform is ranked 39th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software. Cisco NGIPS is rated 8.0, while McAfee Virtual Network Security Platform is rated 0. The top reviewer of Cisco NGIPS writes "Offers valuable SSL decryption, URL filtering, and ITSM inspection features". On the other hand, Cisco NGIPS is most compared with Trend Micro TippingPoint NGIPS, Darktrace and McAfee Network Security Platform, whereas McAfee Virtual Network Security Platform is most compared with .
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Cisco products are always expensive, but if you can afford the price then it's a great solution.Licensing fees for this solution are $3,500 USD, and there are no additional costs.The price for additional throughput is the highest in the industry.We buy the licensing on a yearly basis, when we renew our contract. It is around $14,000.

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Also Known As
Sourcefire NGIPS, Firepower NGIPSMcAfee vNSP
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Overview

Cisco Firepower NGIPS provides network visibility, threat intelligence, automation and industry leading threat effectiveness. Gartner has ranked Firepower NGIPS as a Magic Quadrant Leader for seven years running, and the independent NSS Labs testing organization consistently rates it as a “Recommended” IPS solution for eight years.

Patch Known Vulnerabilities and Stop Unknown Threats:
Use multiple signature-less technologies to stop never-before-seen attacks for which no signatures exist. Use IPS signatures to patch software vulnerabilities of new and unknown servers sprawling across your private and hybrid clouds.

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Sample Customers
American Electric Power, Huntington Bank, Keycorp, Nationwide, Transunion, Marriott, Inova Health, Ford, Thomson Reuters, Dow Chemical, Equifax, Chevron, Walmart, Coca Cola
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Comms Service Provider27%
Software R&D Company19%
Financial Services Firm13%
Retailer10%
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