Sagar_ShahProject Manager IT at a computer software company
We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:
"The most valuable feature of the solution is that we don't have to do packet captures on the network."
"The product offers great visibility into the network so we can enforce security measures."
"The most valuable feature of this solution is security."
"The solution offers 100% telemetry coverage. The telemetry you collect is not sampled, it's not intermittent. It's complete. You see everything in it, including full visibility of all activities on your endpoints and in your network."
"The most valuable feature is micro-segmentation, which is the most important with respect to visibility."
"The most valuable feature is the endpoint protection system."
"The most valuable feature is the centralized console, which can handle different products that we have."
"Good file integrity monitoring features."
"The console and tools are very user-friendly."
"I'd like to see better documentation for advanced features. The documentation is fairly basic. I would also like to see better integration with other applications."
"The emailed notifications are either hard to find or they are not available. Search capabilities can be improved."
"The interface is really helpful for technical people, but it is not user-friendly."
"The multi-tenancy, redundancy, backup and restore functionalities, as well as the monitoring aspects of the solution, need improvement. The solution offers virtually no enterprise-grade possibility for monitoring."
"There is some overlap between Cisco Tetration and AppDynamics and I need to have a single pane of glass, rather than have to jump between different tools."
"This solution clashes with Microsoft defender, which results in performance degradation on the machine."
"They need to develop a more flexible product that can be scaled such that it fits well into a small business or a bigger, enterprise-level solution."
"Could have better reporting capabilities and better support."
"The support is very bad. They're not fast at all. Trend Micro's support is much better."
"It is not cheap and pricing may limit scalability."
"The price is based on how many computers you're going to install it on."
"Compared to some other solutions, such as CrowdStrike, Symantec is more expensive."
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Cisco Secure Workload is ranked 5th in Cloud and Data Center Security with 5 reviews while Symantec Data Center Security is ranked 8th in Cloud and Data Center Security with 4 reviews. Cisco Secure Workload is rated 8.6, while Symantec Data Center Security is rated 7.0. The top reviewer of Cisco Secure Workload writes "A secure and stable solution for our on-premises network analytics". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Symantec Data Center Security writes "Good centralized console, but it needs to be more flexible in terms of deployment". Cisco Secure Workload is most compared with VMware NSX, Guardicore Centra, Illumio Adaptive Security Platform and Prisma Cloud by Palo Alto Networks, whereas Symantec Data Center Security is most compared with Trend Micro Deep Security, Symantec End-User Endpoint Security, McAfee MOVE AntiVirus, VMware NSX and Illumio Adaptive Security Platform. See our Cisco Secure Workload vs. Symantec Data Center Security report.
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