Cisco Sourcefire Firewalls vs. Palo Alto Networks WildFire

Cisco Sourcefire Firewalls is ranked 17th in Firewalls with 3 reviews vs Palo Alto Networks WildFire which is ranked 2nd in Advanced Threat Protection with 9 reviews. The top reviewer of Cisco Sourcefire Firewalls writes "Centralized policy creation simplifies matters more than previously. URL, Malware and IPS built-in has been a great help". The top reviewer of Palo Alto Networks WildFire writes "At the end of the day, even in spite of application controls, it's on top of the charts in terms of functionality". Cisco Sourcefire Firewalls is most compared with Palo Alto Networks WildFire, FireEye Network Security and Fortinet FortiGate. Palo Alto Networks WildFire is most compared with Fortinet FortiGate, Cisco ASA and Cisco Firepower NGFW. See our Cisco Sourcefire Firewalls vs. Palo Alto Networks WildFire report.
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It is a reasonable price compared to other solutions on the market.The pricing is OK, it is not too expensive.​More expensive than other firewalls.​It is expensive, a feature more accessible to enterprise class customers, but provides an enhanced possibility that Zero- or near-Zero-day threats may be identified and mitigated. The cost of the product weighed against the potential impact of even one successful crypto malware-type exploit may justify the expense.The pricing and licensing option should be categorized for various countries such as for Bangladesh.It's not particularly cheap, but it is absolutely worth it.It IS a bit expensive, but I think you get what you pay for. Value is there.

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17th
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Overview
Sourcefire Firewalls help ensure your network's availability and the security of your company's resources by protecting the network infrastructure against network- and application-layer attacks, viruses, and worms.WildFire™ cloud-based threat analysis service is the industry’s most advanced analysis and prevention engine for highly evasive zero-day exploits and malware. The cloud-based service employs a unique multi-technique approach combining dynamic and static analysis, innovative machine learning techniques, and a groundbreaking bare metal analysis environment to detect and prevent even the most evasive threats.
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Sample Customers
Aegean Motorway, EllisDon Corporation, Linz AG, Novamedia, Nexon Asia Pacific, Lenovo, Samsonite, IOOF, Sinogrid, SanDisk Corporation
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Financial Services Firm22%
Comms Service Provider9%
Energy/Utilities Company9%
Government7%
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Financial Services Firm18%
Comms Service Provider10%
Manufacturing Company10%
Healthcare Company6%
Company Size
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business18%
Midsize Enterprise19%
Large Enterprise63%
REVIEWERS
Small Business65%
Midsize Enterprise6%
Large Enterprise29%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business23%
Midsize Enterprise28%
Large Enterprise48%
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