Compare IBM MaaS360 vs. Palo Alto Networks Prisma Access

IBM MaaS360 is ranked 6th in Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) with 4 reviews while Palo Alto Networks Prisma Access is ranked 4th in Enterprise Infrastructure VPN with 3 reviews. IBM MaaS360 is rated 9.0, while Palo Alto Networks Prisma Access is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of IBM MaaS360 writes "Built-in inventory manager has made it easier to track devices and to measure data usage, but it could use more flexibility on user management, e.g. deleting users and editing corporate identifier". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Palo Alto Networks Prisma Access writes "Good architecture, software, and interface with strong endpoint protection". IBM MaaS360 is most compared with Microsoft Intune, VMware AirWatch and Cisco Meraki Systems Manager (MDM+EMM), whereas Palo Alto Networks Prisma Access is most compared with Zscaler Private Access, OpenVPN and Cisco AnyConnect Secure Mobility Client.
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Mobile Device Management, Secure Productivity Suite, and document management are valuable features.​The graphic, friendly interface allowed us to start without almost any ​support from the manufacturer.​​​It can change policies based on geolocation or schedules.It helped us reduce the number of support incidents by limiting users' access to device configurations.It allows us to have an updated inventory of all the devices in real-time with the ability to add personalized information.Mobile Device Configuration with policy applying: This significantly reduces time of device configuration.

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The features I find most valuable is WildFire, user integration, and the basic technology features.It's very stable. Sometimes after installing the boxes, we leave them for one or two years. We would just touch the box in the case of the customer needing new requirements or changes to the setup.The initial setup is very straightforward.

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They should allow for the building of custom reports with graphics.It would be ideal to add support for the distribution of windows.exe applications.Can be added process of export/import environment configuration to simplify any migration processes.

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I would like to see better pricing and an easier logging process. Also, if there was a way to log a global log, everything could go onto the system. It would be better if there was a third log, otherwise one would have to do everything manually.Their next release should provide solutions for the mobile environment.Dependencies of applications sometimes is a bit confusing.

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​It requires zero investment in infrastructure since it is 100% cloud.​

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The licensing cost is about 18,000 euros.

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Also Known As
Fiberlink MaaS360, MaaS360Prisma Access, GlobalProtect, Palo Alto GlobalProtect Mobile Security Manager
Palo Alto Networks

MaaS360 with Watson is the industry’s first and only cognitive unified endpoint management (UEM) platform, enabling a smarter approach for enterprises to manage and secure all endpoints plus their users, apps and content.

MaaS360 can be used to manage disparate endpoint types—including smartphones, tablets, laptops, ruggedized devices and the Internet of Things (IoT)—all from a single console.

Prisma Access provides protection straight from the cloud to make access to the cloud secure. It combines the connectivity and security you need – and delivers it everywhere you need it.

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Sample Customers
Bancroft, Garuda IndonesiaConcord Hospital, State of Colorado, Essilor International, RheinLand Versicherungsgruppe, University of Westminster, Universidade Nove de Julho, SPAR Austria, CAME Group, ZipRealty, Greenhill & Co., IKT Agder, Aviva Stadium, Animal Logic, Management & Training Corporation, Brigham Young University Hawaii, School District of Chilliwack
Top Industries
Comms Service Provider43%
Legal Firm14%
Healthcare Company14%
Financial Services Firm14%
Software R&D Company12%
Comms Service Provider10%
Financial Services Firm9%
Marketing Services Firm8%
Software R&D Company31%
Comms Service Provider13%
Media Company13%
Performing Arts6%
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