McAfee Firewall Enterprise MFE vs. pfSense

McAfee Firewall Enterprise MFE is ranked 32nd in Firewalls vs pfSense which is ranked 4th in Firewalls with 23 reviews. The top reviewer of pfSense writes "The performance and functionality are good. I can manage it easily by myself". McAfee Firewall Enterprise MFE is most compared with Palo Alto Networks WildFire, Cisco ASA and pfSense. pfSense is most compared with Sophos UTM, Fortinet FortiGate and Cisco ASA.
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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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Views
76,372
Comparisons
47,710
Reviews
21
Followers
2,892
Avg. Rating
8.7
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Compared 29% of the time.
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Also Known As
Also Known AsFirewall Enterprise MFE, Intel Security Firewall Enterprise MFE
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pfSense
Overview
OverviewMcAfee Firewall Enterprise defends critical assets, such as regulated data repositories (customer, financial, and healthcare data), email and web servers, extranets, and data centers. This proxy-based firewall also offers application visibility and deep application controls for defense, delivers strong policy-based controls, blocks the latest threats, and eliminates unwanted traffic.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
Sample CustomersFrench Ministry of Education, RWTH Aachen, Avency, Cegedim, Cobweb, Intel Security, Cemex Mauser, R_sler Oberfl_chentechnikNerds 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
Comms Service Provider
15%
University
15%
Energy/Utilities Company
10%
Construction Company
10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider
15%
Manufacturing Company
9%
Financial Services Firm
8%
Non Tech Company
6%
Company Size
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REVIEWERS
Small Business
67%
Midsize Enterprise
22%
Large Enterprise
11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
40%
Midsize Enterprise
37%
Large Enterprise
23%
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