Sophos UTM vs pfSense

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Pfsense logo chopped reasonably small
Based on 15 reviews.
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Sophos logo
Based on 13 reviews.
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Ranking
RANKING
56,897
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41,500
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15
Reviews



3,965
Followers
8.6
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76,048
Views
53,394
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14
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3,163
Followers
8.8
Avg. Rating
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Compared 20% of the time.
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Also Known As
Also Known AsAstaro
Website
WebsitepfSenseSophos
OverviewQuestionmark icon
OverviewProviding 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.The global network of highly skilled researchers and analysts, protecting businesses from known and emerging malware - viruses, rootkits and spyware.
Sample Customers
Sample CustomersNerds 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, FirespringOne Housing Group
Quotes From Members Comparing Sophos UTM vs pfSense
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Top IndustriesQuestionmark icon
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
University
13%
Energy/Utilities Company
13%
Construction Company
13%
Comms Service Provider
13%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider
15%
Financial Services Firm
8%
Manufacturing Company
7%
Non Tech Company
7%
REVIEWERS
Comms Service Provider
29%
Retailer
14%
Religious Institution
14%
Legal Firm
14%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider
8%
Retailer
8%
Financial Services Firm
8%
Non Tech Company
7%
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Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business
63%
Midsize Enterprise
25%
Large Enterprise
13%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
38%
Midsize Enterprise
37%
Large Enterprise
26%
REVIEWERS
Small Business
72%
Midsize Enterprise
17%
Large Enterprise
11%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business
46%
Midsize Enterprise
39%
Large Enterprise
15%
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