Compare SonicWall Email Security vs. TitanHQ SpamTitan

Cancel
You must select at least 2 products to compare!
Top Review
Find out what your peers are saying about SonicWall Email Security vs. TitanHQ SpamTitan and other solutions. Updated: September 2021.
534,057 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Quotes From Members

We asked business professionals to review the solutions they use. Here are some excerpts of what they said:

Pros
"The most valuable features are Advanced Malware Protection, URL filtering, and of course Reputation Filtering.""It does a great job of preventing spam, malware, and ransomware. I can only go by what people have told me and what I've seen, but I have not seen spam in a year and a half to two years in my own company mailbox. And there are not a lot of catches where it's catching something that should have gotten through, either.""It has the ability to tell us, after an email has been delivered, where else it went, once it got inside. Maybe it's something we wanted it to stop and it didn't stop it, but it notified us later that it was something that it should have stopped. It can give us a trajectory of all the other places that it went internally and it can tell us what files were transferred as well.""Cisco Secure Email Cloud Gateway has allowed our users to be able to concentrate on the emails that they do receive. Previously, our users had to deal with nine million additional emails across the organization, which is nearly 1,000 emails per user to have to deal with a month. That's a massive amount for our staff to deal with and probably several hours of their time. We have a lot of clinical staff, being a hospital. We want to make our staff as productive as possible. By removing a lot of that spam and phishing type emails, this allows them to do their job.""There is a huge return compared to if we didn't have a gateway appliance, as far as blocking malicious emails.""The filtering is definitely better at catching both spam and malicious messages, and there's a lot of extremely granular ability for setting up rules. You can do it the way you want to. The Microsoft solution tends to be pretty limited in how it allows some of that to be done.""Anti-Spam and Advanced Malware Protection are the most valuable features... and we also have the option to block Zero-day attacks.""The solution is very configurable. It has enabled us to configure some specific filters to stop emails that general configurations didn't stop. It's a powerful solution. It can analyze a lot of emails simultaneously, with no problems of capacity or system load."

More Cisco Secure Email Pros »

"Beside a few issues with specificity in the email protection controls, this product is very good at handling email security.""The anti-spam aspect of the solution is its most valuable feature.""This solution provides very good email security that protects us against spamming and malware.""The most valuable features are the anti-spam, anti-phishing, anti-virus, and anti-spoofing."

More SonicWall Email Security Pros »

"The solution is not hard to manage.""I have found the feature that creates seamless categorization of emails valuable. This is most likely done by having a large database to compare and to identify what are the domains that are currently spammers."

More TitanHQ SpamTitan Pros »

Cons
"The reporting functionality needs to be improved.""Typically, in a phishing email, they try to use a name everybody's going to recognize, like the CEO's name or the CFO's name... With this appliance, the way it's designed at the moment, for us to really stop that with any level of confidence, we have to build a dictionary of all the names of the people we want it to check, and all the ways they could be spelled. My name would be in there as Phillip Collins, Phillip D. Collins, Phillip Dean Collins, Phil Collins, Phil D. Collins. There could be eight or 10 variations of my name that we'd have to put in the dictionary. There's no artificial intelligence to say "Phil Collins" could be all these other things, and to stop phishing from coming through in that way.""I would like more functionality and how to use it for Level 2 type staff. The biggest issue is it needs to be easier to use and navigate.""I use the search all the time. Sometimes, it is hard to search for things and things are hard to find. People come to me all the time, saying, "This email didn't get through." Then, I go searching and don't find it on the first search. You have to think about alternative searches. I don't know if there is an easier way that they could help to find things. I don't know how they could simplify it, because now everybody else is using the cloud and everything is coming from Office 365, or whatever. It is just not the same environment from years ago where everybody had their own server and you could search easier.""The interface is dated. It has looked pretty much the same for 15 years or so. It would be helpful to be able to do everything from one spot. The centralized quarantine and reporting are completely separate from policy administration.""The configuration UI should be made more intuitive. Currently, it takes a while to understand how to do the basic configurations.""They can do it better with web links, with the URLs. They have a technology called Outbreak but it doesn't work as well as we would like.""The UI is definitely one area of improvement because it doesn't match other interfaces and the navigation can be a little clunky."

More Cisco Secure Email Cons »

"The technical support from the company is not always very good at solving issues, but they offer access to a good community of users where problems are easily solved.""They need well-trained partners in Nigeria.""We would like to see more information on a dashboard about what is happening when it comes to spamming and malware.""A lot of spoofed emails are still coming to the end-user, so the configuration for this option needs to be improved."

More SonicWall Email Security Cons »

"The solution is very slow, it crashes and we have difficulties getting emails.""The inter mailbox email flow needs improvement. If you are in the same domain, it does not have the capability to transfer one email to the same domain through SpamTitan. They need an API for Office 365 which is currently being developed"

More TitanHQ SpamTitan Cons »

Pricing and Cost Advice
"You're going to get what you pay for. If you're not willing to pay the price of Cisco, you're not going to get a product that's as good as Cisco. I don't think Cisco is overpriced, because for the last two years I've been comparing it to Microsoft and Cisco has been cheaper and given us more features.""In my previous organization, avoiding four instances of CryptoLocker within an estimated six month period is approximately $600,000 in lost time and effort. Our five year cost was about a million dollars, and the four outages that we had equated to 65 percent of that five year cost.""The licensing was all transferred.""Compared to Cisco's on-prem service, the cost is the same, but you don't have to pay for the hardware and you don't have to maintain the system, as far as upgrades and hardware failures are concerned. It is cheaper to operate on their cloud service than it is to operate with their on-prem service.""Cisco Secure Email and the support are priced well. It's not cheap, but there are other solutions that offer less and cost so much. For example, Microsoft is more expensive than Cisco.""There are additional fees for adding features.""At times, we feel the pricing is a bit too high, but then, there is also room for discounts. We enjoy a lot of discounts, and that is why we are still with them. There are no costs in addition to the standard licensing fees."

More Cisco Secure Email Pricing and Cost Advice »

"We have a two-year license subscription and the price is very high."

More SonicWall Email Security Pricing and Cost Advice »

"The price of this solution is low. When you do purchase everything is included in the licensing cost.""We are on a per-user or per-mailbox monthly subscription. We are happy with the price of the solution. When comparing it to other solutions it is much cheaper."

More TitanHQ SpamTitan Pricing and Cost Advice »

report
Use our free recommendation engine to learn which Email Security solutions are best for your needs.
534,057 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Questions from the Community
Top Answer: The malicious URL scanning, as well as the anti-malware features, have been really useful for us in our environment.
Top Answer: With respect to transferring policies and licenses, Smart Licensing has really improved the overall licensing model for… more »
Top Answer: The UI is definitely one area of improvement because it doesn't match other interfaces and the navigation can be a… more »
Ask a question

Earn 20 points

Top Answer: The solution is not hard to manage.
Top Answer: The price of this solution is low. When you do purchase everything is included in the licensing cost.
Top Answer: The solution is very slow, it crashes and we have difficulties getting emails. In an upcoming release, I would like to… more »
Comparisons
Also Known As
Cisco Email Security, IronPort, Cisco Email Security, ESA, Email Security Appliances
Dell SonicWALL Email Security Platform, SonicWall Hosted Email Security
Learn More
Overview

Customers of all sizes face the same daunting challenge: email is simultaneously the most important business communication tool and the leading attack vector for security breaches. Cisco Email Security enables users to communicate securely and helps organizations combat Business Email Compromise (BEC), ransomware, advanced malware, phishing, spam, and data loss with a multilayered approach to security.

SonicWALL Email Security Platform offers powerful protection to keep email threats out. And sensitive data in. With innovative protection techniques for both inbound and outbound email plus unique management tools, the Email Security platform delivers superior email protection today while standing ready to stop the new attacks of tomorrow.

SpamTitan blocks spam, viruses, malware and other email threats by over 99.9%. We provide sophisticated email security for your business without making it complicated.

Offer
Learn more about Cisco Secure Email
Learn more about SonicWall Email Security
Learn more about TitanHQ SpamTitan
Sample Customers
SUNY Old Westbury, CoxHealth, City of Fullerton, Indra
Star Kay White, Locala Community Partnerships
De Montfort University, Scope Services, Park County School District, NRC, Quality Smith, Toyota, CarTrawler, Videotron
Top Industries
REVIEWERS
Energy/Utilities Company19%
Retailer14%
Financial Services Firm10%
Healthcare Company10%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider29%
Computer Software Company22%
Government6%
Financial Services Firm6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Comms Service Provider30%
Computer Software Company18%
University16%
Manufacturing Company5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider22%
Energy/Utilities Company7%
Manufacturing Company7%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business34%
Midsize Enterprise24%
Large Enterprise41%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business7%
Midsize Enterprise27%
Large Enterprise66%
No Data Available
No Data Available
Find out what your peers are saying about SonicWall Email Security vs. TitanHQ SpamTitan and other solutions. Updated: September 2021.
534,057 professionals have used our research since 2012.

SonicWall Email Security is ranked 20th in Email Security with 4 reviews while TitanHQ SpamTitan is ranked 22nd in Email Security with 2 reviews. SonicWall Email Security is rated 7.4, while TitanHQ SpamTitan is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of SonicWall Email Security writes "Good at handling email security and has an easy setup". On the other hand, the top reviewer of TitanHQ SpamTitan writes "Seamless email categorization, powerful antivirus scan engines, and reliable". SonicWall Email Security is most compared with Barracuda Email Security Gateway, Proofpoint Email Protection and Fortinet FortiMail, whereas TitanHQ SpamTitan is most compared with Barracuda Essentials, Fortinet FortiMail, Proofpoint Email Protection, IRONSCALES and Microsoft Exchange Online Protection. See our SonicWall Email Security vs. TitanHQ SpamTitan report.

See our list of best Email Security vendors.

We monitor all Email Security reviews to prevent fraudulent reviews and keep review quality high. We do not post reviews by company employees or direct competitors. We validate each review for authenticity via cross-reference with LinkedIn, and personal follow-up with the reviewer when necessary.