Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall Competitors and Alternatives

Get our free report covering Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, Cisco, and other competitors of Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall. Updated: December 2019.
383,981 professionals have used our research since 2012.

Read reviews of Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall competitors and alternatives

Real User
Network Security Engineer at a government
Sep 11 2019

What is most valuable?

As per the solution's blade design, there are many options. For example, you have to buy a UTM blade and an advanced malware blade, etc. If the blade license is there, we can configure from the firewall GUI. The net policy and routing are… more»

What needs improvement?

If you compare the GUI with the Palo Alto and Cisco, they're very easy. Check Point, due to its design, is a little bit complex. They should make the GUI easy to use so that anyone can understand it, like Fortinet's GUI. Many companies end… more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Compared to Cisco Firepower Threat Defense, the solution is cheap. However, not as cheap as Fortinet or Palo Alto. If clients have smaller budgets, we would have to advise one of those instead.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I am currently also working on Cisco ASA, Fortinet, and Palo Alto.

What other advice do I have?

There are two deployment model modes in Check Point. One is a gateway level and one is a no gateway all-in-one box solution. With the gateway level, only hardware will be there, all operating systems are stored in a VMware and if there are… more»
Get our free report covering Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, Cisco, and other competitors of Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall. Updated: December 2019.
383,981 professionals have used our research since 2012.
Sign Up with Email