FortiADC Competitors and Alternatives

The top FortiADC competitors are
  • Fortinet FortiWeb
  • F5 BIG-IP
  • KEMP LoadMaster
  • Citrix NetScaler ADC
  • Barracuda Load Balancer
Read reviews of FortiADC competitors and alternatives
Guojun Jin
Real User
Board Director at a manufacturing company
Mar 06 2018

What is most valuable?

Still not clear why our IT decided to switch to F5 BIG-IP after two years experience. It appears as if there may be some advantage (possibly)... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Two issues found in using BIG-IP and VNC viewer. Comparisons are done on the same client machines. * Client support: Cisco VPN has more Clients... more»

What needs improvement?

Performance is the first thing and most critical issue that needs improvement. Supporting more Clients would be nice, but without improving... more»

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

Unless the price difference is large, this is not the primary concern for the product. The performance and product-related issues (secure for... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We used Cisco VPN. I am not sure why our IT forced us to switch to F5 without our feedback.
it_user173682
Real User
Sr. Network Systems Engineer at a manufacturing company with 51-200 employees
May 21 2018

What is most valuable?

The features I find most useful are * Load Balancing * GSLB * Unified Gateway. I love being able to terminate connections to the boxes and look at all of the packet headers to... more»

How has it helped my organization?

The GSLB feature allows us to move services between data centers. We can do this in either a planned or unplanned manner. We have experienced service provider outages at our... more»

What needs improvement?

The main areas for improvement would be around documentation and support. If a feature can be used in two or three ways, show that feature being used in all of those ways.... more»

What other advice do I have?

I would rate the NetScaler a nine out of 10. It is a fantastic platform to work with and the features/functionality are top-notch. The only ding would be for the documentation, but... more»
Jakob Kvistgaard
Real User
Infrastructure Specialist at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Jun 13 2018

What is most valuable?

Kemp products are extremely stable and meet most of my customers' needs for an ADC solution. My customers appreciate the attractive pricing, stability. and user-friendly interface.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Kemp Loadmaster gives our customers an easy and cheap way of load-balancing their workloads and adding reverse proxy for added security. With Kemp 360 Central, they get a nice... more»

What needs improvement?

There are plenty of features that are lacking in my opinion: * The auth website of ESP is really lacking. It’s not responsive Management Pack.

What other advice do I have?

I rate it at eight out of 10. There are many features that are missing or poorly implemented and things that you simply cannot do. The product is very much “as is”, and people need... more»

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