Juniper SRX Reviews

4.1 out of 5 stars
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Anonymous avatar x80
Real User
Systems Engineer with 1,001-5,000 employees
Jul 05 2017

What is most valuable?

* Form factor: It is small, very nimble, and can be deployed in very small environments which do not have wiring closets. * Consolidation: It combines routing, switching, and firewall services in one device. * Stable OS: There is a one Junos... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It has greatly reduced the network management functions by reducing the number of devices to manage (one vs three), and easy fault management using the new GUI.

What needs improvement?

Disaggregation (this is available in the box) should be improved to include software intelligence that is actionable.
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Real User
Network | Firewall Engineer - Cloud Managed Services Delivery at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Jul 15 2017

What is most valuable?

Valuable features for us include: * Routing: When firewalls can also perform full routing functionality, it helps to save cost on dedicated routing hardware. * High Availability (clustering): This is important to ensure service availability... more»

How has it helped my organization?

There was a business need to provide service high availability and system redundancy in addition to routing and firewalling at the internet edge and the datacenter core. Having this design has greatly simplified the network and improved... more»

What needs improvement?

The GUI needs improving.
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Senior Network Engineer at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Feb 26 2018

What is most valuable?

Security policies in combination with zones: It is very easy to organize the security polices in a logical structure. CLI: Junos CLI is very easy to use, and it is also very easy to find back items in the configuration and to change them.... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Thanks to the well-structured and organized security policies, we decreased operations time to create/update/delete our security policies.

What needs improvement?

The visibility/reporting could be better. To see something, you have to export the log to a syslog and then process with another product.
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Real User
ICT System Security Specialist at a comms service provider with 1,001-5,000 employees
Dec 22 2017

What is most valuable?

The routing feature is most valuable, because SRX is the best enterprise router. SRX has complete MPLS service features with L3VPN, VPLS, EVPN. You can also combine Router and FW in one box, with selective packet filter to bypass flow engine... more»

How has it helped my organization?

It provides good routing and high performance of the data center. It solves protecting our datacenter, separate networks and protect data center with FW policies + DPI

What needs improvement?

Web management needs to improve. The web interface on Juniper SRX is just a short conversion from Junos OS CLI; this is not very suitable for users with little expertise. But Juniper has complete MGMT for managing SRX devices and other... more»
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Senior Network and Security Engineer at a financial services firm with 501-1,000 employees
Jan 25 2018

What do you think of Juniper SRX?

Improvements to My Organization The greatest improvement we have seen is in operational performance and operational stability. There are no outages. • Valuable Features It's a reliable firewall and very stable, for both the hardware and applications it is stable.  It's very powerful.  It's also a very secure device, it has good attack prevention capabilities using UTM. It's user-friendly with a good UI. It has powerful CLI. • Room for Improvement It's not 100%, it's not a perfect product, some points need to be adjusted, need to be enhanced. • Use of Solution More than five years. • Stability Issues There have been no issues with this product. • Scalability Issues It's a very scalable product. • Customer Service and Technical Support I think they have...
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What is Juniper SRX?

High-performance security with advanced, integrated threat intelligence, delivered on the industry's most scalable and resilient platform. SRX Series gateways set new benchmarks with 100GbE interfaces and feature Express Path technology, which enables up to 1 Tbps performance for the data center.
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7-Eleven, AARNet Pty Ltd, Allegro Networks, alltours GmbH, Apollo Hotel Papendrecht, Armstrong Atlantic State University, Atlantech Online, Availity, Bajaj Capital, Baloise Insurance, BancABC, BAS Group, Black Lotus, Blue Box, Borealis, Carilion Clinic, Catholic Health System, CATV, Champlain College, Chinas Ministry of Railways, China University of Mining and Technology (CUMT), Cloud Dynamics, CloudSeeds, Cloudwatt, CODONiS, Colt Technology Services, Cork Internet Exchange, CSS Versicherung AG, CyrusOne, Danish Crown, Deloitte Belgium, Department of Energy, Divona Telecom, DQE Communications, DreamHost, European Government Agency, Expedient, Financial Market Information Services Provider, Fluidata, Fonality, Fox Sports, Global Financial Institution, Global Investment Bank, Global Investment Company, Energy Sciences Network (ESnet), Goethe University, HEAnet, High Performance Networks Inc., Hillenbrand
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