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Computer Framework at a healthcare company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Nov 05 2018

What is most valuable?

The most valuable feature is that there is the possibility to have a highly-active cluster, which allowed us to switch off on one note without any connection loss.

How has it helped my organization?

It is important for us in case of a disaster, or in case of a failure of one server. This means that the high availability is the most important part for us. It is important for us that the system is available and no connection is going to… more»

What needs improvement?

After some experience with the solution, we had to do some redesign, but generally, we were happy with the product.

What other advice do I have?

When considering a vendor, I often consider the real functionality of the product. If it is not functional, we really can't set it up properly.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

In the past, we had CheckPoint. But, they did not have a really highly available solution. It was very complex to setup.


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What is McAfee StoneGate?

StoneGate is a Highly Available Firewall/VPN. The StoneGate fault-tolerant VPN maintains sessions across multiple VPN devices and multiple Internet or network connections, regardless of device or connection failures. StoneGate provides Security, Manageability, Availability, and Scalability thus reducing network security complexity and costs. Stonesoft was the inventor of high availability for security solutions and a recognized leader in network security.
Also known as
McAfee Next Generation Firewall, Stonesoft, Intel Next Generation Firewall, Intel Security StoneGate
McAfee StoneGate customers
Avency, R€SLER Oberfl_chentechnik GmbH, MAUSER Group, CEMEX, Cegedim, Fusion Media Networks
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