Meraki MX Firewalls Competitors and Alternatives

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Dec 06 2017

What do you think of Sophos UTM?

Primary Use Case Providing the firewall to my small business office. We run it on a fanless PC and a supporting 50Mb/s VDSL connection. Supports 10 devices and has 40 rules. Using UTM and IPS extensively. • Valuable Features Using the Home version to help Sophos develop the XG. I have not used the earlier UTM, which colleagues have recommended. The UTM features are reasonably strong and the patterns are updated on a regular basis Supports all the traditional firewall components • Improvements to My Organization Not applicable. • Room for Improvement The lack of import/export functions for network and service options drives me mad. No route to NULL No integration • Use of Solution One to three years. • Stability Issues No. • Scalability Issues ...
Real User
instructor with 501-1,000 employees
Jun 29 2017

What is most valuable?

VPN, routing, firewall, and accessibility are the most valuable features. It is easy to set up and provides access to the centralized environment.

How has it helped my organization?

It has decreased consuming excess bandwidth, restricting access to the social networks, downloading games, risk applications, and music. It allows us to balance the different internet services and, via the rules, it gives greater capacity to... more»

What needs improvement?

Licensing should be improved. It should allow you to keep the rules that are created; at the end of the grace period, it does not allow you to create new rules but only to maintain the current ones. The mobile administrative management... more»
Real User
Senior Consultant at Unify Square
Feb 27 2018

What do you think of Fortinet FortiGate?

We're discussing a family of UTM (Unified Threat Management) appliances.  FortiGate is a term which includes a wide range of products, starting with small ones dedicated to small offices, and developing into devices which are able to grant security and networking for large companies. The family includes physical devices and virtual machines, which grant network security on different layers using a single point of control. FortiGate is optimized to avoid bottlenecks or delays while the various controls are performed. High availability is also part of the available features with various solutions to avoid single points of failure.  In the following short list, I will list some interesting points about the FortiGate solution.  1. Administrative Interface If you are...

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