Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with SonicWall NSV.
What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?
With eight branches, we are not a very big customer and find that the pricing is a little bit expensive. We are a large community bank that has been around for 100 years, but we only have eight branches. That said, the pricing is still much better than it was with Cisco. I would like to see the reporting opened up and have several more opportunities for automatic reports. I have experience with building custom reports that I can use, but I don't have that kind of time anymore. Having more canned reports, which is what Firepower gave us, would be very beneficial.
In my opinion, it's very important for your enterprise firewall/NGFW to support ID-based rules.
What products do provide this feature? What kind of identity-based rules are supported by them?
What are the benefits and drawbacks of using a cloud firewall?
In which scenarios is using a cloud firewall recommended?
When is it not advisable to use a cloud firewall?