Check Point vs F5

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Check Point
Based on 15 reviews.
F5
Based on 23 reviews.
Overview
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. is an international provider of software and combined hardware and software products for IT security, including network security, endpoint security, data security and security management. As of 2014 the company had approximately 2,900 employees worldwide. Headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel, the company has development centers in Israel, California, Sweden, and Belarus. The company has offices in the United States, in San Carlos, California, in Dallas, Texas, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, and Sydney Australia.F5 Networks, Inc. is a multinational American company which specializes in Application Delivery Networking technology that optimizes the delivery of network-based applications and the security, performance, availability of servers, data storage devices, and other network resources. F5 is headquartered in Seattle, Washington and has development, manufacturing, and sales/marketing offices worldwide. F5 originally manufactured and sold some of the industry's first load balancing products. In 2010 and 2011, F5 Networks was on Fortune's list of 100 Fastest-Growing Companies worldwide.
Sample Customers
Check Point SSL VPN: Zim
Check Point DDoS Protector: Boston Properties
Check Point Endpoint Remote Access VPN: Osmose, International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)
F5 BIG-IP: Riken, TransUnion, Tepco Systems Administration, Daejeon University, G&T Bank, Danamon, CyberAgent Inc.
F5 Silverline DDoS Protection: Sarasota County Schools
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Top Industries
Financial Services Firm
20%
Comms Service Provider
14%
Transportation Company
8%
Manufacturing Company
5%
Financial Services Firm
29%
Comms Service Provider
15%
Manufacturing Company
7%
Marketing Services Firm
7%
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