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What is Cisco Umbrella?

Cisco Umbrella offers flexible, cloud-delivered security when and how you need it. It combines multiple security functions into one solution, so you can extend protection to devices, remote users, and distributed locations anywhere.

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Awards & Recognition

Cisco Umbrella won the following awards in the Secure Access Service Edge category

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Cisco Umbrella Ratings

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93 Likeliness to Recommend

100 Plan to Renew

91 Satisfaction of Cost Relative to Value


Emotional Footprint Overview

+95 Net Emotional Footprint

The emotional sentiment held by end users of the software based on their experience with the vendor. Responses are captured on an eight-point scale.

How much do users love Cisco Umbrella?

4% Negative
0% Neutral
96% Positive

Pros

  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Trustworthy
  • Caring

Feature Ratings

Average 85

Web Application and API Protection (WAAP)

93

Enablement for Security Teams

91

Secure Web Gateway (SWG)

91

Zero Trust

91

Network Sandboxes

91

Firewall as a Service (FWaaS)

89

Viable Alternative VS Traditional MPLS

83

Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB)

82

SD-WAN

81

Remote Browser Isolation (RBI)

80

Data Analytics / BI / AI

77

Vendor Capability Ratings

Average 86

Ease of Customization

91

Ease of Data Integration

91

Business Value Created

90

Ease of Implementation

90

Quality of Features

89

Usability and Intuitiveness

88

Breadth of Features

88

Product Strategy and Rate of Improvement

84

Ease of IT Administration

83

Vendor Support

81

Availability and Quality of Training

79

Cisco Umbrella Reviews

Christophe B.

  • Role: Sales Marketing
  • Industry: Other
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Mar 2023

Best security authentication tool

Likeliness to Recommend

10 / 10

What differentiates Cisco Umbrella from other similar products?

Cisco Umbrella has so many differentiable features that resolve all of our problems. It significantly improved our network performance problems. Prior to this, our network was out-of-date, but thanks to Cisco Umbrella, we can identify the problems and address them although it operates flawlessly on our systems and vastly simplifies working in the organization.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

As technology is becoming more strong with the passage of time, authentication issues and viruses are also stronger with time, so we need a tool that gives us a secure environment and consolidates all of our data in a single place. That's why I chose Cisco Umbrella over all other tools. I found their setup to be a simpler and more manageable tool. This system simplifies daily maintenance, provides better security protection, and enhances network performance.

What do you dislike most about this product?

I had not so much to say bad about it but there are some things that I hate more and need improvement in. It is a bit complicated not to have integration with Cisco AMP. 2 Reporting I want it to be simpler to organize.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Cisco Umbrella is a reliable solution for data monitoring and internet security. The Duo security app is simple to download from the Play Store. We also benefit greatly from its close connectivity with Meraki security appliances. . Undoubtedly, Cisco Umbrella is a solution that is simple to use and maintain.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Unique Features

Kirsten J.

  • Role: Industry Specific Role
  • Industry: Healthcare
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Mar 2023

Highly specialized and all-in-one product

Likeliness to Recommend

10 / 10

What differentiates Cisco Umbrella from other similar products?

Cisco Umbrella consistently excelled in every criterion when it came to having complete protection at all edges, thereby preventing access to legitimate sites in addition to blocking malicious ones. It is the tool that has given me such a wide range of abilities that at one point I felt I didn't need anything else.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Cisco Umbrella, in my opinion, is a highly specialized product that not have offered proven security but also aids us with great support for developing go-to-market strategies. Its responsiveness in some challenging circumstances is unbeatable at keeping us from mistakenly blocking access when it is necessary. The fact that it provides enough granular capacity for us to tailor it to our business needs for the highest level of security is another thing to love.

What do you dislike most about this product?

The main confusing part that may be a hit or miss is that Only when we are linked to a Wi-Fi or cellular network does it appear to operate. Second thing: because I failed to adequately back up my prior cellphone, I previously ran into some problems when switching devices.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

The best platform is Cisco Umbrella, which guarantees that you never fall short of your goals or are out of the current, saving you time and money with fully optimal adaptation and successful monetization. You only have to set up what and how to safeguard it, after which you can add your mobile laptops easily.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Trustworthy

Peter S.

  • Role: Industry Specific Role
  • Industry: Transportation
  • Involvement: End User of Application
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Mar 2023

Right security product for anyone

Likeliness to Recommend

10 / 10

What differentiates Cisco Umbrella from other similar products?

We are working remotely so maintaining access to any company task is difficult for us as security issues are growing day by day. But Cisco Umbrella is the best solution for the authentication process so in my opinion, this is the aspect that can differentiate it from others.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Cisco Umbrella all in one SASE solution which truly transforms our work. In our company, it's streamlining the network and security operations in the cloud so it releases the burden from our equipment. As we work remotely in a pandemic period it provides a high level of security so we are able to work more securely than before. If I have to choose one aspect it would be its security.

What do you dislike most about this product?

The roaming agent frequently prevents Windows from accurately detecting Internet access, which prevents Office 365 from functioning. It would be helpful to have a more thorough explanation of what the Security Categories cover as there are generic descriptions given.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Cisco Umbrella will totally enhance the security of your organization; it will secure every remote worker. In comparison to other security tools, it is far simple to use, and setup and integration are also amazing with other tools. Through the pair security application, all access to company websites or apps may be safely authenticated.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing
  • Enables Productivity

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