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Sophos Firewall

8.2 /10
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Sophos Firewall
8.2 /10

What is Sophos Firewall?

Sophos Firewall’s Xstream architecture protects your network from the latest threats while accelerating your important SaaS, SD-WAN, and cloud application traffic.

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Awards & Recognition

Sophos Firewall won the following awards in the Next Generation Firewall category

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Sophos Firewall Ratings

Real user data aggregated to summarize the product performance and customer experience.
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88 Likeliness to Recommend

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Since last award

99 Plan to Renew

86 Satisfaction of Cost Relative to Value


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Emotional Footprint Overview

+90 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 Sophos Firewall?

3% Negative
7% Neutral
90% Positive

Pros

  • Reliable
  • Includes Product Enhancements
  • Respectful
  • Helps Innovate

Feature Ratings

Average 82

Virtual Private Network

84

Web Content Filtering

84

Network Access Control

83

Application Control

82

Virtual Firewall

82

Off Premise Cloud Firewalls

82

Advanced Threat Protection

81

Encrypted Data Control

81

Identity Based Control

81

Sandboxing

80

DLP Functionality

74

Vendor Capability Ratings

Average 81

Ease of Implementation

85

Ease of IT Administration

84

Business Value Created

83

Breadth of Features

81

Product Strategy and Rate of Improvement

81

Usability and Intuitiveness

81

Vendor Support

81

Ease of Data Integration

80

Quality of Features

80

Ease of Customization

79

Availability and Quality of Training

78

Sophos Firewall Reviews

Aiyenomuro A.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: IT Development, Integration, and Administration
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Apr 2024

Sophos Firewall is an impressive security solution

Likeliness to Recommend

10 /10

What differentiates Sophos Firewall from other similar products?

Unified Threat Protection: Sophos Firewall integrates multiple security layers into a single solution. It combines firewall, intrusion prevention, web filtering, application control, and advanced threat protection. Unlike standalone firewalls, Sophos offers comprehensive protection without the need for separate appliances or licenses. User-Centric Policies: Sophos XG Firewall allows granular control based on user identity. You can create policies specific to individual users or groups. Synchronized Security: Sophos products work together seamlessly.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Sophos is known for its cybersecurity solutions, including antivirus, encryption, endpoint security, and network security products.

What do you dislike most about this product?

Cost: While cybersecurity is crucial, the cost of implementing and maintaining robust security measures can be a concern for individuals or organizations with limited budgets.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Evaluate Your Needs: Assess your specific cybersecurity needs, considering factors such as the size of your organization, the type of data you need to protect, and your budget constraints. Different Sophos products cater to different needs, so understanding your requirements is crucial. Research: Take the time to research the Sophos product you're interested in. Look at its features, capabilities, and how it compares to similar products on the market. Customer reviews and independent assessments can provide valuable insights into the product's strengths and weaknesses.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Continually Improving Product
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing

Manish D.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Healthcare
  • Involvement: IT Development, Integration, and Administration
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Mar 2024

Effective firewall with ease of implementation

Likeliness to Recommend

9 /10

What differentiates Sophos Firewall from other similar products?

Low cost, ease of implementation, firewall management, features and capabilities.

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

Licensing, vendor support and documentation.

What do you dislike most about this product?

Overall throughput of this firewall after enabling or using complete security profiles.

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

I would recommend to go with this firewall if you are mid size organization and having less budget but want to avail all the security features for your organization.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Continually Improving Product
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing

Shekhar S.

  • Role: Information Technology
  • Industry: Technology
  • Involvement: IT Development, Integration, and Administration
Validated Review
Verified Reviewer

Submitted Jan 2024

Best Firewall Ever i use in my life.

Likeliness to Recommend

10 /10

What differentiates Sophos Firewall from other similar products?

User-Friendly, Easy to use

What is your favorite aspect of this product?

User-Friendly Graphical User Interface and more features than other firewall in market.

What do you dislike most about this product?

Delay in patches and upgardes

What recommendations would you give to someone considering this product?

Sophos is the best firewall in the market. easy to deploy, easy to use, awesome features. protect your organization with sophos firewall.

Pros

  • Helps Innovate
  • Continually Improving Product
  • Reliable
  • Performance Enhancing

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