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Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv)

Cisco Alternatives & Competitors

(76)4.2 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv)? Tons of people want Firewall Software. Check Point Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs), SonicWall, FortiGate NGFW, and WatchGuard Network Security are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv).

Top Alternatives to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv)

  • Check Point Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs)
  • SonicWall
  • FortiGate NGFW
  • WatchGuard Network Security
  • Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewall

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv)

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  1. Check Point Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs)

    (171)4.4 out of 5

    Check Point Firewall. The Check Point Firewall Software Blade incorporates all of the power and capability of the revolutionary FireWall-1 solution while adding user identity awareness to provide granular event awareness and policy enforcement.

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  2. Check Point Firewall. The Check Point Firewall Software Blade incorporates all of the power and capability of the revolutionary FireWall-1 solution while adding user identity awareness to provide granular event awareness and policy enforcement.

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    CT
    Check Point next generation firewall is an excellent product, it is very reliable and has a lot of evolution in security issues that are well recognized by the security world. It has many options...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Check Point Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #2
    #2
  3. SonicWall

    (82)4.1 out of 5

    SonicWall real-time breach detection and prevention solutions protect more than one million networks worldwide.

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  4. SonicWall real-time breach detection and prevention solutions protect more than one million networks worldwide.

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    UI
    Every organization need the firewall to protect there network.Sonic wall firewall is best option for that.It having great features that helps us to protect our network.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), SonicWall is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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    #3
    #3
  5. FortiGate NGFW

    (79)4.7 out of 5

    FortiGate offers a network security platform, designed to deliver threat protection and performance with reduced complexity.

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  6. FortiGate offers a network security platform, designed to deliver threat protection and performance with reduced complexity.

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    Luis O.
    LO
    With Unified Threat Management (UTM), many elements are integrated that fight against all kinds of woes. This software contains a series of corrective agents and attack prevention and retention...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), FortiGate NGFW is:

    Easier to set up
    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to admin
    #4
    #4
  7. WatchGuard Network Security

    (51)4.5 out of 5
    Optimized for quick response

    Network security, email security and data loss prevention appliances

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  8. Network security, email security and data loss prevention appliances

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    Senando B.
    SB
    The most i like in watchguard are having friendly user interface, easy to configure, having tutorials online especially on youtube. Also all i need is on them, load balancing, web blocker,...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), WatchGuard Network Security is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #5
    #5
  9. Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewall

    (22)4.3 out of 5

    Our next-generation firewall classifies all traffic, including encrypted traffic, based on application, application function, user and content. You can create comprehensive, precise security policies, resulting in safe enablement of applications. This lets only authorized users run sanctioned applications, greatly reducing the surface area of cyber attacks across the organization.

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  10. Our next-generation firewall classifies all traffic, including encrypted traffic, based on application, application function, user and content. You can create comprehensive, precise security policies, resulting in safe enablement of applications. This lets only authorized users run sanctioned applications, greatly reducing the surface area of cyber attacks across the organization.

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    Allen S.
    AS
    Palo Alto's versatility, it has the power to handle high volumes of connections while protecting against a multitude of different types of threats.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
    #6
    #6
  11. Barracuda CloudGen Firewall

    (18)4.6 out of 5

    A Next-Generation firewall for the Cloud Era.

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  12. A Next-Generation firewall for the Cloud Era.

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    AF
    Barracuda if very simple to use. Their customer service is great with helping you out on anything you have questions with.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Barracuda CloudGen Firewall is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Easier to do business with
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    #7
  13. pfSense

    (21)4.5 out of 5

    The pfSense project is a powerful open source firewall and routing platform based on @FreeBSD.

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  14. The pfSense project is a powerful open source firewall and routing platform based on @FreeBSD.

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    SA
    The best part of pfsense is its free :) with lots of features. like firewall multiple supported packages, VPN, radius support,etc.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), pfSense is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Better at meeting requirements
    #8
    #8
  15. Sophos XG Firewall

    (61)4.5 out of 5

    Ultimate enterprise firewall performance, security, and control.

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  16. Ultimate enterprise firewall performance, security, and control.

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    Syaifuddin D.
    SD
    Simple and easy to manage, even first time user can understand the menu and option quickly. On the other hand, this firewall got major update release recently which has rich additional features and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Sophos XG Firewall is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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    #9
  17. Juniper Firewall

    (18)4.0 out of 5

    Our security solution provides fine-grained access comtrol that identifies, mitigates, and fully reports on the sophisticated security threats of the moment

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  18. Our security solution provides fine-grained access comtrol that identifies, mitigates, and fully reports on the sophisticated security threats of the moment

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    AC
    Simple to use, single UI. Low learning curve, can use without a menu

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Juniper Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #10
    #10
  19. Azure Firewall

    (11)4.3 out of 5

    Azure Firewall automatically scales with your usage during peak load or as your business grows, eliminating the need to predict and reserve capacity for peak usage.

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  20. Azure Firewall automatically scales with your usage during peak load or as your business grows, eliminating the need to predict and reserve capacity for peak usage.

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    DK
    Microsoft Azure is a great cloud service and firewall security for cloud data. As an engineer, we have work on cloud data on a daily basis. since 2018 our company used Azure for cloud data...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Azure Firewall is:

    Better at meeting requirements
    #11
    #11
  21. Comodo Firewall

    (32)4.0 out of 5

    A Personal Firewall controls network communication in and out of a single users computer and will restrict the communication based on security policies.

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  22. A Personal Firewall controls network communication in and out of a single users computer and will restrict the communication based on security policies.

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    UT
    It was pretty good protection on my laptop for alittle while, the firewall protection already on my computer wasn't cutting it. Comodo firewall, protected me from malicious movie sites and...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Comodo Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #12
    #12
  23. GlassWire Firewall

    (47)4.6 out of 5

    GlassWire's free firewall helps protect your computer, privacy, and data by visualizing your network activity.

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  24. GlassWire's free firewall helps protect your computer, privacy, and data by visualizing your network activity.

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    UC
    The app has a low footprint and the graphic interface provides great detail in a clear manner

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), GlassWire Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #13
    #13
  25. Huawei Firewall

    (12)4.9 out of 5

    Huawei Enterprise is a leading global ICT solutions provider.

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  26. Huawei Enterprise is a leading global ICT solutions provider.

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    AC
    As an ISP we works on internet lease line and for security reason we need power full firewall so we use huawei firewall.Huawai firewall are complete with its firewall features prevent from data...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Huawei Firewall is:

    More expensive
    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
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  27. Avast Endpoint Protection

    (70)4.4 out of 5

    Avast Endpoint Protection provides powerful security for all your endpoint PCs – without you having to pay anything extra for server protection.

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  28. Avast Endpoint Protection provides powerful security for all your endpoint PCs – without you having to pay anything extra for server protection.

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    Ismael C.
    IC
    The avast sandbox allow me to run my applications in a safe virtual environment. The application once installed is easy to use and very intuitive for the user. Memory usage is adequate and does not...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Avast Endpoint Protection is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
    #15
    #15
  29. FortiGate VM

    (11)4.5 out of 5

    FortiGate-VM is a full-featured FortiGate packaged as a virtual appliance.

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  30. FortiGate-VM is a full-featured FortiGate packaged as a virtual appliance.

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    AO
    Very fast to deploy, virtual environment. Save a lot of time and space. Work really fast and accurate.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), FortiGate VM is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to do business with
    Easier to admin
    #16
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  31. Zscaler Internet Access

    (34)4.3 out of 5

    Zscaler Internet Access delivers the complete security stack as a service from the cloud.

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  32. Zscaler Internet Access delivers the complete security stack as a service from the cloud.

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    EP
    Web security SAAS solution that protects our devices in the LAN and WAN

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Zscaler Internet Access is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    #17
    #17
  33. ZoneAlarm Free Firewall

    (13)4.5 out of 5

    Our personal firewall manages and monitors all incoming and outgoing traffic and shields you from hackers, malware and other online threats that put your privacy at risk.

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  34. Our personal firewall manages and monitors all incoming and outgoing traffic and shields you from hackers, malware and other online threats that put your privacy at risk.

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    Bonnie G.
    BG
    This software is a great solution when it comes to protecting our computers from cyber attacks, because it has very valuable aspects that make me like it, as is the case that it is extremely light,...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), ZoneAlarm Free Firewall is:

    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
    Better at support
    #18
    #18
  35. Untangle NG Firewall

    (9)4.7 out of 5

    Untangle protects your network with simply powerful solutions for web filtering, policy control, malware protection, bandwidth management and more!

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  36. Untangle protects your network with simply powerful solutions for web filtering, policy control, malware protection, bandwidth management and more!

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    AH
    Simple to use Graphical Interface makes this very powerful. The base functions are Free then you purchase additional apps or pay for the full versions of the included free ones. The untangle...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Untangle NG Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #19
    #19
  37. ZoneAlarm Extreme Security

    (21)4.2 out of 5

    ZoneAlarm, a Check Point Software Technologies, Inc. Company, is a world leader in mobile privacy protection (VPN & antivirus) and consumer Internet security.

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  38. ZoneAlarm, a Check Point Software Technologies, Inc. Company, is a world leader in mobile privacy protection (VPN & antivirus) and consumer Internet security.

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    UF
    I like the maximum protection ZoneAlarm provides. I love the advanced firewall features/protection.

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), ZoneAlarm Extreme Security is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
    #20
    #20
  39. Barracuda MSP

    (31)3.5 out of 5

    Barracuda MSP is designed to manage how IT providers deploy data protection strategries to SMB customers.

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  40. Barracuda MSP is designed to manage how IT providers deploy data protection strategries to SMB customers.

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    Alex F.
    AF
    Uninstalling Intronis is my favorite part!

    Reviewers say compared to Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv), Barracuda MSP is:

    Easier to set up