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SonicWall Alternatives & Competitors

(82)4.1 out of 5

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

Top Alternatives to SonicWall

  • Check Point Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs)
  • FortiGate NGFW
  • WatchGuard Network Security
  • Barracuda CloudGen Firewall
  • Juniper Firewall

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to SonicWall

    #1
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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.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    UF
    The fact that it is a software solution gives me the ability to deploy on a VM and bare metal devices

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Check Point Next Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More expensive
    Easier to do business with
    #2
    #2
  3. 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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  4. FortiGate offers a network security platform, designed to deliver threat protection and performance with reduced complexity.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    LV
    The installation was very easy and we were able to secure our networks immediately. Even the traditional servers can be protected. The dashboard is very easy to understand and adding PC's to the...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, FortiGate NGFW is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    More usable
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    #3
    #3
  5. 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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  6. Network security, email security and data loss prevention appliances

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    Sean M.
    SM
    The WatchGuard System Manager provides an easy to use interface that makes it a breeze to understand the configuration of the device.

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, WatchGuard Network Security is:

    Easier to do business with
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #4
    #4
  7. Barracuda CloudGen Firewall

    (18)4.6 out of 5

    A Next-Generation firewall for the Cloud Era.

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

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    UF
    This is a great software that monitors my work email so I don't get spam or bugged emails.

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Barracuda CloudGen Firewall is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at support
    Easier to admin
    #5
    #5
  9. 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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  10. Our security solution provides fine-grained access comtrol that identifies, mitigates, and fully reports on the sophisticated security threats of the moment

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    JS
    Juniper offers more protection and more options across the landscape. They have support for small branch offices as well as large distinct networks. While working in a small branch, I saw first...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Juniper Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #6
    #6
  11. Cisco Next-Generation Firewall Virtual (NGFWv)

    (76)4.2 out of 5

    Firewall solutions from Cisco offer integrated security to help safeguard various network environments.

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  12. Firewall solutions from Cisco offer integrated security to help safeguard various network environments.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    Kevin M.
    KM
    Love the command line interface and logging. The logging is very useful for when issues are happening. Also the command line enables a lot of features and options for scripting when you have...Read more

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

    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    More expensive
    #7
    #7
  13. Sophos XG Firewall

    (61)4.5 out of 5

    Ultimate enterprise firewall performance, security, and control.

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

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    AT
    Everything is automatically integrated into the portal and rules, networks and settings can be fully managed

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Sophos XG Firewall is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #8
    #8
  15. 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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  16. 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.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    CC
    Palo Alto's APP ID feature is the best I like about this firewall. It allows us configure absolutely granular application control policies. Also it a very stable and secure Firewall which allows...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Firewall is:

    Easier to do business with
    More expensive
    Better at meeting requirements
    #9
    #9
  17. 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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  18. The pfSense project is a powerful open source firewall and routing platform based on @FreeBSD.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    Ashley D.
    AD
    pfSense is relatively simple to configure and very powerful.

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, pfSense is:

    Easier to do business with
    Better at meeting requirements
    Easier to set up
    #10
    #10
  19. Cisco Meraki

    (56)4.6 out of 5

    Manage your entire network from a centralized dashboard.

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  20. Manage your entire network from a centralized dashboard.

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    Jonathan T.
    JT
    I love how simple they are to setup, simple to administer, and how comprehensive the capabilities are. We've had them for a couple years now, and I've never had a more solid setup and felt more...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Cisco Meraki is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    More usable
    #11
    #11
  21. Sophos UTM

    (71)4.1 out of 5

    The global network of highly skilled researchers and analysts, protecting businesses from known and emerging malware - viruses, rootkits and spyware.

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  22. The global network of highly skilled researchers and analysts, protecting businesses from known and emerging malware - viruses, rootkits and spyware.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    AI
    The setup was smooth and easy, the GUI is simple and has all the features and tools you need. Sophos's key points are the excellent security and threat management which is essential for any company.

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Sophos UTM is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #12
    #12
  23. Huawei Firewall

    (11)4.9 out of 5

    Huawei Enterprise is a leading global ICT solutions provider.

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

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    AC
    Huawei firewall provide trusted security management platform.It provides enterprises with comprehensive and precise security protection through the technologies.Help to monitor and track web...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Huawei Firewall is:

    More expensive
    More usable
    Better at support
    #13
    #13
  25. 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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  26. A Personal Firewall controls network communication in and out of a single users computer and will restrict the communication based on security policies.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    Corrado Z.
    CZ
    It's free to use (for basic version). User Interface is pretty clean. It has the option to pay to use a vpn service

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Comodo Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
    Easier to do business with
    #14
    #14
  27. 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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  28. Untangle protects your network with simply powerful solutions for web filtering, policy control, malware protection, bandwidth management and more!

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    AC
    Untangle is simple to use with nice dashboards that display a lot of information and reports. We recently switched to a paid version and prior to that, even when we didn't have a support plan the...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Untangle NG Firewall is:

    Easier to do business with
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    #15
    #15
  29. 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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  30. Avast Endpoint Protection provides powerful security for all your endpoint PCs – without you having to pay anything extra for server protection.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    JP
    It is very easy to use and install, it offers a 30-day trial where you can see if it really works for you or has what you are looking for. It does not have as much publicity as the rest, it works...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Avast Endpoint Protection is:

    Easier to do business with
    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #16
    #16
  31. 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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  32. GlassWire's free firewall helps protect your computer, privacy, and data by visualizing your network activity.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    Jacob V.
    JV
    The break down of the network activity is one of the best that I've seen from other network activity scanners. Not only does it help you see what programs are pulling from the network but also how...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, GlassWire Firewall is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to do business with
    #17
    #17
  33. 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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  34. 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.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    Kimberly A.
    KA
    I enjoy that this firewall has built-in high availability with unrestricted cloud scalability and of course FQDN filtering. Aside from that, this product can be integrated with Azure Cloud /...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Azure Firewall is:

    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
    #18
    #18
  35. Cisco Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance (ASAv)

    (12)4.3 out of 5

    Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance is a virtualized network security solution based on the market-leading Cisco ASA 5500-X Series firewalls.

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  36. Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance is a virtualized network security solution based on the market-leading Cisco ASA 5500-X Series firewalls.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    DT
    Overall, this program runs smoothly and you barely notice it in the background.

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Cisco Adaptive Security Virtual Appliance (ASAv) is:

    Easier to set up
    Better at support
    Easier to do business with
    #19
    #19
  37. 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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  38. Zscaler Internet Access delivers the complete security stack as a service from the cloud.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    AC
    Most power to use tool to split internet and intranet on single software and replacing the load on ext fw

    Reviewers say compared to SonicWall, Zscaler Internet Access is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to do business with
    Easier to set up
    #20
    #20
  39. ZyWALL USG/40/40W/60/60W

    (1)5.0 out of 5

    ZyWALL USG/40/40W/60/60W offers unbeatable protection from malware and unauthorized applications for smaller-sized enterprises.

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  40. ZyWALL USG/40/40W/60/60W offers unbeatable protection from malware and unauthorized applications for smaller-sized enterprises.

    Categories in common with SonicWall:

    AC
    Zyxel routers and firewalls are very powerful. In my opinion, they are the best in their class, even outperforming appliances 2-3 times more expensive. Awesome LIVE tech support.