User Reviews of OPNsense & pfSense

Updated July 2022

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OPNsense review

Ralf Wenzel
Ralf Wenzel
Cloud Architect at infotek-software GmbH
Unbeatable pricing and easy to configure and use, but it can be configured only...
We run it as an NVA cluster with Azure, and it has good scalability, but when we have bigger deployments, we would use another firewall. I'm not sure if it makes sense to scale up. OPNsense has a very good niche market in comparison to FortiGate, Azure Firewall, or other firewalls. If a customer is starting in the cloud and has 100 or 200...
pfSense review

Bojan Oremuz
Bojan Oremuz
CEO at In.sist d.o.o.
Feature-rich, well documented, and there is good support available online
Ease of use is a problem for a user who is unfamiliar with this product because, in the interface, everything has to be set manually. It would be more user-friendly if things were set automatically. The drop in performance can be drastic when you use more advanced techniques. There is some trade-off between having a certain level of...

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