Cisco IOS SSL VPN Room for Improvement
Senior Network Consultant at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
In addition to Cisco, we work with other solutions on behalf of our customers, such as Fortinet for FortiGate, but this latter solution can achieve the same results at a lower price.
FortiGate does not charge the client a licensing fee, although Cisco charges clients a couple of dollars per year for each license.
Other brands, such as Fortinet and even Juniper, do not charge a fee for the very good training they provide, but Cisco does.
Cisco should make itself available at a discount, if not for free.
When many people are using the internet at home, which is usually right after dinner, this type of service is a little bit hard to use. The internet becomes quite slow, and sometimes, I have to stop using this application. I am not sure if this issue is because of the application or my internet provider.View full review »
The flexibility of configurations could be improved. Most companies are going to GUI which is comparatively easier to configure in other solutions.View full review »
The system needs to be upgraded to replace the Token Authentication software, which will no longer be supported.View full review »
The company sets the policies for the default location, and destination, which the VPN connects. If there is a problem with one of those locations, which happens sometimes when I travel I need to have an option to select a different available location. Currently, I am unable to see that from a user's point of view.View full review »
Senior System Administrator at AB Mauri India Private Limited
Only its mobile-based application is available right now. We cannot use it, for example, on laptops. That's the only drawback. It would be nice if we could use this not just on mobile, but on laptops and desktops as well.View full review »
Sometimes the connection drops, and we don't like that. I'm not sure the reason, but sometimes it will take time to connect or it will disconnect fast.View full review »