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"Setup is straightforward with the same reliability and scalability as the firewall series."

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"The VPN and the filtering features are the most valuable. Its VPN is very strong, and its services are very nice. The main problem in India is the service. There are not enough Check Point and Fortinet Firewall services, but for this product, the service is very good.""It works right out of the box. You just have to enable it and you can start working.""The most important feature of this solution is the SLAs."

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"Regarding technical support, they could use more engineers.""Multi properties could be added to the solution in the future to make it better.""Its graphical user interface could be improved because not everybody is technical. There is a lack of knowledge, and they can give some training for this solution."

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  • "The price of WatchGuard Intrusion Prevention Service is pretty reasonable compared to similar solutions."
  • "It is not expensive. Other products like Fortinet and Check Point are of the same price."
  • "The price of the solution is not expensive, it is less than FortiGate."
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    Questions from the Community
    Top Answer:Setup is straightforward with the same reliability and scalability as the firewall series.
    Top Answer:Setup is straightforward; the unblocking, then the configuration in the browser.
    Top Answer:It protects the server and it also protects email. It's anti-spam.
    Top Answer:The VPN and the filtering features are the most valuable. Its VPN is very strong, and its services are very nice. The main problem in India is the service. There are not enough Check Point and… more »
    Top Answer:It is not expensive. Other products like Fortinet and Check Point are of the same price.
    Top Answer:Its graphical user interface could be improved because not everybody is technical. There is a lack of knowledge, and they can give some training for this solution.
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    Also Known As
    Hillstone S-Series NIPS
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    Overview

    Hillstone Network-based IPS (NIPS) appliance operates in-line, and at wire speed, performing deep packet inspection, and assembling inspection of all network traffic. It also applies rules based on several methodologies, including protocol anomaly analysis and signature analysis to block threats. Hillstone NIPS can be deployed in the network to inspect traffic left undetected by perimeter solutions, and is an integral part of network security systems for its high-performance, no compromise, best-of-breed protection capability and broad and flexible deployment scenarios.

    Online attacks and malware continue to evolve, using sophisticated methods to exploit victims. WatchGuard Intrusion Prevention Service (IPS) provides a preemptive approach to network security that adds an essential layer of threat detection and prevention. IPS protects your network from a wide range of malicious activities, including SQL injections, cross-site scripting, and buffer overflows.

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    Top Industries
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company26%
    Comms Service Provider17%
    Healthcare Company8%
    University7%
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    Computer Software Company29%
    Comms Service Provider16%
    Government6%
    Energy/Utilities Company6%
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    Small Business20%
    Midsize Enterprise17%
    Large Enterprise64%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Small Business20%
    Midsize Enterprise18%
    Large Enterprise62%
    Buyer's Guide
    Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS)
    June 2022
    Find out what your peers are saying about Darktrace, GFI, Vectra AI and others in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS). Updated: June 2022.
    610,518 professionals have used our research since 2012.

    Hillstone S-Series Network Intrusion Prevention System is ranked 20th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) with 1 review while WatchGuard Intrusion Prevention Service is ranked 25th in Intrusion Detection and Prevention Software (IDPS) with 3 reviews. Hillstone S-Series Network Intrusion Prevention System is rated 9.0, while WatchGuard Intrusion Prevention Service is rated 6.0. The top reviewer of Hillstone S-Series Network Intrusion Prevention System writes "Complements any firewall". On the other hand, the top reviewer of WatchGuard Intrusion Prevention Service writes "Provides easy-to-use, real-time protection but the customer support could be improved". Hillstone S-Series Network Intrusion Prevention System is most compared with Darktrace, Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System, Sophos UTM and Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall, whereas WatchGuard Intrusion Prevention Service is most compared with Cisco Sourcefire SNORT, Fortinet FortiGate IPS, Cisco Stealthwatch and Trend Micro TippingPoint Threat Protection System.

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