System Engineer at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
Dec 3, 2020
I would advise others to just go through and look at the requirements and the needs of the people you're supporting. I will always recommend doing a POC, just to make sure that the product that you're inquiring about or thinking about purchasing does what it says it does because you don't want to be oversold something and it under-delivers. I will always recommend doing some type of POC to test everything out. If it is in your budget, then I would say go with it. It has improved the way our organization functions. I have been very impressed with the direction in which Citrix is going. I got introduced to Workspace last year, and I attended the virtual SYNERGY conference. It was very impressive to see so many upcoming things that Citrix is working on. I noticed that VMware also has its version of Workspace, so I guess that's the new hot terminology to use. The Citrix solution is called Workspace, and the VMware solution is called Workspace ONE. I would rate Citrix ADC a nine out of ten. There's always room for improvement for any application. That's why they have different versions or a series of applications.
Today I use Fortinet for both VPN SSL and WEB SSL. I'm considering returning to Citrix (Netscaler) but the products have changed so much that I no longer know what each one is for.
Is Citrix ADC a good solution for web app firewall? App delivery management? Gateway? There are so many out there, I'm not sure which is right. Fortinet seems to be used more by communications people. Citrix seems m...
Citrix and is one of the leading product holders in the SSL VPN. l would recommend CITRIX because of its better load handling as well as CITRIX has an onboard SSL decryption chip which reduces the decryption load from the processer which provides us optimal speed and maximum production.
I'm a Citrix Engineer and I supply CITRIX products to companies in Korea. Both products are excellent in my experience. So I will give you some data for Compare Citrix WAF with Fortinet WAF
In my opinion, Fortinet has a lot of experience as a security device, so I think WAF is equally fine.
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