Sophos Questions

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 31 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos XGS, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 31 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 31 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos XGS.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 31 2022

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 31 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos XGS?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 14 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Email, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 14 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 14 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Email.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 14 2022

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Oct 14 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Email?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 30 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos EPP Suite, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 30 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 30 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos EPP Suite.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 30 2022

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 30 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos EPP Suite?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 29 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos UTM, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 29 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 29 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos UTM.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 29 2022

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 29 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos UTM?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 20 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos SafeGuard, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 20 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 20 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos SafeGuard.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 20 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos SafeGuard?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Oche Ankeli - PeerSpot reviewer
Oche AnkeliSynchronized security is one very cool feature of the Sophos Endpoint you don’t… more »
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Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 15 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Phish Threat, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 15 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Phish Threat.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 15 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Phish Threat?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 12 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Intercept X, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 12 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 12 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Intercept X.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 12 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Intercept X?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 24 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Cyberoam UTM, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 24 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 24 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Cyberoam UTM.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Jul 24 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Cyberoam UTM?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Mohammad Fawwaz - PeerSpot reviewer
Mohammad Fawwaz
User at Sameh Electronics (SamehGroup)
Jun 06 2022

Hi security and IT pros,

Which firewall product would you choose for your company: FortiGate 200F or Sophos XG 310? Why this would be your choice?

Thanks in advance. 

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos XG, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos XG?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Cloud Optix, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Cloud Optix.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Cloud Optix?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Virtualization Security, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Virtualization Security.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Virtualization Security?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Steve Chiyenda - PeerSpot reviewer
Steve Chiyenda
IT Supervisor at Blantyre Netting Company Limited
Hi peers, A week ago I lost my data through the malware from which I failed to recover as the file got corrupted.  Now, I want to work with a firewall and so am looking for suggestions on whether I should purchase Cisco Firepower or Sophos XG. Which one is a good match for an SMB? What would yo...
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Bennett Gomonda - PeerSpot reviewer
Bennett GomondaI prefer Sophos. I find it easy to use and it has better features on malware and… more »
Carlos Roberto Da Silva - PeerSpot reviewer
Carlos Roberto Da SilvaI recommend Sophos XGS firewall. It will offer the best solution for malware… more »
Mike Parsons - PeerSpot reviewer
Mike ParsonsMy preference is the Sophos XGS, particularly when you team it up with the… more »
3 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Network Access Control, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Network Access Control.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Network Access Control?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Hanaa ElShazly - PeerSpot reviewer
Hanaa ElShazly
Business Excellence Manager at Kandil Glass
Hi security and IT pros, I work as the Business Excellence Manager at a Manufacturing company (size: 500+ employees). At the moment we're researching two firewalls products: Sophos XGS 2100 or SonicWall 2700.  Which one is better (and why?) for a medium-sized company with 150 users, and ~120 c...
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Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

reviewer1804872 - PeerSpot reviewer
User at Security Signal Devices, Inc.
Hello!  I'm on the purchasing side of things and my IT department has requested the renewal of the Sophos Central Intercept X Advanced user and server subscriptions.  I don't mind paying a fair price for the renewal, but I am finding that the cost to renew is double what was paid in 2019: $24K ...
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Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos XG.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

drw - PeerSpot reviewer
drwThere is no built-in option for let's encrypt certificate management for use… more »
drw - PeerSpot reviewer
drwThe BGP engine is very limited.
103 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Mobile, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Mobile.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Mobile?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Managed Threat Response, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Managed Threat Response.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Managed Threat Response?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Arvind Panchal - PeerSpot reviewer
Arvind Panchal
User at JAS

Hi colleagues,

Can anyone explain the main differences in features between Sophos XG and FortiGate 80F? 

Thanks and I appreciate your help!

Arun-M - PeerSpot reviewer
Arun-MHi Techies, Sophos features: -Address object can be created as a list.… more »
Lauri Laanenurm - PeerSpot reviewer
Lauri LaanenurmHi, Sophos XG series has been replaced with new XGS series using Xstream… more »
Lenos Jacob - PeerSpot reviewer
Lenos JacobHi Arvind P ,  The Sophos XG firewall has a number of models right from XG86… more »
6 Answers
Samuel Rees Dasan - PeerSpot reviewer
Samuel Rees Dasan
Systems Team Lead at Ganz, Inc.

Hello,

I work at a Wholesaler/Distributor company with 500-1000 employees.

We require Sophos XG (both firewall + VPN). What are the things we need to purchase for this setup? 

Tnx.

Benard Otieno - PeerSpot reviewer
Benard OtienoHello,  You will need to purchase the firewall (XGS 4500), then licenses… more »
1 Answer
Netanya Carmi - PeerSpot reviewer
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
How does Crodwstrike Falcon compare with Sophos Intercept X? Which is better and why?
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Sajjad Ahmad - PeerSpot reviewer
Sajjad Ahmad
System Support Engineer at a engineering company with 11-50 employees

I have around ten years of experience as a system support engineer for an engineering company. 

We are currently evaluating Sophos UTM and Fortinet FortiGate. What are the technical differences between the two. Which would you recommend?

Thanks! I appreciate the help. 

Narendra Singh - PeerSpot reviewer
Narendra SinghWe replaced Fortinet with Sophos as our public-facing UTM in 2017 & since then… more »
Alessandro Turchi - PeerSpot reviewer
Alessandro TurchiI would have no doubt in recommending Fortinet. I do not know the Sophos UTM… more »
Gonzalo Moreno - PeerSpot reviewer
Gonzalo MorenoIn my opinion and as a result of years of experience: - Both are great… more »
11 Answers
Netanya Carmi - PeerSpot reviewer
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
How does Meraki MX compare with Sophos XG? Which is better and why?
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Netanya Carmi - PeerSpot reviewer
Netanya Carmi
Content Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Udhayakumar Murugan - PeerSpot reviewer
Udhayakumar Murugan
Information Technology Administrator at Enterstellar Softwares(OPC) Pvt Ltd
Hi, I work as an Information Technology Administrator. So far, we have been using Windows Defender and right now, we're planning to update our endpoint security.  We've chosen Sophos Intercept X and Symantec Endpoint Protection.  Can anyone advise which is the better solution?
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Eric Rise - PeerSpot reviewer
Eric RiseHaving used both I'd go with something other than either of these two solutions… more »
reviewer1644681 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1644681I would recommend going with Sophos Intercept X Advance. Additionally if you… more »
Mostafa  - PeerSpot reviewer
Mostafa @Udhayakumar Murugan, First, I don't know the budget of yours (which is… more »
5 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Sophos UTM vs Sophos XG. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between Sophos UTM and Sophos XG? Which of these two solutions would you recommen...
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Juan C. Sanchez Pignalosa - PeerSpot reviewer
Juan C. Sanchez PignalosaThe biggest difference between Sophos SG and Sophos XG is performance.  Now,… more »
Suheyl Khaki - PeerSpot reviewer
Suheyl KhakiUTM specifically SG series is a very mature and stable platform. It lacks some… more »
Anthony Petecca - PeerSpot reviewer
Anthony PeteccaTo my understanding, UTM and XG are from different legacy companies that are… more »
13 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Sophos UTM vs Sophos XG. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between Sophos UTM and Sophos XG? Which of these two solutions would you recommen...
Read More »
Juan C. Sanchez Pignalosa - PeerSpot reviewer
Juan C. Sanchez PignalosaThe biggest difference between Sophos SG and Sophos XG is performance.  Now,… more »
Suheyl Khaki - PeerSpot reviewer
Suheyl KhakiUTM specifically SG series is a very mature and stable platform. It lacks some… more »
Anthony Petecca - PeerSpot reviewer
Anthony PeteccaTo my understanding, UTM and XG are from different legacy companies that are… more »
13 Answers
Eman Taky - PeerSpot reviewer
Eman Taky
Senior System Administrator at Kn
Hello, I’m planning to purchase Sophos XG 210, but I’m confused as I don’t know if this is a good choice compared with Fortinet FortiGate 100E.  My requirements are below:✓ VPN for 100 concurrent users✓ Firewall can handle internet requests of up to 200 concurrent users✓ Sites filtering and dom...
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imadam - PeerSpot reviewer
imadamHi, This really gets to two things: - how fast your internet access is and… more »
Luis Apodaca - PeerSpot reviewer
Luis ApodacaI personally used Sophos UTM 9, and it´s great, it can support all your needs… more »
Paul Yuen - PeerSpot reviewer
Paul YuenThe Fortinet FortiGate appliance is recommended,  we have in the past used… more »
9 Answers
Constance Chinonzo - PeerSpot reviewer
Constance Chinonzo
Networks and Hardware Manager at ZIMSEC
I intend to deploy a new endpoint solution.  I already have a CISCO ASA firewall and have to decide on the Sophos central endpoint or Kaspersky endpoint (I am moving from the Symantec endpoint).  In your opinion, which endpoint solution is more effective in terms of protection and remote admini...
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reviewer1562688 - PeerSpot reviewer
Systems network admin at a educational organization with 10,001+ employees
We are looking at deploying the Sophos XGs series firewall and I would like to hear from some of the peers regariding your experience with this environment or, alternatively, other recommendations. Our requirements:  SSL-DPI Web Proxy Sandboxing IDS/IPS Mail scanning with store and forwar...
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Manojkumar Deshmukh - PeerSpot reviewer
Manojkumar DeshmukhIt is a good Firewall considering the price point.  Sophos XG Firewall is easy… more »
2 Answers
Vinoth Rajan - PeerSpot reviewer
Vinoth Rajan
User at Viroka

Hi, 

I'm looking for a technical comparison between Sophos XG550 and Fortinet FortiGate 600E.

Please assist,

Thanks 

CoPr - PeerSpot reviewer
CoPrWhat kind of technical comparison do you want? performance, number of ports… more »
2 Answers
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Shahril Anuar Jamaludin - PeerSpot reviewer
Shahril Anuar Jamaludin
Senior Executive at Malaysian Institute of Accountants

Hi, 

I'm comparing the following products to enhance email spam filtering:

  • Sophos Advanced Email Threat
  • Trend Micro Cloud App Security
  • Microsoft Defender for Office 365
  • Check Point CloudGuard SaaS

What do you recommend and why?

BONEY NAIR - PeerSpot reviewer
BONEY NAIR
System Administrator at HABITAT SCHOOL

I'm looking at options for firewalls. I'd like feedback on Fortinet FortiGate vs Sophos XG.

Thanks

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos EPP Suite, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos EPP Suite.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos EPP Suite?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Sherwin Saavedra - PeerSpot reviewer
Sherwin Saavedra
ICT Manager at toril community cooperative

H community, 

I'm researching firewalls. Which firewall would you recommend betweeen Sangfor NGAF and Sophos XG? 

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Mobile, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Mobile.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Mobile?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Managed Threat Response, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Managed Threat Response.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Managed Threat Response?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

it_user1397058 - PeerSpot reviewer
Owner at Smile Software Pvt. Ltd.

Which product is better for a banking institute - WatchGuard Firebox T55 or Sophos XG 135 FullGuard Plus with Enhanced Support?

Mohamed Y Ahmed - PeerSpot reviewer
Mohamed Y AhmedWatchGuard Total security its security effectiveness is more reliable than… more »
1 Answer
Theodoros Theodorou - PeerSpot reviewer
Theodoros Theodorou
IT Manager at a wellness & fitness company with 51-200 employees
I am an IT Manager for a company that provides access to professional indemnity and medico/dento-legal assistance. Do you know if Sophos Intercept X and Carbon Black can be used side by side on endpoints? Thanks! I appreciate the help.
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Brian Allison - PeerSpot reviewer
Brian AllisonOfficially the answer is Intercept X and anti-virus from other mfgs. can… more »
Antonio Lightbourne - PeerSpot reviewer
Antonio LightbourneI’m not sure but if you are using Sophos Intercept X I would suggest just adding… more »
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Girish Vijay - PeerSpot reviewer
Girish Vijay
Deputy Manager IT at Carl Bechem Lubricants India Pvt Ltd

I'm looking for feedback on Sonicwall NSA 3650 Vs Sophos XG 310. Which of these firewalls is best suited to a 300 person organisation?

Pranav Jyoti - PeerSpot reviewer
Pranav JyotiBoth have some unique features and per my experience with both the vendors… more »
1 Answer
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Network Access Control, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Network Access Control.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Network Access Control?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Dinesh Khot Khot - PeerSpot reviewer
Dinesh Khot Khot
Manager - IT Infra at quant

Hi, 

I am researching firewalls. What is the difference between Sophos XG and pfSense? 

CristianoLima - PeerSpot reviewer
CristianoLimaBasically the major difference between Sophos XG Firewall and PFsense is that… more »
1 Answer
Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Phish Threat, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Phish Threat.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Phish Threat?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

it_user1093146 - PeerSpot reviewer
Regional Manager with 11-50 employees

I am trying to compare Sophos and pfSense for my company. Which one is best and why?

What is the biggest difference between Sophos and pfSense?

Thanks for helping me with this important decision.

Karl Hart, Acse, Ceh, Chfi, Cissp - PeerSpot reviewer
Karl Hart, Acse, Ceh, Chfi, CissppfSense is just a basic firewall with VPN and Captive Portal functionality but… more »
Cesar Reza - PeerSpot reviewer
Cesar RezaWith Sophos is easy to configure and you have the support from the frabicant… more »
Bob Alfson - PeerSpot reviewer
Bob AlfsonIn fact, Karl, the 50-IP free version is for home use only, and not even then if… more »
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Welerme Haplasca - PeerSpot reviewer
Welerme Haplasca
Executive Officer at a consultancy with 201-500 employees
I am an information technology officer with experience working in government. We are currently evaluating BitLocker with Windows, Sophos Safeguard, and Checkpoint Full Disk Encryption. What are the advantages and disadvantages of these products? Which would you recommend?  Thanks! I appreciate ...
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Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Virtualization Security, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Virtualization Security.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Virtualization Security?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Sophos Email Appliance, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Sophos Email Appliance.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Sophos Email Appliance?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

it_user1260153 - PeerSpot reviewer
Network & Endpoint Security Consultant at a tech company with 1-10 employees
I have experience working with small to large enterprise network design and architecture, server administration, and cybersecurity research and analysis. I am currently evaluating Sophos XG and FortiGate. What are the biggest differences between the two? Which would you recommend?  Thanks! I ap...
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ReonSmith - PeerSpot reviewer
ReonSmithFrom my experience regarding both the Sophos and FortiGate firewalls, I… more »
it_user1146165 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user1146165Both devices have the same architecture (UTM), but FortiGate has more… more »
Francesco Capolupo - PeerSpot reviewer
Francesco CapolupoI evaluated both and in the end, I decided to go with Sophos. It has a good… more »
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Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

it_user72771 - PeerSpot reviewer
Info Sec Consultant at Size 41 Digital
Hi all, Has anyone got experience of using Sophos Phish Threat. We currently use Confense PhishMe but, as happens, we're doing a yearly review and a couple of colleagues have suggested Sophos Phish Threat as a possible replacement.  Anyone used this and can provide me with a bit of real user ad...
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Melwyn DSouza - PeerSpot reviewer
Melwyn DSouza
Sr Solutions Architect - Growth and E&U Vertical, Global Network Solutions, Digital Solutions at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
I am a pre-sales consultant with 15+ years of experience in Telecom & ICT Pre-Sales, Business Analysis, & Enterprise Business Enablement. I am currently researching Meraki and Sophos. What are the main differences between the two? Which one is good with security and SD-WAN? Thanks! I ap...
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it_user1150056 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user1150056To be honest, if you are still buying firewall appliances and UTM licenses you… more »
Nick Staicu - PeerSpot reviewer
Nick StaicuI presume the topic is UTM appliances (as Meraki and Sophos have many products)… more »
Elom Kutsienyo - PeerSpot reviewer
Elom KutsienyoSophos gives on-premise UTM functionalities that work like traditional UTMs… more »
5 Answers
Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Fortinet FortiGate vs Sophos UTM. People like you are trying to decide which one is best for their company. Can you help them out? What is the biggest difference between Fortinet FortiGate and Sophos UTM? Which of these two solutions ...
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Narendra Singh - PeerSpot reviewer
Narendra SinghThe main difference is the Operating system (OS). Fortinet uses their own… more »
1 Answer
Julia Frohwein - PeerSpot reviewer
Julia Frohwein
Content and Social Media Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Nurit Sherman - PeerSpot reviewer
Nurit Sherman
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Fortinet FortiGate vs Sophos UTM. One of the users on our site says about Fortinet FortiGate, "A strong point of FortiGate is that the graphical interface is complete and easy to use, especially if we think there is a list of operation...
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it_user628986 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user628986Sophos and FortiGate are good solutions, but you need to know the advantages and… more »
reviewer175356 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer175356I would like to strongly recommend for Fortinet products because of following… more »
Jeff  Stutzman - PeerSpot reviewer
Jeff StutzmanI have no real experience with Sophos, but can comment on Fortigate. I'm a… more »
42 Answers
it_user732843 - PeerSpot reviewer
Admin - IT Infrastructure, Networking ,Communications & Security at a manufacturing company with 501-1,000 employees
We are planning to procure UTM along with end point solution. Primarily we have selected the following brands and models by going thru different reviews. SOPHOS XG 210 HW & SOPHOS XG 135 HW. FORTIGATE FG 100E & FORTIGATE FG 60E. Ours is a medium size organization with 100 desktops and ...
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Justin Twiss - PeerSpot reviewer
Justin Twiss Hi guys, Not familiar with the Sophos units but definitely am with the… more »
ramesh1923 - PeerSpot reviewer
ramesh1923Here I would suggest your to go with Fortigate, The model 60E or 100 E is based… more »
it_user537780 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user537780Can't tell about Sophos, but we have Fortinet firewall, and we are very pleased… more »
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MaheshPatel - PeerSpot reviewer
MaheshPatel
Sr. Corporate Marketing Executive at Amity Infosoft Pvt. Ltd.

We have two options: FortiGate 200E or Cyberoam 300iNG-XP.

We are looking for strong gateway level security like antivirus, antispam, IPS, web content filtering, application control and secure wireless access points.

Thanks.

it_user682383 - PeerSpot reviewer
User at a tech company with 51-200 employees

Tell me which firewall is best. 

it_user591153 - PeerSpot reviewer
Director Human Resources with 201-500 employees

We only require Internet distribution for our students and staff.

it_user406584 - PeerSpot reviewer
User at a tech company with 51-200 employees
I am looking into getting a Cyberoam UTM but am put off by the difficulty in contacting them. We currently have a Firewall which ties into our Active Directory but also filters all of our email before redirecting it to our online Kerio based email server. I am wondering how hard it will be to set...
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it_user224244 - PeerSpot reviewer
IT Manager at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Hi, We are going to be purchasing a UTM solution for our organization and we want to know which one is best for a 500 to 800 machine users environment - Cyberoam or Fortinet. We have 30 MBPS ISP bandwidth. Our major focus: Web Content blocking and filtering HTTPS strong blocking Reporting ...
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VikasSharma - PeerSpot reviewer
VikasSharmaI'm mentioning few options: 1. Fortinet Next-Gen Firewalls 500-300 series.… more »
it_user72054 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user72054My team would need more details to truly make a recommendation, but initial… more »
it_user177774 - PeerSpot reviewer
it_user177774Hi I strongly suggest Fortigate. Suitable model is FG500D. Let me know… more »
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