2 Ratings
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Score 9 out of 100
89 Ratings
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Score 8.7 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional

Alert Logic is ideally placed to support and protect cloud infrastructure and services such as AWS hosted services. It is less appropriate for platform as a service as this would be addressed by the provider in question. It would also be ideally suited to on-premise and hybrid cloud scenarios to protect services from attacks and breaches.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM QRadar

If you have a small-to-large company looking for a SIEM solution that "does the job" and is easy to deploy/use, QRadar is your tool. If you're looking for a complex solution that supports integration with data-mining solutions (e.g. ELK), then you may need a different solution. Overall, QRadar fits the needs of 99% of the companies. It is one of the easiest SIEM solutions to deploy and use.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
8.6
Centralized event and log data collection
Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
9.2
Correlation
Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
9.8
Event and log normalization
Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
9.2
Deployment flexibility
Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
8.4
Integration with Identity and Access Management Tools
Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
7.7
Custom dashboards and views
Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
8.5
Host and network-based intrusion detection
Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
7.6

Pros

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional

  • Alert Logic provides very technical solutions to address security risks. However much of the benefit is from a human level understanding of the threats seen.
  • As a company, they are profiling thousands of companies and are better able to predict threats such as denial of service attacks and warn organisations ahead of time.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM QRadar

  • It allows us to have visibility to potential problems both on premise and in the cloud which was key as we have become a hybrid consumer.
  • It has automated monitoring which has allowed us to see threats faster and also allowed us to be proactive.
  • By having over 20,000 employees, QRadar has also allowed us to be aware of internal threats that are brought into the company by unsuspecting employees.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional

  • Overall the product and service works well and addresses all our key requirements so we have no real negatives to share.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM QRadar

  • There is a steep learning curve compared to other platforms. Qradar is incredibly powerful but does require some homework.
  • There is a glaring lack of threat feed utilization outside of STIXX/TAXII which remains very limited at this time.
  • May require a considerable amount of tuning during deployment with very little "out of the box" offense information.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

IBM QRadar

IBM QRadar 8.5
Based on 4 answers
I've had many issues with QRadar, and the support would hear and respond to my question all the time (more so than in the case of IBM Resilient support). They were very quick to respond, were helpful, and provided remote access.
larbi belmiloud | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional

There are alternatives some of which have a greater overhead and require more in-house technical skills. Alert Logic provide a full service so for us this was a better solution.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM QRadar

Splunk Enterprise Security I've found is the easiest of all major SIEM's to deploy due to its event normalization capabilities. It lags behind QRadar in event correlation but is better in user GUI customization. One issue where QRadar beats it is in cost. Splunk starts off cheap, but as you expand (due to it's licensing model), it quickly becomes very expensive. It is the monster that keeps on feeding.
Douglas Concepcion | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional

  • Return on Investment is measured in how protected our reputation is and Alert Logic contributes to this is a large way.
  • Alert Logic provides excellent information security assurance to the business and allows us to feel more proactive.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

IBM QRadar

  • QRadar has helped us improve our rating when going through an IT audit.
  • It has allowed us to answer some security related contract questions much more positively when going through contract negotiation.
  • It helps us to protect our company and investors from Outside and Internal threats.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

IBM QRadar

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?
No

IBM QRadar Editions & Modules

Edition
Cloud$800.001
  1. Per Month
Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
8.0
IBM QRadar
8.8

Support Rating

Log Management, part of Alert Logic Professional
IBM QRadar
8.5

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