6 Ratings
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Score 8 out of 100
11 Ratings
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Score 8.9 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued

I would say you need someone experienced in Check Point Appliances. You must know the Linux command line as there are a lot of commands that aren't in the guild. I would say 2200 is for a medium-sized company. The appliance we have can't handle a big company and it would be too expensive for a small company.
Randy MacFarland | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

When we are asked by local partners which security equipment we use we always recommend our Cisco security products. The Firepower firewall is no exception and we can easily recommend this to others who need a fast, secure, and well built system that integrates well with all your existing hardware and software.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Firewall

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
8.2
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
7.5
Identification Technologies
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
9.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
8.0
Content Inspection
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
7.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
9.0
Policy-based Controls
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
8.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
7.0
Active Directory and LDAP
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
8.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
5.0
Firewall Management Console
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
8.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
9.0
Reporting and Logging
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
8.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
2.0
VPN
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
9.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
10.0
High Availability
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
8.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
10.0
Stateful Inspection
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
9.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
7.0
Visualization Tools
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
9.0
Proxy Server
Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
7.0

Pros

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued

  • Performance
  • Ease of management
  • Functionality
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

  • Lots of expansion modules available for add-ons.
  • SFP ports are fast and plentiful.
  • Well designed hardware blends in with our other modern Cisco equipment.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued

  • Cost: very expensive to purchase and maintain.
  • Lack of disk space and memory are the biggest issues we have.
  • Hard/impossible to migrate from physical to virtual appliance.
Randy MacFarland | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

  • Initial install and configuration can be complex.
  • May need to learn the new interface if coming from ASA.
  • Buggy web interface can at time cause issues.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued 7.0
Based on 1 answer
It all depends on who you get for support. There are a few that know the hardware/software well and some that don't. You can ask for a second level if you can't get your answer or issues resolved. But overall it's good. I would give it a higher score but we have waited for 4-6 hours for a call back on certain issues.
Randy MacFarland | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued

Both were great products but Check Points seemed to be easier to manage and more stable. While cost was also comparable we chose Check Point because of our enterprise investment with them
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued

  • Stability
  • Consistent Rule application
  • Easy to Manage and maintain
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

  • Positive impact would be our increased security network wide.
  • Another positive would be the increased processing power, saving us time and [from] needing more equipment.
  • A negative impact would be the increased need for having to learn a new interface.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued

General

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

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued Editions & Modules

Additional Pricing Details

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

General

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

Cisco Firepower 4100 Series Editions & Modules

Edition
Firepower 410050,000-250,0001
  1. per appliance
Additional Pricing Details

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
8.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series
10.0

Support Rating

Check Point 2200 Appliances- Discontinued
7.0
Cisco Firepower 4100 Series

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