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Score 8 out of 100

FireMon

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Score 8.5 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

Dome9 can be used to have visibility into cloud assets and security policies across all the virtual networks, regions, and accounts on AWS, Azure and GCP. It also provides continuous enforcement of regulatory compliance standards and security best practices, with the ability to auto-remediate misconfigurations. So Dome9 is well suited for companies using cloud providers that want to take control of their resources.
Oscar Martinez | TrustRadius Reviewer

FireMon

Within my industry I have multiple contacts that are looking for exactly what Firemon does. Not only can the software help compliance professional but also network engineers who need a better picture of how infrastructure is set up. As well as new employees that need to learn the environment quickly
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

  • Advanced Threat protection via Check Point CloudGuard proven ThreatCloud intelligence feeds for malicious IP's is a nice feature.
  • We have not set up the cloud bots auto-remediation functionality yet, but from initial testing, it looks to be something worth utilizing.
  • Having reporting tie in's with our ServiceNow asset management platform is very handy.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

FireMon

  • PCI Reporting - After identifying which firewalls and rulesets are in scope, producing a report artifact to satisfy PCI requirements on Firewall reviews is literally a two-click operation.
  • Storing Rule Metadata - FireMon stores metadata (prefilled fields, standard fields, and custom fields) for each rule in each policy which is valuable for context during firewall reviews in particular
  • API - FireMon exposes most if not all of its functionality via REST API
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

  • Compared to another widely used competitor, this meets all our requirement as of today.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

FireMon

  • Some features could be added to the existing functionality which include NAT rules usage
  • Rule expiration normalization from firewalls rather than entering them in rule documentation
  • .csv exports of the files from the firewall pane only gives usage for 30 days by default and that should be increased
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

FireMon

FireMon 8.6
Based on 4 answers
I would give a 10 but if for some crazy reason Firemon does not add support for Firepower (without using FMC) before renewal then we'd have a major problem but I have absolute confidence this will not be an issue
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Usability

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9) 8.0
Based on 1 answer
Is easy to use, and the standad configuration is well prepared.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

FireMon

FireMon 7.3
Based on 3 answers
It save me time and I'm able to have the review - review the rule independently with using my time.
Jeff Plotkin | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9) 8.4
Based on 8 answers
Checkpoint support is great. They provide great SLAs and they comply with service times accordingly.
Oscar Martinez | TrustRadius Reviewer

FireMon

FireMon 7.7
Based on 34 answers
FireMon technical support is awesome! They respond quickly to our requests and they are well trained and very knowledgeable about the tool. Some issues have to be referred to the development team, but technical support largely provides solutions for any issues that we may have.
Eric Garcia | TrustRadius Reviewer

Implementation Rating

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

FireMon

FireMon 9.1
Based on 2 answers
Implementation is fairly simple. Most issues can be resolved by referencing manuals.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

We are also piloting Trend Micro Cloud App Security, but we don't have enough data to make a fair comparison, but from what I've seen, Check Point offers a much more comprehensive platform.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

FireMon

I has worked with AlgoSec and while they are very similar product, I find the FireMon is easier to understand and get rolling with. While both require some learning, FireMon is by far the easier one. Once you have an understanding of how things are arranged and labeled you can easily import firewalls and begin to work on them to improve them
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Scalability

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

FireMon

FireMon 7.6
Based on 32 answers
It has some hefty requirements for system specs, but that's due to the firewall logging. You can have multiple nodes to distribute the load and grow as you need. We found that our initial setup went beyond what we initially needed, but we were able to see the increasing load and plan accordingly to add resources and nodes to handle the additional firewalls.
Howard Wall | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

  • Helps with early detection which is key for any monitoring tool.
  • Notification integration with most enterprise ticketing systems, thus prompt remediation.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

FireMon

  • The use of FireMon has eliminated the backlog in firewall policy changes, approval, and implementation.
  • FireMon has greatly increased the accuracy of changes, and reduced the risk of planned changes (3 incidents in over 27000 change tickets--most with multiple policy changes in each, is a stellar record)
Ken Sharp | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (formerly Dome9)

General

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

FireMon

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
Optional

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