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Likelihood to Recommend

Cisco ASA

CISCO ASA is suitable for every organization from MID range to HIGH RANGE. However, for small customers, they can buy Cisco product but support cost will be the challenge. However nowadays one tool is never enough, but Cisco gives us a unified way of managing infra with there different solutions. I agree they are more stable products comparing any products which are available in the Market.
Jitu Mani Das | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

Hypervisor based agentless security this product excels at. It provides thorough protection for your VM's. The web filtering product that comes with it also does a great job filtering out malicious websites from being accessed by users with a very user friendly prompt that they are going to a website which has been found to be malicious. This is particularly useful when it comes to VDI.
Brad Daugherty | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Firewall

Cisco ASA
8.3
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Identification Technologies
Cisco ASA
7.7
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Visualization Tools
Cisco ASA
6.9
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Content Inspection
Cisco ASA
8.1
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Policy-based Controls
Cisco ASA
8.9
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Active Directory and LDAP
Cisco ASA
9.1
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Firewall Management Console
Cisco ASA
7.3
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Reporting and Logging
Cisco ASA
7.7
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
VPN
Cisco ASA
8.8
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
High Availability
Cisco ASA
9.4
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Stateful Inspection
Cisco ASA
9.3
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
Proxy Server
Cisco ASA
7.9
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

Pros

Cisco ASA

  • Consistent commands. A lot of the general commands used on other Cisco switches and routers also work here, making it easy script common tasks and changes across multiple devices without having to switch command structure.
  • Processing power. The ASA is incredibly fast and doesn't introduce much if any latency.
Brian Taylor | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

  • It's easy to use the console.
  • It has a very similar look and feels to Deep Security Console.
  • It plugs into the Apex Central for easy management.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Cisco ASA

  • The gui interface is good, but often lacks the ability to perform full tasks without command line.
  • Integration with other products can be complicated and you may need to find the custom commands from the 3rd party or support to make it work.
  • A lot of their advanced features are present, but aren't fully integrated yet.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

  • Trend Micro has very little room for improvement. I am using version 9.6 at this time and it is extremely reliable. Some of the upgrades were not completely intuitive, but in those cases Deep Security support came through with documentation that covered all the bases.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Likelihood to Renew

Cisco ASA

Cisco ASA 9.0
Based on 1 answer
I am committed to low-OpEx usage model, know most (nearly all) hw and sw features and have a good customer base to continue to use Cisco ASA.
Sergei Chernooki | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

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No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Support Rating

Cisco ASA

Cisco ASA 8.4
Based on 12 answers
The support is usually very good and gets back to you very quickly. However I had some instances of when two engineers will give me wildly different answers to what I thought was a simple question. Overall however I do rate the support highly and they are generally always very good.
Fraser Clark | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security) 8.0
Based on 2 answers
Trend Micro's support is pretty decent, we have had issues in the past and they have been fairly responsive to us and our complaints. Depending on how severe the issue was. Any ticket that had a high priority was handled very shortly especially when we contacted our account rep even if it was after hours, we were still able to get support within a short time period.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Cisco ASA

Cisco made sense from the standpoint that my engineers already knew it and there was little learning curve. Personally, I prefer a purpose-built hardware solution. Untangle is not ready for the enterprise as a whole but works great to do web/application filtering . Checkpoint and Palo are VERY high cost and have few support options
Larry Chisholm | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

We selected trend micro to take the AV scans and filtering out of the hands of the Windows and Linux vm's we have deployed and move it to the hypervisor level. This has led us to be able to deploy only a single DSVA per host and can protect all VM"s that are on that hosts. This has allowed for more time being spent on other priority security tasks.
Brad Daugherty | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Cisco ASA

  • We've gotten every penny's worth of use with our Cisco ASA firewalls - they were a few thousand dollars to purchase, even in HA, and have been in production for over 5 years
  • I'm glad that when the Cisco ASA IKE buffer overflow vulnerability was released, Cisco provided a code update, even though the 8.2-series code was EOL. This saved us and many companies from scrambling and spending big $ and time to put a workaround in.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

  • 100% positive ROI. Without Deep Security we would have to leverage and endpoint protection management solution like Sophos or SEPM (Symantec). Although both are good products, from a cost perspective it would have hit us much harder. Trend Micro Deep Security scales very nicely.
  • Since Deep Security actually has zero (or at least unnoticeable) resource footprint on monitored VMs, it is a huge cost benefit for us. As previously mentioned, actual antivirus clients installed on each virtual machine (VM) would have significantly affected performance. This would have cost us much more additionally in paying for additional resources to allocate over VMs in the VMware environment. Deep Security is almost completely unintrusive from a resource perspective.
  • Also, from a layered security perspective, it helps us meet our goals; and since the price of Trend Micro Deep Security quite reasonable, it is that much easier to get approval for this specific internal layer of security.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Cisco ASA

General

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

Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

Cisco ASA
8.2
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
8.0

Likelihood to Renew

Cisco ASA
9.0
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)

Support Rating

Cisco ASA
8.4
Trend Micro Cloud One - Workload Security (formerly Deep Security)
8.0

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