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Score 7.9 out of 100
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Score 9 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

FortiMail

FortiMail is useful for small businesses and large companies. If you are looking to filter inbound and outbound email, then it will do an effective job of keeping your network safe. The virus, malware, spam definitions are updated on a daily basis and will help any company that is looking to eliminate spam and malware.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

Best suited for organizations that are dealing with high volumes of protected/personsal or financial information that must be kept secure
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Secure Email Gateway

FortiMail
9.6
Proofpoint Information Protection
Anti-malware
FortiMail
9.7
Proofpoint Information Protection
Cusomizability
FortiMail
9.1
Proofpoint Information Protection
Data Loss Protection
FortiMail
9.9
Proofpoint Information Protection
Threat Detection
FortiMail
9.6
Proofpoint Information Protection
Sandboxing
FortiMail
9.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
End-to-End Encryption
FortiMail
10.0
Proofpoint Information Protection
Management Tools
FortiMail
9.9
Proofpoint Information Protection

Pros

FortiMail

  • Protects email (virus, spam, ransomware).
  • Webmail is intuitive.
  • Stable platform.
  • Integration with other FortiGate products.
Daniel J. Canto Bonilla | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

  • User administration is very intuitive and simple.
  • Rules are quickly implemented allowing solid email incidence response.
  • Enterprise support is spectacular offering to go above and beyond whenever necessary.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

FortiMail

  • I would like to see a recommended config come base on the box.
  • I would like to see a secure score type area.
Cody McNeill | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

  • Continue to improve on the receiving side when the message is delivered through the system
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

FortiMail

FortiMail 9.4
Based on 4 answers
Any time I've had to use the support, it has been great! They always will recommend certain options, as well as explain what they do and why they are there. The support always gets back to me the same day, and are always pleasant to deal with. I never hesitate to call.
Cody McNeill | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Alternatives Considered

FortiMail

FortiMail works much better than the previous product we used, McAfee Email Gateway.
Tom Parker | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

No answers on this topic

Return on Investment

FortiMail

  • Less virus detected by computer, stopped before.
  • Way less fishing attempts.
  • Doesn't need too much resources.
Tommy Boucher | TrustRadius Reviewer

Proofpoint Information Protection

  • Stronger security posture.
  • Able to quickly respond to SPAM/Phishing campaigns.
  • Business is more adaptive and agile in the security space.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

FortiMail

General

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

Proofpoint Information Protection

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

FortiMail
9.9
Proofpoint Information Protection
8.0

Support Rating

FortiMail
9.4
Proofpoint Information Protection

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