6 Ratings
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Score 10 out of 100
14 Ratings
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Score 8.4 out of 100

Likelihood to Recommend

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances

While this solution is capable of managing a smaller environment, I'm weary to install it into a larger customers' environment. This solution does a decent job of basic email security and centrally managed controls. Hardware upgrade options seem limited though if adding a lot more email boxes. Retention options are limited compared to other products.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen

1. For malware, botnet threat detection, and prevention.2. To reduce the risk of information loss.3. To monitor communication within your network.4. To assess potential vulnerabilities and proactively protect endpoints, servers and applications.
Ravinder Beniwal | TrustRadius Reviewer

Feature Rating Comparison

Endpoint Security

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.2
Anti-Exploit Technology
SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.3
Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR)
SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.0
Centralized Management
SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.3
Hybrid Deployment Support
SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.7
Infection Remediation
SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
7.7
Vulnerability Management
SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.0
Malware Detection
SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.1

Pros

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances

  • Simple GUI interface where everything is in one location and easy to use.
  • Simple setup, but allows you to be flexible with different security zones.
  • Robust, stays up and running.
Doug Shininger | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen

  • Provides better integration across multiple platforms.
  • Automatic and re-settable time for scan.
  • Includes a message security gateway for specific applications like Office 365 SharePoint.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances

  • Manufacturer is focused on several solutions (so likely not enough focus in one area)
  • Not the most cost effective solution
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen

  • Multiple agents for different pieces of the software and they don't talk.
  • Mac install is super difficult and if I update the OS on a Mac it breaks the OS if Trend Micro Smart is not compatible with that version.
  • Communication drops to the server randomly and has to work with tech support to get it working again.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances

No score
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Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen

Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen 8.3
Based on 8 answers
I have only had to contact technical support once, which in itself shows what a good product this is, and I received spot-on advice from the person I contacted.
Melissa Cartee | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances

We switched from Watchguard to SonicWALL because of the ease of use and everything was located in one place. At the time Watchguard was changing to force you to use a server to manage your VPNs, and we didn't see a reason to have to manage another product when it should have been able to do everything itself. SonicWALL met and exceeded our expectations.
Doug Shininger | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen

Everything I've used and installed before and since has been easier to implement and support. TM had attractive pricing, however, that was negated by the overall experience.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances

  • Blocks a majority of spam and malicious emails
  • Sandboxing options limited
  • Not the best solution out there that we have seen
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen

  • We have stopped multiple infections of ransomware from spreading.
  • Lost some productivity when database crashed
  • Updates tend to slow system down
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances

General

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

Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen

General

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

Rating Summary

Likelihood to Recommend

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
4.0
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.1

Support Rating

SonicWall Email Security Series Appliances
Trend Micro Smart Protection Suite, with XGen
8.3

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