FireMon is one of the best scaleable, hybrid cloud security solutions
Updated December 23, 2020

FireMon is one of the best scaleable, hybrid cloud security solutions

Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Modules Used

  • Security Manager
  • Policy Optimizer

Overall Satisfaction with FireMon

FireMon is being used to monitor changes to our existing firewalls. Our firewalls consist of various Palo Alto models.
  • Easy to create custom controls.
  • Good dashboards for visibility.
  • Easy to use interface.
  • Out of the box reporting for compliance needs.
  • Navigation can be daunting for new users.
  • Not enough granularity with regards to documentation.
We recently expanded our FireMon infrastructure, from a one node solution to a four node highly available solution deployment on prem.
The upgrade and migration took less than a week of planning and implementation.
  • FireMon has helped us point out issues with our older firewalls with regards to updates.
  • It has helped streamline management of our firewalls by using one console to manage both our Cisco and Palo Alto devices.
FireMon has helped us consolidate our firewall configurations for similar devices. This promoted consistency and compliance. Most recently, we had upgraded our Cisco Firepower devices and FireMon was instrumental in helping us consolidate our configs.
We have recently leveraged FireMon to point out inconsistencies in our configurations.
FireMon helped us ensure that they are in synch.
We have not had any compliance issues that we solved using FireMon yet.
FireMon has helped us point out devices dormant in our network. It has been instrumental in pointing out discrepancies with regards to configs.
FireMon has the most supported devices.
The UI is easy to use and intuitive.
There is a comprehensive list of built in compliance controls that are missing in the competition.
FireMon is more scaleable.
FireMon is best suited for change control monitoring and compliance in our organization.
FireMon has enabled us to monitor firewalls from one console, and has support for new models from Palo Alto which we currently use.

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