Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls

Archived Published: 22 April 2015 ID: G00263955

Analyst(s): | |

Purchase this Document

Price: $1,995.00 USD (PAGES: 30)

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above.


"Next-generation" capability has been achieved by the leading products in the network firewall market, and competitors are working to keep the gap from widening. Buyers must consider their operational realities, the burden of switching, and the trade-offs between "best-of-breed" function and costs.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition/Description
  • Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • AhnLab
      • Barracuda Networks
      • Check Point Software Technologies
      • Cisco
      • Dell SonicWALL
      • F5
      • Fortinet
      • Hillstone Networks
      • HP
      • Huawei
      • Intel Security (McAfee)
      • Juniper Networks
      • Palo Alto Networks
      • Sangfor
      • Sophos
      • Stormshield
      • WatchGuard
    • Vendors Added and Dropped
      • Added
      • Dropped
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
    • Inclusion Criteria
    • Exclusion Criteria
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
    • Quadrant Descriptions
      • Leaders
      • Challengers
      • Visionaries
      • Niche Players
  • Context
  • Market Overview
    • Next-Generation Firewalls
    • UTM Can't Compete With NGFWs in Enterprises
    • Virtualized Firewalls: Hype Outruns Demand
    • The Firewall Market Slows Down on Acquisitions, but Remains Dynamic
    • Have Some Advanced Threat Detection With That Firewall
    • Confusing Use of "Application" and "Firewall" in Three Distinct Products
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
© 2015 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more

Call +1 855-515-4486 or contact us

to become a Gartner client.