Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls

Archived Published: 10 July 2017 ID: G00310171

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"Next generation" capabilities have been achieved by all products in the enterprise network firewall market, and vendors differentiate on feature strengths. Security and risk management leaders must consider the trade-offs between best-of-breed enterprise network firewall functions and cost.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition/Description
    • What Has Changed
  • Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • AhnLab
      • Barracuda Networks
      • Check Point Software Technologies
      • Cisco
      • Forcepoint
      • Fortinet
      • Hillstone
      • Huawei
      • Juniper Networks
      • New H3C Group
      • Palo Alto Networks
      • Sangfor
      • SonicWall
      • 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
    • Enterprise Firewalls Are Next-Generation Firewalls
    • UTM Still Can't Compete With Enterprise Firewalls
    • Decrypt This
    • Virtualized Firewalls: Hype Accelerates, and Demand Starts to Follow
    • The Firewall Market Is Still Growing, but at a Slowing Pace
    • The Absence of Significant Innovation Brings Challengers Closer to Leaders
    • Have Some Advanced Threat Detection With That Firewall
    • Confusing Use of "Application" and "Firewall" in Three Distinct Products
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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