Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Network Firewalls

Published: 04 October 2018 ID: G00337968

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In this mature market, vendors differentiate on feature strengths. Security and risk management leaders must consider the trade-offs between best-of-breed enterprise network firewall functions and risk tolerance.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition/Description
    • What Has Changed?
  • Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • AhnLab
      • Barracuda
      • 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
    • The Death of the Firewall Has Been Greatly Exaggerated
    • Enterprise Firewalls Are Next-Generation Firewalls
    • UTM and Enterprise Firewalls — Branches of the Family Tree
    • Some Enterprises Are Stepping Up to the Platform
    • Tales From Decrypt
    • Virtualized Firewalls: Hype Accelerates and Demand Follows
    • Firewall as a Service, at Your Service
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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