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Competitive Landscape: Local Enterprise Network Firewall Providers Generate Fierce Competition, China

Published: 27 January 2014

ID: G00259732

Analyst(s): Matthew Cheung, Lawrence Pingree


There are a number of credible Chinese providers that have established a presence in the face of stiff competition. This report provides a snapshot of the current and future competitive market and gives recommendations to vendors competing in this unique firewall market.

Table Of Contents


  • Competitive Situation and Trends
  • Market Players
  • The Future of Competition
    • "Open Door" and Heightened Competition
    • Changing Security Approach Among Chinese Enterprises
    • Enterprise NGFW
  • Competitive Profiles
    • Check Point
    • Cisco
    • Fortinet
    • H3C
    • Hillstone Networks
    • Huawei
    • Juniper Networks
    • Topsec
    • Venustech
  • References and Methodology
  • Definitions

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