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SKYBOX vs FIREMON

If you're looking at Skybox,
you're missing the big picture

FireMon fits your needs today with plenty of extra room for tomorrow

The performancescale, and support you need.

FireMon delivers a time-tested, enterprise-proven paltform for policy change automation, compliance, and risk management.

FireMon provides:

  • Proven scalability and performance routinely supporting customers with more than 20,000 devices
  • An API-first approach for easy integrations into SIEM, SOAR, XDR, vulnerability scanners, and ITSM systems
  • Real-time flexible, granular, and customizable search with FireMon’s Security Intelligence Query Language (SIQL)
  • Fully customizable reporting, analytics, assessments, and dashboards
  • World-class support team to get you set up in no time and is always at your side when you need assistance
  • Ongoing training, health and architectural reviews, product tutorials, and more

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FireMon beats Skybox where it matters

Skybox

Real-Time Alerting

Violations, policy changes, tracking, and revisions available immediately

Change detection is real-time, however Polling-based with data that can be hours to days old

Open API

A modular plug and play framework with every element of the platform accessible by API

Limited API access to portions of products

Unified Console

Single pane of glass to manage on-premises and cloud environment

Separate products for cloud integration

Search

Easy to use SIQL query language that can search every part of the FireMon platform in real time

Inflexible tools provide basic search capabilities, relies on preconfigured reports and filters

Modular Device Support

Fully modular device support, allowing on-the-fly updates and additions

Devices part of OS, requiring reinstallation’s for fixes and new devices

Real-Time
Device Discovery

Complete real-time layer 2 and 3 device visibility and topology mapping

Static point-in-time device data

Reporting

Real-time reporting with over 500+ control checks that can be fully customized

Skybox offers some ability to customize, but not as flexible as FireMon

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