UTM vs. NGFW: Unique products or advertising semantics?

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In comparing UTM vs. NGFW, organizations find it difficult to see if there are differences between the two products or if it is just marketing semantics.

According to Jody Brazil, CEO of Overland Park, Kan.-based security management firm FireMon LLC, SMBs and remote office locations were attracted to the UTM, but larger enterprises tended to favor the NGFW to standalone devices throughout the network, minimizing the impact on firewall performance.