Check Point Cloud Security Wins High Praise as Leader in G2 Reviews

By Amit Sharon, Head of Customer Experience, Check Point Software

Check Point customers express their enthusiasm for industry-leading Check Point CloudGuard products on a leading software review site, G2.

Check Point CloudGuard helps thousands of customers crush the challenges of managing cloud security and support transformational initiatives across their organizations. Advanced threat protection, automated security capabilities, and unified security management simplify cloud security for companies of all sizes. Security teams also can rest assured that their defenses are effective. Check Point CloudGuard delivers an industry-leading threat catch rate with 100% block rate, 100% malware prevention, 100% exploit resistance, and 0% false positives.

Whether deploying workloads in public cloud, private cloud, or environments relying on Network Function Virtualization (NFV), customers have consistently rated Check Point CloudGuard solutions in the G2 Leader quadrants for Cloud Data Security.

Protection That’s Easy to Deploy, Integrate, and Manage

Check Point CloudGuard Posture Management (previously called CloudGuard Dome 9) is recognized in the G2 Leader quadrant for Cloud Data Security Software. Using Check Point CloudGuard, customers securing all their assets and workloads in cloud-native environments, including AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, and Kubernetes.

A financial services company security manager said he appreciates “how easy it was to set the platform up both from a cloud platform perspective as well as its integration with Kubernetes.” Another financial customer said that CloudGuard Posture Management is “incredibly powerful cloud management tool that is simple to setup.”

Powerful security posture assessment, misconfiguration detection, and best practice enforcement capabilities—together with ease of use—are winning high praise. Customers are checking security best practices and running compliance tests for multiple clouds on a single platform. An administrator for a large medical device company said, “If your organization leverages compliance frameworks, this is one the best tools out there. Compliance rulesets are extensive for AWS. They also cover Azure and GCP by NIST, PCI, GDPR, and others. The tool continuously monitors cloud accounts every hour.”

In addition to helping ensure compliance, customers are finding CloudGuard Posture Management a useful tool to improve overall security posture. A mid-enterprise customer appreciated “the flexibility of [managing] Azure/AWS all in one place makes it simple to manage and the alerting gives us a heads up to any issues as soon as they arise.

Powerful Threat Prevention for Cloud Assets

Check Point CloudGuard Network Security protects assets—servers, VMs, and workloads—in private and public clouds against the most sophisticated threats. Customers rated Check Point CloudGuard Network Security as a leader with exceptional market presence in the G2 Grid for Cloud Workload Protection Platforms.

His sentiments are echoed by a security administrator at a mid-market company, who found CloudGuard Network Security offered “quick deployment and scalability” and a “fully functional firewall available in the cloud” with the ability to “scale as required based on load and performance.”

Another enterprise customer referred to Check Point as “The Bentley of the Security Industry” with “cloud based services that are very effective.”

Check Point customers have many more things to say about Check Point CloudGuard solutions. You can read them for yourself at G2. To learn more about Check Point CloudGuard products and capabilities, visit: https://www.checkpoint.com/cloudguard/.