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  • "Our licensing costs are about $40,000 a year."
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    We were looking for a product that is capable of complete automation and a container based solution. It's working.
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    The licensing is yearly, and we have two teams using NGINX App Protect. Just our team has a yearly fee of maybe $25,000. It's not a lot, but it's because we made decisions on the architecture style to… more »
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    The solution is working on OpenShift, but we have the feeling the product was designed not only for OpenShift or a container-based solution to operate. In addition, they have a messy license model… more »
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    Also Known As
    Airlock Suite
    NGINX WAF, NGINX Web Application Firewall
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    Overview

    The problem of internet security is almost as old as the internet itself. But there is a reliable solution: Airlock Suite from Ergon. Airlock Suite is underpinned by superb Swiss engineering expertise, many years of experience and well thought-out concepts that master the most complex challenges. Airlock Suite deals with the issues of filtering and authentication in one complete and coordinated solution - setting new standards for usability and services.

    NGINX App Protect application security solution combines the efficacy of advanced F5 web application firewall (WAF) technology with the agility and performance of NGINX Plus. The solution runs natively on NGINX Plus and addresses some of the most difficult challenges facing modern DevOps environments:

    • Integrating security controls directly into the development automation pipeline
    • Applying and managing security for modern and distributed application environments such as containers and microservices
    • Providing the right level of security controls without impacting release and go-to-market velocity
    • Complying with security and regulatory requirements

    NGINX App Protect offers:

    • Expanded security beyond basic signatures to ensure adequate controls
    • F5 app‑security technology for efficacy superior to ModSecurity and other WAFs
    • Confidently run in “blocking” mode in production with proven F5 expertise
    • High‑confidence signatures for extremely low false positives
    • Increases visibility, integrating with third‑party analytics solutions
    • Integrates security and WAF natively into the CI/CD pipeline
    • Deploys as a lightweight software package that is agnostic of underlying infrastructure
    • Facilitates declarative policies for “security as code” and integration with DevOps tools
    • Decreases developer burden and provides feedback loop for quick security remediation
    • Accelerates time to market and reduces costs with DevSecOps‑automated security
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    Raiffeisen, SGKB, Generali, Visana
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    Top Industries
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    Computer Software Company23%
    Comms Service Provider20%
    Financial Services Firm14%
    Media Company13%
    VISITORS READING REVIEWS
    Computer Software Company28%
    Comms Service Provider25%
    Government6%
    Financial Services Firm6%
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    Airlock is ranked 31st in Web Application Firewall (WAF) while NGINX App Protect is ranked 12th in Web Application Firewall (WAF) with 4 reviews. Airlock is rated 0.0, while NGINX App Protect is rated 7.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of NGINX App Protect writes "A stable system with good security and load balancing". Airlock is most compared with AWS WAF, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Citrix Web App and API Protection and F5 BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM), whereas NGINX App Protect is most compared with F5 Advanced WAF, AWS WAF, Microsoft Azure Application Gateway, Azure Front Door and Fortinet FortiWeb.

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