"The most valuable feature is flexibility as it supports solutions from multiple vendors."
"The aspect of Aruba ClearPass that I like most is that it has a lot of options, it is very versatile."
"We find that at the end of the projects we manage, all functionalities perform quite well. We've tested it a lot and find it to be overall a very good solution."
"A mature and functional product."
"The interface is very easy to use and the workflow is quite straightforward."
"It's very easy to access support and the documentation is self-explanatory."
"The features that do work, work well, and we use it on a daily basis."
"The ability to integrate our Cisco AnyConnect connections to the active directory has been great."
"At the moment, ISE seems to integrate very well with a number of other technologies."
"In terms of features, I think they've done a lot of improvement on the graphical user interface — it looks really good right now."
"The feature that I most like is that it can notify me whenever someone plugs in their device, which is not allowed. I get notifications for new laptop devices. I think the user interface looks good compared to previous versions."
"We were originally a Cisco shop and Cisco ISE integrated well with our other Cisco switches and networks."
"The solution cuts down on the repercussions of getting malware or ransomware."
"The way we can trust this solution is the most valuable. We have no issue with this product. It is a competitive product. You need to have a very good and deep knowledge of the product to take the full benefits of all the features, but it is a good product."
"The licensing model could be improved."
"The solution needs to upgrade its user interface. Right now, it's not so user friendly, and it's an aspect that my clients' wish was improved upon."
"The interface could be made easier and more intuitive."
"In the future, I would like to see plugins for AI and machine learning."
"The initial setup was quite complex, it is not that easy."
"Some functions could be improved."
"The solution could be more secure."
"The intuitiveness of the user interface could be improved."
"In an upcoming release, the solution needs to be more agentless and more independent. Additionally, there could be improved integration with other next-generation solutions, such as Palo Alto, Fortinet, or Check Point."
"The user interface could be improved to make it more user-friendly."
"This product doesn't work in isolation."
"Segmentation can be improved."
"An issue with the product is it tends to have a lot of bugs whenever they release a new release."
"The support could be faster and the pricing could be reduced."
ClearPass Policy Manager provides secure network access in a world made up of mobile and IoT devices. It features ultra-scalable AAA with RADIUS and uses contextual data based on every user and device to enforce adaptive policies for wireless, wired or VPN access.
Aruba ClearPass is ranked 3rd in Network Access Control (NAC) with 6 reviews while Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine) is ranked 1st in Network Access Control (NAC) with 36 reviews. Aruba ClearPass is rated 8.6, while Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine) is rated 7.6. The top reviewer of Aruba ClearPass writes "Excellent for securing local networks, very stable, and easily scalable". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine) writes "Streamlines security policy management and reduces operating costs". Aruba ClearPass is most compared with Forescout Platform, Fortinet FortiNAC, Ruckus Cloudpath, Microsoft Intune and Sophos Network Access Control, whereas Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine) is most compared with Forescout Platform, Fortinet FortiNAC, CyberArk Privileged Access Manager, Fortinet FortiAuthenticator and Portnox CORE. See our Aruba ClearPass vs. Cisco ISE (Identity Services Engine) report.
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