When it comes to your organization's email security, you want to make sure you have the best protection for your employees and clients.
With numbers like this it's clear that organizations need to have the right email protection solution in place to prevent malicious emails from entering your network.
SpamTitan is an advanced email protection, security and filtering solution that blocks malware/malicious emails and protects organizations from cyber threats. It is a powerful Proofpoint alternative and is a leader in the email security market.
This article is a side-by-side comparison of SpamTitan versus Proofpoint email security. We've taken the data from actual user reviews of both products using G2 Crowd and shared their insights below.
Proofpoint email security is an email gateway which can be deployed as a cloud service or on premises. It catches both known and unknown threats.
According to G2 users, Proofpoint rates 4.5/5 stars with 145 reviews. This compares with SpamTitan which has a rating of 4.6/5 stars with 181 reviews.
Each product's score is calculated with real-time data from verified user reviews. This will help you make the best choice between these two options, and decide which one is best for your business needs.
Of the seven key functionalities, SpamTitan outperforms Proofpoint on five and is a close chaser on the remaining two:
SpamTitan leads in 7/8 key features and is particularly strong in the ease of setup, where Proofpoint is viewed as being more complicated to set up.
When it comes to administration, there are seven core questions that users of both products are asked about:
On all accounts, SpamTitan comes out on top over Proofpoint.
When determining functionality of both solutions, G2 asked their users questions on ten areas:
Both SpamTitan and Proofpoint are very strong on the anti-malware functionality. SpamTitan has an edge by emphasizing on Quarantining, Advanced Threat Intelligence and Reporting and as a result, comes out on top.
Implementing email protection solutions often have extra costs that aren't monetary. Time is one of these.
The amount of time spent maintaining the solution can drain vital IT resources which could be better used elsewhere. So G2's users have spoken showing SpamTitan as the easier to maintain of the two in the following areas:
SpamTitan is rated as the front-runner for simple migration, setup, easy of use and as being easy to maintain for all clients. This includes; MSPs, SMBs as well as schools and universities.
On detection, there were three key areas asked:
When you're choosing an email protection solution, your focus is on the security that it will bring to your organization. Users of both products were asked around the following six security areas:
Ultimately, you want to know which solution can offer your organization the best protection from cyber threats. According to G2's user reviews, SpamTitan is best for threat detection, security and protection from cyberattacks, malware, phishing and applying user policies :
By now you've seen the data on how customers of both SpamTitan and Proofpoint compare for email security and protection. The next question is who are these customers?
G2 have provided this information to help you see if these reviews are right for your organization's size:
Over 50% of respondents of this survey were SMB, the remaining were either mid-market or enterprise companies.
“The overwhelmingly positive feedback from SpamTitan users on G2 Crowd is indicative of our commitment to ensuring the highest levels of customer success. An incredible achievement for a product that is significantly the IT pros favourite” said Ronan Kavanagh, CEO, TitanHQ.
“Best spam filter we’ve ever used. As an IT guy, I like the granular nature of the configuration options. Michael Z, Partner, Mid-Market (51 to 1000 employees)”
“When you evaluate security technologies, the most important feature is whether the technology is actually protecting your assets or not. SpamTitan allows us to tell our customers that their email communication is secure. So, SpamTitan works as they say it should. There are many other valuable aspects I can mention so far:
EL. Executive Sponsor in IT & Sales. Mid-Market (51 to 1000 employees)”
“SpamTitan’s Customer Support is phenomenal. Support team always answer within maybe 30 minutes. Very few false positives in filtering, not much bad stuff gets through. AF Administrator in Fishery, Mid-Market (51 to 1000 employees)”
“SpamTitan definitely solved all of our email security issues with the in/outbound configuration. The best thing is that is so easy to use, we were up and running in just a few minutes” Gabriel N, Chief Information Officer, Mid-Market (51 to 1000 employees)