[Shenzhen, China, April 14, 2020] Gartner, a global authoritative research and advisory institute, recently released its 2021 Gartner Peer Insights "Voice of the Customer: Network Firewalls" report. In the report, Huawei was named as Customers' Choice in 2021 for Gartner Network Firewalls with its large-scale global deployment, strong competitiveness, and excellent customer service. Huawei's overall Peer Insights rating reached 4.9/5 this year, ranking No. 1 among all global vendors.
Gartner Peer Insights is a platform of ratings and reviews of IT software and services that are written and read by IT professionals and technology decision-makers. Gartner Peer Insights includes more than 255,000 verified reviews in more than 355 markets. Gartner offers the Choice of Customer distinction to recognize vendors with highest ratings, helping IT leaders make more insightful purchase decisions.
As of February 28, 2021, global customers in various sectors, including the finance, government, carrier, and manufacturing sectors, have comprehensively evaluated Huawei firewall series products and solutions from multiple perspectives, such as product functions, deployment and O&M, and service support. These comments give a well-rounded picture of Huawei's product and marketing efforts in the industry position, deployment scale, and mature commercial use, fully reflecting global customers' high recognition of Huawei firewall products.
"We thank every customer who has shared their views on Gartner Peer Insights. Being named 'Customers' Choice' shows the recognition of global customers for Huawei's firewall products. We are glad to receive such an honor." Song Duanzhi, president of Huawei Security Product Domain, said. "We will continue to focus on customers, create value for them, provide them with secure and reliable products and solutions, and safeguard digital transformation."
Customers' recognition comes from Huawei's continuous innovation and leadership in security. Giving top priority to network security and privacy protection, Huawei has been devoted to improving security for more than two decades, building an end-to-end security assurance system. Huawei firewalls have been used in the office and production networks of more than 100,000 enterprises in more than 80 countries around the world. Retaining its leadership among Chinese security vendors, Huawei has been listed in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for network firewalls for eight consecutive years and named a Challenger in the Magic Quadrant for four consecutive years.
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