"We hardly have issues with Cisco equipment and I believe that reliability is the best part of Cisco."
"The most valuable features are stability and the initial setup wizard."
"It's easy to use, and there is a lot of information available on the internet."
"The solution has been highly secure."
"One of the most valuable features of this solution is performance."
"The most valuable features are that it is easy to use, it is easy to configure, and manage."
"The stability of the solution is better than most other solutions."
"I think Cisco Enterprise Routers are excellent."
"The wiki page that describes the scripting and other features is very good."
"Some of the most valuable features are the simplicity, cost, usability, and power. As a package, it's extremely effective."
"There are a lot of features to control permitting or stopping packets in the network."
"The most valuable feature is that it has better throughput than its competitors."
"The GUI is easy to use."
"This solution is very similar to the on-premises version making it easy to use for those who know the architect."
"Some of the features could be more secure."
"They take too much time to reboot or restart. Whenever we hard reset them, they take time. Cisco should resolve this issue."
"The installation process should be simplified, since it is quite complex in a new version."
"The solution could improve by having multiple features inclusive of the router, such as a free firewall and VPN. Additionally, it should be a generic box that can act as a router, firewall, and switch."
"Having a well-designed graphical user interface would make this product easier to use."
"Over time things have changed where Cisco has not invested in improving the orchestration and simplifying it for people who do not want to get into the details. Cisco has not gone into that focus."
"I would like to see support for software-defined networking."
"It can be very expensive, sometimes, to do the jump to the next router for your needs."
"The user interface could improve and they should allow a license for IBS."
"Stuff that I'd like to be improved is really just training and documentation because I think the feature set is full. Another improvement I'd suggest is that their new, bigger releases should be a bit more stable."
"Antispam and antivirus features should be included in the future."
"If MikroTik had a marketing team and support team in India then it would be much easier for us to get the product, as well as support."
"Improvements are needed with respect to some of the security, especially for VPN links between vendors other than Cisco."
"There has to be more development in the OS. It's complex for this switch as compared to others like Cisco. For NetGear and Cisco, it's easy to adapt the VLAN concept but it should be simplified for MikroTik."
Cisco Enterprise Routers is ranked 2nd in Routers with 40 reviews while MikroTik Cloud Router Switch is ranked 4th in Routers with 6 reviews. Cisco Enterprise Routers is rated 8.6, while MikroTik Cloud Router Switch is rated 8.6. The top reviewer of Cisco Enterprise Routers writes "Simple command line interface, intuitive design, but orchestration could improve". On the other hand, the top reviewer of MikroTik Cloud Router Switch writes "A flexible and cost-effecting product with powerful scripting capability". Cisco Enterprise Routers is most compared with MikroTik Routers and Switches, Huawei Enterprise Routers, Juniper Enterprise Routers, HPE Enterprise Routers and Netgate TNSR, whereas MikroTik Cloud Router Switch is most compared with MikroTik Routers and Switches, Netgate TNSR, Mellanox Switches, Huawei Enterprise Routers and Aruba Switches. See our Cisco Enterprise Routers vs. MikroTik Cloud Router Switch report.
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