With so many vendors claiming to have a Next Generation Firewall (NGFW), it can be difficult to tell what makes each one different. John Pescatore of SANS Institute explains what enterprises look for when considering alternative NGFW solutions.
Coghead shines with an Adobe Flex-based GUI for creating database-driven applications on the Web. The interface is very clean, the setup time is very fast, and minimal ASCII-based coding is required. Anyone can whip up a Web application by dragging and dropping some form widgets onto pages. The post-relational database avoids some of the table proliferation of traditional SQL, and there's a nice, open API for integration.