Back to Blog

pfSense, Announcements, Networking

pfSense Software Takes Home 19 Awards in the G2 Winter Report

pfSense Software Takes Home 19 Awards in the G2 Winter Report

It's that time of year again! The winter edition of the G2 Awards is upon us, and Netgate is thrilled to announce that pfSense® software took home 19 awards in over 10 categories in the G2 Winter 2023 Report – including Users Most Likely to Recommend and Leader in the Firewall categories for small and mid-market businesses. Other awards indicated Netgate's ability to offer high-quality support and return on investment to our customers, as well as pfSense software's excellence in usability, feature set, and performance.

We are honored to receive these awards and grateful to the community for your support. We will continue to strive for excellence in all that we do, and we look forward to bringing even more high-performance and affordable firewall, VPN, and routing solutions to our users in the future. Thank you to everyone who has supported us along the way – we couldn't have done it without you!

Complete List of pfSense Software Awards

  1. Leader
  2. Momentum Leader
  3. Leader in the Europe Regional Grid®
  4. Users Most Likely To Recommend
  5. Best Usability
  6. Best Meets Requirements
  7. Best Relationship
  8. Best Results
  9. Most Implementable
  10. Leader Mid-Market
  11. Best Estimated ROI Mid-Market
  12. Users Most Likely To Recommend Mid-Market
  13. Best Support Mid-Market
  14. Leader Small-Business
  15. Best Relationship Small-Business
  16. Best Results Small-Business
  17. Users Most Likely To Recommend Small-Business
  18. Best Usability Small-Business
  19. Most Implementable Small-Business

More on pfSense Software

The world’s leading open-source-driven firewall, router, and VPN solution for network edge and cloud secure networking, pfSense Plus software is the world’s most trusted firewall. The software has garnered the respect and adoration of users worldwide - installed well over six million times. pfSense software is made possible by open-source technology and made into a robust, reliable, dependable product by Netgate. 

More About Us

Netgate is constantly striving to provide leading-edge network security at a fair price. We are the primary developer and maintainer of pfSense software, an open-source firewall, VPN, and router platform, and TNSR, a high-performance software router based on’s Vector Packet Processing (VPP), of which we are a leading contributor. We also fund additional open source work that we upstream to projects like FreeBSD, the Linux Foundation, Clixon, and others.