TechValidate Research on A10 Networks

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637 Customers Surveyed

5,234 Data Points Collected

227 Published TechFacts

23 Published Charts

55 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


A10 Networks Customer Research

Ease of Integration

When asked to rate A10 Network’s Thunder CGN future proof feature (easy integration with future network evolution plans ((5G, NFV, MEC, edge, telco cloud, cloud native)) compared to other vendors/competitors they have evaluated or used, organizations said:

Best in class: 27%
Superior: 49%
Better: 22%
Not better: 3%

A10 Networks Customer Research

Improved Network Performance and Latency

When asked to rate how valuable A10 Thunder CGN is in their ability to improve network performance or latency, organizations said:

Extremely valuable: 41%
Valuable: 41%
Somewhat valuable: 15%
Not valuable: 3%

Case Study: Previder (Odin Groep)

Introduction

This case study of Previder (Odin Groep) is based on a January 2016 survey of A10 Thunder Series customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

  • Purchased A10 Networks for the following reasons:
    • To deploy new and/or differentiated services
    • To meet availability and uptime SLAs

Use Case

  • Owns the following A10 product:
    • Thunder ADC
  • Uses the following in conjunction with Thunder Series products:
    • DNS servers
    • Web servers / web application servers

Results

  • Has accomplished the following with their A10 Thunder Series:
    • Improved application delivery performance
    • Improved disaster recovery capabilities
  • Increased the overall performance of their applications / network infrastructure by 50% – 74% with their Thunder Series.
  • Rates the following Thunder Series capabilities when compared to competitive products:
    • Features: superior
    • Performance / scalability: superior
    • Usability / deployment speed: much better
    • Reliability: much better
    • Quality of support: much better

A10 Networks Customer Testimonial

Thunder CGN is Robust!

Helps in the fight against IPv4 address depletion. Very robust.

Engineer, Medium Enterprise Telecommunications Services Company

A10 Networks Customer Review

5/5 Stars

Would you recommend A10 Networks Thunder Series, and if so, why?

High scalability and outstanding local support.

A10 Networks Case Study

Alpha II, LLC

Introduction

This case study of Alpha II, LLC is based on a January 2020 survey of A10 Networks customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select A10 Networks:

  • Primary reasons for purchasing products from A10 Networks:
    • To protect servers and applications from advanced security threats
    • To consolidate networking equipment
    • To meet availability and uptime SLAs

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of A10 Networks that the surveyed company uses:

  • Owns the following A10 products:
    • Thunder ADC (Application Delivery and Load Balancing)
  • Uses the following in conjunction with A10 products:
    • DNS servers
    • Web servers / Web application servers
    • VMware
    • Security applications or devices
    • Other security applications or devices

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with A10 Networks:

  • Accomplished the following using A10 products:
    • Improved application delivery performance
    • Improved network security posture
    • Improved disaster recovery capabilities
  • Replaced the following vendors/solutions with A10 products:
    • Cisco
  • Realized a positive ROI within 9-12 months after using A10 products.
  • Estimates improvements in the following areas:
    • Increased performance: 25% to 49%
    • Lowered CapEx: 25% to 49%
  • Rates the following from A10 when compared to competitive products:
    • Features: superior
    • Performance/scalability: superior
    • Usability/deployment speed: much better
    • Reliability: superior
    • Quality of support: superior


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About A10 Networks

A10 Network solutions enable enterprises, service providers, Web giants and government organizations to secure and optimize the performance of their data center applications and networks. Their Advanced Core Operating System (ACOS®) platform is designed to deliver performance and security.

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