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778 Customers Surveyed

6,397 Data Points Collected

274 Published TechFacts

24 Published Charts

60 Published Case Studies



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A10 Networks Customer Research

95% of A10 Customers Reduce Data Center Footprint

When asked to rate how valuable A10 Thunder CGN is in their ability to reduce the footprint, i.e., space, power, cooling, required in data center, organizations said:

Extremely valuable: 39%
Valuable: 34%
Somewhat valuable: 21%
Not valuable: 5%

A10 Networks Case Study

Canadian Medium Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise telecommunications services company is based on a January 2020 survey of A10 Networks customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

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

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
    • ERP applications
    • VMware

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with A10 Networks:

  • Accomplished the following using A10 products:
    • Increased network performance
    • Improved application delivery performance
  • Realized a positive ROI within 12-18 months after using A10 products.
  • Estimates improvements in in the following areas:
    • Increased performance: 75% or more
    • Lowered OpEx: 25% to 49%
    • Lowered CapEx: 25% to 49%
  • Rates the following from A10 when compared to competitive products:
    • Features: better
    • Performance/scalability: better
    • Usability/deployment speed: better
    • Reliability: better
    • Quality of support: better

A10 Networks Case Study

Large Enterprise Government Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise government company is based on a January 2020 survey of A10 Networks customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

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 reduce operating and hardware costs

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:
    • Web servers / Web application servers

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with A10 Networks:

  • Accomplished the following using A10 products:
    • Improved the efficiency of a business process
    • Increased network performance
    • Improved application delivery performance
  • Replaced the following vendors/solutions with A10 products:
    • Cisco

A10 Networks Customer Fact

A10 Networks is Superior — End of Story

Alpha II, LLC rates A10’s reliability, performance/scalability, and features as superior when compared to competitors and/or competitive products and similar solutions.

A10 Networks Customer Review

Popular Retailer Praises A10 Networks’ Products

4/5 Stars

Please describe why you selected solutions from A10 Networks (advanced features, lower TCO, etc.) and the value that you have gotten from them (application performance, better security, etc.).

A10 Networks solutions have allowed us to more quickly deploy services where ADC is needed. Their products have provided better redundancy and flexibility with upgrades on load-balanced solutions, too. And reduced support costs compared to F5 Networks.

A10 Networks Customer Research

Support for Edge Computing

When asked to rate the importance of the ability to support a distributed / edge architecture when selecting a solution to support their production (customer-facing) network, organizations said:

Extremely important: 42%
Important: 47%
Somewhat important: 11%
Not important: 0%


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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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