TechValidate Research on A10 Networks

A10 Networks Case Study

St. Olaf College


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


The business challenges that led the profiled organization 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 protect users from advanced security threats
    • To consolidate networking equipment

Use Case

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

  • Owns the following A10 product:
    • Thunder CGN (IPv4 Preservation and IPv6 Migration)
  • Uses the following in conjunction with A10 products:
    • DNS servers
    • IPv6 Migration / IPv4 Preservation


The surveyed organization achieved the following results with A10 Networks:

  • Accomplished the following using A10 products:
    • Increased network performance
    • Improved network security posture
  • Realized a positive ROI within 3 months after using A10 products.
  • Rates the following from A10 when compared to competitive products:
    • Features: Superior
    • Performance/Scalability: Superior
    • Usability/Deployment Speed: Superior
    • Reliability: Superior
    • Quality of Support: Superior

About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of A10 Networks by TechValidate.

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