TechValidate Research on Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints


Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints Case Study

Industrial manufacturing company rates Bitdefender excellent in threat remediation

Introduction

This case study of a small business industrial manufacturing company is based on a March 2017 survey of Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“With Bitdefender, we gain a single integrated and modular agent with layers of protection to predict, prevent, detect, and automatically remediate threats.”

Challenges

  • Evaluated Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints for the following reasons:
    • Achieve better protection against ransomware attacks
    • Enhance security against advanced threats missed by traditional, signature-based AV
    • Minimize productivity drain due to remediation efforts or re-imaging machines
    • Secure heterogeneous IT environment across virtualized servers and physical endpoints
    • Eliminate performance concerns of their current endpoint security product
  • Evaluated the following endpoint security solution before choosing Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints:
    • Avast
  • Removed the following endpoint security solution from their environment after migrating to Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints:
    • Avast

Use Case

  • Chose Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints for the following reasons:
    • Top ranking in independent tests for protection, performance, and usability
    • Protection against zero-day threats and ransomware across our environments
    • Integrated, modular, and light-weight endpoint agent
    • Hypervisor-agnostic protection of virtualized environments
  • Protecting the following endpoints with Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints:
    • Windows-based desktops and laptops
    • Windows-based servers (physical or virtual)

Results

  • Realized the following benefits by using Bitdefender GravityZone Security for Endpoints:
    • Enhanced protection against advanced attacks and zero-day malware
    • Reduced down-time with remediation, quarantine management, and clean up
    • Improved visibility across disparate platforms (virtual, physical and hybrid)
    • Reduced system resource consumption and enhanced endpoint performance
    • A reduction in the time it takes to manage and maintain security operations
  • Rates their experience with Bitdefender in the following areas compared to their previous endpoint security solution:
    • Ease of management – Very good
    • Resource efficiency – Very good
    • Scalability – Excellent
    • Threat detection – Very good
    • Threat remediation – Excellent




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