TechValidate Research on Cisco Cloudlock

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148 Customers Surveyed

1,190 Data Points Collected

135 Published TechFacts

23 Published Case Studies



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Cisco Cloudlock Customer Testimonial

What I like most about Cloudlock is the ease of installation, monitoring, and analysis.

Michael Tyniec, IT Vice President, AKRF

Cisco Cloudlock Customer Testimonial

Cloudlock has given us visibility and control over both document sharing in Google Drive and third-party application integrations via OAuth.

Engineering Director, State & Local Government

Cisco Cloudlock Case Study

Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise energy & utilities company is based on a December 2017 survey of Cisco Cloudlock customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Cloudlock has given us better visibility into how our cloud services are being used.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Cisco Cloudlock:

  • Purchased Cloudlock to solve the following challenges:
    • More securely enable cloud app adoption
    • Protect sensitive organizational data
    • Better detect account compromise
    • Better detect insider threats
    • Provide visibility into connected cloud apps

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Cisco Cloudlock that the surveyed company uses:

  • Purchased Cloudlock for the following reason:
    • Ease of deployment
    • Threat insight
  • For connected applications, Cloudlock helped them to:
    • Identify theĀ OAuth applications users have self-enabled
    • Understand the risk of OAuth applications connected to their environment
    • Block malicious and/or overprivileged applications
    • Sanction applications organization-wide

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Cisco Cloudlock:

  • Achieved the following outcomes with Cloudlock:
    • Achieved control over third-party cloud apps
    • Improved visibility into cloud usage
  • Decreased their data exposure with the use of Cloudlock by up to 50%.
  • States Cloudlock’s role in their cloud app security is very important.

Cisco Cloudlock Case Study

Chicago Public School System

Introduction

This case study of Chicago Public School System is based on a December 2017 survey of Cisco Cloudlock customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The primary outcome we’ve gained has been the protection from oversharing of PII by our end users. In addition, the visibility into G Suite is tremendous in fully understanding the risks and determining how to correct/mitigate.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Cisco Cloudlock:

  • Purchased Cloudlock to solve the following challenges:
    • More securely enable cloud app adoption
    • Protect sensitive organizational data
    • Better detect account compromise

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Cisco Cloudlock that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Purchased Cloudlock for the following reason:
    • Ease of deployment
    • Threat insight
  • For connected applications, Cloudlock helped them to:
    • Identify theĀ OAuth applications users that have self-enabled

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Cisco Cloudlock:

  • Realized value from Cloudlock in < 1 day.
  • Achieved the following outcomes with Cloudlock:
    • Increased protection against data breaches
    • Improved visibility into cloud usage
  • States that Cloudlock’s role in their cloud app security is critical.


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About Cisco Cloudlock

Cisco Cloudlock is a cloud-native cloud access security broker (CASB) that helps you move to the cloud safely. It protects your cloud users, data, and apps.

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