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

Cloudlock has helped us achieve internal compliance for high-risk data applications in the cloud.

Chief Information Officer, Educational Institution

Cisco Cloudlock Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Administrator at an educational institution would be very likely to recommend Cisco Cloudlock for this reason:

It’s a great product backed by great customer service. They are always willing to take feedback and make improvements or fix issues. I’ve always had a great experience working with the Cloudlock team.

Cisco Cloudlock Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a December 2017 survey of Cisco Cloudlock customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Cloudlock has allowed us to seamlessly integrate the Google Suite for Education into our organization. It has been a game changer for teacher growth and student success margins. "

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
    • Meet compliance and governance requirements

Use Case

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

  • Purchased Cloudlock for the following reason:
    • Required by school district to have protection.
  • For connected applications, Cloudlock helped them to:
    • Block malicious and/or overprivileged applications

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Cisco Cloudlock:

  • Realized value from Cloudlock in < 1 week.
  • Achieved the following outcomes with Cloudlock:
    • Increased protection against data breaches
    • Improved protection against account compromises
    • Improved visibility into cloud usage

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.


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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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