TechValidate Research on Cisco Email Security

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176 Customers Surveyed

1,267 Data Points Collected

113 Published TechFacts

3 Published Charts

74 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Cisco Email Security Case Study

Large Enterprise Health Care Company Safeguards Office 365 Email with Cisco Email Security

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise health care company is based on a February 2018 survey of Cisco Email Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We started with Microsoft’s built-in tools but they do not do a good enough job. Cisco Email Security is much better.”

“Unlike Microsoft, it works.”

Challenges

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

  • To protect against advanced threats (ransomware, business email compromise (BEC) or phishing)
  • To enhance Microsoft O365 email security (Exchange Online Protection)

Purchased Cisco Email Security over the following competitive solution:

  • Proofpoint

Use Case

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

  • Currently deploying Cisco Email Security in the cloud to enhance Microsoft O365 Exchange Online Protection.
  • Reason for deploying Cisco Email Security in the cloud:
    • Falls inline with their IT strategy
  • Other Cisco security products used in addition to Cisco Email Security:
    • Umbrella
    • Identity Services Engine (ISE)
    • AnyConnect

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Cisco Email Security:

  • Is very satisfied with their purchase of Cisco Email Security.
  • Cisco Email Security enables the organization to:
    • Detect threats faster
    • Accelerate incident response

Cisco Email Security Customer Research

What does Cisco Email Security enable your organization to do?

Prevent security breaches
67%
Detect threats faster
73%
Remediate advanced malware
55%
Accelerate incident response
21%
Prevent data loss/leaks
39%
Secure sensitive information in transit with encryption
48%

Cisco Email Security Case Study

Small Business Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a small business energy & utilities company is based on a February 2018 survey of Cisco Email Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Cisco Email Security reduced administrator time from an hour or so per day to an hour or so per week.

It also reduced helpdesk time dealing with spam false-positive/false-negatives, as end users can get messages from quarantine or report on spam/phishing without involving the helpdesk."

Challenges

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

  • To protect against advanced threats (ransomware, business email compromise (BEC) or phishing)
  • To enhance Microsoft O365 email security (Exchange Online Protection)

Purchased Cisco Email Security over the following competitive solution:

  • SpamAssassin and other open source tools

Use Case

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

  • Currently deploying Cisco Email Security on-premise.
  • Other Cisco security product used in addition to Cisco Email Security:
    • Advanced Malware Protection (AMP)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Cisco Email Security:

  • Is very satisfied with their purchase of Cisco Email Security.
  • Cisco Email Security enables the organization to:
    • Prevent security breaches
    • Remediate advanced malware

Cisco Email Security Customer Satisfaction Rating

An IT Manager at a medium enterprise telecommunications equipment company would be likely to recommend Cisco Email Security for this reason:

It is highly secure and easy to use.

Cisco Email Security Customer Satisfaction Rating

Mo Nasser, a Commercial Manager at CAE Technology Services, would be very likely to recommend Cisco Email Security for this reason:

I have been using this for over 10 years and to me, it is the best on the market.

Cisco Email Security Customer Research

What were the primary reasons you chose Cisco Email Security to protect your email?

Protection from advanced threats (ransomware, business email compromise (BEC) or phishing)
83%
Enhance Microsoft O365 email security (Exchange Online Protection)
26%
Improve spam efficacy
69%
Prevent data loss and and encrypt sensitive content for compliance reasons
29%
Integration with other Cisco security products
37%


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About Cisco Email Security

Defend against ransomware, business email compromise, spoofing, phishing, and spam while protecting sensitive data with data loss prevention (DLP) and encryption.

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