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 Customer Satisfaction Rating

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

Performance and reliability.

Cisco Email Security Case Study

Medium Enterprise Electronics Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise electronics company is based on a March 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.

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 improve spam efficacy
  • To prevent data loss and encrypt sensitive content for compliance reasons

Purchased Cisco Email Security over the following competitive solution:

  • Barracuda

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 products used in addition to Cisco Email Security:
    • Advanced Malware Protection (AMP)
    • Web Security Appliance (WSA)
    • Next Generation Firewall (NGFW)
    • AnyConnect

Results

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

  • Is extremely satisfied with their purchase of Cisco Email Security.
  • Cisco Email Security enables the organization to:
    • Prevent security breaches
    • Prevent data loss/leaks
    • Secure sensitive information in transit with encryption

Cisco Email Security Customer Statistic

85% of surveyed IT organizations are currently deploying Cisco Email Security On-premises (Email Security Appliance or ESA).

85%

Cisco Email Security Case Study

Asia General Holding; AGE

Introduction

This case study of Asia General Holding; AGE is based on a May 2018 survey of Cisco Email Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Cisco Email Security decreased spam and it gave us more visibility for which email categories we are using most in our organization.”

“The reason for giving Cisco Email Security a high rating is an encryption with CRES, data loss prevention, and anti-spam capabilities.”

Challenges

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

  • Chose Cisco Email Security to protect their Office 365 email because Cisco has:
    • Stronger protection from advanced email threats (business email compromise (BEC), advanced malware and/or phishing)
    • More robust data loss prevention and encryption capabilities
  • Protects sensitive information in outgoing emails with:
    • Cisco encryption products (Cisco Registered Envelope Service)

Use Case

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

  • Uses the following Cisco products in addition to Cisco Email Security:
    • Next Generation Firewall (NGFW)
    • ASA5520

Results

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

  • Achieved the following with Cisco Email Security:
    • Protected users from threats in incoming email to prevent breaches
    • Prevented data loss of sensitive content in outgoing email
    • Encrypted sensitive data in outgoing email to achieve compliance with regulations

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 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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