TechValidate Research on Cisco Identity Services Engine

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1,528 Customers Surveyed

12,709 Data Points Collected

77 Published TechFacts

19 Published Charts

42 Published Case Studies



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Cisco Identity Services Engine Customer Testimonial

Cisco ISE automates network accessibility securely and provides very detailed visibility.

Sylvestre Ngoh, IT Professional, United Nations

Cisco ISE Customer Testimonial

We’ve been able to protect over 400 offices around the globe for both wired and wireless network access control with ISE.

Network Administrator, Fortune 500 Insurance Company

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Case Study

University Of California, Santa Cruz

Introduction

This case study of University of California, Santa Cruz is based on a December 2017 survey of Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“ISE supports our other ‘non-cisco’ devices, but its ease of integration has influenced our current buying, as ISE has become an integral part of our security enforcement.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE):

  • Driven to purchase Cisco ISE based on the following trends:
    • Secure Network Access
    • Cybersecurity
    • IoT
    • Mobility
    • Remote Access

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Deployed the following ISE services:
    • User and Endpoint Visibility
    • Access Control
    • Guest Services
    • Device Administration

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE):

  • Achieved the following outcomes from using Cisco ISE:
    • Provided actionable intelligence on the users and devices on the network
    • Complied with regulatory requirements
    • Minimized the impact of a breach
  • Reports the following networking environments gaining the most value from Cisco ISE:
    • Switching
    • Wireless
    • Security
    • Non-Cisco Network Access Devices

Cisco ISE Customer Research

What non-Cisco products have you integrated with Cisco ISE?

We did not integrate ISE with any non-Cisco products
55%
Splunk
32%
Qualys
5%
Rapid7
3%
Exabeam
1%

Cisco Identity Services Engine Case Study

Global 500 Energy & Utilities Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 energy & utilities company is based on an April 2017 survey of Cisco Identity Services Engine customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Cisco ISE allows us to gain awareness of everything hitting our network. It provides access consistently and efficiently and helps us relieve the stress of complex access management.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Cisco Identity Services Engine:

  • Purchased Cisco ISE for the following reason:
    • Integration with other Cisco products and technologies
  • The following IT trends are driving the need for Cisco ISE:
    • Secure Network Access
    • Mobility

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Cisco Identity Services Engine that the surveyed company uses:

  • Version 1.3 of Cisco ISE.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Cisco Identity Services Engine:

  • Enables organizations to:
    • See users and devices on their network
    • Secure access
    • Manage guest services
    • Segment their network
  • Evaluated the following vendor before purchasing ISE:
    • HPE Aruba
  • Achieved the following outcomes using Cisco ISE:
    • Provide actionable intelligence on the users and devices on the network
    • Minimize the risk of unsecured devices entering the network
  • Is currently very satisfied with ISE.
  • Finds the following Cisco ISE feature to be most valuable:
    • TACACS+

Cisco ISE Customer Research

Which Cisco products have you integrated with Cisco ISE?

Cisco DNA Center
44%
Firepower NGFW
32%
Stealthwatch
29%
We did not integrate ISE with any other Cisco products
27%
Meraki
26%
Advanced Malware Protection (AMP)
20%
Web Security (WSA)
15%


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About Cisco Identity Services Engine

Gain awareness of everything hitting your network. Provide access consistently and efficiently. Relieve the stress of complex access management.

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