TechValidate Research on Cisco Identity Services Engine

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1,099 Customers Surveyed

9,429 Data Points Collected

37 Published TechFacts

11 Published Charts

40 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Cisco Identity Services Engine Customer Testimonial

Cisco ISE has been terrific ever since we deployed it two years ago. It provides a single pane of glass to manage everything.

Benedict Agyemang, Engineer, NetBrain Technologies

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Customer Research

Which ISE services have you deployed in production?

Access Control
90%
Guest Services
88%
User and Endpoint Visibility
63%
Device Administration
57%
BYOD
46%
Segmentation
28%
Threat Control
9%
Context Exchange
6%

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Case Study

Large Enterprise Chemicals Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise chemicals company is based on a December 2017 survey of Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) 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 Identity Services Engine (ISE):

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

Use Case

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

  • Deployed the following ISE services:
    • Access Control
    • Guest Services
    • Device Administration

Results

The surveyed company 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
    • Minimized the risk of unsecured devices entering the network
    • Minimized the impact of a breach
  • Reports the following networking environments gaining the most value from Cisco ISE:
    • Switching
    • Wireless
    • Security

Cisco Identity Services Engine Customer Testimonial

Cisco ISE has given us the capability to have a single platform for our global guest wireless infrastructure. It has also given us a greater insight of devices connected to our network.

Senior IT Architect, Fortune 500 Computer Hardware Company

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Customer Research

Cisco ISE has helped us achieve the following outcomes:

Minimize our risk of unsecure devices entering the network
78%
Provide actionable intelligence on the users and devices on the network
58%
Give employees the flexibility to work anywhere on any device securely
42%
Comply with regulatory requirements
41%
Minimize the impact of a breach
28%

Cisco Identity Services Engine Case Study

AT&T

Introduction

This case study of AT&T is based on a May 2017 survey of Cisco Identity Services Engine customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Cisco ISE provides visibility and control over our network and assists our clients to implement secure access policies across all device types wireless and wired. The functional and integration capabilities are endless.”

Challenges

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

  • Purchased Cisco ISE for the following reasons:
    • Preference and trust in Cisco Systems, Inc.
    • Integration with other Cisco products and technologies
    • Superior user and device visibility
    • Range of capabilities
  • The following IT trends are driving the need for Cisco ISE:
    • Secure Network Access
    • Malware
    • IoT
    • Mobility
    • Cyber Security

Use Case

The key feature and functionality of Cisco Identity Services Engine that the surveyed company uses:

  • Is using version 1.4 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
    • Provide BYOD or enterprise mobility
    • Ensure endpoint compliance (i.e. Posture)
    • Contain threats
  • Evaluated the following vendors before purchasing ISE:
    • HPE Aruba
    • ForeScout
  • 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
    • Comply with regulatory requirements
    • Give employees the flexibility to work anywhere on any device securely
  • Is currently very satisfied with ISE.
  • Finds the following Cisco ISE features to be most valuable:
    • Integration with Cisco and 3rd Party Solutions
    • New Guest Enhancements


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