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1,266 Customers Surveyed

10,830 Data Points Collected

72 Published TechFacts

19 Published Charts

40 Published Case Studies



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Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Customer Research

What IT trends drive the need for Cisco ISE?

Secure Network Access
89%
Mobility
54%
Cybersecurity
42%
Remote Access
35%
Software-defined Networking
30%
IoT
29%
Micro-segmentation
26%
Breach Response
11%
Public Cloud
4%

Cisco ISE Customer Testimonial

Cisco ISE natively integrates with all Cisco portfolio productions and provides external connectors to other vendors. It also provides very flexible configuration options for various network designs. You don’t need any other product to consider as ISE has a lot to deliver out of box.

Alex Znamerovskiy, Network Administrator, TELUS Corporation

Cisco Identity Services Engine Case Study

BT Group

Introduction

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

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

Challenges

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

  • The following IT trend is driving the need for Cisco ISE:
    • Secure Network Access

Use Case

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

  • Is using version 2.2 of Cisco ISE.

Results

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

  • Enables organizations to:
    • Secure access
    • Provide BYOD or enterprise mobility
  • Evaluated the following vendor before purchasing ISE:
    • HPE Aruba
  • Is currently extremely satisfied with ISE.
  • Finds the following Cisco ISE features to be most valuable:
    • Context visibility
    • TACACS+

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Customer Research

Why did you choose ISE versus competitors?

Integration with other Cisco products and technologies
75%
You prefer and trust Cisco
64%
Range of capabilities
39%
Scalability
29%
Superior user and device visibility
22%
Bundled with other Cisco products (e.g. Cisco One)
20%
Post purchase services and support
19%

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Case Study

Global 500 Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 telecommunications services 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.

“it fitted the architecture and had to purchased to fully make the most of the other products”

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
    • IoT
    • Mobility

Use Case

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

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

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
    • Complied with regulatory requirements
    • Minimized the impact of a breach
    • Enabled employees the flexibility to work anywhere on any device securely
  • Reports the following networking environments gaining the most value from Cisco ISE:
    • Wireless
    • Security

Cisco ISE Customer Fact

Simon Furber, a Senior IT Architect at Brunel University, has agreed with this statement:

“Cisco ISE significantly improved our cybersecurity profile while also reducing our operational costs.”



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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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