TechValidate Research on Cisco Identity Services Engine

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1,527 Customers Surveyed

12,700 Data Points Collected

72 Published TechFacts

19 Published Charts

40 Published Case Studies



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Cisco ISE Customer Testimonial

Cisco ISE is becoming the single source of truth for identity information on our network.

Engineer, Large Enterprise Insurance Company

Cisco ISE Customer Research

Value achieved through Cisco ISE integrations?

Build policy enforcement into the network rather than buying more security devices
58%
Push context out from ISE to other technologies for better access policy decisions
40%
Gain more efficient and effective cybersecurity operations
36%
Pull external context into ISE for better access policy decisions
36%

Cisco Identity Services Engine Case Study

Community Healthcare System

Introduction

This case study of Community Healthcare System is based on an April 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 and efficiently and helps us relieve the stress of complex access management.”

“Cisco ISE has given us greater insight to what is on our network.”

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
  • The following IT trends are driving the need for Cisco ISE:
    • Secure Network Access
    • IoT

Use Case

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

  • Version 2.1 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
    • Ensure endpoint compliance (i.e. Posture)
    • Segment their network
  • Achieved the following outcomes using Cisco ISE:
    • Provide actionable intelligence on the users and devices on the network
    • Comply with regulatory requirements
  • Is currently extremely satisfied with ISE.
  • Finds the following Cisco ISE feature to be most valuable:
    • Context visibility

Cisco ISE Customer Fact

BELL integrated with Cisco ISE: Cisco DNA Center, Firepower NGFW, Stealthwatch, and Meraki.

Cisco Identity Services Engine (ISE) Customer Research

In which of the following areas do you plan to expand your use of ISE?

Access Control (e.g. 802.1x)
44%
Device Administration (e.g. TACACS+)
41%
User and device visibility (e.g. profiling)
41%
Endpoint Compliance (e.g. MDM)
40%
BYOD Access
39%
Software-defined Access
38%
Threat Control
35%
Guest Access
34%
Segmentation
34%
Context Exchange
16%

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+


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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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