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Entrust Datacard Case Study

Large Enterprise Health Care Company


This case study of a large enterprise health care company is based on a September 2015 survey of Entrust Datacard customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Simplified our remote access structure as well as how we supported it to a single solution and interface, winning!”


The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Entrust Datacard:

  • Solved the following challenges by deploying Entrust Datacard’s authentication solution:
    • Reduced the amount of security risk
    • Simplified the authentication process for end users
    • Met regulatory requirement standards
  • Evaluated the following vendors before choosing Entrust Datacard:
    • RSA
    • Secure Auth

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Entrust Datacard that the surveyed company uses:

  • Most important product features to the purchasing decision:
    • Broad support for many authenticators and use cases
    • Deployment flexibility with rich integrations, APIs, and SDKs


The surveyed company achieved the following results with Entrust Datacard:

  • Realized a Return on Investment in 6-9 months after implementing Entrust Datacard’s authentication solution.
  • Increased productivity for their IT staff by 1-2 hours per work week with Entrust Datacard’s authentication solution.
  • Reduced costs by >75% with Entrust Datacard’s authentication solution.

About This Data

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