TechValidate Research on Gigamon

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165 Customers Surveyed

1,759 Data Points Collected

229 Published TechFacts

11 Published Charts

19 Published Case Studies



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Gigamon Case Study

Hawaii Pacific Health

Introduction

This case study of Hawaii Pacific Health is based on a June 2020 survey of Gigamon customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“The Gigamon platform helps reduce the cost and sprawl of our tools while optimizing their effectiveness.”

“Gigamon was able to help us maximize network visibility, security, and/or performance during the current COVID-19 situation.”

Challenges

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

  • Top reasons the organization invested in Gigamon solutions:
    • Most complete visibility solution
    • Advanced traffic intelligence, i.e., dedup, masking, decryption, etc.
    • Trusted source of high-fidelity data to feed network detection and response tools
    • Protection from blind spots including within encrypted traffic
  • Invested in Gigamon solutions because they needed to remedy the following challenges:
    • Reliable access to data
    • Network traffic aggregation
  • Considered the following vendors before selecting Gigamon:
    • NetScout
    • Palo Alto Networks

Use Case

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

  • Rates the following Gigamon features and benefits as compared to the competition:
    • Filtering, slicing, and dedup capabilities: significantly better
    • Ability to extend the lifespan of older tools: better
    • Inline bypass: significantly better

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Gigamon:

  • Achieve the following ROI after using Gigamon solutions:
    • Maximized network visibility and performance monitoring
    • Optimized tool utilization by traffic filtering
    • Centralized traffic decryption
    • Enhanced staff efficiency by reducing manual tasks
  • Gigamon helped with the following during the COVID-19 situation:
    • Overloaded network and security tools
    • Troubleshooting and remediating poor network performance

Gigamon Customer Research

NEWSFLASH: 67% of Gigamon Customers Save $200,000 or More

Please estimate the actual dollar savings your organization achieved using Gigamon solutions.

$1,000,000 or more: 17%
$500,000 to $1,000,000: 17%
$200,000 to $500,000: 33%
Under $200,000: 33%

Gigamon Customer Fact

Computer Software Company Extends Lifespan of Network Tools with Gigamon

A medium enterprise computer software company rates Gigamon’s ability to extend the lifespan of older tools as best in class compared to the competition.

Gigamon Customer Research

98% of Surveyed Customers Confirm Storage Cost Savings with Gigamon

Please rate the following Gigamon features and benefits as compared to the competition.

Best in Class Significantly Better Better Worse

Storage Cost Savings

Gigamon Customer Fact

Smithsonian Institute Explains What Helped Them Achieve ROI in 6 – 12 Months

The Smithsonian Institute confirms it was able to achieve ROI in less than a year due to maximized network visibility and performance monitoring, optimized tool utilization by traffic filtering, and accelerated threat prevention, detection, and response time — after using Gigamon solutions.

Gigamon Case Study

County of Riverside, California

Introduction

This case study of County of Riverside is based on a June 2020 survey of Gigamon customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Gigamon has enabled us to achieve the maximum effectiveness and efficiency of our security tools by giving us full visibility into all north/south and east/west traffic on our enterprise network, while eliminating the risk of placing them inline.”

“Gigamon’s products, services, and sales/support teams are exceptional and contribute to the overall performance and success of our security operations.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Gigamon:

  • Top reasons the organization invested in Gigamon solutions:
    • Most complete visibility solution
    • Advanced traffic intelligence, i.e., dedup, masking, decryption, etc.
    • Robust and superior architecture
    • Protection from blind spots including within encrypted traffic
    • Single source of visibility across physical, virtual, and cloud environments
  • Invested in Gigamon solutions because they needed to remedy the following challenges:
    • Reliable access to data
    • Tools being overwhelmed with too much traffic
    • Reducing tool sprawl
    • SSL decryption issues
    • Inability to safely bypass inline tools
  • Considered the following vendors before selecting Gigamon:
    • Cisco
    • Palo Alto Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Gigamon that the surveyed organization uses:

  • Rates the following Gigamon features and benefits as compared to the competition:
    • Inline bypass: best in class

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Gigamon:

  • Achieve the following ROI after using Gigamon solutions:
    • Maximized network visibility and performance monitoring
    • Optimized tool utilization by traffic filtering
    • Accelerated threat prevention, detection, and response time
    • Enhanced staff efficiency by reducing manual tasks
  • Saw ROI with their investment in Gigamon solutions within 6 – 12 months.
  • Reduced traffic to their tool set by 0 – 24% after using Gigamon.
  • Saved up to $200,000 using Gigamon solutions over time.
  • Gigamon helped with the following during the COVID-19 situation:
    • Enhanced threat detection with remote employee VPN traffic


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About Gigamon

We enable your organization to run fast, stay secure and innovate. We are the first company to deliver unified network visibility and analytics on all data-in-transit. Across your physical, virtual and cloud infrastructure, we aggregate, transform and analyze your network traffic to meet your critical performance, rapid threat detection and response needs, freeing your organization to drive digital innovation.

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