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 Customer Fact

Deutsch Telekom Chooses the Gigamon Superior Architecture

Deutsche Telekom invested in Gigamon solutions because of their robust and superior architecture and trusted source of high-fidelity data to feed network detection and response tools.

Gigamon Customer Research

95% of Surveyed Gigamon Customers Say Its TLS Decryption Feature Better Than Competition

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

Best in Class Significantly Better Better Worse

TLS Decryption

Gigamon Customer Research

82% of Gigamon Customers Reduced Traffic to their Tools by 25% or More

By what percentage does Gigamon reduce traffic to your tool set?

80% or greater: 12%
50 – 79%: 27%
25 – 49%: 43%
0 – 24%: 18%

Gigamon Customer Fact

APAC Financial Services Company Thrives During COVID-19

A small business financial services company reports that Gigamon helped them deal with enhanced threat detection with remote employee VPN traffic, overloaded network and security tools, and encrypted traffic blind spots during the COVID-19 situation.

Gigamon Case Study

Resort World at Sentosa

Introduction

This case study of Resort World at Sentosa 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.”

“The most significant benefits we achieved were improved network traffic visibility, reduction of manual troubleshooting steps, and the ability to identify issue root cause more swiftly.”

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
    • Robust and superior architecture
    • Trusted source of high-fidelity data to feed network detection and response tools
    • 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:
    • Troubleshooting network data
  • Considered the following vendors before selecting Gigamon:
    • Ixia
    • NetScout

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: better
    • TLS decryption: better
    • Inline bypass: best in class

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Gigamon:

  • Achieve the following ROI after using Gigamon solutions:
    • Maximized network visibility and performance monitoring
    • Lowered escalating costs with other vendors or tools
    • Accelerated threat prevention, detection, and response time
    • Enhanced staff efficiency by reducing manual tasks
  • Reduced traffic to their tool set by 50 – 79% after using Gigamon.
  • Saved $200,000 to $500,000 using Gigamon solutions over time.
  • Gigamon helped with the following during the COVID-19 situation:
    • Overloaded VPN concentrators
    • Business continuity
    • Troubleshooting and remediating poor network performance

Gigamon Case Study

Federal Government Agency

Introduction

This case study of a federal government is based on a June 2020 survey of Gigamon customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

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

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
  • Invested in Gigamon solutions because they needed to remedy the following challenges:
    • Reliable access to data
    • Tools being overwhelmed with too much traffic
    • Extending service life of older tools
    • Reducing tool sprawl
    • SSL decryption issues
    • Troubleshooting network data
  • Considered the following vendor before selecting Gigamon:
    • Ixia

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:
    • Filtering, slicing, and dedup capabilities: significantly better
    • TLS decryption: significantly better
    • Ability to extend the lifespan of older tools: significantly better
    • Inline bypass: significantly better

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
    • Reduced storage costs with better management of traffic volume
    • Accelerated threat prevention, detection, and response time
  • Saved $500,000 to $1,000,000 using Gigamon solutions over time.
  • Gigamon helped with the following during the COVID-19 situation:
    • Troubleshooting and remediating poor network performance


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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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