TechValidate Research on Mimecast

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4,802 Customers Surveyed

37,478 Data Points Collected

341 Published TechFacts

59 Published Charts

31 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Mimecast Case Study

The Davey Tree Expert Company

Introduction

This case study of The Davey Tree Expert Company is based on a November 2018 survey of Mimecast customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

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

  • The biggest challenge they solved by deploying Mimecast was to achieve improved management efficiencies and bottomless storage.

Use Case

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

  • EDiscovery features or workflows important to improving legal process:
    • Self-service search for legal teams
  • Regulations are affecting their retention and archive policies:
    • Sarbanes Oxley
  • The retention that best fits their organizational requirements is 7 years.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Mimecast:

  • Has saved <10 man-hours per month by enabling self-service access to end-users and legal/compliance teams, since deploying Mimecast Cloud Archive.
  • Using Mimecast Cloud Archive, they estimate their Return on Investment (ROI) was/is 12 – 18 months.
  • The biggest advantage over on-premises solutions has been eliminating storage costs.
  • Confirmed that workforce productivity has improved 0 – 25% since deploying Mimecast Cloud Archive.
  • They would be willing to be a reference for Mimecast.

Mimecast Customer Research

89% of Customers Agree that Mimecast Improves Defenses Against BECs

Using Mimecast with Office 365 significantly improves our defenses against business email compromise attacks (impersonations).

Strongly Agree: 44%
Agree: 45%
Neutral: 6%
Disagree: 3%
Strongly Disagree: 1%
Other: 0%

Mimecast Customer Research

86% of Organizations Use 3 or Fewer Free Threat Intelligence Feeds

How many free intelligence feeds do you have today?

0: 41%
1-3: 45%
3-5: 9%
5+: 5%

Mimecast Customer Testimonial

Recent updates like Impersonation Protection have educated our users how often this occurs, and what to look for in future attacks.

Application Manager, Medium Enterprise Professional Services Company

Mimecast Case Study

African Rainbow Minerals Limited

Introduction

This case study of African Rainbow Minerals Limited is based on a November 2018 survey of Mimecast customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

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

  • The biggest challenge they solved by deploying Mimecast was to achieve improved management efficiencies and bottomless storage.

Use Case

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

  • EDiscovery features or workflows important to improving legal process:
    • Self-service search for legal teams
  • Interested in archiving Since it ieasy to use I think it will be beneficiary if it be run like OneDrive and Dropbox since it is very easy to access but more secured..
  • Regulations are affecting their retention and archive policies:
    • GDPR/California Consumer Privacy Act
  • The retention that best fits their organizational requirements is Infinite.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Mimecast:

  • Has saved <10 man-hours per month by enabling self-service access to end-users and legal/compliance teams, since deploying Mimecast Cloud Archive.
  • Using Mimecast Cloud Archive, they estimate their Return on Investment (ROI) was/is <12 months.
  • The biggest advantage over on-premises solutions has been more agility.
  • Confirmed that workforce productivity has improved 50 – 75% since deploying Mimecast Cloud Archive.
  • They would be willing to be a reference for Mimecast.

Mimecast Customer Testimonial

Before Mimecast, we were imaging at least two computers infected with a virus on a daily basis. Now, we rarely need to reimage a computer from a virus attack.

IT Manager, Medium Enterprise Hospitality Company



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About Mimecast

Mimecast is a cybersecurity provider that helps thousands of organizations worldwide make email safer, restore trust and bolster cyber resilience. Mimecast’s expanded cloud suite enables organizations to implement a comprehensive cyber resilience strategy. From email and web security, awareness training, data protection, to uptime assurance and more, Mimecast helps organizations stand strong in the face of cyberattacks, human error and technical failure.

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