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TechValidate Research on Mimecast

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803 Customers Surveyed

6,479 Data Points Collected

204 Published TechFacts

6 Published Charts

18 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Mimecast Customer Research

Over half of Mimecast customers achieve ROI in less than 18 months.

Using Mimecast Cloud Archive, I estimate my Return on Investment (ROI) was/is:

12 - 18 months
33%
24 months +
25%
18 - 24 months
23%
<12 months
19%

Mimecast Customer Research

46% of Mimecast Archive Customers save 10+ hours /week on self-service search

Since deploying Mimecast Cloud Archive, how many man hours do you save per month by enabling self-service access to end-users and legal/compliance teams.

<10: 54%
10 - 15: 23%
15 - 20: 10%
20+: 13%

Mimecast Customer Testimonial

Mimecast’s sandboxing and URL rewriting gives us a high level of comfort that emails entering our system are as clean as they possibly can be.

IT Manager, Small Business Financial Services Company

Mimecast Case Study

Medium Enterprise Food Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise food company is based on a December 2018 survey of Mimecast customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We no longer have to get data for our Legal Team. They access it themselves whenever they need it.”

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 automated retention for compliance.

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Mimecast:

  • Has saved 20+ 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 not be willing to be a reference for Mimecast.

Mimecast Case Study

Ellwood Group, Inc

Introduction

This case study of Ellwood Group, Inc 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 delivered better access to information.

Use Case

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

  • EDiscovery features or workflows important to improving legal process:
    • Legal holds
    • Self-service search for legal teams
    • Redaction
  • Regulations are affecting their retention and archive policies:
    • HIPAA
    • DFARS/FAR, NIST 800-171
  • 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 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 Testimonial

A user’s account credentials were compromised via a spear phishing attack that Mimecast would have stopped.

Chief Information Security Officer, Medium Enterprise Health Care Company



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About Mimecast

Mimecast is a cybersecurity provider that helps thousands of organizations worldwide make email profoundly safer, restoring trust and bolstering business 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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