TechValidate Research on Prevalent

Prevalent Case Study

Global 500 Insurance Company


This case study of a Global 500 insurance company is based on an October 2019 survey of Prevalent customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.


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

  • Top driver for purchasing their Prevalent third-party risk management solution:
    • Reduce operational burden (the process of assessing and evaluating vendors took too much time and resources)
  • Challenges that deploying Prevalent solved for their organization:
    • A lack of automation in collecting and analyzing vendor surveys
    • An inability to share completed assessment content and supporting evidence to more quickly identify risks and vulnerabilities
  • Vendors evaluated before choosing Prevalent:
    • BitSight
    • Dell RSA Archer
    • OneTrust
    • SecurityScorecard
    • ServiceNow

Use Case

  • Regulations or industry frameworks they must regularly report against:


The surveyed company achieved the following results with Prevalent:

  • The following Prevalent capabilities in terms of how differentiated they are compared to the competition:
    • Breadth of available surveys: differentiated
    • Assessment scheduling and automated chasing reminders: very differentiated
    • Automated risk and compliance register: very differentiated
    • Create tasks, flags, and risks based on results of assessment responses in risk register: differentiated
    • Identify key controls and apply reporting to the most critical relevant risks: differentiated
    • In-solution communication with suppliers on remediating risks: differentiated
    • Identify and visualize relationships between entities to demonstrate dependencies and flows of information: very differentiated
    • User dashboard of tasks, schedules, risk activities, survey completion status, agreements, and documents: very differentiated
  • How long it took to complete an assessment:
    • Before deploying Prevalent: 3-4 weeks
    • After deploying Prevalent: 2-3 weeks

About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of Prevalent by TechValidate.

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