TechValidate Research on Pulse Secure

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168 Customers Surveyed

1,148 Data Points Collected

23 Published TechFacts

4 Published Charts

26 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Pulse Secure Case Study

Nedbank

Introduction

This case study of Nedbank is based on a July 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Pulse Secure is a stable and secure solution that has given us good all around performance and availability. "

Challenges

The business challenges that led Nedbank to evaluate and ultimately select Pulse Secure:

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
    • Visibility and tracking of remote and on-premise endpoint or IoT devices
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Reliability and availability
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Palo Alto Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Nedbank uses:

  • They use the following Pulse Secure products:
    • Pulse Connect Secure (VPN)

Results

Nedbank achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: significantly better
    • performance/scalability: significantly better
    • usability/deployment speed: significantly better
    • reliability/manageability: significantly better
    • quality of support: significantly better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
    • More automated role-based and device access control
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

St. Paul’s School

Introduction

This case study of St. Paul’s School is based on a July 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“When the world transitioned to remote workers, we already had this in place, and had been using it primarily for IT purposes for years. We knew it would scale up to easily meet the demand of moving the majority of our workers to remote employees.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led St. Paul’s School to evaluate and ultimately select Pulse Secure:

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
    • Reliability and availability
    • Ease of use and deployment
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that St. Paul’s School uses:

  • They use the following Pulse Secure products:
    • Pulse Connect Secure (VPN)

Results

St. Paul’s School achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: better
    • performance/scalability: better
    • usability/deployment speed: significantly better
    • reliability/manageability: significantly better
    • quality of support: significantly better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Lower total cost of ownership (TCO)
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Customer Research

Pulse Secure excels against the competition

How does Pulse Secure compare to the competition?

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Pulse Secure Customer Research

What security challenges are you addressing with Pulse Secure?

Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
71%
Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
59%
Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
40%
Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
21%
Fortifying availability, protection and resiliency for cloud and/or on-premise applications
21%
Securing user and device access to SaaS applications or applications hosted in the cloud
13%
Visibility and tracking of remote and on-premise endpoint or IoT devices
6%

Pulse Secure Customer Statistic

71% of surveyed organizations use Pulse Secure for securing remote access to applications and resources.

Pulse Secure Customer Testimonial

Pulse Secure allowed our users to have the same experience working remotely compared to what they were used to when working in the office.

IT Specialist, Medium Enterprise Media & Entertainment Company



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About Pulse Secure

Pulse Secure provides Secure Access solutions for people, devices, things and services that improve visibility, protection and productivity for our customers. We integrate cloud, mobile, application and network access to enable hybrid IT in a Zero Trust world. Over 24,000 enterprises entrust us to secure their mobile workforce.

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