TechValidate Research on Pulse Secure

26 Case Studies


Pulse Secure Case Study

Fortune 500 Aerospace & Defense Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 500 aerospace & defense company is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company 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:
    • Reliability and availability
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: significantly better
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • 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
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Large Enterprise Automotive & Transport Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise automotive & transport company is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Reliability and availability
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity

Pulse Secure Case Study

Sompo Insurance Singapore

Introduction

This case study of Sompo Insurance Singapore is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led Sompo Insurance Singapore 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
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Range of functionality
    • Ease of use and deployment
    • Industry reputation
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Sompo Insurance Singapore uses:

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

Results

Sompo Insurance Singapore achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: significantly better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Improved visibility and identification of users, endpoints and IoT devices
    • Streamlined audits due to proof of access and endpoint compliance
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Nations Companies

Introduction

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

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Securing user and device access to SaaS applications or applications hosted in the cloud
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Quality of resources (support, technical, training/certification)
    • Overall value
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Nations Companies uses:

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

Results

Nations Companies achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: significantly better
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • More unified access policy across users, devices, applications and resources
    • Lower total cost of ownership (TCO)

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 Case Study

Kkbox Taiwan Co. Ltd.

Introduction

This case study of KKBOX Taiwan Co. Ltd. is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led Kkbox Taiwan Co. Ltd. to evaluate and ultimately select Pulse Secure:

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Ease of use and deployment
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • F5

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Kkbox Taiwan Co. Ltd. uses:

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

Results

Kkbox Taiwan Co. Ltd. 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:
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 18+ months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Stim

Introduction

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

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Fortifying availability, protection and resiliency for cloud and/or on-premise applications
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Quality of resources (support, technical, training/certification)
    • Overall value
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Reliability and availability
    • Range of interoperability
    • Range of functionality
    • Ease of use and deployment
    • Industry reputation
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Fortinet/Bradford Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

Stim achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Streamlined audits due to proof of access and endpoint compliance
    • Faster deployment for hybrid IT and cloud-based application access security
    • Lower total cost of ownership (TCO)
    • Better end-user experience
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

It Beratung

Introduction

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

“With SSL-VPN from Pulse Secure, I have always been able to meet all my customers’ requirements in a short time.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led It Beratung 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
    • Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Quality of resources (support, technical, training/certification)
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Reliability and availability
    • Range of interoperability
    • Range of functionality
    • Ease of use and deployment
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks
    • Microsoft

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that It Beratung uses:

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

Results

It Beratung achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Improved visibility and identification of users, endpoints and IoT devices
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
    • Faster deployment for hybrid IT and cloud-based application access security
    • More unified access policy across users, devices, applications and resources
    • More automated role-based and device access control
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Metrix Lab

Introduction

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

“During this pandemic, it was a great help for all the employees in connecting to the internal network.”

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Metrix Lab uses:

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

Results

Metrix Lab achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: significantly better
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Universita Degli Studi Di Verona

Introduction

This case study of UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI VERONA is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led Universita Degli Studi Di Verona to evaluate and ultimately select Pulse Secure:

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Securing user and device access to SaaS applications or applications hosted in the cloud
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Reliability and availability
    • Range of functionality
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Palo Alto Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Universita Degli Studi Di Verona uses:

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

Results

Universita Degli Studi Di Verona achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: significantly better
    • performance/scalability: better
    • usability/deployment speed: better
    • reliability/manageability: better
    • quality of support: better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Verizon Communications

Introduction

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

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Reliability and availability
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Verizon Communications uses:

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

Results

Verizon Communications achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

City Of Sioux Falls

Introduction

This case study of City of Sioux Falls is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Since the pandemic, we have been able to effectively insure that any of our users that need to work from home have had the ability to do everything they can from their desk, including streaming video/audio conferences, drive access, file transfer, etc. From the feedback we have received, our users are very satisfied with the performance and the availability of features.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led City Of Sioux Falls 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:
    • Reliability and availability
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that City Of Sioux Falls uses:

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

Results

City Of Sioux Falls 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:
    • Improved visibility and identification of users, endpoints and IoT devices
    • Better end-user experience
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 12 -18 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Symantec Corporation

Introduction

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

“For us, the positive impact is the number of complaints we’ve had with our Pulse Secure system: none. That’s a measure of a good product, if you know it’s reliable and there are no complaints. We have never had any downtime due to the software itself.”

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Fortifying availability, protection and resiliency for cloud and/or on-premise applications
    • Securing user and device access to SaaS applications or applications hosted in the cloud
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
    • Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Quality of resources (support, technical, training/certification)
    • Overall value
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Reliability and availability
    • Ease of use and deployment
    • Industry reputation
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Symantec Corporation uses:

  • They use the following Pulse Secure products:
    • Pulse Connect Secure (VPN)
    • Pulse vADC (Virtual Traffic Manager / Services Director)

Results

Symantec Corporation achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: better
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: 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 unified access policy across users, devices, applications and resources
    • Lower total cost of ownership (TCO)
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Medium Enterprise Healthcare Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise healthcare company is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company 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:
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Range of interoperability
    • Range of functionality
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company 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: better
    • reliability/manageability: better
    • quality of support: better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Mercy Hospital Dunedin

Introduction

This case study of Mercy Hospital Dunedin is based on a June 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

Challenges

The business challenges that led Mercy Hospital Dunedin to evaluate and ultimately select Pulse Secure:

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Fortifying availability, protection and resiliency for cloud and/or on-premise applications
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Reliability and availability
    • Range of functionality
    • Ease of use and deployment

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Mercy Hospital Dunedin uses:

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

Results

Mercy Hospital Dunedin achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: better
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Large Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a July 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“With Pulse Secure, we get efficiency and scalability”

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Securing user and device access to SaaS applications or applications hosted in the cloud
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
    • Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
    • Manageability and scalability
    • Reliability and availability
    • Range of interoperability
    • Range of functionality
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company 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: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: better
    • quality of support: better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
    • Faster deployment for hybrid IT and cloud-based application access security
    • More unified access policy across users, devices, applications and resources
    • More automated role-based and device access control

Pulse Secure Case Study

Oriental Union Chemical Corp.

Introduction

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

Challenges

The business challenges that led Oriental Union Chemical Corp to evaluate and ultimately select Pulse Secure:

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Quality of resources (support, technical, training/certification)
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Oriental Union Chemical Corp uses:

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

Results

Oriental Union Chemical Corp 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: better
    • reliability/manageability: better
    • quality of support: better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Canarie

Introduction

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

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Fortifying availability, protection and resiliency for cloud and/or on-premise applications
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
    • Ease of use and deployment
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

Canarie achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: better
    • quality of support: better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
    • Better end-user experience
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Educational Institution

Introduction

This case study of a educational institution is based on a July 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organization asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled organization to evaluate and ultimately select Pulse Secure:

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Ensuring compliance with corporate policies or regulatory standards
    • Fortifying availability, protection and resiliency for cloud and/or on-premise applications
    • Securing user and device access to SaaS applications or applications hosted in the cloud
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that the surveyed organization uses:

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

Results

The surveyed organization achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: significantly better
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Improved visibility and identification of users, endpoints and IoT devices
    • Faster deployment for hybrid IT and cloud-based application access security
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Global 500 Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 financial services company is based on a July 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Pulse Secure provides ease and reliability that allow users to remotely connect to internal resources”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company 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
    • Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Reliability and availability
    • Range of functionality
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: significantly better
    • usability/deployment speed: better
    • reliability/manageability: significantly better
    • quality of support: better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Improved visibility and identification of users, endpoints and IoT devices
    • More unified access policy across users, devices, applications and resources
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Avaya Inc.

Introduction

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

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Fortifying availability, protection and resiliency for cloud and/or on-premise applications
    • Visibility and tracking of remote and on-premise endpoint or IoT devices
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Quality of resources (support, technical, training/certification)
    • Overall value
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Zscaler

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Pulse Secure that Avaya Inc uses:

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

Results

Avaya Inc achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity

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

Accenture

Introduction

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

“We like Pulse Secure, which is very user friendly and easy manage our users.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led Accenture 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
    • 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:
    • Juniper Networks

Use Case

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

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

Results

Accenture achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • performance/scalability: best in class
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: best in class
    • quality of support: best in class
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
    • Faster deployment for hybrid IT and cloud-based application access security
    • Lower total cost of ownership (TCO)
    • Better end-user experience
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Medium Enterprise Government Company

Introduction

This case study of a medium enterprise government company is based on a July 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company 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
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Overall value
    • Range of functionality
    • Ease of use and deployment
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Microsoft

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: best in class
    • 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
    • Improved visibility and identification of users, endpoints and IoT devices
    • Greater application availability, resiliency and performance
    • Better end-user experience

Pulse Secure Case Study

Alliance Tire Company Ltd

Introduction

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

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Securing user and device access to SaaS applications or applications hosted in the cloud
    • Securing remote user and device access to network/data center applications and resources
    • Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
    • Securing network access for employees, guests and privileged users
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Quality of resources (support, technical, training/certification)
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco
    • F5
    • Juniper Networks
    • Microsoft

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Pulse Secure:

  • Rates the following Pulse Secure features compared to the competition:
    • features: significantly better
    • performance/scalability: better
    • usability/deployment speed: best in class
    • reliability/manageability: significantly better
  • They experienced the following benefits by using Pulse Secure:
    • Increased IT network / security staff efficiency and productivity
    • Improved visibility and identification of users, endpoints and IoT devices
    • More unified access policy across users, devices, applications and resources
    • More automated role-based and device access control
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 12 -18 months.

Pulse Secure Case Study

Large Enterprise Electronics Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise electronics company is based on a July 2020 survey of Pulse Secure customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

Challenges

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

  • Security challenges they are addressing with Pulse Secure:
    • Enabling secure access for BYOD / personal mobile devices
  • Primary reasons for purchasing Pulse Secure:
    • Industry reputation
  • They replaced the following vendors with Pulse Secure:
    • Cisco

Use Case

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

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

Results

The surveyed company 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
  • Realized payback with their Pulse Secure solution in 6 – 12 months.



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