TechValidate Research on Quest Microsoft Platform Management


Quest InTrust Case Study

Large Enterprise Industrial Manufacturing Company

Introduction

This case study of a large enterprise industrial manufacturing company is based on a March 2018 survey of Quest InTrust customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“The most beneficial feature of InTrust is having all logs in one protected place for analyzing.”

Challenges

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

  • Limited visibility into workstation and privileged account activity
  • Collecting large volumes of event log data from different systems, devices, and applications
  • A need for protecting logs from tampering or erasure

Use Case

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

  • Uses the following SIEM tools in their environment:
    • ArcSight
  • Is collecting data from the following systems:
    • Windows (servers and workstations)
    • Linux/Unix (HP-UX, IBM AIX, Solaris)

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Quest InTrust:

  • Realized the following benefits with InTrust:
    • Protected event log data from tampering or erasure
    • Improved pre-defined best practice reports
  • Reduced storage costs by 41-60% with InTrust’s highly-compressed repository




About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of Quest Microsoft Platform Management by TechValidate.

TechValidate verifies the identity and organizational affiliation of all participants that contribute to published research data. When research participants so desire, we also guarantee their anonymity so that they may share information honestly and freely.


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