TechValidate Research on SolarWinds

SolarWinds Government Case Study

Government of Finland


This case study of a federal government agency is based on a September 2017 survey of SolarWinds Government customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled organisation asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.


The business challenge that led the profiled organisation to evaluate and ultimately select SolarWinds Government:

  • IT challenge their agency faced prior to implementing SolarWinds products:
    • Lack of visibility into application or database performance

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of SolarWinds Government that the surveyed organisation uses:

  • Regular user in the following SolarWinds product area:
    • Database Management and Performance
  • Uses SolarWinds products across multiple departments / locations, but not whole agency.
  • Agency use case for leveraging SolarWinds products:
    • To monitor application and database health
  • Favorite SolarWinds product is:
    • Database Performance Analyzer


The surveyed organisation achieved the following results with SolarWinds Government:

  • Saw the following result after using SolarWinds products:
    • Improved system and application monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Purchased their SolarWinds’ products because of:
    • Ease of use

About This Data

This data was sourced directly from verified users of SolarWinds 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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