TechValidate Research on SolarWinds Security

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1,756 Customers Surveyed

12,072 Data Points Collected

338 Published TechFacts

16 Published Charts

69 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


File Transfer Challenges

Serv-U FTP and MFT solutions helped customers overcome the following IT challenges:

No centralized file transfer administration & control
51%
Non-IT-approved file transfer services used by employees
26%
Complexity of using hardware (CD, hard disks, USB, etc.)
14%
Not able to transfer large files over email or network share
50%
Difficulty to track, log, and manage file transfers
42%
Not able to securely encrypt and protect file transfer data
49%

SolarWinds Log & Event Manager Customer Statement

John Roberts Co. is able to easily provide the reports and data they need to prove they are meeting their compliance requirements, satisfy specific compliance requirements where they had gaps, find if a security incident had occurred and what happened, troubleshoot application and network problems, aggregate their log data in a single place, and enable endpoint protection for file and registry changes with SolarWinds Log & Event Manager.

Serv-U Customer Review: CTO of Dynamic Tax Solutions, Inc. (USA)

5/5 Stars

How our organization uses Serv-U:

[We use Serv-U MFT Server for] B2B secure file transfer.

What would you say about Serv-U to someone who is considering purchasing a ‘secure file transfer solution’?

Serv-U [Managed File Transfer Server] is a great product for a fair price.

Over 60% realize cost-savings of at least $50,000 using Log & Event Manager

Please provide an approximate cost-savings (business productivity, regulatory fines, insurance premiums, lost data, etc.) you realized upon detecting and remediating security incidents with LEM, within the past 12 months:

More than $5,000,000: 4%
$3,000,001 - $5,000,000: 0%
$1,000,001 - $3,000,000: 4%
$500,001 - $1,000,000: 12%
$200,001 - $500,000: 12%
$100,001 - $200,000: 16%
$50,001 - $100,000: 16%
$10,001 - $50,000: 20%
$10,000: 16%

Log & Event Manager Helps City Of Cincinnati Protect Privileged Accounts

“LEM is an invaluable tool for monitoring our network and servers. Other departments within the city are asking me for recommendations and I steer them towards Log & Event Manager and the SolarWinds suite of products.”

Challenges

City of Cincinnati considers Data security as the most critical security area to their organization.

Use Case

  • The three most critical features that will help City of Cincinnati detect and respond to threats are:
    • Centralized real-time event detection, correlation & notifications
    • File integrity monitoring
    • Single pane of glass across performance monitoring and security tools

Results

  • Log & Event Manager helps City of Cincinnati detect 51 – 100 security incidents, every month.
  • Their favorite feature in Log & Event Manager is in-depth search and log analysis.

City of Cincinnati now feels more prepared to deal with security and compliance issues with SolarWinds Log & Event Manager.

Ben Lomand Connect Saves Over $50,000 a Year with Log & Event Manager

Rates SolarWinds Log & Event Manager 9/10 because: “[It is] Easy to use and logging info consolidated in one place.”

Challenges

Network security is the most critical security area for Ben Lomand Connect.

  • Demonstrates PCI-DSS compliance requirements with SolarWinds Log & Event Manager.

Use Case

  • According to Ben Lomand Connect, the three most critical features that will help detect and respond to threats are:
    • Threat intelligence
    • Centralized real-time event detection, correlation & notifications
    • Managing security of USB devices

Results

With Log & Event Manager, Ben Lomand Connect:

  • Saved $50,001 – $100,000, within the past 12 months.
  • Detects < 10 security incidents with LEM every month.

Their favorite feature in LEM is in-depth search and log analysis.

Ben Lomand Connect now feels more prepared to deal with security and compliance issues with Log & Event Manager.



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About SolarWinds Security

SolarWinds delivers powerful, affordable, and easy-to-use IT security tools to help you monitor, patch, and eliminate security threats and vulnerabilities across your network. Get fast and easy compliance reporting for HIPAA, PCI, SOX, ISO, and more.

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