TechValidate Research on SonicWall

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4,940 Customers Surveyed

35,241 Data Points Collected

192 Published TechFacts

6 Published Charts

127 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


SonicWall Network Security Customer Research

How SonicWall Impacted Our Business

What types of operational benefits did your organization realize following the deployment of your SonicWall?

Improved data protection of critical information
56%
Improved overall system uptime
50%
Reduced IT infrastructure costs
46%
Lowered total cost of ownership
39%
Delivered faster performance
38%
Improved the efficiency of a business process
37%
Met regulatory compliance standards
36%

SonicWall NSa firewalls Case Study

Çağ University

Introduction

This case study of Çağ University is based on an August 2019 survey of SonicWall NSa firewalls customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“My NSa 6600 gives me full security against cyberattacks,” says Taylan Tutkunca, IT Director, Çağ University. “It is very nice because it blocks attacks and it graphically shows me.”

Challenges

The Çağ University is a private, non-profit university in Mersin Province, Turkey. They had tried Cisco and Meraki before selecting their SonicWall NSa solution.

The university deployed SonicWall NSa firewalls because they were challenged with consolidating security and networking features in a single solution.

Use Case

Integrated VPN was an important feature in selecting their NSa solution.

Results

Tutkunca is extremely satisfied with their SonicWall NSa solution, and it is meeting or exceeding performance and security expectations. Tutkunca finds the solution easy to manage.

The university gained the following operational benefits following the deployment of their SonicWall NSa firewall:

  • Improved data protection of critical information
  • Has seen the number of blocked attacks increase by 76-100%

SonicWall Network Security Customer Statistic

91% of surveyed customers report that SonicWall TZs have the networking features they need.

91%

SonicWall NSa firewalls Case Study

University of Illinois

Introduction

This case study of University of Illinois is based on an August 2019 survey of SonicWall NSa firewalls customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“My SonicWall NSa firewall is meeting or exceeding my performance and security expectations,” says Kenneth Lloyd, Senior IT Manager, University of Illinois.

Challenges

The university used or evaluated Cisco/Meraki before selecting their SonicWall NSa firewall(s). It chose to deploy SonicWall NSa firewalls because they were challenged with consolidating security and networking features in a single solution.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of SonicWall NSa firewalls that were important in selecting their SonicWall NSa firewall included:

  • Deep Packet Inspection of Encrypted Traffic (DPI-SSL)
  • An integrated VPN

Results

Lloyd is extremely satisfied with the NSa Series firewall solution. “SonicWall NSa provide the best security value.”

The university has realized the following operational benefits from their SonicWall NSa firewall:

  • Improved efficiency of a business process
  • Improved overall system uptime
  • Lowered total cost of ownership
  • Increased the number of blocked attacks by 76-100% since deploying SonicWall NSa firewalls

SonicWall Customer Fact

Torwegge GmbH & Co. KG improved end-user productivity, improved protection of critical information, and rapidly secured connections with an expanded at-home workforce following the deployment of their SonicWall SMA.

SonicWall Customer Research

Advanced Threat Protection Is Critical

Which single challenge most influenced your organization to add SonicWall Capture ATP?

Protection against advanced malware or ransomware
53%
Protection against new, unknown or emerging attack types (e.g., zero-day attacks)
34%
Simplicity of integrating with existing products (e.g., SonicWall firewalls, email security, etc.)
8%
Real-time visibility and reporting via Capture Security Center
4%
Protection against memory-based attacks
1%


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About SonicWall

SonicWall delivers Boundless Cybersecurity for the hyper-distributed era and a work reality where everyone is remote, mobile and unsecure. By knowing the unknown, providing real-time visibility and enabling breakthrough economics, SonicWall closes the cybersecurity business gap for enterprises, governments and SMBs worldwide. For more information, visit www.sonicwall.com.