TechValidate Research on SonicWall Network Security

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563 Customers Surveyed

4,741 Data Points Collected

20 Published TechFacts

2 Published Charts

6 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 Network Security Customer Testimonial

Satisfied in Europe

Really good products with a large range of features.

Christian Darbellay, IT Director, Commune de Martigny

SonicWall Network Security Customer Fact

Tiny Tots Development Center improved the efficiency of their business process, its overall system uptime, and the ability to deliver faster performance following the deployment of their SonicWall firewall.

SonicWall Network Security Customer Research

Why They Chose SonicWall

What type of cyberattack influenced your decision to purchase a SonicWall TZ firewall?

Ransomware
79%
Malware
77%
Never-before-seen/zero-day cyberattacks
44%
Encrypted threats
39%
PDF & Office document threats
39%
Cryptojacking/cryptomining
38%
Non-standard port attacks
37%
IoT attacks
20%
Side-channel attacks
16%

SonicWall Network Security Case Study

Sente Mortgage

Introduction

This case study of Sente Mortgage is based on a May 2019 survey of SonicWall Network Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“My SonicWall TZ series firewall is meeting or exceeding my performance and security expectations,” says Jim Browarski, IT Manager at Sente Mortgage

Challenges

The company deployed SonicWall TZ firewalls to address the following challenges:

  • Enforcing a uniform advanced security platform across distributed sites
  • Easing central management of firewalls across distributed sites
  • Consolidating security and networking features in a single solution
  • Providing greater scalability for network security

They also evaluated Fortinet firewalls before selecting their SonicWall TZ firewalls.

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of SonicWall Network Security that the surveyed company uses:The key features and functionalities that were important in selecting their TZ included:

  • Capture ATP sandboxing
  • Real-time Deep Memory Inspection (RTDMI)
  • Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection (RFDPI)
  • Deep packet inspection of encrypted traffic (DPI SSL)
  • Integrated VPN

SonicWall TZ features that were important in selecting their TZ:

  • The ability to capture ATP sandboxing
  • Real-time Deep Memory Inspection (RTDMI)
  • Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection (RFDPI)
  • Deep packet inspection of encrypted traffic (DPI SSL)
  • An integrated VPN

Results

Sente Mortgage is extremely satisfied with their TZ Series firewall.

They strongly believe that their SonicWall TZs:

  • Provide the best security value
  • Are easy to deploy and manage
  • Have the networking features they need

The company realized the following operational benefits following the deployment of their SonicWall:

  • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
  • An improved overall system uptime
  • The ability to deliver faster performance

SonicWall Network Security Case Study

Flexible Business

Introduction

This case study of Flexible Business is based on a May 2019 survey of SonicWall Network Security customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“SonicWall makes things simple,” says Christopher Beck, IT Director. “My SonicWall TZ series firewalls are meeting or exceeding my performance and security expectations. I use them in different scenarios from everything from a stand-alone to a high availability pair.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the company to evaluate and ultimately select SonicWall Network Security included:

  • Enforcing a uniform advanced security platform across distributed sites
  • Easing central management of firewalls across distributed sites
  • Lowering total cost of ownership
  • Consolidating security and networking features in a single solution
  • Optimizing network security performance
  • Providing greater scalability for network security
  • Receiving satisfactory support and customer service

Types of cyberattacks that influenced their decision to purchase a SonicWall TZ firewall:

  • Malware
  • Ransomware
  • Cryptojacking/cryptomining
  • PDF & Office document threats
  • Non-standard port attacks

Other firewalls considered prior to purchasing their SonicWall TZ firewalls:

  • Cisco
  • WatchGuard
  • Sophos
  • Barracuda

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of SonicWall TZ Series firewalls that the company applies include:

  • Real-time Deep Memory Inspection (RTDMI)
  • Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection (RFDPI)
  • Deep packet inspection of encrypted traffic (DPI SSL)
  • Integrated VPN
  • SD-WAN implementation

Results

The company is extremely satisfied with their TZ Series firewall. They feel strongly that their SonicWall TZ firewalls:

  • Beat the competition in security effectiveness
  • Provide the best security value
  • Are easy to deploy and manage
  • Have the networking features they need

Since deployment of their SonicWall solution, the company has gained:

  • Improved overall system uptime
  • Faster performance
  • Compliance with regulatory standards


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About SonicWall Network Security

SonicWall has been fighting the cyber-criminal industry for over 25 years defending small, medium-size businesses and enterprises worldwide. Backed by research from the Global Response Intelligent Defense (GRID) Threat Network, our award-winning real-time breach detection and prevention solutions, coupled with the formidable resources of over 10,000 loyal channel partners around the globe, are the backbone securing more than a million business and mobile networks and their emails, applications and data.

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