TechValidate Research on SonicWall Inc.

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2,289 Customers Surveyed

18,728 Data Points Collected

88 Published TechFacts

5 Published Charts

66 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


SonicWall NSa firewalls Customer Research

Which single challenge most influenced your organization to deploy SonicWall NSa firewalls?

Consolidating security and networking features in a single solution
28%
Lowering total cost of ownership
23%
Optimizing network security performance
15%
Providing greater scalability for network security
8%
Receiving satisfactory support and customer service
8%
Enforcing a uniform advanced security platform across distributed sites
5%
Easing central management of firewalls across distributed sites
3%

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 Case Study

Dagaz Group

Introduction

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

“TZ Series firewalls are good, basic gateway security for a reasonable price,” says the Chief Information Officer, Dagaz Group. “They are meeting or exceeding my performance and security expectations."

Challenges

The medium enterprise managed services provider (MSP) deployed the TZ solution to address the following operational and security challenges:

  • Consolidating security and networking features in a single solution
  • Malware
  • Ransomware
  • PDF & Office document threats

Use Case

The company has deployed TZ firewalls as the security gateway to the Internet and individual sites, and in some cases is using them for point to point VPN tunnels. In addition, they are using the Global VPN client for several sites.

The key features and functionalities that were important in selecting their TZ included:

  • Reassembly-Free Deep Packet Inspection (RFDPI)
  • An integrated VPN

Results

The CFO at Dagaz Group is extremely satisfied with their TZ Series firewalls and finds that SonicWall TZ firewalls are easy to deploy and manage, as well as provide the networking features they need.

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

  • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
  • An improved overall system uptime
  • A lowered total cost of ownership

SonicWall NSa firewalls Customer Research

Which single challenge most influenced your organization to deploy SonicWall NSa firewalls?

Consolidating security and networking features in a single solution: 24%
Enforcing a uniform advanced security platform across distributed sites: 20%
Optimizing network security performance: 13%
Lowering total cost of ownership: 12%
Easing central management of firewalls across distributed sites: 9%
Receiving satisfactory support and customer service: 9%
Providing greater scalability for network security: 5%
Other: 8%

SonicWall Network Security Case Study

Retail: Integrity Business Solutions

Introduction

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

“We use SonicWall TZ Series firewalls for IP gateway as well as VoIP routing and holding our VPN connections between our various locations,” says Steve Shick, IT Director, Integrity Business Solutions.

“Our previous routers would freeze up and we were constantly rebooting them. Outside of reboots for updates, our SonicWall TZ firewalls run all day, every day with no hassle.”

Challenges

Shick had tried WatchGuard firewalls before selecting SonicWall TZ firewalls.

The retail company deployed SonicWall TZ firewalls to provide greater scalability and reliability for network security.

Use Case

Key features that were important in selecting their TZ included:

  • Zero-Touch Deployment
  • An integrated VPN

Results

Shick is very satisfied with their TZ Series firewall. He finds that their TZ firewalls:

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

Integrity Business Solutions realized the following operational benefits following the deployment of their SonicWall TZ firewalls:

  • An improved efficiency of their business process
  • Reduced IT infrastructure costs
  • An improved overall system uptime
  • An improved data protection of critical information

SonicWall NSa firewalls Customer Testimonial

SonicWall provided a well-rounded edge security device at a reasonable cost with minimal administration.

Roger Jackson, Director, Campbells Law Firm



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About SonicWall Inc.

SonicWall has been fighting the cybercriminal industry for over 28 years defending small and medium businesses, enterprises and government agencies worldwide. Backed by research from SonicWall Capture Labs, our award-winning, real-time breach detection and prevention solutions secure more than a million networks, and their emails, applications and data, in over 215 countries and territories. These organizations run more effectively and fear less about security.

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