TechValidate Research on Tripwire

Tripwire Case Study

Medium Enterprise Energy & Utilities Company


This case study of a medium enterprise energy & utilities company is based on an August 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Tripwire is a strong partner for managing cyber risks across IT and OT environments”


The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:

  • Difficulty meeting/maintaining compliance
  • The need to improve network visibility

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Tripwire that the surveyed company uses:

  • Secure configuration management
  • File integrity monitoring
  • Built-in policy content (e.g. NERC CIP)
  • Audit-friendly reporting


The surveyed company achieved the following results with Tripwire:

  • Better ability to address cyber risks
  • Time saved in meeting compliance requirements & audits
  • Money saved from potential regulatory fines
  • Ability to maintaining compliance is significantly better

About This Data

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