TechValidate Research on Tripwire

Tripwire Case Study

Center Point Energy, Inc.


This case study of CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is based on a June 2020 survey of Tripwire customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Tripwire fit the need and delivered thousands of pages of evidence in the first audit we had after implementation. It is now a relied on asset for evidence and monitoring as it pertains to compliance.”

“The Tripwire name is trusted in the industry and has never gave reason to doubt it. [The] continued development and listening to customers only strengthens this fact.”


  • Were looking to address the following challenges with Tripwire:
    • Security issues
    • Compliance issues

Use Case

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

  • Use Tripwire for the following:
    • Security Configuration Management (SCM)
    • Compliance
  • Partnered with Tripwire for the following:
    • Improve compliance and risk management
      The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Tripwire:
  • Said the following drove them to choose Tripwire:
    • Strong product capabilities and functionality
    • Brand reputation / trust in the company
    • Excellent customer support


  • Have seen the following benefits since partnering with Tripwire:
    • Better network visibility
    • Improved awareness
    • Improved productivity / workload due to product capabilities
  • Considers Tripwire’s capabilities critical to their cybersecurity program.
  • Rated Tripwire for the following features when compared to the competition:
    • Effectiveness of Product Capabilities: Best-In-Class
    • Service / Support: Best-In-Class
    • Scalability: Best-In-Class
    • Customizability to Organizational Needs: Significantly Better
    • Reporting: Better
  • Have seen a return on investment (ROI) in the first 3 months.

About This Data

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