Copa Airlines (TechValidate)


Company Size:

  • Enterprise


This case study of Copa Airlines is based on a July 2018 survey of Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.


The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:

  • Needing better protection for roaming users and/or distributed offices
  • Chose Forcepoint’s hybrid deployment option for Secure Web Gateway because:
    • They wanted to take advantage of the full-featured policy set
  • Evaluated or previously used the following vendors before choosing Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:
    • Zscaler
    • McAfee

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway that the surveyed company uses:

  • Identifies the following as the capabilities that carried the most weight when they chose to migrate to Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:
    • Efficacy of solution

    • Deployment flexibility

    • Ease of management

  • Rates the hybrid implementation of Forcepoint Secure Web as easy.


The surveyed company achieved the following results with Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:

  • Rates Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway as scalable for their company.
  • Achieved the following results after using Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:
    • Expanded internet access for roaming users
    • Received forensic reporting details provided through an advanced threat dashboard