International Business Machines Corporation (TechValidate)
Forcepoint Web helped us in controlling users’ day-to-day internet activity and provided a very easy dashboard to investigate incidents.
This case study of International Business Machines Corporation 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:
- Experienced the following challenges that prompted them to choose Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:
- Low efficacy of their previous security product
- Difficulty managing their previous security solution
- A lack of scalability of their previous security solution
- Needing advanced capabilities to protect growing mobile and global workforce
- Evaluated or previously used the following vendors before choosing Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:
- Symantec/Blue Coat
- McAfee Web Gateway
The key features and functionalities of Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway that the surveyed company uses:
- Has a hybrid deployment (cloud and on-premises) location strategy for web security.
- 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 implementation of Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway as very easy.
The surveyed company achieved the following results with Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:
- Rates Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway as very effective.
- Achieved the following results after using Forcepoint Secure Web Gateway:
Expanded security coverage with integrated modules like Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB), Advanced Malware Detection (AMD), Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
Received real-time threat analysis for advanced threat protection
Received forensic reporting details provided through an advanced threat dashboard
Experienced enhanced reporting functionality within a centralized reporting system
Source: Anjani Kumar, Consultant, International Business Machines Corporation
Seguridad Web De Última Generación Para La Fuerza Laboral Global Del Futuro