Global manufacturer AMETEK, Inc. turned to Symantec for a multitier security solution. Results include more than 99% of spam blocked, zero detected false positives to date, US$4.5 million in annual reclaimed productivity due to blocked spam, US$48,000 first year and US$24,000 annual cost avoidance from reduced DNS traffic, no significant disruption from viruses, 75% less cost to perform URL filtering vs. firewall-based solution and half-hour to deploy Symantec Web Gateway appliance at remote site.
The world’s largest aerospace defense contractors call on BGI, a 120-employee company based in Akron, Ohio, for products and services related to military aircraft and simulators. They leverage BGI because of its real-world experience, says Bryan Hornick, BGI’s IT manager. “The majority of our people are former military pilots or air crew,” Hornick explains. “They’ve been in live-fire situations and can provide a unique perspective.”
Integrated Symantec.cloud technologies provided FIATC with a sustainable security monitoring solution—both in terms of budget and impact on existing security staff. The Symantec solutions have resulted in savings of approximately 50 percent in comparison with other options considered.