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Chairman & CEO at a tech vendor with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 20
A stable solution with cyber intelligence feature for preventing threats to the database

What is our primary use case?

We use it to prevent threats to the database. It is like a firewall in front of the database servers.

What is most valuable?

The cyber intelligence feature is the most valuable. 

What needs improvement?

It is very expensive. Its price can be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is easy to scale technically, but it is so expensive.  We have about five administrators who use this solution.

How are customer service and technical support?

Their technical support is very good. In a few situations, they took too long to respond. I would rate them a nine out…

What is our primary use case?

We use it to prevent threats to the database. It is like a firewall in front of the database servers.

What is most valuable?

The cyber intelligence feature is the most valuable. 

What needs improvement?

It is very expensive. Its price can be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for three years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is easy to scale technically, but it is so expensive. 

We have about five administrators who use this solution.

How are customer service and technical support?

Their technical support is very good. In a few situations, they took too long to respond. I would rate them a nine out of ten.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is easy. It took us four weeks to deploy it.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

It is very expensive.

What other advice do I have?

I would advise others to use a professional service to certify for the latest implementations. I would rate Imperva SecureSphere Database Security a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Partner
Information Security Specialist with 51-200 employees
Real User
It is user-friendly, stable, and scalable

What is our primary use case?

It is mainly used for database activity monitoring. Some customers use it to monitor all transactions in the database, such as privilege operations, grant commands. They collect all the data and see all transactions and store them. Sometimes, they also use security alerts with the database update monitoring, but generally, it is used only for regulations.

What is most valuable?

It has a user-friendly interface. It is a stable and scalable product. 

What needs improvement?

Its reporting can be improved. The reporting feature is currently not good enough for our clients.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for about five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Stability is its main…

What is our primary use case?

It is mainly used for database activity monitoring. Some customers use it to monitor all transactions in the database, such as privilege operations, grant commands. They collect all the data and see all transactions and store them. Sometimes, they also use security alerts with the database update monitoring, but generally, it is used only for regulations.

What is most valuable?

It has a user-friendly interface. It is a stable and scalable product. 

What needs improvement?

Its reporting can be improved. The reporting feature is currently not good enough for our clients.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for about five years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Stability is its main feature. There aren't any stability-related issues.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

I have contacted them. Sometimes, they are good, and sometimes, they are not. 

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup was really easy. It took us two hours to deploy. 

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution. I would rate Imperva SecureSphere Database Security a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Partner
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Security Specialist at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
Reasonably priced, performs well, and stable

What is our primary use case?

Imperva SecureSphere Database Security is used to store data for if there is an emergency we can restore it.

What is most valuable?

The performance of the solution is good.

What needs improvement?

The solution could improve by having more integration.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Imperva SecureSphere Database Security for six months.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Imperva SecureSphere Database Security is scalable. We have three people in my organization using the solution.

How are customer service and support?

I have not needed to use the support.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is…

What is our primary use case?

Imperva SecureSphere Database Security is used to store data for if there is an emergency we can restore it.

What is most valuable?

The performance of the solution is good.

What needs improvement?

The solution could improve by having more integration.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Imperva SecureSphere Database Security for six months.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Imperva SecureSphere Database Security is scalable.

We have three people in my organization using the solution.

How are customer service and support?

I have not needed to use the support.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

We have five engineers that do the implementation and maintenance of the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price of the solution is reasonable and it requires a license.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Imperva SecureSphere Database Security a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

On-premises
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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