What users are saying about
14 Ratings
<a href='https://www.trustradius.com/static/about-trustradius-scoring' target='_blank' rel='nofollow noopener'>trScore algorithm: Learn more.</a>
Score 7.2 out of 100
22 Ratings
<a href='https://www.trustradius.com/static/about-trustradius-scoring' target='_blank' rel='nofollow noopener'>trScore algorithm: Learn more.</a>
Score 9.1 out of 100

Attribute Ratings

  • Cisco TrustSec and Varonis Data Security Platform are tied in 1 area: Likelihood to Recommend

Likelihood to Recommend

9.0

Cisco TrustSec

90%
1 Rating
9.0

Varonis Data Security Platform

90%
11 Ratings

Usability

Cisco TrustSec

N/A
0 Ratings
8.0

Varonis Data Security Platform

80%
1 Rating

Support Rating

Cisco TrustSec

N/A
0 Ratings
9.6

Varonis Data Security Platform

96%
6 Ratings

Likelihood to Recommend

Cisco TrustSec

  • Control access to critical enterprise resources by business role, device type, and location, so policy changes can be made without redesigning the network.
  • Easily manage access control and segmentation while maintaining compliance.
  • Create and manage policies in an easy-to-use matrix.
  • Reduce the need for costly network re-architecture by automating firewall rules and access control list (ACL) administration.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Varonis Data Security Platform

The most highlighted feature of Varonis Data Security Platform is the data analyzing mechanism. It analyzes your data all the time with some special algorithms to detect any unusual activities so that it can identify any unusual behavior or users and
take necessary action to save your sensitive data. They also offer a complete dashboard solution for their customers to control across different data stores, see their current state, and any security breaches to be addressed manually.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pros

Cisco TrustSec

  • Reduce operational expenses by simplifying network segmentation and defining security groups based on business roles, not IP addresses.
  • Limit the impact of a data breach by quickly isolating and containing threats using technology already in your network.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Varonis Data Security Platform

  • Varonis logging is very robust and captures all audit events being sent from the file servers.
  • The ability to report and alert on Active Directory account events works very well with file activity monitoring. It can show the complete picture of what an account did while being used.
  • Have a customizable dashboard is great for being able to show upper management information that only pertains to them.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Cons

Cisco TrustSec

  • Help and solutions if needed, support
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Varonis Data Security Platform

  • Implementation can be challenging in some areas and can only be executed by the vendor
  • Implementation can only be executed by the vendor and additional work can be chargeable
  • Licensing can be improved upon
  • Agent based so implementation can be longer than expected
Philip Clarke | TrustRadius Reviewer

Pricing Details

Cisco TrustSec

General

Free Trial
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Entry-level set up fee?

Starting Price

Varonis Data Security Platform

General

Free Trial
Yes
Free/Freemium Version
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
Yes
Entry-level set up fee?
No

Starting Price

Usability

Cisco TrustSec

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Varonis Data Security Platform

Varonis Data Security Platform 8.0
Based on 1 answer
I wish the cost was a little bit lower and increase functionality and features would give it 10/10.
Gus Awad | TrustRadius Reviewer

Support Rating

Cisco TrustSec

No score
No answers yet
No answers on this topic

Varonis Data Security Platform

Varonis Data Security Platform 9.6
Based on 6 answers
Support has always been very responsive and addressed any issues we may have had in the past. Some local engineers are willing to come onsite or work over a web session to discuss creating a new rule set or look at some issues. Getting issues address has never been a problem. There was one feature we had trouble getting to function correctly, but support and local engineers were willing to work with us as much as needed to get it working correctly for our organization.
Rodney Barnhardt | TrustRadius Reviewer

Alternatives Considered

Cisco TrustSec

No answers on this topic

Varonis Data Security Platform

Actually, we didn't expend much time evaluating other file auditing platforms. We chose Varonis just after a serious incident and we had already heard about Varonis at a Netapp event. So it was an easy choice. We called Varonis and asked them for a PoC, that's it. The PoC became a production and it is running until this day.
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Return on Investment

Cisco TrustSec

  • Reduction in IT operational costs
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Varonis Data Security Platform

  • The positive ROI has been in time spent now vs. pre Varonis tracking down permissions and access to folders in a share environment
  • The built in policy rules were very helpful after learning how to properly apply them
  • Quick snapshot into our sensitive data repositories has been a major win for our Security team
Anonymous | TrustRadius Reviewer

Add comparison