Security Case Study: Avanade


Protecting Mobile Consultants and Clients

Company: Avanade

Industry: Digital Services

Location: Seattle, WA

Company Size: 10,000


Avanade is a leader in providing innovative digital services around the globe. The company needed its highly mobile consultants to work securely at client sites, on public networks, and in other vulnerable areas worldwide that are outside of the corporate network.


Cisco Umbrella


  • Strengthened protection for employees and clients against malware, ransomware, and other threats
  • Increased visibility into threats and decreased remediation time
  • Achieved fast time-to-value
Umbrella sees not only our traffic, but traffic from thousands of other customers across millions of endpoints, blocking malicious traffic before a user even has the chance to spot it.
- Joseph Paradi,
Senior Director – ITS Infrastructure, Avanade