Case Study: Under Armour

26 March 2013 Sophos Case Study

Business Challenge

  • Under Armour’s endpoint solution was difficult to manage, creating many challenges.
  • They needed a more manageable solution that could prevent or block potentially unwanted applications (PUA).
  • Concerned about data protection, Under Armour needed a more efficient way to keep their customers’ and their own data safe.

Technology Solutions

  • Sophos’ Enterprise Console was able standardize all company policies across all endpoints by syncing with Active Directory.
  • SafeGuard Easy let Under Armour encrypt all of their valuable data while removing all worries of losing encryption keys.
  • The support team at Sophos let Under Armour roll out regular updates, standardize policy and protection data without hiring any additional staff.

Business Results

  • Under Armour now keeps all of their users protected with consistent policies across all of their endpoints.
  • The IT Team can now focus on business problems, thanks to the time they’ve won back using Sophos’ at-a-glance dashboards, remote monitoring and automation of day-to-day management tasks.
  • They’ve reported that Sophos’ light touch has allowed their network to run quicker and more efficiently.