ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation

Japanese system integrator reduces operational burdens, while boosting Web access and security. ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation (CTC) is Japan’s leading system integrator, serving a wide range of industries, such as information and telecommunications, finance, distribution, and manufacturing. Considering CTC’s role as an IT solution provider, the Internet is an essential part of its service infrastructure. In other words, a safe and secure Internet environment is critical for the company’s success.

Challenge

CTC needed to improve the performance of Web access to meet the increased availability requirements of Web mail, online storage and other convenient online services. At the same time, they had to enhance their security to reduce the risk of breaches and information disclosures.

Solution

CTC deployed the Blue Coat Secure Web Gateway solution, comprising ProxySG appliances, WebFilter with WebPulse, and Reporter, to improve the security and responsiveness of their Internet access.

Benefits

  • Significantly improved Web access performance, with Web caching
  • Stronger security and policy compliance
  • Reduction in operational burden
  • Increased productivity
  • Visualization of user activities that enabled prompt log analysis