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Sanmina Relies on Zscaler to Securely Advance its Cloud-First Strategy

Sanmina Corporation

Location: Headquartered in San Jose, California, with 60 manufacturing locations in 23 countries

Industry: OEM manufacturing

User count: Approximately 45,000 employees (6,000 mobile professionals)

Zscaler products: Zscaler Internet Access, Zscaler for Google G Suite

“The power and the beauty of the Zscaler solution is that it’s very easy to work with. We’ve not only seen an improvement in performance, we have visibility that we’ve never experienced before.”

- Manesh Patel
CIO
Sanmina

Zscaler helps Silicon Valley manufacturer streamline operations and strengthen security

Sanmina embraced the cloud as early as 2009, not only for the cost benefits but also for its potential to improve productivity for Sanmina’s teams worldwide and to put the organization on a new trajectory with respect to collaboration and communication. However, the endpoint security and local firewalls on employee laptops couldn’t offer an appropriate level of protection. When Sanmina’s more than 6,000 mobile employees were outside of the network and connected directly to cloud apps, they bypassed the security perimeter, increasing their exposure to internet threats.

Zscaler provides Sanmina with a complete security stack in the cloud that encompasses access control, threat prevention, and data protection—without the need for costly, difficult-to-manage appliances.

WINS

  • Increased protection from malicious sites

  • Complete inspection of all traffic, including those with SSL-encryption

  • Secure access to private apps

  • Streamlined IT administration and operations

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