Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems

Archived Published: 16 November 2015 ID: G00271823

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The network IPS market continues being absorbed by next-generation firewall placements at the perimeter. Next-generation IPSs offer the best protection and are responding to pressure coming from the uptake of advanced threat defense solutions and the requirement to provide cloud placements.

Table of Contents

  • Market Definition/Description
  • Magic Quadrant
    • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
      • Cisco
      • Hewlett Packard Enterprise
      • Huawei
      • IBM
      • Intel Security (McAfee)
      • NSFOCUS
      • Wins
    • Vendors Added and Dropped
      • Added
      • Dropped
  • Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria
  • Evaluation Criteria
    • Ability to Execute
    • Completeness of Vision
    • Quadrant Descriptions
      • Leaders
      • Challengers
      • Visionaries
      • Niche Players
  • Context
  • Market Overview
    • NGIPS Is Available From Leading Vendors
    • Advanced Threat Detection Is Now Available From NGIPSs
    • IPS Appliance Market Consolidation Continues, but Cloud and Pure Managed Security Service Offerings Gain Traction
    • More IPSs Get Absorbed by NGFWs; However, the Stand-Alone IPS Market Will Persist
    • IDS Is Still Widely Deployed and Effective
    • Developments in Threat Intelligence Have Implications for IPS/IDS
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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